Transparency International lays groundwork for the establishment of an "ASEAN Integrity Community"

Naypyidaw, Myanmar, 18 December - Transparency International (TI) convened a meeting to explore the establishment of an "ASEAN Integrity Community". The "Regional Meeting on an ASEAN Framework for Collaboration on Accountable Governance and Anti-Corruption" was held from 16-17 December 2014 in Naypyidaw, Myanmar.

First Indonesia Business Roundtable on Business Integrity

62 representatives from government, business and civil society attended the first Indonesia Business Roundtable on Business Integrity on 18 December 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. 

Businesses issue Call to Action against Corruption at Global Compact’s 10th Principle Anniversary

At the 10th Anniversary of the UN Global Compact’s 10th Principle against Corruption on 10 December 2014 in New York, USA, businesses publicly called on governments to take actions to address corruption and foster good governance as key pillars of a sustainable and inclusive global development. 

Philippines and Thailand improve in the Corruption Perception Index 2014

The Philippines and Thailand have moved from the bottom half of the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) 2013 to the top half of the CPI 2014 which was released by the TI on 3 December 2014. 

The scores of the Philippines and Thailand have improved from 36 and 35 respectively in 2013 to 38 for both countries in 2014, lifting the two countries from the 94th and 102th place last year to 85th this year.

Five ASEAN countries – Indonesia, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar – continue to be in the bottom half. Singapore remains the highest score in ASEAN and ranks 7 out of 175 countries/territories surveyed.

Thailand's Private Sector Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption joins Regional Working Group on Business Integrity in ASEAN

Bangkok, Thailand, 11 November - The Private Sector Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption of Thailand joined the Regional Working Group on Business Integrity in ASEAN as its seventh member earlier today following the official signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU).  The MOU was signed between the Coalition and the Regional Working Group on Business Integrity in ASEAN.  Representing the Coalition was the President and CEO of the Thai Institute of Directors, Dr. Bandid Nijathaworn. Mr. Thomas Thomas, CEO of the ASEAN CSR Network, represented the Regional Working Group.

MOU signed to combat corruption and promote integrity in ASEAN business community

Manila, Philippines, 19 September – The ASEAN CSR Network (ACN) along with 5 of its private-sector group partners from around the region signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) yesterday that will pave the way towards a formalized regional cooperation to create a common strategy against corruption in the ASEAN business community.

Addressing close to 400 delegates, Mrs. Yanti Triwadiantini, the Chair of the ACN announced the initiative at the 2014 Integrity Summit held today in Manila.

Founding members of the Working Group on Business Integrity at Integrity Summit

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