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Second high-ranking officer indicted in Scorpene subs probe

Another high-ranking French official, allegedly active in corrupt activities, has been indicted over the Scorpene scandal

TI Malaysia: Set cap on civil servants’ tenure

Cynthia Gabriel proposed that declaration of assets once every few years should also be made compulsory

C4: Selangor FOI better than Penang's

Selangor's Freedom of Information (FOI) Act is better than Penang's, an anti-corruption watchdog said, as it compared the legislation between the two Pakatan-led states.

Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) director Cynthia Gabriel said Penang did not express its CAT (competency, accountability and transparency) principles clearly in the preamble of the Act.

Selangor, on the other hand, states very clearly that the Act is to address the issue of accountability and transparency in governance, she said.

'Let public scrutinise Political Funding Act proposal'

A corruption watchdog has questioned the federal government on its plan to present a proposal for a Political Funding Act for public review.

C4 to Ku Nan: Poor project management causes delays, not open tenders

It is not open tender which causes delays in projects, but poor project management, said anti-graft group Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) today.

Penang FOI's restrictive clauses not cast in stone, says Ramasamy

Several restrictive clauses in Penang’s Freedom of Information (FOI) Act are not cast in stone and may be amended when the time is appropriate, says the executive councillor in charge of the matter, P Ramasamy.

Putrajaya, states told to follow Selangor’s asset declaration move

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 4 — Anti-corruption group C4 called on the federal government and other states today to emulate Selangor’s proposal to require all state assemblymen to declare their assets and financial interests.

C4 urges federal gov’t to emulate asset declaration move by Selangor

The Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4Center) applauds and welcomes Selangor state legislative assembly speaker Hannah Yeoh’s proposal to require all Selangor state assemblypersons to declare their assets and financial interests.