In Vietnam, the fight against corruption is in full swing

Vietnamese Communist Party Secretary General Nguyen Phu Trong speaks outside parliament in Hanoi, Vietnam, July 20, 2021. NHAC NGUYEN / AFP A Vietnamese private company specializing in medical equipment, Viet A Technology won a state grant in February 2020 to develop, with the Academy of Military Medicine, a Covid-19 detection test. “made in Vietnam”. The … Read more

In Somalia, the president suspends his prime minister whom he accuses of corruption

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed during the inauguration of Cyril Ramaphosa, President of South Africa, in May 2019, in Pretoria. JEROME DELAY / AP In the aftermath of a public dispute over the elections, Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed announced on Monday (December 27th) that he was suspending the prime minister, Mohamed Hussein Roble, in … Read more

Corruption. Portugal has the worst record of the decade

Denmark and New Zealand remain at the top of the Corruption Perceptions Index table. In 2011, 35 percent of corruption defendants were convicted. A figure that rose to 74 percent in 2020. In the last ten years, more than 1100 defendants have been constituted on suspicion of corruption, of which more than half are public … Read more

The FBI arrests the mayor of Guaynabo, Ángel Pérez, for public corruption

Carolina – The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) executed two new arrests for public corruption this morning, including the mayor of Guaynabo, Angel Perez, he knew The new day. Pérez’s arrest was made at his residence in Guaynabo, sources from this medium reported. The FBI spokeswoman in Puerto Rico, Limary Cruz Rubio, confirmed the arrests … Read more

Corruption in Switzerland, instructions for use

GENEVA LETTER The “Small Swiss manual for white-collar criminals” from the NGO Public Eye details the country’s weaknesses in terms of corruption. PUBLIC EYE There is not a drop of oil in Switzerland, yet all sales of crude oil from the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea go through the seventh floor of a modern … Read more

The United States accuses 3 Colombians and 2 Venezuelans of being part of the corruption scheme associated with Alex Saab

Drafting BBC News World Three hours Image source, Getty Images Caption, Vielma Mora (first from the left) was governor of the State of Táchira between 2013 and 2017. Three Colombian citizens and two Venezuelans, including a Chavista high command, were accused by a Florida court of executing a corruption scheme that profited from importing food … Read more

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz announces his resignation after corruption charges

Sebastian Kurz just before his address in Vienna, Saturday October 9, 2021. GEORG HOCHMUTH / AFP Austrian Chancellor Kurz, suspected of corruption, announced his resignation on Saturday 9 October. “It would be irresponsible to slip into months of chaos or deadlock”, Kurz told reporters in Vienna, explaining that he was stepping down to ” stability … Read more

Austria: Raid in the Chancellery in Vienna – Chancellor Sebastian Kurz under suspicion. He vehemently rejects the allegations. – Politics abroad

Serious allegations against Austria Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. The Austrian public prosecutor’s office accuses him of infidelity, bribery and corruption. Kurz and his team are said to have allegedly used criminal methods on their way to power in the party and state. Investigators arrived on Wednesday to secure materials in the Chancellery, the ÖVP headquarters, the … Read more

In Austria, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz targeted by corruption investigation

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz at a press conference in Vienna, September 8, 2021. LEONHARD FOEGER / REUTERS The Austrian public prosecutor’s office announced on Wednesday (October 6th) that a corruption investigation was targeting Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, the latter being suspected of having used government funds to secure favorable media coverage. “Sebastian Kurz and nine other … Read more

damning report on corruption at the ministry of health

Former South African Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize, in Polokwane, in March 2020. GUILLEM SARTORIO / AFP In South Africa, investigators are calling for the indictment of a former senior official and sanctions against former health minister Zweli Mkhize, in a damning report released Wednesday (September 29) on corruption at the health ministry, with the … Read more