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2021/06/11 | Voice of America

Myanmar Leader Aung San Suu Kyi Faces New Corruption Charges

Prosecutors accuse Aung San Suu Kyi of “committing corruption using her rank” involving allegedly accepting illegal payments and misuse of land.  

2017/02/18 | The Japan Times

A Growing Silence in Russia for Opposition Voices

A Russian court last week convicted Alexei Navalny, the face of the opposition movement in the country, on charges of embezzlement.

2016/10/14 | Malaysiakini

WSJ: Businessman's White House Visit Linked to Malaysia Corruption Scandal

The plot thickens as Malaysia's far-reaching corruption scandal continues to unravel.

2016/10/15 | Malaysiakini

Leo Told to Resign as UN Messenger over Links to Malaysia'a 1MDB

'Leonardo DiCaprio has consistently refused to explain his close personal and financial ties with key persons of the Malaysian 1MDB scandal.'

2016/07/18 | Yuan-ling Liang

Skeptics Deride China’s Catch-All Accountability Regulations

The Chinese Communist Party's new accountability rules could drive an uptick in the investigation of neglect and corruption among party officials.

2017/02/13 | Jeffrey Hutton

In Indonesia, Women Take a Stand Against Everyday Graft

When it comes to fighting corruption, a group of women are challenging their peers to look in the mirror.

2016/08/11 | Konstantinos Tsimonis

China and the UN Convention Against Corruption: A 10-Year Appraisal

UNCAC provides an unique opportunity for states not only to institutionalize international cooperation but also to improve their national anticorruption policies and promote the rule of law. Unfortunately, the 10th anniversary of China’s ratification of the Convention offers no grounds for celebration on these two fronts.

2017/02/22 | Dong Heng

Whistleblowing in China — A Gamble Few Dare Take

Those who take the risk of speaking out sometimes pay a high price.

2016/09/05 | Sarawak Report

How the Malaysian PM Launched a Coup Against His Own Country

'Every shred of evidence in the 1MDB case shows only one thing, which is that the Prime Minister had been stealing billions from Malaysian public funds in a massive abuse of trust and power.'

2017/04/27 | Jeffrey Hutton

Coldplay, Ahok and Fixing Jakarta

To make progress in Jakarta, it won’t be enough to simply say: 'I will fix you.'

2016/10/06 | Malaysiakini

Malaysia's Corruption Watchdog Seizes Cars, Cash, Handbags in Record Bust

In the corruption agency's biggest haul, US$12.8 million was seized from a Sabah company director and his deputy. Authorities also confiscated nine luxury cars and some 94 handbags from the wives of the suspects.

2016/12/06 | Edward White

China’s Secretive Detention System Exposed

In January 2013, Xi, just months after taking office, warned officials that the fight against the endemic corruption in China would be 'long-term, complicated and arduous.'

2017/05/26 | Rebecca Schectman

Malaysia Must Wake Up to Its Human Trafficking Problem

Currently, the Global Slavery Index estimates 128,800 individuals are trapped in modern day slavery in Malaysia. That’s about 0.4% of Malaysia’s total population

2016/12/11 | Teck Chi Wong

Malaysia’s Digital Economy: Can Entrepreneurship Be Unleashed?

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is courting some of the biggest Chinese tech companies in a bid to foster the country’s digital economy, but his own administration’s culture of corruption might prove too much of a drag on innovation, Teck Chi Wong writes.

2017/05/28 | Li Hui

Chinese Writers Capture Voices of the Corrupt

Nonfiction works like ‘Zhui Wen’ are challenging public perceptions of the graft by writing from the perspectives of the perpetrators.