Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC)

CPI 2022: Disappointing global and Bangladesh performances

CPI 2022 shows how corruption, conflict and insecurity are interrelated and feed each other.

Can a bureaucrat-reliant ACC really be independent?

The recent decision to empower the secretary does not bode well for the Anti-Corruption Commission

What’s the point of a ceremonial ACC?

Red tape, non-cooperation remain major hurdles for its function

Don’t clip the wings of investigators

ACC empowering its secretaries to transfer and promote investigation officers is illogical

Another year of missed opportunities against corruption

High-level pledges against corruption continued to be reiterated in 2022, as in the past several years.

Why is RHD hiring firms with poor records?

Important road development projects should not be in incompetent hands

Same rules should apply to all debtors

Why is it that small debtors suffer while big defaulters walk free?

ACC must fast-track Basic Bank investigations

Why is the bank’s former chairman not being implicated in any cases?

Uttara Finance urges ACC to bar former MD’s travel abroad

Uttara Finance and Investment has requested Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to prevent its former managing director, SM Shamsul Arefin, from leaving Bangladesh over his alleged involvement in scams.

February 1, 2023
February 1, 2023

CPI 2022: Disappointing global and Bangladesh performances

CPI 2022 shows how corruption, conflict and insecurity are interrelated and feed each other.

January 23, 2023
January 23, 2023

Can a bureaucrat-reliant ACC really be independent?

The recent decision to empower the secretary does not bode well for the Anti-Corruption Commission

January 23, 2023
January 23, 2023

What’s the point of a ceremonial ACC?

Red tape, non-cooperation remain major hurdles for its function

January 9, 2023
January 9, 2023

Don’t clip the wings of investigators

ACC empowering its secretaries to transfer and promote investigation officers is illogical

December 29, 2022
December 29, 2022

Another year of missed opportunities against corruption

High-level pledges against corruption continued to be reiterated in 2022, as in the past several years.

December 10, 2022
December 10, 2022

Why is RHD hiring firms with poor records?

Important road development projects should not be in incompetent hands

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Same rules should apply to all debtors

Why is it that small debtors suffer while big defaulters walk free?

November 10, 2022
November 10, 2022

ACC must fast-track Basic Bank investigations

Why is the bank’s former chairman not being implicated in any cases?

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

Uttara Finance urges ACC to bar former MD’s travel abroad

Uttara Finance and Investment has requested Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to prevent its former managing director, SM Shamsul Arefin, from leaving Bangladesh over his alleged involvement in scams.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Reshuffle in ACC to hurt high-profile probes

The recent reshuffle in the Anti-Corruption Commission would hamper investigation of many high-profile corruption cases, said officials who have been transferred.