Greece scored 40 out of 100 points on the perception of corruption scale published by Berlin-based NGO Transparency International on Tuesday,
December 4, 2013
In Transparency International's 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index, Greece came in 80th, 14 notches better than 2012 when it ranked 94th,
December 3, 2013
The trial of former minister Tassos Mantelis, who held the transport portfolio under past PASOK governments, and four other defendants accused of taking kickbacks from Siemens in 1998 and 2000
November 12, 2013
The heavy prison sentence handed to a founding member of Greece's socialist party is a welcome step in tackling a blight on its political culture, but some remain unconvinced the prosecution signals the sea change many Greeks wish to see.
AFP: October 8, 2013
Greek former defence minister Akis Tsochatzopoulos has been found guilty of money laundering, in one of the highest-profile corruption case since Greece's financial crisis began.
BBC: October 8, 2013
A former Cypriot minister was ordered detained on Wednesday by a Greek prosecutor pending his trial in relation to a graft investigation against a once-powerful Greek politician facing corruption charges in Athens.
Reuters: September 19, 2013
A court in Cyprus ordered the extradition of a former Cypriot interior minister to Greece on Monday for questioning related to corruption charges against a once-powerful Greek politician who is now in jail.
Reuters: September 2, 2013
Greece dismissed the chairman of its privatisation agency on Sunday after a newspaper exposed how he used the private plane of a businessman who had just bought a state company to go on holiday.
Reuters: August 18, 2013
A Russian court released opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Friday, pending the appeal against his five-year sentence on embezzlement charges.
July 19, 2013
Greek MPs have voted to indict former finance minister George Papaconstantinou for three offences, two felonies and one misdemeanour, in connection with his actions in handling the so-called Lagarde list.
July 16, 2013