Bribery

Bribery is defined by Black's Law Dictionary as the offering, giving, receiving, or soliciting of any item of value to influence the actions of an official, or other person, in charge of a public or legal duty. With regard to governmental operations, essentially, bribery is "Corrupt solicitation, acceptance, or transfer of value in exchange for official action." Gifts of money or other items of value which are otherwise available to everyone on an equivalent basis, and not for dishonest purposes, is not bribery. Offering a discount or a refund to all purchasers is a legal rebate and is not bribery. …

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UNHCR: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees · 13 June 2024 English

The Global Trends report provides key statistical trends on forced displacement. It includes the latest official statistics on refugees, asylum-seekers, internally displaced and stateless people, as well as the number …

physical violence Sexual violence Kidnapping Death Bribery / extortion Detention Robbery Physical violence


NYU: New York University · 13 June 2024 English

The head of the Ukrainian Bar Association outlines progress and challenges in this parallel fight to the military battle against Russia. The post Corruption in Ukraine: Myths and Reality appeared …


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

Governments across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region increasingly recognize the transformative potential of digitalizing the public sector through GovTech approaches. GovTech as defined by the World Bank …

charges related to “engaging in a large-scale bribery scheme involving the use of sham consultants to


Macquarie Bank Limited · 5 June 2024 English

No independent verification or advice None of the Dealers or the Agents (as defined in the Conditions) act as the adviser of or owe any fiduciary or other duties to …

illegal payments, counter-terrorism financing, anti-bribery and corruption and adherence to anti-money laundering breaching financial crime related laws, sanctions or bribery and corruption laws. The Macquarie Bank Group’s


Macquarie Bank Limited · 5 June 2024 English

No review of affairs of MGL or the Macquarie Group None of the Dealers or the Agents undertakes to review the financial condition or affairs of MGL or the Macquarie …

illegal payments, counter-terrorism financing, anti-bribery and corruption and adherence to anti- money laundering breaching financial crime related laws, sanctions, or bribery and corruption laws. The Macquarie Group’s ability


World Bank Group · 4 June 2024 English

Banking on Women Who Trade Across Borders highlights the need for gender equality in international trade and trade finance, emphasizing its importance for sustainable development in emerging markets. The positive …

particularly small-scale traders, face a higher risk of bribery and harassment than male entrepreneurs (World Bank


Amnesty International · 3 June 2024 English

The Republic of Congo’s coastline is the center of the country’s industrial activity. Oil – the country’s main source of revenue – is extracted and exported, as are other raw …

intensification of the fight against corruption, fraud and bribery through the consolidation of good governance within


LSE: London School of Economics and Political Science · 3 June 2024 English

From the Covid inquiry, to the Royal Mail postmasters and the NHS infected blood scandals, Britain’s fragmented “integrity institutions” have repeatedly shown that they cannot prevent overt corruption and endemic …


EU: European Union · 30 May 2024 English

parties, no evidence is forthcoming of foreign bribery being tackled adequately and there is not a focus


ILSR: Institute for Local Self-Reliance · 30 May 2024 English

Upcharge: Hidden Costs of Electric Utility Monopoly Power, is a deep dive into the problems associated with the 100-year-old model granting private companies exclusive power over the public resource of …

when found culpable in elaborate multi-million bribery scandals, investor-owned utilities have yet to weak, even after the FBI uncovered a yearslong bribery scheme orchestrated by several executives of Commonwealth a 2016 law passed by dint of a massive ComEd bribery scheme was worth $1.8 billion to the Chicago-based


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