Official court documents stated that the Arab men were prosecuted after authorities received a complaint from their employer that they had taken bribe
as commission in return for awarding a construction project to a company.
Balutan had accused Ang of offering a P200-million bribe
during a hearing at the House of Representatives on Tuesday, Jan.
After negotiation, the sub-inspector settled for a bribe
of Rs 2 lakh.
The cousin cooperated with the police in a sting operation to have the 31-year-old apprehended for taking Dh150 as a bribe
in February, said records.
In the survey of more than 20,000 people in 16 countries spanning the Asia-Pacific region, an estimated 900 million said they had to pay a bribe
at least once in the past one year.
Col Mattar Moded Al Muhairi, Director of the force's Anti Corruption Department, said: "The technician was arrested after investigations confirmed he received the bribe
Just 2% of 1,000 respondents polled by Exacta Research Group state that they wonat blame people who ask for bribes
, while 98% donat justify them.
Design/methodology/approach: The Bribe
Payer's Index for OECD and non-OECD countries are compared statistically to determine if there is a difference between the two groups.
Martsynkiv, Khutkyi and Reed (2006) report that Ukrainian citizens have a high level of both corruption perceptions and tolerance; nearly half are willing to bribe
if needed, with one-fifth admitting to having paid a bribe
It is not clear whether Morocco or France made the payment, although Morocco have been named in the indictment as being prepared to bribe
The team was alerted about Kumar entering Logapathy's chamber with the alleged bribe
amount and then came out without it.
In Basu's (2011) pamphlet, "Why, for a Class of Bribes
, the Act of Giving a Bribe
Should Be Treated as Legal" he describes a society where bribery is "rampant .