Governments and Private Sector Must Do More to Fight Corruption, Conference Finds

News Release | 30 September 2005

BEIJING, THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA - Asia and Pacific governments and businesses need to tackle corruption more aggressively to reduce growing social inequality and sustain economic growth.

That was the message of the 5th Regional ADB/Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Anti-Corruption Conference for Asia and the Pacific, hosted by the People's Republic of China (PRC) this week.