• Daily Times

    Money laundering is a major threat to economy

    Money laundering, white-collar crime, corruption and tax aversion are global issues and not a challenge for Pakistan alone. That said, they have had a major role in the destruction of Pakistan’s economy. The recent inflation and the hike in prices of fuels is all because of corruption and money laundering. Money laundering is a serious […]

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  • The News

    NAB gives top priority to mega corruption white-collar cases: chairman

    ISLAMABAD: Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (R) Javed Iqbal said that NAB gives top most priority to mega corruption white collar cases as per law. “The NAB is committed to nab corrupt with iron hands. Corruption is mother of all evils as corruption undermines economic development and deprives deserving persons of their due right as […]

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  • Business Recorder

    NAB claims recovery of Rs 489.17 million

    National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Karachi on Tuesday claimed to have recovered Rs 489.17 million through plea bargain during last seven months. Since Brig Farooq Naser Awan (retd) took the charge of DG NAB Karachi in October 2018, the bureau has received and disposed over 5800 complaints and completed 130 complaint verifications, 109 inquiries, 31 investigations […]

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  • The News

    NAB takes notice of illegal postings in Sindh LG Dept

    KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has taken cognizance of illegal posting of candidates — holding diplomas and B-Tech degrees — to upper grade positions reserved for engineers in the Sindh Local Government Department, especially in the Karachi Municipal Corporation (KMC) and all the six District Municipal Corporations (DMCs). The posting of candidates holding diplomas […]

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  • The Nation

    NAB committed to ensuring corruption-free Pakistan: Javed

    NAB has introduced a new System of Combine Investigation Team (CIT) to benefit from experience and collective wisdom of senior supervisory officers ISLAMABAD – Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal Monday chaired a meeting to review overall performance of NAB. He said the NAB was committed to work transparently, fairly, professionally and on […]

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  • Dawn

    Aim of school fee rise cap is to check corruption: SC

    ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa on Monday observed that the aim of the Supreme Court’s decision to not allow increase in school fees more than five per cent per annum was to check corruption. He was heading a three-judge Supreme Court bench which heard a set of cases relating to education institutions […]

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  • The News

    NAB arrests ex-official of LWMC

    LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau on Monday arrested former General Manager Procurement & Contracts of Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) Muhammad Tahir Maqbool, accused of illegal and false evaluations, which caused an approximate loss of Rs1 billion to national exchequer and allegedly facilitated M/s Albayrak. It is pertinent to mention that in the investigations of LWMC […]

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  • Dawn

    FIA arrests Chinese nationals allegedly involved in human trafficking in Lahore

    The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Monday arrested eight Chinese nationals from Lahore on suspicions of being involved in human trafficking. According to FIA Lahore Deputy Director Jamil Ahmed Khan Meo, the agency today launched a crackdown across Punjab on the directives of FIA Director General Bashir Memon. The suspects were apprehended during a raid […]

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  • Daily Times

    The many faces of corruption

    Corruption may be nearly as old as human history. As global economy expanded substantially during the 20th century, proceeds of corruption increased in absolute terms. Given its very nature, it is hard to estimate the global magnitude of corruption with certainty. The World Bank estimates that the annual corruption proceeds exceed $1.5 trillion, or 2 […]

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  • Dawn

    Three ACE officials booked for forgery

    DERA GHAZI KHAN: The anti-corruption establishment on Saturday registered a case against its assistant director (land record) and two clerks on charges of embezzlement and forgery. Following a complaint lodged by citizen Shabbir and inquiry findings held by the Dera Ghazi Khan deputy commissioner, the ACE director ordered registration of case against the assistant director […]

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