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Ban all support letters quoting or linking members of a Royal Family and/or State Chief Ministers

PRESS STATEMENT, 19 November 2014, KUALA LUMPUR – Transparency International – Malaysia (TI-M) lauds the proclamation by HRH the Sultan of Johor for a blanket ban on the use of “key words” in “recommendation or support letters” quoting or linking them to the State Royalty. TI-M notes that this proclamation is long overdue and notes that the HRH Sultan of Johor has also commented that such abuses are rampant in the whole country and

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The International Youth Camp on Youth Empowerment for Transparency & Integrity (YETI)

The deadline for Applications has been extended to 5th December 2014 Want the chance to take part in an all expenses paid Youth Camp in Siem Reap? The International Youth Camp on Youth Empowerment for Transparency & Integrity (YETI) will be held in Siem Reap from the 4-10 January 2015. TI-M will select two... See More Want the chance to take part in an all expenses paid Youth Camp in Siem Reap? The International Youth Camp on Youth Empowerment for

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TI-M lauds Sarawak Chief Minister’s war against pervasive timber corruption

PRESS STATEMENT, 19 November 2014, KUALA LUMPUR – Transparency International-Malaysia (TI-M) lauds the Chief Minister of Sarawak; Tan Sri Adenan Satem’s resolve to combat pervasive corruption in Sarawak, which is rampant particularly in the timber industry in the ‘Land of the Hornbills’. TI-M is also heartened to note that Sarawak’s big six logging companies, including Rimbunan Hijau, Samling, KTS Group of Companies, Shin Yang, Ta Ann

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Transparency International-Malaysia urges that remedial and stern actions be taken from the findings of the third series of the Auditor General’s Report for 2014

PRESS STATEMENT, 12 November 2014, Kuala Lumpur  - Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) once again lauds the Auditor-General’s Department for successfully tabling the Auditor-General’s Report 2013(A-G’s Report) without fear or favour on the federal government ministries and agencies, statutory bodies and state government activities in the final report of a three-part series.  Although there are deficiencies and irregularities as highlighted

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G20: Stop corruption and close loopholes in the financial system to help the world’s poorest

Transparency International, two Nobel Laureates and 22 leaders of civil society representing every continent publish open letter to G20 leaders PRESS STATEMENT, 10 November, Berlin, Brisbane -- An open letter published today to the leaders of the Group of 20 biggest economies, five days before the leaders’ summit in Brisbane, Australia, calls for concrete actions to stop corruption and make the global system more transparent. “Lest we forget:

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TI-M strongly urges the Government to recover money from NFC by all legal means and where necessary to freeze its assets

PRESS STATEMENT, 6 November 2014, Kuala Lumpur  – Transparency International - Malaysia (TI-M) notes the Government’s issuance of an event of default notice to the National Feedlot Corporation (NFCorp) for failing to repay its 2014 instalment of a soft loan and for which the Government intends to take legal action.  However TI-M strongly urges the Government to go all the way to seek redress for this serious breach by the NFCorp and all related

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TI-M’s Walk Against Corruption 2014

TI-Malaysia is celebrating International Anti-Corruption Day by organising a 'Walk Against Corruption 2014'. The details of the event are: Date - Saturday 13th December Location - Taman Tasik Titiwangsa Registration - 7:00 am - 7:30am The Walk will be a civil society driven event, in collaboration with other NGOs, and is aimed at demonstrating public support in fighting corruption across all sectors of society. The event will be sponsored by the

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Lawyer for the Advocacy and Legal Advice Centre (ALAC)

Job Description    Position title:               Lawyer for the Advocacy and Legal Advice Centre (ALAC) Contract type:               Full-time job Report to:                     Executive Director Duty Station:                Kuala Lumpur with occasional travel outside of the Klang Valley Length of Contract:      One year (with possibility of extension) Starting Date:              

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Transferring PDRM Officers

Press Statement, Oct 28 2014 – Transparency International – Malaysia (TI-M) today urges the IGP, Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar to implement a policy of transferring police officers on a rotational basis to different districts as a means to combat corruption amongst its ranks. The President of TI-M, Dato’ Akhbar Satar suggested to the Polis DiRaja Malaysia (PDRM) to consider the implementation of a location rotation system for all its officers. The

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Youth Integrity Promotion (YIP) Programme

The Youth Integrity Promotion (YIP) programme seeks to mobilise young people in Malaysia in the fight against corruption on two levels: 1) First, as a force against current corruption in government, private sector, and other parts of society, 2) And, secondly as a new generation of leadership that needs to learn to make ethical choices and act. Why? Corruption is recognised as a problem that needs to be tackled through generational change. With

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