A civilian formerly working for the U.S. Navy as a contracting supervisor in Asia was arrested Tuesday in connection with the huge bribery scandal involving Singapore-based contractor Glenn Defense Marine Asia (GDMA).… Continue Reading
Posts Tagged: Philippines
Many business organizations today, despite decades of research and findings to the contrary, don’t understand the benefits of emotional intelligence (the soft skills). They don’t get it that when leaders connect better with employees, and employees connect better with each other, there are big performance and ethical improvements.… Continue Reading
Last year, 17,958 people were killed in terrorist attacks, 61% more than the previous year. More than 80% of all deaths from terrorist attacks occurred in five of the world’s most corrupt countries — Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria, and Syria.… Continue Reading
The Philippines has always been known to be one of the world’s most corrupt countries. That perception has done much to erode the nation’s credibility and has resulted in its citizens seeming lack of hope and perpetual cynicism.… Continue Reading
Anti-corruption authorities in the Philippines are preparing to arrest three powerful senators after they were indicted Friday by an anti-graft court.
The former CEO of PetroTiger Ltd. — a British Virgin Islands oil and gas company with operations in Colombia and offices in New Jersey — was indicted Friday for bribing an official at Ecopetrol SA, Colombia’s state-controlled oil company, and defrauding PetroTiger by taking kickbacks.… Continue Reading
Part 1 of this three-part series looked at some statistics on women’s experience with corruption.
Part 2 explored strategies that can help reduce women’s experience with corruption.
This final segment will look at how corruption has impacted women and how women — supported by public-service groups — have fought corruption in their communities.… Continue Reading
Two former CEOs of PetroTiger Ltd., a British Virgin Islands oil and gas company with operations in Colombia and offices in New Jersey, were charged with Foreign Corrupt Practices Act-related offenses, fraud and money laundering.… Continue Reading