July 17, 2018

High ranking members of Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) are suing investigative journalist Pelin Ünker and her newspaper Cumhuriyet – not for inaccurate reporting, but for the “damage to their reputation” caused by their part in the international Paradise Papers investigation into offshore tax havens. “Turkey’s former prime minister Binali Yildirim, and President […]

Development cooperation is repeatedly being criticised. Some people complain that it is a “waste of money” that would better be spent at home. Others wonder whether investments make sense in view of corruption in many places. Yet others claim that official development assistance (ODA) actually causes poverty by creating dependencies and absolving governments of their […]

Farhan arrived at the commission office in Dhaka on Tuesday morning, and was questioned by ACC Deputy Director SMM Akhter Hamid Bhuiyan The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is quizzing the Director of Intridip Group, Farhan Yabubur Rahman, on allegations of money laundering.  Farhan arrived at the commission office in Dhaka on Tuesday morning, and was questioned […]