'All major economic players must be part of the effort,' Angel Gurria told a conference at Chatham House. 'It is imperative that all G20 countries become parties to the OECD anti-bribery convention,' he added.
The fight against global corruption requires the same persistence from countries as combatting climate change, said Angel Gurria, OECD secretary-general, speaking at a conference at Chatham House.
'Syria is probably the main factor at play here. But as this decree comes on the heels of the new counterterrorism law it could also presage prosecutions for Saudis accused of glorifying movements elsewhere, potentially including Hezbollah or even the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood,' said Jane Kinninmont.
Maria Åsenius, the head of Malmström's private office, said at an event at Chatham House that the UK should do more to fight corruption abroad.
'The Israeli government, though, will not allow those 20 per cent of settlers to remain there under Palestinian control,' said Nadim Shehadi. 'It would impossible from a security point of view.'