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In Vietnam, a delicate dance with and against bribery

Surveys continually reflect how deeply bribery has come to color Vietnamese life.

Vietnam jails whistleblower linked to bribery case

The man said he was trying to expose corruption, but his efforts seem to have backfired on him.

Samsung Group chief denies all charges as 'trial of the century' begins

Jay Y. Lee has been charged with bribery, embezzlement and other offences in a major corruption scandal.
March 09, 2017 | 03:48 pm GMT+7

900 million in Asia had to pay bribes last year - survey

Bribery rates were highest in India and Vietnam while Japan and South Korea reported the lowest incidences.
March 07, 2017 | 01:28 pm GMT+7

Samsung heir indicted for bribery, embezzlement - prosecutors

Samsung's vice chairman Lee Jae-Yong Lee has also been accused of bribing a confidante of S.Korea's president to secure policy favors.
February 28, 2017 | 01:29 pm GMT+7

S.Korean prosecutors on the hunt for Samsung heir

The Samsung heir is accused of spending corporate funds on under-the-table deals.
January 16, 2017 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

Over 40 percent of small companies in Vietnam pay bribes: survey

Unofficial payments helped them complete tax and customs procedures.
November 10, 2016 | 09:57 am GMT+7

Australian official's jail term doubled over illegal visas for Vietnamese

He took more than $430,000 in bribes to approve visas for 59 people from the Philippines and Vietnam.
October 25, 2016 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

Vietnam targets families of public officials in anti-corruption drive

The anti-corruption bill looks to scrutinize the assets of their spouses, minor children.
August 22, 2016 | 05:45 am GMT+7

Probes continue after Vietnam cops arrested for taking bribes to overlook overloaded trucks

In two years, the three cops pocketed $160,000 in bribes.
July 24, 2016 | 08:22 am GMT+7

Nicaraguan ex-FIFA official pleads not guilty in U.S. bribery case

A former FIFA official from Nicaragua who was responsible for overseeing the soccer governing body's development efforts in Central America pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to U.S. ...
May 19, 2016 | 09:25 am GMT+7

Man arrested after exposing corruption on Facebook

After Tran Minh Loi posted evidence of a police officer accepting a VND60 million ($2,700) bribe on Facebook, he was arrested for cooperating with those handing over the money.
March 24, 2016 | 05:01 pm GMT+7

Vietnam aims for $2.56 billion in Japanese ODA

Vietnam hopes official development assistance from Japan will reach JPY300 billion ($2.56 billion) for the 2015 fiscal year, three times higher than in 2014, Vietnam’s Minister of ...
March 04, 2016 | 07:29 pm GMT+7