The Chair of the OECD's Working Group on Bribery has expressed concern that the entry into force of the new Bribery Act is to be delayed.
The First Regional Experts’ Meeting of the Joint OECD/AfDB Initiative to Support Business Integrity and Anti-Bribery Efforts in Africa took place on 13 – 14 January 2011 in Lilongwe, Malawi, and officially launched the Joint Initiative.
English, PDF, 597kb
This document contains the official text and commentaries of the 1997 Convention, the 2009 Recommendation of the Council for Further Combating Bribery and the 2009 Recommendation on the Tax Deductibility of Bribes to Foreign Public Officials.
English, , 289kb
This report was approved and adopted by the Working Group on Bribery in International Business Transactions on 16 December 2010.
Iceland must do more to ensure its law enforcement authorities are coordinated and adequately resourced to investigate and prosecute economic and financial crime, including foreign bribery, says the OECD in a new report.
English, Excel, 431kb
This report was approved and adopted by the Working Group on Bribery in International Business Transactions on 15 December 2010.
This consultation with the private sector and civil society will focus on the application of anti-bribery compliance measures to small- and medium-sized enterprises and the OECD Good Practice Guidance on Internal Controls, Ethics and Compliance.
To mark International Anti-Corruption Day (9 December 2010), German Minister of Economic Cooperation and Development Hans-Jürgen Beerfeltz participated in a special anti-corruption event in Bonn.
Conducted by TRACE, Inc. and developed with input from OECD experts, a this survey aims to advance the dialogue about foreign bribery and efforts to comply with the various treaties and laws proscribing it.
Finland needs to take urgent steps to raise awareness among Finnish companies that they are criminally liable under Finnish law if they, or their local agents or subsidiaries on their behalf, bribe public officials when doing business abroad.