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Smedegaard warned against corruption at Maersk Group

The number of corruption cases at the Maersk Group set a new record in 2014 with a total of 13 cases, according to Danish newspaper Berlingske. Just a few months ago, Maersk Group CEO Nils Smedegaard openly warned about the serious consequences that this type of case can have for the whole group.

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Back in October, Maersk Group CEO Nils Smedegaard warned against the damaging consequences that would hit the whole group if employees were to be involved in corruption cases. And now, as it turns out, according to Berlingske (article in Danish), the number of corruption cases in the Maersk Group has set a new record in 2014 with a total of 13 corruption charges, nine of which are still being investigated internally.

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