Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC

May 27, 2019
May 27, 2019

Court transfer: ACC can now place argument against Khaleda's plea

The High Court permits the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to become a party in the writ petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia challenging the government notification that said Niko...

March 12, 2019
March 12, 2019

Lax monitoring by BB to blame for bank scams

Had the Bangladesh Bank played the role of a guardian and properly inspected commercial banks, the scams would not have taken place in the banking sector, Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Iqbal...

January 29, 2019
January 29, 2019

‘TI report unacceptable if causes of rising graft not addressed’

Transparency International’s latest report on graft will not be accepted unless the causes of rising corruption in Bangladesh is not addressed, Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Iqbal Mahmud said...

January 23, 2019
January 23, 2019

ACC finds graft allegations against 23 health service staff

The Anti-Corruption Commission has found allegations of amassing wealth illegally against 23 officials in various offices under the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 12, 2018
October 12, 2018

ACC can probe diplomatic bonded warehouses

After six years of legal battle, the High Court has finally cleared the way for the Anti-Corruption Commission to investigate the operations of National Warehouse and even sue the company for any...

September 17, 2018
September 17, 2018

Graft case: SC to hear Khasru's plea Oct 1

The Supreme Court fixes October 1 for holding hearing on a petition filed by BNP leader Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury seeking a stay on a High Court order that cleared the way for the Anti...

September 3, 2018
September 3, 2018

Amir Khasru files plea challenging ACC notices

BNP senior leader Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury files a writ petition with the High Court challenging the legality of the Anti-Corruption Commission’s notices that ordered him to appear before the...

August 31, 2018
August 31, 2018

Barapukuria Coal Scam: ACC interrogates nine more

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday interrogated nine former and current officials of the Barapukuria Coal Mining Company Ltd (BCMCL), including three accused in a case filed in...

June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018

​Bring Basic Bank ex-chair Bacchu to book, HC asks ACC again

The High Court has reiterated its earlier directive on the Anti-Corruption Commission to bring Basic Bank’s former chairman Sheikh Abdul Hye Bacchu and its three top officials to book in connection...

June 5, 2018
June 5, 2018

ACC sues BAPEX ex-GM, his wife

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) files a case against the former general manager of Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company Ltd (BAPEX) and his wife for allegedly amassing over...