Anger over Indonesian democratic reversal
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In the early hours of Friday morning, Indonesia’s House of Representatives did the unthinkable – passed a bill abolishing direct regional elections by an overwhelming majority. Two hundred and twenty ...

China media: Bribery trial
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Papers highlight the corruption crackdown as a high-ranking planning official went on trial for accepting millions of dollars in bribes. Liu Tienan was the National Development and Reform Commission deputy ...

France ‘s ex-President Sarkozy ‘s corruption case ‘suspended ‘
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A corruption investigation against French former President Nicolas Sarkozy has been suspended, French media say. They quote judicial sources as saying that Paris appeals court will now study a request ...

China gamblers go to Vegas as spending crackdown hits macau
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China’s high-spending gamblers are looking to bet outside Macau amid a government assault on corruption and extravagance, and that’s boosting casinos from the Philippines to the Las Vegas Strip.Visitors from ...

Corruption revealed in Azerbaijan’s education system
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Corruption has been revealed in the education system of Azerbaijan.The file submitted by the Ministry of Education regarding the illegal actions of the officials of Absheron District Education Department was ...

New aspects of Armenian offshore scandal revealing
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The notorious offshore scandal in Armenia is entering a new stage as the victim of the illegal business deal wants to meet directly with the former prime minister of the ...

Preliminary hearing held on financial irregularities detected in Azerbaijan University of Languages
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Baku Court of Grave Crimes has today held a preliminary hearing on the criminal case launched against financial irregularities detected in Azerbaijan University of Languages.Personal data were defined during the ...

Azerbaijan reveals illegal admission of 69 applicants to colleges
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The fact of illegal students admission to Lankaran State Humanitarian College has been revealed in Azerbaijan.The file submitted by the State Students Admission Commission (SSAC) regarding the illegal students admission ...

China media: Mooncake corruption
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Media back the government’s decision to ban officials from using public funds to buy mooncakes as gifts during the Mid-Autumn (or Moon) Festival. Giving mooncakes to relatives and business associates ...

FIFA finance watchdog member arrested on corruption charges
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FIFA faces more embarrassment after a member of its financial watchdog was arrested on suspicion of corruption and money-laundering in the Cayman Islands. Canover Watson, one of eight members of ...