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ethiXbase InsightsWebinar: Business Integrity in Small and Medium Enterprises – Corruption Prevention and Risk Assessment
Join our upcoming webinar on Wednesday, 25th of August 2021 at 1:30 PM (GMT+7)for an engaging discussion on how to enhance business integrity and prevent corruption in SMEs. Spaces are limited, Register now to avoid disappointment. Panel Discussion: Practical Steps to Identify, Mitigate and Remediate Modern Slavery Risk
We recently hosted a panel discussion to explore the practical steps you need to take to understand the impact of modern slavery risk within your supply chain. If you have missed it, you can watch the recording hereBlog: Identifying and managing modern slavery in the construction industry 
Modern slavery within the construction sector is rife and accounts for 18% of global forced labour cases. Read more as we explore why the construction industry is more vulnerable to modern slavery risks and what can we do to prevent modern slavery from occurring.Editor’s Selection

ethiXbase and the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative to host joint webinar on business integrity and anti-corruption compliance
Aug 12, 2021 06:22 pm
The webinar will take place on August 25th 2021 and will provide an opportunity for business integrity stakeholders to share innovations, resources and future opportunities related to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Southeast Asia. The
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United States: $1M bribery scheme paid for Fort Bragg employee’s BMW, feds say. Now he faces prison
Aug 17, 2021 03:45 pm
Three former employees at an Army base in North Carolina have been accused of taking cash bribes in exchange for steering maintenance contracts. A grand jury indicted Calvin Alfonza Jordan, 64; Edward Wade Crisco, 59;
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United Kingdom: UK government to review green retail electricity tariffs
Aug 17, 2021 03:30 pm
On Monday, the British government said it will review green retail electricity tariffs due to concerns that energy companies could be exaggerating how environmentally friendly their products are. The government said 9 million British households
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China: Levi Strauss sustainability chief leaves Better Cotton Initiative board
Aug 17, 2021 03:20 pm
Levi Strauss & Co’s chief sustainability officer, Jeff Hogue, has left the board of trade body Better Cotton Initiative (BCI), the denim maker said on Friday. Earlier this year, several brands including Swedish fashion chain
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Singapore: Security firm director jailed for bribing Takashimaya manager over 3 years to cover up guard shortage
Aug 17, 2021 03:15 pm
Over more than three years, the director of a firm providing security guards to the Takashimaya store at Ngee Ann City gave S$121,000 in bribes to a senior manager to cover up a shortage in security
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Lebanon: Lebanese central bank head maintains innocence against corruption charges
Aug 17, 2021 03:00 pm
Lebanese central bank governor Riad Salameh maintained his innocence amid allegations of corruption, saying in a radio interview on Saturday that his conscience was clear. Salameh is under investigation in Switzerland on charges related to
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