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Entries in World Bank (122)

Tuesday
Dec052017

World Bank debars French firm for Africa corruption

The World Bank Group said Tuesday it debarred a Paris-based manufacturer of power transmission line insulators for two years for corrupt practices in connection with a project in Africa.

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Friday
Nov102017

World Bank debars Canadian software company

The World Bank Group debarred an Ottawa-based software provider for "sanctionable misconduct" under a contract for a management information system project in Liberia.

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Thursday
Oct052017

World Bank debars three after probe of Manila environmental projects 

The World Bank Group Wednesday said it debarred two companies and an individual for integrity violations related to World Bank-financed contracts in the Philippines.

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Thursday
Sep282017

World Bank debars units of Aussie engineer SMEC

The World Bank Thursday said it debarred five subsidiaries of a leading Australia-based engineering firm after the bank found evidence of "inappropriate payments." 

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Friday
Aug182017

Event: The Fourth Suspension and Debarment Colloquium (DC - September 14)

The World Bank is hosting the Fourth Colloquium on Suspension and Debarment in Washington, DC on September 14.

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Monday
Jul172017

World Bank debars two AECOM units

The World Bank Group announced the debarment Friday of AECOM Asia Company Limited for 18 months for violating the Bank's guidelines for consultants.

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Friday
Jul072017

World Bank debars Germany’s Fichtner GmbH for Africa misconduct

The World Bank debarred Fichtner GmbH & Co. KG for fifteen months after a former employee took bribes to influence contract awards on a project in Africa.

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Wednesday
Jul052017

World Bank sanctions (but doesn't debar) CDM Smith for non-compliance in Vietnam

The Boston engineering company that paid $4 million last week to settle FCPA offenses in India was also sanctioned by the World Bank Thursday for failing to disclose a subcontract on a project in Vietnam.

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Thursday
Jun082017

Stephen Zimmermann: The importance of administrative remedies in the fight against corruption

Responding to persistent corruption in countries around the world takes more than a commitment to a Convention and adoption of sweeping legislation to achieve meaningful progress. A broad view, an innovative approach and a willingness to look across a wide spectrum of solutions are all critical.

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Tuesday
May162017

World Bank debars India infrastructure firm

The World Bank Group announced the debarment Monday of Feedback Infra Pvt. Ltd. and five of its affiliates for one year.

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Thursday
May112017

World Bank debars China construction companies, Romania medical equipment supplier

The World Bank announced the debarment of two China construction companies and a medical equipment supplier in Romania.

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Tuesday
May022017

World Bank appoints new Integrity chief

The World Bank Group announced the appointment of Pascale Helene Dubois as Vice President for Integrity.

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