Snc Lavalin Corruption

Canadian Construction Giant Named In Panama Papers

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Business

Royal Bank of Canada was there, too.

SNC-Lavalin To Pay $1.5 Million In African Corruption Case

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2016 | Canada Business

The regional development bank says the settlement resolves allegations, which SNC didn't contest, that former employees of SNC-Lavlain International Inc. ordered illicit payments to public officials to secure two contracts in two African countries.

SNC-Lavalin CEO Resigns Amid Claims Company Knew About Bribes

CP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 09.14.2016 | Canada Business

Robert Card, the CEO of scandal-plagued SNC-Lavalin, is stepping down, the company announced Monday morning. Card had been on the job for three yea...

Feds Haven't Softened Anti-Corruption Rules Enough, SNC-Lavalin Says

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2016 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - SNC-Lavalin says the federal government's softening of anti-corruption rules doesn't go far enough and raises new legal questions.The embat...

Feds Soften Anti-Corruption Rules

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2016 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Ottawa has softened its anti-corruption rules, reducing the penalties for companies that are seeking government work after being convicted ...

SNC-Lavalin Upgraded After Feds Tweak Corruption Rules

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.27.2015 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Embattled engineering and construction firm SNC-Lavalin got a boost Monday when an analyst upgraded his rating for the company after the fe...

Criminal Charges Or Not, SNC's Winning Billions In Taxpayers' Money

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A consortium that includes SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) has been selected by the Ontario government as the preferred bidder for Toronto's multibil...

SNC-Lavalin Chairman Steps Down In Wake Of Charges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.16.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) says Ian Bourne, who has helped lead the company through a period of reform following a recent bribery scandal, has s...

Billions In Federal Contracts In Doubt After SNC-Lavalin Charges

CBC | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada Business

Canadian engineering giant SNC-Lavalin is in a fight for its very survival over foreign bribery and fraud charges levelled against the company, accord...

Mounties File Corruption Charges Against SNC-Lavalin

The Huffington Post Canada | Sunny Freeman | Posted 02.19.2015 | Canada Business

The Mounties have laid corruption and fraud charges against SNC Lavalin, the Montreal-based construction company embroiled in a Libyan bribery scandal...

Ex-SNC-Lavalin Exec Extradited To Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A former SNC-Lavalin senior executive accused of fraud in a superhospital project arrived in Montreal on Wednesday after his extradition fr...

SNC-Lavalin Denies It Tried To Intimidate Authorities

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - SNC-Lavalin says its CEO wasn't attempting to intimidate authorities by suggesting that the engineering giant could be forced to close or s...

Ex-SNC Lavalin Exec Pleads Guilty

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A Swiss court has accepted a guilty plea from a former SNC-Lavalin senior executive, who was accused of fraud, corruption and money launder...

Former SNC Lavalin Execs Charged

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.03.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The RCMP has filed criminal charges against two former senior SNC-Lavalin executives.The Mounties say former executive vice-president Sami ...

How Canada Encourages Corrupt Companies

Patricia Adams | Posted 11.08.2013 | Canada Business
Patricia Adams

According to Michael Hershman, an international expert on transparency and accountability, corruption is more severe in Quebec than anywhere else in Canada and a "culture of corruption" has invaded the province's business elite.

Canada's Taxpayers Are Giving Billions To A National Embarrassment

Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business
Daniel Tencer

Canada won a distinction last month that most of us would rather we had lost: We had the most companies on a list of firms banned from doing business with the World Bank over corruption. All but a few of the Canadian companies banned from doing World Bank business were actually subsidiaries of one company: SNC-Lavalin. You would think a company that has brought so much bad publicity to Canada's name around the world, whose alleged corruption comes within a whisker of touching Canadian politicians, would be a toxic hot potato no government in Canada would want to touch. Well, you'd be wrong.

Canadian Companies Dominate Global Corruption List

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Business

Canada has the dubious honour of being home to the largest number of firms on a World Bank blacklist of corrupt companies. But virtually all of tha...

Canadian Execs' Alleged Gadhafi Smuggling Plot Leads To Lawsuit

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Engineering giant SNC-Lavalin is suing a former senior executive and a consultant in an effort to recover more than $2 million, including $...

SNC-Lavalin Takes Rosy View Of Algerian Raid On Its Offices

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - SNC-Lavalin hopes a recent raid of its headquarters in Algeria will shed light on a global corruption scheme that has sullied the Canadian ...

SNC-Lavalin: Limited-Time 'Amnesty' For Whistleblowers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.27.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX:SNC) is making a limited-time offer of "amnesty" to those at the company who are willing to report on corruptio...

SNC-Lavalin Admits To Illegal Political Donations

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canada's largest engineering company has admitted it helped raise money for Quebec political parties despite a three-decade-old law that ma...

Canadian Ex-CEO Faces 2nd Arrest In 4 Months

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Business

The former CEO of Canadian engineering giant SNC-Lavalin is facing his second arrest in fewer than four months, after Quebec’s anti-corruption task ...

I Was Betrayed, Says Ex-SNC Chief

CBC | Posted 04.24.2013 | Canada Business

The former head of SNC-Lavalin says that during his 13-year leadership, he had checks and balances in place to prevent what he called "the mess the co...

Canadian Firm Accused Of Funnelling $160 Million To Gaddafis

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Business

Canadian engineering giant SNC-Lavalin paid $160 million in bribes to the son of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in order to secure contracts in the N...