Daily Corruption News: 29 May 2012

Posted 29 May 2012

Today's top story

Philippines: Philippines senate ousts top court chief on charges of hiding wealth
The Wall Street Journal

The Philippines Senate voted Tuesday to dismiss the chief of the country's Supreme Court for masking millions of dollars in assets, giving a boost to President Benigno Aquino III's two-year-long anticorruption campaign.



More news

Global: War crimes prosecutor set to tackle corruption
France24

China: China’s Communist party expels former railways minister
The Associated Press

Egypt: Former Mubarak aide jailed for corruption
Al Jazeera

Italy: Lazio captain arrested in match-fixing investigation
BBC

UK: U.K. Police add money laundering to phone hacking probe
Bloomberg



Multimedia of the week

Nigeria: Pressure mounts to stop fuel corruption in Nigeria
BBC



Blogs and opinion

Russia: Corruption turns Russians radical
The Washington Post (TI Mention)



News from Transparency International

Web feature: Reporting corruption in Latin America
Upcoming event: How corrupt is Europe? New report on 6 June





Country / Territory - Philippines   
Region - Asia Pacific   
Topic - Judiciary   
Tags - Judiciary   |   asset disclosure   |   Philippines   

Stay informed

Related news

Tell the G20 to take action against secret company ownership. #unmaskthecorrupt

Find out how we're taking action in our latest campaign to end the secrecy that helps the corrupt hide their wealth.

29
Sep
2014

Call for Entries: Middle East & North Africa Investigative Journalism Prize

Transparency International announced today its first Middle East & North Africa Investigative Journalism Prize.

29
Sep
2014

Transparency International New Zealand’s Open Letter to the Prime Minister

An open letter to the Prime Minister in which Transparency International New Zealand asks the Prime Minister to ensure integrity underpins all work ...