December 26, 2017 Representing The AACI and participating as a panelist and keynote speaker, Mr. L. B. Files, president of The AACI, shared his insights and relevant expertise in Amman – Jordan on December 6, 2017, on the forum entitled: Governance and the Rule of Law and their Effects on Sustainable Development and Investment. Under […]
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December 26, 2017 As 2017 will be closing its chapter in few days, and 2018 has many fraud and corruption scandals looming on the horizon, I contemplate the corporate of developing countries and the actual role of the board of directors in preventing and deterring corruption, money laundering, and financing terrorism. While my views in […]
The AACI’s View December 25, 2017 Panama Papers scandal is marked as the most significant leak of private financial data to the public in history. Even though it shocked the entire globe in 2016, its consequences are still unraveling, and impacts are unfolding. The EU to force firms to reveal true owners in the wake […]
Kleptocracy in America Corruption Is Reshaping Governments Everywhere By Sarah Chayes Foreign Affairs magazine; September/October 2017 Issue Corruption is not so much a problem for governments as it is an approach to government. Would-be reformers must develop an inspiring vision that elevates values other than material growth and the accumulation of money.
Excerpt of the first interview with Mr. L.B. Files, president of The AACI. Some countries believe in managing corruption rather than fighting corruption. Worse, some countries use corruption as a tool for governance.
The AACI’s View November 13, 2017 Ban Ki-moon’s, the United Nations Secretary-General, message on the International Anti-Corruption Day on December 9, 2016 was forceful and alarming: “Corruption strangles people, communities and nations. It weakens education and health…..No country is immune, and every country bears a responsibility to end it.” Fighting corruption is not an option; it […]
As The American Anti-Corruption Institute’s (AACI) journey approached five years since launching its operations in late 2012, fraud and corruption scandals continued to make headlines. Though the Volkswagen Dieselgate costs exceeded $30bn to date, and Samsung’s CEO will spend time in prison for corruption charges, the corporate world does not seem to be paying attention. Corruption […]
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