Transparency International says the US is the country most actively prosecuting corruption.
About two dozen countries accounting for almost half of global exports impose "little or no enforcement" of foreign bribery laws, Transparency International report. The world's top exporter received particular criticism.
Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez is facing new corruption charges, with a judge asking for her arrest. She is alleged to have headed an illegal group that collected bribes in exchange for public contracts.
Jose Maria Marin, the former head of Brazil's football federation, has received a four-year prison sentence after being convicted on corruption charges. He was implicated in a bribery scandal at FIFA.
For quite some time now, Nigeria has been intensifying efforts to recover stolen state assets from abroad. President Muhammadu Buhari's government has won some recent battles — but it is fighting a losing war.
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