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INFO: Myanmar launches first report on extractive industries revenue.  Last March 18 Myanmar launched its first Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) report, the most comprehensive data to date on Myanmar’s revenues from extractives; traditionally opaque sectors in the country.  

The World Bank: http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2016/04/28/myanmar-launches-first-report-on-extractive-industries-revenue

INFO: Women’s cycling in Afghanistan hits corruption roadblock.  "Not even a Nobel Peace Prize nomination could protect Afghanistan’s national women’s cycling team from mismanagement and corruption."

Jayme Moye, Bicycling: http://www.bicycling.com/culture/womens-cycling/womens-cycling-in-afghanistan-hits-the-roadblock-of-corruption
 

COMMENTARY: Do Hong Kong graft-busters need new weapons?  "Once touted as a pillar of Hong Kong’s excellent governance, the integrity of the city’s civil service is once again in the limelight for the wrong reason. Mrs Betty Fung, Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs, becomes the latest in a line of senior Hong Kong government officials subject to ICAC investigation."

Lam Cheuk-ting, Hong Kong Free Press: https://www.hongkongfp.com/2016/04/25/a-warning-shot-against-corruption-new-heads/

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