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  1. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Beijing denies blocking G20 graft initiative on shell companies and hidden assets

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 04:55am by AFP

    ... yesterday denied corruption activists' accusations that it is blocking an agreement on corporate transparency at the upcoming G20 summit in Brisbane, which President Xi Jinping will attend. ... to the Berlin-based group Transparency International, China has rejected draft principles on "beneficial ownership" that Australia had hoped to unveil at this weekend's summit. The term means ...

  2. News - World - MEXICO

    Mexico's first lady to sell mansion after controversy over China rail tender

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 05:30am by AFP

    ... The government said it wanted to avoid any questions about transparency after the opposition raised questions about why only the group led by China Railway Construction had bid for the contract. ...

  3. Sport - Rugby - INTERNATIONALS

    McCaw set for milestone with All Blacks

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 11:25pm by Reuters, AFP, AP

    ... their grievances, which have been festering since the last World Cup in 2011. The Samoa Observer has reported that the players' complaints include an alleged lack of financial transparency in the SRU, ...

  4. News - World - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Facebook ‘newspaper’ spells trouble for media

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 11:25am by AFP

    ... as it has in the past. Mutter said what people read may change-- it may be sponsored or subsidised in a way that may or may not be transparent. “It won’t necessarily be real journalism, ...


    EU learns lessons a year after start of Ukraine crisis

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 10:53am by AFP

    ... corruption and steer the country towards integration with Europe. In Washington, the US State Department welcomed the coalition agreement as "an important and transparent step". Yet despite ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - WORLD CUP

    Fifa rules out revote on 2018 and 2022 World Cups following report release

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 01:16am by AFP

    ... committee posts, the Fifa congress, rather than the executive committee, to decide on future venues, a more transparent rotation system and a ban on committee members visiting bidding nations. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - Ebola virus

    Legacy of Sars leaves Hong Kong better prepared for Ebola fight

    Posted Nov 02nd 2014, 10:58am by AFP

    ... outbreak, accused of covering up reported infections. But Peiris said Chinese authorities learned from Sars that transparency is key when it comes to a public health scare. In the wake of the H7N9 ...

  8. News - World - VATICAN CITY

    Former Hong Kong governor Chris Patten to lead Vatican media reform

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 09:51pm by AFP

    ... ineligible or inactive accounts. Franssu said he would "continue the efforts of transparency", adding: "I see this role as a mission". The appointment comes a day after the bank ... scandal." A team of experts have been preparing the ground for the overhaul since last summer, when the pope vowed to make Vatican finances transparent following decades of scandal. Outgoing bank ...

  9. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Canada's hitchhiking robot puts human trust to the test

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 06:53am by AFP

    ... It has an LED-lit smiley face wrapped in a transparent cake saver set atop a plastic beer pail wrapped in a solar panel, with swimming pool noodles for limbs. Its feet are rubber boots ...

  10. News - Asia

    Singapore PM demands that blogger delete 'false' graft accusations and apologise

    Posted May 19th 2014, 05:09pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore But writer says he is 'being sued' for posting about the need for greater accountability and transparency on wealth fund Singaporean Prime ... commentaries critical of the long-ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) in his blog The Heart Truths. Recent posts have called for greater transparency on how CPF funds are invested by the government ...




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