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China: Glaxo Executive Says Changes in China to Cut Drug Prices

Published on Jul 24, 2013 03:00 am

GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK)’s head of emerging markets said after meeting with government officials in Beijing some employees may have broken China’s laws and pledged corporate changes that will deliver cheaper medicines. Continue Reading
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China: GlaxoSmithKline To Detail Action Plan For Chinese Bribery Allegations On Wednesday

Published on Jul 24, 2013 02:00 am

Andrew Witty, chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline (LON:GSK), is to outline the actions the drugmaker is taking in response to allegations of bribery in China on Wednesday, when the company presents its quarterly results. Continue Reading
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China: China Travel Agency in Glaxo Probe Used by Sanofi, Roche

Published on Jul 24, 2013 01:00 am

Sanofi (SAN), Novartis AG, Merck (MRK) & Co. and Roche Holding AG worked with the same travel agency under investigation by Chinese authorities as part of a probe of GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK) over allegations of bribery and corruption. Continue Reading
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China: AstraZeneca employee detained in China

Published on Jul 24, 2013 12:00 am

Officers from the Public Security Bureau are said to have detained an AstraZeneca employee after visiting the drug maker's sales office in Citic Square, Shanghai, on Friday. Continue Reading
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Italy: Italian ex-minister jailed for nine years over bribery

Published on Jul 23, 2013 11:00 pm

A court in Italy has sentenced former economic minister and former president of Abruzzo region Ottaviano Del Turco to nine and a half years in jail for his involvement in bribery in the health sector. Continue Reading
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Spain: Spanish PM to address corruption accusations in parliament

Published on Jul 23, 2013 10:00 pm

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Monday he would answer questions in the parliament over corruption scandals which have enveloped him and his ruling Popular Party (PP). Continue Reading
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United States: Universal director altered document on Manila payment, panel says

Published on Jul 23, 2013 09:00 pm

A director of Universal Entertainment Corp altered minutes of a meeting of executives at the Japanese gaming machine maker to show they had approved a $25 million payment that is under U.S. investigation as possible bribery, a report commissioned by the company says. Continue Reading
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Italy: Francis’s clean-up of Vatican bank gathers pace

Published on Jul 23, 2013 08:00 pm

Investigators in Rome are combing through the 19,000 accounts held by the Vatican's bank in search of money laundering and other crimes, in a long-delayed attempt to clean up the institution's tarnished reputation. Continue Reading
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Europe: Digital currency to abet cyberlaundering: Report

Published on Jul 23, 2013 07:00 pm

The growing use of digital currency will result in rise in cyberlaundering ashacking attacks and online scams take centre stage on internet, says a latest report. Continue Reading
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Taiwan: TI to conduct new corruption poll for Taiwan

Published on Jul 23, 2013 06:30 pm

Transparency International (TI) will commission a new poll on corruption in Taiwan, an official said yesterday, after the group’s original findings sparked widespread skepticism in the nation. Continue Reading
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