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Sri Lanka to set up fully-powered fraud office.  The Sri Lankan government is planning to set up a fully-powered UK style fraud office to fight corruption, a minister said.

Colombo Page: http://www.colombopage.com/archive_16B/Nov23_1479918886CH.php

Indonesian military general gets life for graft.  In a landmark ruling, the Jakarta Military Court has sentenced a one-star Indonesian military general to life for embezzling US$12 million through defense weaponry procurement between 2010 and 2014.

Haeril Halim/The Jakarta Post: http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2016/12/01/tni-general-gets-life-for-graft.html

Singapore, Myanmar to start talks on investment treaty.  Myanmar welcomes Singapore's businessmen, Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said, adding that "our businessmen can learn not just ways of making money, but how to make money without corruption."

Charissa Yong/The Straits Times: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/spore-myanmar-to-start-talks-on-investment-treaty

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