After a brief end-of-the-semester hiatus we’re picking back up our series on Wal-Mart’s victims. And we’re less than half-way through.
Company Involved: Taipei Gateway International Development
Industry Subsector: Real Estate Holding & Development
Las Vegas Sands Corp. said Friday that an internal investigation by its Audit Committee found 'likely violations of the books and records and internal controls provisions of the FCPA.' But after improvements, the company's internal controls now have no 'material weakness.'
Last week, Iron Man 3 opened in China. It's a huge hit there as it is in the U.S.
A federal appellate court Tuesday denied Frederic Bourke's request to rehear an appeal of his 2009 FCPA conspiracy conviction.
In Zhangzhou (Fujian Province), Lin Yuhong and Wu Jinrong were arrested for allegedly selling 40 tons of diseased pig corpses to meat processing plants in other provinces, reaping more than $486,510 in the process. The pair were hired by the local government to dispose of the pig corpses. http://news.xinhuanet.com