Tuesday’s News Digest

August 24th, 2010

In S.E.C. Fraud Suit, Texas Brothers Stand Firm
The New York Times, August 23, 2010

Graft Dispute in Afghanistan is Test for U.S.
The New York Times, August 24, 2010

Official Threatens to Re-Arrest Afghan Aide
The Wall Street Journal, August 24, 2010

Pakistan in political crisis amid allegations of flooding aid corruption
The Daily Telegraph, August 24, 2010

China launches death penalty rethink
Financial Times, August 24, 2010

PM-nominee denies bribery allegation
The Korea Times, August 24, 2010

Nigeria loses 60 per cent of each naira to corruption
NEXT (Nigeria), August 24, 2010

Ghana’s Judiciary Is Corrupt -US State Department
Ghana Web, August 24, 2010

Nigerian fights ban on entry into Britain
Financial Times, August 24, 2010

Analysis: Russians hear rocker’s quiet protest
Reuters, August 24, 2010

Apple Manager Devine Must Allow Access to Safe Deposit Boxes
Bloomberg News, August 24, 2010

Israeli Police Call for Indictment of Former PM
VOA News, August 23, 2010

LETTER: Transparency on extractive industries will help beat corruption
Financial Times, August 24, 2010

Hedge fund boss gave Tories £500,000 during election
The Guardian, August 24, 2010

HMRC To ‘Soften’ Tax Avoidance Policy, August 24, 2010

Police swoop on German fraudster
The Star (South Africa), August 24, 2010

Fiji’s Chaudhry gets more time in tax evasion case
Radio New Zealand International, August 24, 2010

Snipes avoids jail — for now
Variety, August 23, 2010

Algeria, US share knowledge in fight against terrorist financing
Magharebia, August 23, 2010

Anti-fraud data sharing laws introduced
Stuff (South Africa), August 24, 2010

U.S. Probe Leads to Utility Chief
The Wall Street Journal, August 24, 2010

Senior Chinese police officer condemned for graft
Associated Press, August 24, 2010

Nigeria’s anti-corruption rating may dent 2011 elections -UK, US, France, Germany •Obama’s secret delegation to meet Jonathan
Nigerian Tribune, August 24, 2010

Gome in showdown with jailed founder
Financial Times, August 24, 2010

Written by Clark Gascoigne

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