All Posts Tagged With: "Transparency International"

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Transparency Intl: Corruption in Russia Getting Worse

Russia has become more corrupt over the past year, according to a new report out by Transparency International.

Oct 26, 2010 | Continued
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Microsoft to Give Free Software to Prevent Rights Abuses

Microsoft is issuing a free, unilateral software license to Russian NGOs and media outlets to try and prevent government authorities from pressuring organizations by confiscating their computers under the guise of the war on piracy.

Sep 14, 2010 | Continued
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Traffic Cops Awarded for ‘Resisting Temptation’

As President Medvedev vows to fight corruption, authorities in the Siberian Republic of Khakassia have taken to financially awarding traffic cops for turning down bribes.

Apr 9, 2010 | Continued
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Russia Drops in Corruption Ranking

Russia is among the world’s most corrupt countries, according to the latest ranking by Transparency International.

Jun 30, 2008 | Continued