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  1. In Brief

    Posted Feb 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Centre for anti-corruption studies to be established The Independent Commission Against Corruption will set up a centre of anti-corruption studies to pave the way for international exchanges on combating graft, says commissioner Timothy Tong Hin-ming. It will invite experts from the mainland and overseas to carry out studies on anti-corruption regimes. Government urged to help ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/671102/brief
  2. In Brief

    Posted Feb 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Centre for anti-corruption studies to be established The Independent Commission Against Corruption will set up a centre of anti-corruption studies to pave the way for international exchanges on combating graft, says commissioner Timothy Tong Hin-ming. It will invite experts from the mainland and overseas to carry out studies on anti-corruption regimes. Government urged to help ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/671179/brief
  3. Fears rise that graft will taint politics

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Niall Fraser niall.fraser@scmp.com Fears are growing that Hong Kong's political leaders could become embroiled in corruption and may lack the will to punish graft when ... scandals and ethical lapses involving top political figures. The survey was by the Hong Kong-based Political and Economic Risk Consultancy (PERC), which monitors corruption across Asia. It warns ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/996491/fears-rise-graft-will-taint-politics
  4. Mainland casts big shadow over HK corruption image

    Posted Mar 14th 2007, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly International businesses consider Hong Kong the second least-corrupt place to do business in Asia, a new survey has found. But the mainland's ranking as the seventh most-corrupt place in the region boded badly for Hong Kong's future, as the amount of cross-border business increased, the Hong Kong-based Political and Economic Risk Consultancy survey said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/584995/mainland-casts-big-shadow-over-hk-corruption-image
  5. The tide of corruption that never did come in

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... old days when corruption reigned supreme. Most of those who took part in such surveys reckoned graft would have a major resurgence once the British shipped out. Perhaps they were recalling ... was corruption, especially among government officials. Another poll, this one by the British Chamber of Commerce, in May that year, showed an even more pessimistic view prevalent among British ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/598961/tide-corruption-never-did-come
  6. Keep your hands clean

    Posted Jan 09th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... A radio programme aims to raise awareness of corruption among young people, writes Elaine Yau A radio drama series aims to raise young people's awareness of corruption and show how it can have a serious impact on society. Co-produced by the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) and RTHK, A Clean Hong Kong is voiced by Canto-pop singer/actor Alex Fong Lik-sun ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/622261/keep-your-hands-clean
  7. We are all indebted to city's first graft-buster

    Posted Apr 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... But it is as the first head of the Independent Commission Against Corruption that he will be most remembered. When he took up the post in 1974, Hong Kong was far removed from the city as we now know it. Corruption was a big problem. It seeped through many facets of society, hitting Hong Kong's image and competitiveness. Cater regularly encountered corruption as he worked his way up through ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/545076/we-are-all-indebted-citys-first-graft-buster
  8. 'Rules change would be dangerous'

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com In the wake of the filibuster saga, former Legislative Council president Andrew Wong Wang-fat has warned against changing house rules to specify procedures for terminating a debate at the committee stage. Wong expressed co ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1001571/rules-change-would-be-dangerous
  9. Vote-buying scandal a timely reminder

    Posted Apr 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... ensure that the elections are fair with every voter carrying equal weight, and free from threats, violence and corruption. The jailing of two former district councillors last week therefore sent both negative and positive messages. On the negative side, it was a reminder that even a relatively corruption-free city such as Hong Kong is susceptible to the threat of vote-buying. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/966010/vote-buying-scandal-timely-reminder
  10. City Digest

    Posted Dec 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... HK ranked 12th least corrupt place out of 183 Hong Kong was ranked the 12th least corrupt place amongst 183 countries and territories, up one place compared to last year. This is according to the Corruption Perceptions Index released by Berlin-based Transparency International, a non-governmental organisation monitoring and publicising corporate and political corruption in international ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/986491/city-digest

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