The OECD report is based on the analysis of more than 400 cases worldwide, between February 1999 and June 2014, involving companies or individuals from 41 countries who were involved in bribing public officials
A former director of the state-run oil firm Petrobras tells a political corruption investigation he received a bribe of 1.5 million reais, a news outlet reports.
Chinese police said that the firm had funnelled up to 3 billion yuan to travel agencies to facilitate bribes to doctors and officials.
U.S. prosecutors are pushing for a prison sentence for former Guatemalan President Alfonso Portillo that ensures he remains behind bars after admitting to taking $2.5 million in bribes from Taiwan and laundering funds through U.S. banks.
An election campaign advisor to Colombia's President resigned due to the allegation about him taking $12 million bribe to prevent the extradition of a suspected drug trafficker to the United States