Former Prime Minister of Israel, Ehud Olmert, was sentenced Tuesday to six years in prison for taking bribes while serving as mayor of Jerusalem.… Continue Reading
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev ordered the heads of Russia’s two largest banks — state-owned Sberbank and VTB Group — to report their income, expenses and assets as mandated by an anti-corruption law passed in 2012.… Continue Reading
The Pulitzer-prize winning NY Times reporter David Barstow famously wrote in 2012 that Walmart was an “aggressive and creative corrupter, offering large payoffs to get what the law otherwise prohibited. It used bribes to subvert democratic governance — public votes, open debates, transparent procedures.… Continue Reading
Over the past two decades, trade and investment agreements between countries have increasingly ventured beyond traditional technical issues to touch upon such matters as labor conditions, environmental safeguards and corruption.