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Where is corruption rampant across the globe?
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Where is corruption rampant across the globe?

Panos - Jan 31, 2019

Yesterday, Transparency International released its 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index with the organization stating that the continued failure of most countries to control corruption is contributing to a…

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Ex anti-corruption prosecutor sues successor of alleged Novartis case leaks

Panos - Nov 13, 2018

The former top anti-corruption prosecutor in the country, Eleni Raikou, on Monday filed a petition to exclude her successor, Eleni Touloupaki, as well as another two assistant…

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Names of 10 former ministers in pharmaceuticals corruption case tabled in Greek Parliament

Panos - Feb 06, 2018

The names of ten former ministers are on the list of suspects of bribery from a pharmaceuticals company to be investigated by the Greek Parliament, according to…

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EU Poll: Greeks Overwhelmingly Convinced of Widespread Corruption

Panos - Dec 12, 2017

Corruption in Greece is an ongoing political issue, that has been debated to death over the past 35 years. Now a new EU Commission “Eurobarometer” poll places…

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Corruption prosecutor to bring new charges over defense deals

Sokratis - Apr 08, 2017

Iliana Zamanika, the corruption prosecutor who has been handling an ongoing probe into defense deals, is asking for new charges of bribery and money laundering to be…

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Greece’s top corruption prosecutor to be replaced

makis - Apr 04, 2017

Next Monday, Supreme Court President Vassiliki Thanou will preside over a judicial council that will decide who will replace Eleni Raikou, the country’s top corruption prosecutor who…

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Government working on new anti-graft initiative

chris1 - Jul 24, 2016

After this week’s presentation showcasing the work of its anti-corruption body over the last 15 months, the government is reportedly planning to set up offices where citizens…

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Excessive borrowing and corruption caused the economic crisis

Panos - Feb 11, 2016

About 7 out of 10 Greeks blame the Greek system for the major financial crisis of the past five years, while only 1 in 10 believe that…

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Where Cyprus-Greece rank in latest corruption index?

Panos - Jan 27, 2016

Spain’s standing in a global corruption index has fallen the heaviest of all EU states, according to Euronews analysis of official data. Experts say Madrid’s 10 percent…