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Business Integrity Programme

Corruption is a great challenge and an obstacle to good business. Corruption adds to the cost of doing business, distorts competition and presents serious legal and reputational risks. In more recent times, the fight against corruption has gained momentum nationally and internationally, with many countries tightening or introducing new anti-bribery laws. Recognising the need to improve accountability, transparency and governance, Transparency International

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TI-M Sec-Gen Appointed as Vice-Chair to ISO/PC 278 – Anti-Bribery Management System

  Press Statement, 4 April 2014, Kuala Lumpur - Transparency International-Malaysia (TI-M) lauds the appointment of its Secretary-General, Dr KM Loi as a Vice-Chair to ISO/PC 278 - Anti-Bribery Management System - for three (3) years beginning April 2014. ISO/PC 278, a Project Committee, is responsible for the developing of ISO 37001 – Anti-Bribery Management System standard which will specify a set of requirements to enable an organization

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Helping Hand from Local Volunteers

KUCHING: Communities living in the vicinity of forests have been called to be the ‘eyes and ears’ of the State Forest Department to help monitor and report any exploitation of forest resources. To achieve this objective, State Forest Department director Sapuan Ahmad said the services of local community leaders throughout the state have been roped in through the Honorary Wildlife Rangers programme. “Up to now, more than 2,000 honorary wildlife

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TI-M Engages Orang Asal as Whistleblowers

Press Statement, 3rd March 2014, Kuala Lumpur - Transparency International-Malaysia (Ti-M)’s Forest Governance Integrity Project (FGIP) team has started to engage the indigenous community in this country to support forestry authorities in enhancing forest governance through greater vigilance over our forest. This initiative relates to the FGIP’s Conference on 7th January, 2014 addressing issues pertaining to states’ land use policies that

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TI-M Urges 1MDB To Be More Transparent in Corporate Reporting

Press Statement, 22nd February, Kuala Lumpur - Transparency International Malaysia (Ti-M) strongly urge 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) to be more transparent in its corporate reporting, as this is one of important criteria for companies to demonstrate their commitment to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC), a legally binding international anti-corruption instrument which Malaysia is a party. UNCAC is touted to be the most

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European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Parliamentary Committee visit TI-M

Kuala Lumpur, 20th February 2014 - Delegates fro the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Parliamentary Committee made an official visit to TI-M's office yesterday. They made a personal request to come by and learn more about TI-M's initiatives on tackling corruption in Malaysia. TI-M's President Dato' Akhbar Satar and Secretary-General Dr. KM Loi presented on TI-M's projects and activities, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and the Business

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TI-M Urges Government Not to Sign TPPA Unless Anti-Corruption Tools are Put in Place

Transparency International-Malaysia (Ti-M) urges our Malaysian Government, especially the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), not to proceed with the signing of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) until a consensus has been achieved with all stakeholders, especially the agreement is likely to affect the live hood of all Malaysians. The era in which the government imposed excessive controls and adopted the attitude of 'government

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Give MACC Prosecution Power

Transparency International-Malaysia (Ti-M) is of the view that MACC has always maintained an independent posture in fighting corruption but nevertheless there is always room for value added initiatives especially in matters pertaining to powers on prosecution against corruption cases. Ti-M maintains that MACC should be independent and have its own prosecutorial powers. In fact, the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) on Corruption have forwarded

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Happy Chinese New Year from TI-Malaysia
Happy Chinese New Year

TI-M President Dato' Akhbar Satar, the Exco Members and TI-M Staff would like to wish you all a Happy and Prosperous Chinese New Year

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TI-M and Sinar Project Launch FixMyStreet / 21st January 2014
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TI-M and Sinar Project launched FixMyStreet/ at the Summit Subang USJ yesterday. The launch was a success and we hope to see residents in Subang active online and participating in making their local council and representatives accountable to improving our common welfare. Dato' Akhbar Satar, President of TI-M gave the opening speech and launched; Chow Chee Leong from Sinar Project gave a presentation on how works; Mohammed

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