Press Releases

2015

Ireland’s implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption 

 

2014

Commission unveils first EU Anti-Corruption Report European Commission - IP/14/86  03/02/2014

 

2013

Government Reforms Commended by International Anti-Corruption Bodies

 

2012

Criminal Justice (Corruption) Bill 2012 - General Scheme. Click here...

2011 

10/11/2011Shatter Welcomes Ratification of the United Nations Convention against CorruptionThe Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter has welcomed Ireland’s ratification of the UN Convention Against Corruption.

05/08/2011Minister Shatter announces commencement of new legislation to facilitate investigations into white collar crime

2010

01/03/2010European Anti Fraud Office (OLAF) Press Release:

New system to report corruption and fraud anonymously.


2008
16/12/2008 OECD Press Release on Ireland Phase 2Bis Report

The 38 country OECD Working Group on Bribery has just completed a second review of Ireland’s enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, after a first report in 2007.

16/12/2008 Ahern welcomes OECD Report on Irish Implementation of Foreign Bribery Convention

The Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform, Mr. Dermot Ahern T.D., today welcomed the publication of the latest Report by the OECD on Ireland’s implementation of the Convention on combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions.

30/05/2008 Ahern Launches new Anti-Bribery website

The Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform, Dermot Ahern TD, today launched a new website to raise awareness of anti-bribery measures.