Corruption also aggravates environmental problems, through the illegal dumping of hazardous waste and the illegal trade in animal and plant life facilitated by bribery and under-the-table
incentives that determine who is awarded contracts, especially for highly lucrative, large-scale infrastructure projects.
The underground economy refers to under-the-table
transactions by non-licensed builders whose projects don't always meet the same stringent requirements of a licensed builder.
He also urged more action on endemic tax evasion, particularly rife among professions such as doctors and lawyers, where under-the-table
cash payments -- known in Greece as fakelaki or "little envelopes" -- are standard practice to avoid declaring income.
get hand chef's Sybil demonstrates her authority over Basil when she finds out he's been betting on horses, and the under-the-table
search for Manuel's pet rat is a definite highlight.
Through this under-the-table
practice, he meets Graciela, a young, pretty, and pregnant Mexican who has demons of her own.
From one perspective, if that occurs, one must also wonder if the layers of drama wall disappear; the innuendos, and the supposedly under-the-table
shots aimed at government officials.
However, AUO will dominate the management of the latter, according to an under-the-table
agreement between the two companies.
The weak script is keen to portray Italians as overly focused on scamming under-the-table
lucre, but in its highly questionable desire to find a happy ending, it plays down any true social criticism.
Financial analysts say the move is long overdue in the UAE where under-the-table
dealings have helped fuel the economy.
Watching Late Night Poker with under-the-table
cameras, in a smoke-filled room with Jesse May's atmospheric commentary, got me hooked.
Hultgren sat down with a panel of appraisers to explore "flopping" (page 26), while Sobiesczyk uncovers the darker side of second liens and under-the-table
kickbacks during short sales (page 30).
as well as under-the-table
deals at the mine that may have compromised safety