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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Orsi out at Finmeccanica

Photo courtesy of Finmeccanica USAThe chairman and CEO of Italian defense giant Finmeccanica, Giuseppe Orsi, has resigned following his arrest Tuesday for alleged illegal payments overseas.

He has also left Finmeccanica’s board, according to a report from Reuters.… Continue Reading

China Corruption Blotter (February 15, 2013)

Former Jiangxi Province deputy secretary-general Wu Zhiming was recently sentenced to death with two years reprieve, stripped of all political rights, and had all assets confiscated for corruption involving $7.6 million.… Continue Reading

Global Contagion Report: Indoguna Otama

Country: Indonesia

Company Involved: Indoguna Otama

Industry: Consumer Goods

Industry Subsector: Farming & Fishing

Officials Involved: Lutfi Hasan Ishaaq, president of PKS political party; agriculture minister Soswono

Enforcement Action: Investigation

Summary: Two directors of Indoguna Utama, Juardi Effendi and Arya Abdi Effendi, were arrested with one billion rupiah (US $101,000), allegedly a bribe for Lutfi Hasan Ishaaq.… Continue Reading