[SAO PAULO] Brazilian meatpacker BRF SA has admitted to bribing food inspectors with bank deposits and health benefits, police said on Tuesday, although the company itself avoided raids as it was...

MANAGEMENT UNLEASHED

A SUBSTANTIAL part of a company's compliance today has to do with bribery. Bribery is the act of giving or receiving something of value in return for something else of value which the other party...

[RIO DE JANEIRO] The chief executive of a natural gas pipeline unit of Brazilian state oil firm Petrobras has been removed, the company told Reuters on Thursday, after a middleman in a graft...

STRATEGY SPOTLIGHT

CORPORATE malfeasance in the form of corruption and bribery is a major risk that many organisations have to deal with. Even in Singapore, which has forged a reputation as a "clean" place for doing...

[HONG KONG] JPMorgan's former Asia investment banking vice-chair, Catherine Leung, pleaded not guilty to charges of bribery in a Hong Kong court on Thursday.

[WASHINGTON] A US diplomat was sentenced to 40 months in prison on Tuesday for lying to investigators about money she received from Chinese intelligence agents in exchange for US documents.

[NEW YORK] Global retail chain Walmart agreed on Thursday to pay US$282 million to settle long-running US probes over charges it did too little to prevent bribery of foreign officials as it...

[BUENOS AIRES] A court on Wednesday sentenced former Argentine minister Jose Lopez to six years in prison after he was caught by police trying to hide bags stuffed with US$9 million in cash at a...

[NEW YORK] Insys Therapeutics has agreed to pay US$225 million to settle criminal and civil probes of its unlawful marketing of an opioid painkiller, the US Justice Department said on Wednesday....

[WASHINGTON] The US Department of Justice is seeking documents from Citgo Petroleum Corp as part of an investigation into bribery by US suppliers involving its Venezuelan parent, state-owned...