Monthly Archives: Abril 2014

FIFA urged to back probe of Qatar World Cup

Anti-corruption advisers appointed by FIFA say it’s important to give “a convincing and transparent answer” to allegations about Qatar’s selection as 2022 World Cup host. The advisory panel chaired by Swiss law professor Mark Pieth says FIFA’s ethics committee investigating the 2018-2022 World Cup hosting decisions “should not rest until there is a conclusive answer.” The […]

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Voters Disapprove of Cuomo’s Shutdown of Anticorruption Panel, Poll Shows

Voters across New York overwhelmingly disagree with Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s decision to disband a commission that he had appointed to investigate corruption in state government, according to a poll released on Tuesday by Siena College. Mr. Cuomo decided to shut down the panel, known as the Moreland Commission, after reaching a deal with lawmakers last month to enact […]

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Jorge Silva Carvalho: “Houve pessoas que agiram como ratos”

O ex-espião fala abertamente pela primeira vez desde que começou o “escândalo das secretas”. Nega que tenha sido corrompido, desmente ter montado um projecto de poder na maçonaria e garante que nunca passou informação privilegiada a Nuno Vasconcellos ou a qualquer quadro da Ongoing. Sábado

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Câmara nega corrupção

A Câmara Municipal continua sem conhecimento de qualquer processo sobre suspeitas de corrupção, como informou esta manha a Antena 1 Açores. Num esclarecimento assinado e enviado esta tarde às redações pelo presidente da Edilidade, Manuel Avelar considera a noticia uma “calúnia de dimensão gravíssima” e acusa o seu autor de “falta de profissionalismo”. RTP1

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Ecclestone Faces Final Lap at F-1 With Bribery Trial

After 19 years in the driver’s seat of Formula One, a bribery trial in Munich may be the start of Bernie Ecclestone’s final lap running the racing series. Ecclestone goes on trial tomorrow over allegations he paid a $44 million bribe to facilitate the sale of Formula One in 2005. Judges in two countries have already found […]

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Suspeita de Corrupção: Câmara da Graciosa está em tribunal

Em tribunal está um processo de suspeita de corrupção, favorecimento e recebimento indevido na Câmara Municipal de Santa Cruz da Graciosa. O caso envolve obras no concelho. O principal suspeito indicado pela acusação é o presidente da autarquia, Manuel Avelar, que, à Antena 1 Açores, disse desconhecer o processo. Antena 1 Açores

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Daniel Bessa: A ética pode ser um factor de competitividade

A experiência de Daniel Bessa diz-lhe que as empresas têm vindo a adoptar, de forma crescente, procedimentos éticos. Uma das razões é o facto de ter retorno, pois pode ser um factor de competitividade. Jornal de Negócios

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Former Deutsche Bank Salesman Admits Bribery in Tokyo

Former Deutsche Bank AG (DBK) salesman Shigeru Echigo admitted to bribery charges in Tokyo and said he acted on instructions from his managers, as authorities push brokerages to be more judicious in entertaining clients. At the start of his trial in the Tokyo District Court today, Echigo accepted prosecutors’ argument that he bribed a pension fund executive […]

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New EU law to help investors pick good corporate citizens

Investors looking for companies with good environmental, social and governance track records will find the job easier after European politicians ruled that thousands of firms must reveal their performance as corporate citizens. Trillions of dollars of pension fund, insurer and mutual fund money is already invested in companies that are screened for a range of ethical […]

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Biden Urges Ukrainian Leaders to Fight ‘Cancer of Corruption’

In a display of Washington’s support for the interim authorities here, Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. signaled on Tuesday that the United States was ready to support them in securing a unified Ukraine but urged the country’s leadership to battle “the cancer of corruption.” Mr. Biden’s remarks, during a visit designed to show high-level backing […]

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