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Two Namibian ministers resign over bribery scandal

Two Namibian ministers resign over bribery scandal

Namibia's justice and fisheries ministers resigned on Wednesday over bribery claims involving Icelandic fishing firm Samherji, the presidency said.

US, Brazil fine Petrobras $853 mn in bribery scandal

US, Brazil fine Petrobras $853 mn in bribery scandal

US and Brazilian authorities have fined Brazil's state oil giant Petrobras more than $853 million for covering up a massive bribery scheme involving Brazilian politicians and political parties ...

Israeli police question Netanyahu for first time over German submarine sale

Israeli police question Netanyahu for first time over German submarine sale

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was questioned by Israeli police on Tuesday for the first time in an investigation into a $2 billion deal over the sale of German Thyssenkrupp submarines to Israel, but is not a suspect, police said.

Netanyahu aides named as suspects in new corruption probe

Netanyahu aides named as suspects in new corruption probe

Israeli police revealed on Tuesday that two close associates of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were among the suspects in a new corruption probe, with five others central figures in the Bezeq telecommunications group.

Head of Nigeria's anti-corruption court charged with bribery

Head of Nigeria's anti-corruption court charged with bribery

Nigeria's top judge handling corruption cases against public officials has himself been charged with bribery, court papers showed Saturday.

Disgraced South Korean leader's friend Choi jailed

Disgraced South Korean leader's friend Choi jailed

The woman at the centre of South Korea's corruption scandal, Choi Soon-sil, was handed a three-year jail term for bribery on Friday in the first of a string of criminal cases against a figure dubbed the "female Rasputin".

South Korea's ousted leader Park Geun-hye arrested

South Korea's ousted leader Park Geun-hye arrested

South Korea's ousted President Park Geun-hye was arrested on Friday over the corruption and abuse of power scandal that brought her down, a court spokesman said.

Samsung heir indicted for bribery, embezzlement: prosecutors

Samsung heir indicted for bribery, embezzlement: prosecutors

The heir to the Samsung empire and four other top executives from the world's biggest smartphone maker were indicted Tuesday on multiple charges including bribery and embezzlement, South Korean prosecutors said.