Malaysia

Malaysian graft buster: Voice clips prove Najib Razak cover-up

Former prime minister caught on audio recording purposedly seeking help from Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed.

Malaysian graft buster: Voice clips prove Najib Razak cover-up

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Ghosn's escape from Japan: New details

The former auto titan took a bullet train to Osaka, Japan en route to Lebanon, says Kyodo News.

Ghosn's escape from Japan: New details

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Fugitive Malaysian financier downplays role in 1MDB scandal

Jho Low said in an interview that he was asked to help 1MDB because of his 'good relationships'.

Fugitive Malaysian financier downplays role in 1MDB scandal

Opinion

Can Africa really benefit from Brexit?

Brexit can be an opportunity for Africa, but only if the continent's leaders finally move away from corruption.

Rashid Abdallah

by Rashid Abdallah

Rashid Abdallah

Asia

Bangladesh blocks news website accusing minister of corruption

Sweden-based site reported on minister's watch collection which includes a Rolex worth almost as much as his salary.

Bangladesh blocks news website accusing minister of corruption

Corruption

Latin America in 2020: Stories to watch

As elections loom and protests rattle the region, here are the stories to look out for this year.

Latin America in 2020: Stories to watch

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Lebanon receives Interpol arrest warrant for Ghosn

Carlos Ghosn said in a statement on Thursday that his family played no role whatsoever in his exit from Japan.

Lebanon receives Interpol arrest warrant for Ghosn

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Ghosn met Lebanese president after fleeing Japan, say sources

Ghosn was greeted warmly by President Michel Aoun on Monday after flying into Beirut via Istanbul, sources tell Reuters.

Ghosn met Lebanese president after fleeing Japan, say sources

Angola

Angola hits ex-leader dos Santos's daughter with asset freeze

Isabel dos Santos denies the charges against her, saying they are 'politically motivated'.

Angola hits ex-leader dos Santos's daughter with asset freeze

Africa

South Africa's Jacob Zuma faces corruption inquiry

As per an estimate by the South African government, corruption has cost the economy $700bn.

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Regulators in the dark as the sun sets on LIBOR

Investigations into the LIBOR scandal yielded few results; will a possible replacement be any better?

Regulators in the dark as the sun sets on LIBOR

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Japan casino bribery investigation widens, arcade operator raided

The raided gaming company operates pachinko parlours, a highly popular form of legal gambling in Japan.

Japan casino bribery investigation widens, arcade operator raided

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Bolsonaro signs anti-crime bill aimed at corruption and violence

Brazil has the world's highest rates of violence.

Bolsonaro signs anti-crime bill aimed at corruption and violence

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Japan politician arrested for suspected bribes over casinos

Tsukasa Akimoto oversaw government's plans to open casinos in Japan, a highly controversial policy.

Japan politician arrested for suspected bribes over casinos

Talk to Al Jazeera

El Salvador's Nayib Bukele on gang violence, corruption and China

El Salvador's president discusses challenges facing his country, expulsion of Venezuelan diplomats, and China ties.