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Cronyism and the ‘padrino’ system: what they do to the Philippine’s political and business culture, and how to get rid of them
Cronyism and the ubiquitous padrino (patronage) system describe an economy in which certain business people and government officials maintain a close relationship, resulting in favoritism in the allocation of government contracts, permits, grants, benefits, etc. 321 more words
SolarCity and Tesla Motors’ boards of directors are close.
Critics say they are too close to be truly objective about Tesla’s $2.8 billion bid to buy SolarCity. 1,144 more words
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The Swedish National Audit Office is part of the central control power of the Swedish Riksdag (Parliament). It ensures that the Riksdag receives a coordinated and independent audit of the state finances.