Police in Canada arrested seven people, including officials of IBM and its local partner, along with employees of Quebec’s tax agency for alleged corruption in connection with a $24 million contract.… Continue Reading
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The former chief of Quebec’s most powerful labor union and its billion-dollar pension fund denied being influenced by expensive gifts from a construction boss.
Michel Arsenault, left, the president of the Quebec Federation of Labour from 2007 until 2013, said during four days of testimony last week to a government panel that he returned expensive gifts to businessman Tony Accurso and paid for a $100,000 home renovation himself.… Continue Reading
A Quebec government panel looking into corruption saw a photo Monday of a powerful union boss having his back soaped by a real estate developer who’s facing charges of fraud and influence peddling.… Continue Reading