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bribe

a length of flawed or damaged cloth removed from the main piece
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Ecay-layan was not the only former minister to have been regularly bribed by Zarrab, the investigation revealed.
According to the US Embassy, no evidence has been found to show that InVision Technologies Inc bribed officials for a contract to supply airport security equipment.
ignores people who were planning to abstain prior to being bribed.
Earlier, sources close to the case said employees of the Tokyo-based Mitsui bribed the official last year to secure orders for a project.
Clarke claimed that rather than paying the court fee for a name search, the owners of Pro Scan bribed court employees to conduct searches for less than the court's $5 fee.
Russian entrepreneurs "always point to multiple permits, inspections, registrations, all requiring interactions with multiple officials many of whom need to be bribed before the necessary documents are issued .
The five firms allegedly bribed Mizukoshi in return for information on corporation's plans to order equipment for construction.
As per the prosecution, the second accused bribed the first accused with a sum of OMR500,000 for leaking latest information and secret documents related to meetings of the Tender Committee of petroleum company.
Osama bin Laden, the man who had shaken the US through the 9/ 11 attacks, certainly didn't dole out the bribe money to the official directly, but would have been alarmed when one of his confidants had told him his " permission file" to build this house could not move further till a small- level official ( patwari ) of Pakistan's revenue department was not bribed.
At an earlier hearing, two shop owners whom he had bribed testified against him.
It was only after an Encino attorney discovered the account by chance and bribed a Superior Court Finance Division auditor to feed him the names of those owed money that officials lifted the confidentiality from the account.
Summary: Mexico City: Retail giant Walmart aggressively bribed Mexican officials to get the necessary permits to .