July 2011 (#134)

In this update:

  • Securency Scandal

Securency Scandal

Given that Criminal Code provisions have been in place for a decade, it is highly significant that the Australian Federal Police has finally launched the first prosecution under the Australian law banning the bribery of foreign officials. Bribery charges have been laid against currency makers Note Printing Australia Limited (NPA) and Securency Limited, plus six former employees.