On 1 April, OCCRP reported that the Albanian state is increasingly being captured by a corrupt nexus of public officials, private sector actors and members of the judiciary in order to exploit public assets for private gain, according to a new report from Transparency International and the Institute for Democracy and Mediation.  The report uses 2 main metrics – grand corruption cases and tailor-made laws – to explain how powerful individuals, institutions and companies in Albania have conspired to shape the nation’s policies, legal system and economy at the expense of the Albanian taxpayer.

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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