Afghanistan volunteers / China interrogations / Philippines legacy

Local volunteers prevent construction of substandard cold storage in Afghanistan village.  A provincial agricultural department ordered a local company to stop construction work on a cold storage facility after it received a report by volunteer local monitors in Sart Village of Khulam district in northern Balkh province that muddy material instead of cement was being used in the stonework of the project.

Integrity Watch Afghanistan: https://iwaweb.org/local-volunteers-prevent-construction-of-substandard-cold-storage-in-balkh/

China graft buster says officials’ interrogations should be recorded.  The Communist Party’s anti-graft organs should videotape all interrogations, top graft-buster Wang Qishan has said, according to state media.

Bloomberg/South China Morning Post: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2052308/graft-buster-says-officials-interrogations-should-be

Corruption in the Philippines: A Marcos ‘legacy’.  Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said the legacy that the administration of ousted dictator Ferdinand Marcos left, which is still present until now, is corruption.

Jose Santino S. Bunachita/Cebu Daily News: http://cebudailynews.inquirer.net/114260/corruption-marcos-legacy

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