Tuesday’s Top News Stories

April 20th, 2010

Q&A: Africa’s Mid-2000s Economic Boom Fuelled Capital Flight
IPS News, April 20, 2010

Africa’s $854bn illicit cash outflow
The Daily Sun (Nigeria), April 20, 2010

Ghana, others lose $1 trillion to illicit financial dealings
Accra Daily Mail, April 20, 2010

U.S. consolidates alleged arms bribery cases
Reuters, April 19, 2010

Virginia Resident Sentenced to 87 Months in Prison for Bribing Foreign Government Officials
US Department of Justice Press Release, April 19, 2010

Too big to be nailed
Fortune Magazine, April 19, 2010

Jurors thought ex-Congressman William Jefferson’s transgression was more than bribery: Stephanie Grace
The Times-Picayune (New Orleans), April 20, 2010

Bank tax likely, key House Democrat says
MarketWatch, April 19, 2010

Irvine and Clinton’s counsel join forces
Scotsman, April 20, 2010

New Hampshire Tax Shelter Promoter Sentenced for Conspiring to Defraud the United States
US Department of Justice Press Release, April 19, 2010

NTS Launches Tax Audit on Hyosung
The Korea Times, April 20, 2010

Liberal Democrat tax and immigration plans under scrutiny
The Guardian, April 20, 2010

India rocked by cricket scandal
Los Angeles Times, April 20, 2010

Investigators likely to head Mauritius for IPL probe
Press Trust of India, April 20, 2010

IRS Eases Up On Disclosure Of Risky Tax Positions
Dow Jones Newswires, April 19, 2010

Ex-Siemens execs found guilty in bribery case
Reuters, April 20, 2010

German Firms to Make No-Bribe Vow in Russia
The Wall Street Journal, April 20, 2010

Editorial: Nigeria in Another Bribery Scandal
This Day, April 20, 2010

Isle of Man link with bribery case, April 20, 2010

Jaffer linked to offshore firms by Gillani: PI
CBC News, April 20, 2010

RCMP undecided on investigating Guergis
The Toronto Sun, April 20, 2010

Indonesian graft allows Islamist militancy to flourish
Reuters, April 20, 2010

Defendant links ex-minister with BI bribery case
The Jakarta Post, April 20, 2010

Court moves to close Romanian anti-corruption body
Associated Press, April 20, 2010

Written by Clark Gascoigne

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