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Overreaction? Editorial in stuff.co.nz

Calls of New Zealand being corrupt nothing but a beat-up

Chartered Accountants research shows "massive under reporting" of business corruption

The survey, involving 1000 New Zealand businesses of different sizes across industries countrywide, shows that only 51% of businesses would definitely report an illegal demand with larger firms more likely to do so than smaller ones.

Interest.co.nz: Survey, involving 1000 New Zealand businesses shows that bribery and corruption rates have risen significantly.

TPP

Countries Sign The TPP... Whatever Happened To The 'Debate' We Were Promised Before Signing?

TPP – it comes down to trust

TPP Press Release: Association of Salaried Medical Specialists: TPPA Impact on Health a Significant Concern

Transparency International

Unmask the Corrupt: Transparency International to pursue social sanctions on 9 grand corruption cases.

Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Legislation

Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Legislation ADLSI article by Daniel King and Sara Mead.

Saudi Sheep

More Questions Re Saudi Sheep: Press Release: New Zealand Taxpayers' Union

From the opposition: Government accused of 'corruption' over the Saudi sheep deal

Sports Corruption

CONCACAF lawyers warn of serious risks if reforms fail

FIFA faces day of reckoning as threats mount

TI fears Malaysia moving towards autocracy over 1MDB

TI fears Malaysia moving towards autocracy over 1MDB.Malaysia is at risk of going down the drain. It is a situation I have experienced in several countries around the world these past 30 years. Hard won gains along the road to transparency are reversed through a few stupid developments, and the lack of foresight and personal greed / powerhunger of political leaders. Good source for another article on a topic around corruption and country governance.

Corruption in Sport

REPORT LAUNCH - Global Corruption Report on Sport and results of football fan poll 23 February

Global Corruption Report: Sport

Global report on sport corruption praises Netball NZ

Privacy

Government made 12,000 privacy requests to just 10 companies

Transparency project reveals thousands of govt info requests

SFO

New Zealand Herald: Corrupt migrants few and far between

Open Government Partnership

Radio New Zealand: Govt pays lip-service to transparency, says report

Lack of Public Consultation in Opening Up the Government

Report slams Nats 'openness' and 'transparency' - Curran

Privacy and Open Data information requests

'Surprising' number of requests - Privacy Commissioner on new survey findings

Why Denmark is least corrupt

Denmark’s 356-year long journey towards curbing corruption

Bryce Edwards Commentary

Political roundup: The Government's problem with transparency

From Thailand

People want tough corruption laws in charter - Poll

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Defence Inquiry Media Release
Transparency needed to support the integrity of our Defence Force 2 Apr, 2017

Corruption Perceptions Index 2016 TINZ media release
Transparency International’s 2016 Corruption Perception Index (TI CPI) has found that the New Zealand and Denmark public sectors are the least corrupt in the world. 25 Jan, 2017

TINZ OGP Submission
Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) submitted recommendations for New Zealand’s second Open Government Partnership (OGP) National Action Plan (NAP). Among the recommendations were a call for more ambition in creating NAPs and developing channels of communication for improving engagement with citizens. 19 Aug, 2016