May 6, 2016

FIFA hands lifetime bans to two South American officials

FIFA ethics judges have imposed life bans on two South American soccer officials who have pleaded guilty in the United States to corruption charges. The FIFA ethics committee judging chamber said it found Luis Bedoya, a former FIFA executive committee member from Colombia, and ...

Apr 21, 2016

Time for Amari to talk

Former economy minister Akira Amari should follow through on his pledge to account for the millions of yen that he and his aides received from a construction company.

Police raid transport ministry offices after bribery arrests

Sep 24, 2015

Police raid transport ministry offices after bribery arrests

The Metropolitan Police Department raided the transport ministry on Thursday, following the previous day’s arrest of a transport ministry official and another man on bribery charges. The arrested are Ryuya Kawamura, 39, chief of the Flight Standards Division of the Civil Aviation Bureau, and ...