Bribery of Leaders in Muslim Countries and Haliburton

Posted on January 29, 2009


All Things Considered, January 26, 2009 · Halliburton Corp. has announced it will pay out more than $560 million to the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission to settle a probe into bribery and bid-rigging in contracts around the world with leaders in Nigeria, Egypt, Indonesia, etc. Investigative journalist Lowell Bergman talks about the settlement.

Please click here to hear the audio report of this bribery settlement case between the US and Haliburton [3 min 32 sec].