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Entries in ethiXbase (50)


China graft busters on alert for pricey mooncakes

Chinese President Xi Jinping has warned officials not to spend public funds on extravagant banquets or gifts as the Mid-Autumn Festival approaches.

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Gift-giving in the Philippines

Here's a summary of the gift-giving legislation for the Philippines. It's from the ethiXbase GRC Database, which covers anti-corruption legislation for 140 countries and gift-giving rules for more than 80 countries. All of the laws can be viewed online or instantly downloaded from the ethiXbase GRC Database.

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The ethiXbase GRC Database 

Why do corporations, law firms, and governments worldwide use the ethiXbase GRC Database?

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Due diligence provider joins ethiXbase

ethiXbase, the owner of the FCPA Blog and a leading provider of anti-corruption and GRC compliance services, has announced that Ethics 360, a leader in enhanced due diligence services, has joined the ethiXbase group of companies.

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ethiXbase names new U.S. managing director

Bart Valdez, formerly the head of Ceridian, Inc.’s $600 million human capital management business in the U.S., is joining ethiXbase as Managing Director of North America and a member of the board of directors. 

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Compliance Pioneer Joins ethiXbase

Nick Roberts joins the board of directors of ethiXbase and invests in the business.ethiXbase, the parent company of the FCPA Blog, is pleased to announce that Nick Roberts, a founder of Complinet, is joining the board of directors of ethiXbase and has invested in the business.

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Spread of GSK contagion to other countries, industries now 'highly likely'

The GSK China bribery investigators are probably going to name several other significant foreign companies in the coming days and weeks. The State Administration for Industry & Commerce (SAIC) has already announced that investigations into several other pharmaceutical companies have begun. And authorities have visited three multinational drug companies.

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New disclosure from Stryker

Here's the FCPA disclosure from medical device-maker Stryker Corporation's Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on July 23:

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GSK China probe shows limits of due diligence

As the GlaxoSmithKline bribery investigation widens, it will soon engulf hundreds of third parties across China, accused of being conduits for bribe paying.

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Good ethics is good business

The FCPA Blog and ethiXbase are pleased to announce the formal launch of the Ethical Alliance. Months in the making, this new FREE service is designed to help multinationals and SME’s meet the growing demands of ethical compliance across a range of issues -- including corruption, human trafficking, conflict minerals, and more.

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Got ten minutes? Benchmark your China compliance

The FCPA Blog and ethiXbase Monitor invite you to take part in a brand-new survey about anti-corruption compliance methods used by MNCs in China.

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Sat Nav for your compliance program

Modern compliance solutions are about actionable information. Like an in-vehicle GPS, they're incomparably more powerful than a fold out map.

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