Tag: bribery

Anti Corruption Glossary

Corruption comes in many forms, and there are many ways to challenge it.

To Pay or Not to Pay: Airbus Faces Dilemma as Bribery Probes Loom

Court says planemaker failed to prove corruption by partners, as a result, Airbus faces court orders to pay intermediaries.

Fake News: an emerging threat to anti-corruption activists

How can a single fabricated news video impede the momentum of anticorruption activists and reformers.

A heart breaking video about the real life consequences of corruption. Must see!

An heart breaking video about the real life effects and consequences of corruption and bribery. A must see!

More CEOs than ever are getting fired for ethical lapses

The number of CEOs fired for ethical lapses has climbed dramatically over the last decade, according to PwC, the accounting and consulting firm that compiled the data. The numbers are still small—only a tiny minority of CEOs are tossed out for ethics violations, compared to other reasons—but they doubled in the US and Canada, to ...

Supply chain: Theft in distribution centers is a growing threat

Theft in distribution is a growing threat in the US, security expert Barry Brandman of Danbee Investigations said during a very interesting presentation last week at the annual Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC) conference in Ft. Worth. One recent change fueling the increase: the internet, which now provides a global marketplace where pilfered goods ...

U.S. has no beef with spoiled Brazilian meat

After reports of inspectors taking bribes to allow the sale of contaminated meat, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is now testing shipments of raw beef and ready-to-eat meat products originating from Brazil. According to reports, meatpackers in Brazil have been shipping out Salmonella-tainted beef products--a problem that is known and ignored by some official ...

Expect rise in bribery and corruption in 2017 reveals ABC Report

Thirty-five percent of risks and compliance professionals participating in a joint study by Kroll and the Ethisphere Institute believe that bribery and corruption will go up in 2017. The report titled “Anti-Bribery and Corruption Benchmarking Report” also revealed that respondents believed the top risks to their anti-bribery and corruption programs will come from third party ...

ISO 37001 – Anti-Bribery Management Systems

Bribery is one of the world’s most destructive and challenging issues. With over US$ 1 trillion paid in bribes each year, the consequences are catastrophic, reducing quality of life, increasing poverty and eroding public trust. Yet despite efforts on national and international levels to tackle bribery, it remains a significant issue. Recognizing this, ISO has ...

What is a Bribe?

Whoever has been in the financial crime sector long enough knows that corruption uses many words but… corruption. The title might be thought provoking but I have never seen anyone talking freely and openly about bribery and corruption and it is also quite obvious why; it is illegal. Most of the times we tend to ...

ISO publishes powerful new tool to combat bribery

A new business tool designed to fight bribery is now published. ISO 37001 is the first international anti-bribery management system standard designed to help organizations combat bribery risk in their own operations and throughout their global value chains. It has the potential to reduce corporate risk and costs related to bribery by providing a manageable ...

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