TITLE

European Bank Bans Lahmeyer In Lesotho Corruption Fallout

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;3/5/2007, Vol. 258 Issue 9, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the blacklisting of Lahmeyer International for bribery by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. The action follows the German engineer's role in corrupt activities in the 1990s Lesotho Highlands Water Project. According to a bank spokesman, the firm is ineligible for bank contracts until it improves anti-corruption measures.
ACCESSION #
24437490

 

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