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Thousands of young Slovaks protest corruption -- High school students start a national outcry

AFP

© AFP | The rally in Slovakia’s capital Bratislava was organised by a couple of high school students

BRATISLAVA (AFP) – Several thousand young Slovaks on Tuesday protested in the EU member’s capital, calling for the dismissal of the interior minister and police officials for allegedly not doing enough to fight corruption. 183 mots de plus

The U.S. Combating Global Corruption Act Is a Worthwhile Proposal that Deserves More Attention

I know a lot of what I write on this blog is pessimistic, critiical, or both, but every once in a while it’s nice to call attention to some positive, encouraging developments. 1 826 mots de plus

Commentary

Canada's doors are 'wide open' for criminals to launder money in real estate: report

Give us your criminal, your corrupt, your anonymous masses.

It’s a message that Canada is sending to the world with its « doors wide open » approach to money laundering in real estate, says a new report by  808 mots de plus

Canada

Shock, Horror: ECB Not as “Independent” as it Claims – Report

Transparency International whacks at a central bank.

The European Central Bank has found itself in the rare position of having to defend itself in the public arena following the release of a scathing report on its perceived lack of political independence. 213 mots de plus

Brussels Business

HOW ATTRACTIVE IS KAZAKHSTSAN TO FOREIGN INVESTORS?

Years ago, a few small foreign mining companies with a presence in Kazakhstan abruptly departed from the country.  This was after one mining company had its project taken away and awarded to yet another foreign company.  1 467 mots de plus

Magu to Speak at Transparency International Conference March 21

Days after the Senate rejected his nomination, Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has been invited by two leading anti-corruption organizations, the Transparency International and Global Witness to speak at an international conference on money laundering and assets recovery on March 21, 2017 in London. 198 mots de plus

News

Corruption, 2016

Transparency International is a non-governmental organization, headquartered in Berlin, with a mission to document and root out public corruption worldwide. The organization defines corruption as « the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. 511 mots de plus

Ethics And Morality