Bribery in international business

In focus

  • Russia must urgently step up fight against foreign bribery

    26/04/2019: The OECD Working Group on Bribery has repeatedly recommended since 2012 that Russia rectify key legislative deficiencies in order to comply with the Anti-Bribery Convention. Russia must also increase foreign bribery enforcement, having failed to investigate or prosecute a case involving the bribery of foreign public officials in the seven years since ratifying the Anti-Bribery Convention.

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  • Call for Contributions: Implementation of the Anti-Bribery Convention in Austria

    01/04/2019: The OECD Working Group on Bribery has launched its fourth phase of monitoring of Austria’s implementation of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention. To assist this evaluation process, the OECD calls for interested parties to provide written submissions on the evaluated country and/or submit expressions on interest to participate in the on-site visit to Austria.

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  • Resolving Foreign Bribery Cases with Non-Trial Resolutions

    20/03/2019: This Study is the first cross-country examination of the different types of resolutions that can be used to resolve foreign bribery cases. Covering 27 of the 44 Parties to the Anti-Bribery Convention, the Study documents the non-trial resolution mechanisms available to resolve foreign bribery cases.

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The OECD fights bribery in international business to strengthen development, reduce poverty and bolster confidence in markets. The keystone to its efforts is the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and the Convention's 2009 Anti-Bribery Recommendation.





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