Thailand’s anti-corruption body said Tuesday it filed charges against Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra for irregularities in the government’s rice-buying scheme.… Continue Reading
China walked away from a deal to buy 1.2 million tonnes of rice from Thailand after Thai authorities launched a corruption probe into a controversial subsidy to rice farmers.
Thailand’s commerce minister told reporters Tuesday that China lacked confidence in the arrangement after the National Anti-Corruption Commission in Thailand began to investigate the country’s rice-buying scheme.… Continue Reading
Last week, Enrique Peña Nieto (left) took power as the new president of Mexico.
With fighting corruption at the top of his agenda, the forty-six year old president is already working with Mexico’s Congress to impose structural reforms, including the creation of a centralized National Anti-Corruption Commission.… Continue Reading