Corruption

A Panamanian Sloth Image: Flickr / marthaenpiet The recent moves by the Panamanian government to clean up its image in the wake of the Panama Papers scandal may eventually lead to a more transparency and accountable financial sector.   But only if the pressure is kept on the Panamanian government. President of Panama Juan Carlos VarelaImage: […]

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A Panamanian Sloth Image: Flickr / marthaenpiet The recent moves by the Panamanian government to clean up its image in the wake of the Panama Papers scandal may eventually lead to a more transparency and accountable financial sector.   But only if the pressure is kept on the Panamanian government. President of Panama Juan Carlos VarelaImage: […]

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Riaz, the 12th richest man in Pakistan, helms the largest private realty firm in the country, Bahria Town. When a Pakistani chief of army staff (COAS) usurps power from a civilian government, he justifies his action by claiming — among other things — that the civilians lack integrity. Pervez Musharraf was no exception. In 1999, […]

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ISLAMABAD: After the unresolved deadlock between the federal government and opposition over compilation of Terms of References (ToRs) for inquiring alleged tax evasion and illegal money transfers, Jamat-e-Islami (JI) has approached the top court for taking cognizance related to Panama Leaks. Emir JI Sirajul Haq on Wednesday moved a constitutional petition in Supreme Court of […]

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ISLAMABAD: After the unresolved deadlock between the federal government and opposition over compilation of Terms of References (ToRs) for inquiring alleged tax evasion and illegal money transfers, Jamat-e-Islami (JI) has approached the top court for taking cognizance related to Panama Leaks. Emir JI Sirajul Haq on Wednesday moved a constitutional petition in Supreme Court of […]

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LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri Sunday said that there is a nexus between terrorists and “corrupt government” which he said needs to be broken. Addressing the PAT workers in Lahore via video link, Qadri said that his movement is against terrorism, corruption and those whose names were revealed in Panama Papers. […]

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Even though Sargsyan’s recent public speeches have emphasized his desire to combat corruption in Armenia, the actions of the president and members of his inner circle have frequently contradicted his anti-corruption rhetoric. In August 2015, the head of Armenia’s anti-corruption council, Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan, was embarrassed by a Civilnet.am report, which revealed that Abrahamyan […]

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Virgil Hawkins Virgil Hawkins is an Associate Professor at the Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University, and Research Associate at the Universit …. Read more WE BRING YOU PERSPECTIVES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. HELP US TO INFORM AND EDUCATE. YOUR DONATION IS TAX-DEDUCTIBLE. <!– Tags International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ)Luxembourg LeaksMossack FonsecaPanama […]

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Virgil Hawkins Virgil Hawkins is an Associate Professor at the Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University, and Research Associate at the Universit …. Read more WE BRING YOU PERSPECTIVES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. HELP US TO INFORM AND EDUCATE. YOUR DONATION IS TAX-DEDUCTIBLE. <!– Tags International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ)Luxembourg LeaksMossack FonsecaPanama […]

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