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Entries in World Bank (144)

Wednesday
Jun122019

World Bank debars Shenzhen-listed electrical engineering firm

The World Bank debarred a Chinese electrical engineering company Wednesday for 15 months for "fraudulent practices" involving a project in Liberia.

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Wednesday
Jun122019

How can we understand the world's various debarment regimes?

Within the last decade, governments from around the world have expanded their use of suspension and debarment to promote integrity in public procurements, reduce performance risk, and protect against fraud and corruption.

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Thursday
Jun062019

World Bank debars state-owned China construction company

The World Bank Wednesday debarred a Chinese state-owned engineering and construction company and two subsidiaries for "fraudulent practices" involving a project in Georgia.

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Wednesday
May292019

World Bank debars units of French water treatment company

The World Bank Wednesday debarred two subsidiaries of Paris-based Veolia Water Technologies for “fraudulent and collusive practices” involving a project in Colombia.

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Wednesday
May222019

World Bank debars Chinese fiber optic cable company

The World Bank debarred a Chinese fiber optic cable manufacturer and distributor Wednesday for 20 months for "fraudulent practices" involving a project in Zambia.

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Tuesday
May142019

World Bank debars Chinese electric power company

The World Bank debarred a Chinese electric power technology company Tuesday for fifteen months for "fraudulent practices" involving a project in West Africa.

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Wednesday
Mar272019

World Bank debars Vietnam water and sewerage company

The World Bank Wednesday debarred a state-owned Vietnamese water and sewerage company for one year for "fraudulent practices" involving a project in Vietnam. 

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Wednesday
Feb062019

World Bank debars two waste management companies and their owner for fraud

The World Bank Wednesday debarred two Nigerian waste management companies and their owner for five years for "engaging in fraudulent practices" involving a project in Nigeria. 

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Monday
Feb042019

Former SNC-Lavalin chief pleads guilty in bribery case

Pierre Duhaime (Image courtesy of Montreal Council on Foreign Relations)Former SNC-Lavalin CEO Pierre Duhaime pleaded guilty Friday to helping a public servant commit breach of trust.

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Tuesday
Jan292019

World Bank debars Odebrecht construction units for fraud and collusion

The World Bank Tuesday debarred Brazil-based engineering and construction company Construtora Norberto Odebrecht S.A. for three years for "fraudulent and collusive practices" during a project in Colombia.

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Tuesday
Oct232018

World Bank opens 68 new investigations during FY2018

World Bank Integrity Vice President Pascale Hélène DuboisThe World Bank Group debarred 78 firms and individuals during fiscal year 2018 and opened 68 new investigations into allegations of misconduct in bank-funded projects. 

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Wednesday
Sep192018

India construction company faked experience in World Bank bid

The World Bank debarred an Indian construction services company Wednesday for faking past experience in the bidding process for a road project in India.  

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