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14 November 2014
Anti-corruption whistleblowers have never been as protected and rewarded as they are today. China and India have recently followed the United States' lead in enacting legislation to protect whistleblowers. The United States also rewards whistleblowers with...
14 November 2014
With a year to go until the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) plans to form a single economic market, Clifford Chance explores the opportunities and challenges for investors in the region.
5 November 2014
Transparency International (TI) publishes a Bribe Payer's Index (BPI) which provides help to companies seeking to accurately assess the risk of doing business in Asia Pacific or with a partner from the Asia Pacific Region. The BPI provides critical additional...
21 October 2014
The SFO, the agency principally responsible for prosecuting cases under the UK Bribery Act 2010 (UKBA), has received its fair share of criticism for being perceived to lack the prosecutorial zeal displayed by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) in relation to...
13 October 2014
An updated version of the Guide to Anti-corruption legislation in Asia Pacific
1 July 2014
Singapore Court of Appeal overturns High Court decision and rules that 'Sand Ban' by Indonesian authorities frustrated supply contracts (Alliance Concrete Singapore Pte Ltd v Sato Kogyo (S) Pte Ltd  SGCA 35).
4 June 2014
Unfortunately for companies seeking a way to avoid liability in countries known for corruption, not knowing what a third party is doing on the company's behalf can be more dangerous than knowing. A company can protect itself against what it actually knows...
11 April 2014
In this briefing, we consider the implications of Indonesia's termination of its Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) with the Netherlands (the Netherlands BIT) and how foreign investors might structure their investments to take advantage of certain multilateral...
31 March 2014
Singapore: Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has advised Maxis Communications Berhad on the divestment of its 14.9% share in PT Axis Telekom Indonesia (AXIS) to Saudi Telecom Company (STC). The divestment dovetailed with the acquisition by PT XL Axiata...
27 March 2014
Indonesia offers great opportunities for foreign investors. It has the fourth largest population in the world (over 250 million people) and a rising middle class which is driving huge domestic demand. It has a wealth of natural resources and is currently the...