Articles tagged “corruption”

India Corruption Investigation of AirAsia CEO Could be Setback For Expansion

India Corruption Investigation of AirAsia CEO Could be Setback For Expansion

Shruti Srivastava and Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

Investigations are never good news, but given Fernandes' track record and charisma, this is probably just a blip in the radar for AirAsia as it looks to spread its wings across India.

1 year ago

Former Thailand Tourism Boss Sentenced to 50 Years in Bribery Scandal

Former Thailand Tourism Boss Sentenced to 50 Years in Bribery Scandal

Kaweewit Kaewjinda, Associated Press

Tourism organizations are getting extra scrutiny these days — see Visit Florida's battle for survival — but this story serves as a reminder that corruption is always a risk when public money flows. Still, a 50-year sentence seems to far outweigh the crime.

2 years ago

Scandal Over Mexican President’s House Affecting Plans for New Airport

Scandal Over Mexican President’s House Affecting Plans for New Airport

Brendan Case and Carlos Manuel Rodriguez, Bloomberg

There's no better friend to corruption than the lack of shame among the participants.

5 years ago