Monthly Archives: Março 2013

Paulo Morais “intimado” a concretizar acusações de corrupção nas PPP

Dirigente da Integridade e Transparência alega liberdade de expressão e pondera uma queixa. As acusações feitas pelo vice-presidente da Associação Cívica Transparência e Integridade (TIAC) sobre crimes de corrupção praticados por anteriores e actual governo nas Parcerias Público Privadas (PPP) continuam a aquecer o Parlamento. E a inflamar o PS e o PSD. Económico

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Russia’s Corruption Hampers Growth, Rating, Moody’s Says

Russia’s low debt and deficit levels are insufficient to win the country its first credit- rating upgrade in almost five years because of corruption and weak rule of law, Moody’s Investors Service said. “With respect to the post-crisis growth potential, it’s clearly constrained by a weak rule of law and the high corruption levels,” Dietmar Hornung, a […]

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Judge in charge of Sarkozy corruption case receives death threat

The judge overseeing the corruption case against former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has received a death threat and bullets in the post. Sarkozy denies claims that he accepted illegal donations from one of the world’s richest wome, L’Oréal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, to fund his successful 2007 electoral campaign. Euronews

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When corruption kills: The search for justice in Brazil and beyond

This week’s news that the Brazilian authorities are seeking criminal charges (both murder and manslaughter) against more than a dozen individuals in relation to the January’s devastating nightclub fire that, at last count, had killed 241 people  in the Southern Brazilian city of Santa Maria is a welcome step forward for relatives and survivors. Yet the labourious and […]

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Najib Uses Public Humiliation With Graft Gallery: Southeast Asia

Malaysia’s government is using public humiliation in its war on graft as Prime Minister Najib Razak seeks to show voters that he’s getting tough on corruption ahead of an election that may be held within weeks. Bloomberg

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Ricciardi processa “Correio da Manhã”

O presidente executivo do BES Investimento (BESI), José Maria Ricciardi vai processar o “Correio da Manhã” pela notícia que o aponta como arguido no âmbito do processo que investiga as privatizações da EDP e da REN. Segundo o mesmo, o banqueiro é suspeito de tráfico de influências e fraude fiscal.  ionline

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EPFL cria programa para combater manipulação de resultados

A Associação Europeia das Ligas de Futebol Profissional (EPFL), em conjunto com a organização e a Liga alemã, anunciaram o lançamento de um projecto para prevenir a manipulação de resultados. Público

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Kenyan election: corruption, incompetence or rigging?

Kenya’s Supreme Court has until Saturday, March 30 to rule on the validity of the recent presidential election result, in what is regarded as a major test of the country’s newly reformed judiciary. TrustLaw

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Corruption, disasters key risks for Indian companies – survey

Strikes, political instability, cyber security and corruption have emerged as the biggest risks facing India’s booming business sector, but terrorism, natural disasters and crimes against women are also perceived as key threats, a new survey says. Reuters

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Post-2015 process must prioritise basic needs for the poorest

A big difference between the millennium development goals (MDGs) and the post-2015 agenda is that extensive efforts are being made to find out what matters most to the poor. The MDGs, put crudely, were cooked up in the basement of the UN headquarters in New York, albeit by the best development experts. The Guardian

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