Chinese firms head list of disbarments

Issue 393 - 31 May 2019 | 1 minute read
Sceptics looking for evidence that Chinese companies do not always follow the rules of international business need look no further than the recent list of firms suspended from doing business with the World Bank Group (WBG), African Development Bank (AfDB) and other multilateral development banks. The bank’s list of disbarments contains dozens of Chinese companies, many of them inter-related, banned for corruption in African and other markets in the latest actions against those caught bribing officials.

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