Tag Archives: Bribery

Ministry of Health investigates ‘embezzlement’ of over KD 70mn – ‘Over KD 450,000 offered as bribe to recruit doctors’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 7: The Ministry of Health is investigating the ‘embezzlement’ of more than KD 70 million which had been earmarked for dispatching citizens for medical treatment overseas, reports Arab Times daily. According to investigations hundreds of patients who claimed to be ill and were to be dispatched for treatment, …

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Morality first casualty

PRAISED be the One who makes similar incidents recur coincidentally, despite differences in details. We might have read, heard or even witnessed a certain event in the past; and after several years, a similar event — different in form but similar in context — occurs with the same concept. A …

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Russian minister detained over alleged $2 million bribe

MOSCOW (AP) — A long-serving Russian minister has been detained over an alleged $2 million bribe in an investigation of the most senior government official to face charges in years. Economic Development Alexei Ulyukayev was detained late Monday after he allegedly received a $2 million bribe in a sting set …

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Deadly bribery, nepotism

A number of political activists, and men of conscience, broadcast and send voice texts and tweets warning citizens against selling their votes. The activists stress that a candidate who pays them today one thousand dinars will of course get it back from public money in the sense once this candidate wins …

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Blatter says $100 mn bribery case is ‘over’

TOKYO, Dec 11, (AFP): Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter insisted that a $100 million bribery case in which he is reportedly implicated “is over”, and pleaded ignorance over alleged corruption by top officials at the scandal-hit world body. Blatter, speaking to Japan’s Nikkei business daily, also protested that he should …

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