Ericsson employees indicted in Greek corruption probe

Friday 7 July 2017 | 13:09 CET | News
Ericsson announced that two current and four former employees are being indicted in the long-running corruption case in Greece over the company's supply of an airborne radar system in 1999. A year ago the company said seven employees had been summoned to testify in the Greek investigation. The authorities have now proceeded with indictments of six of these people. Ericsson said the company was not contacted by Greek authorities but the company is following the process. The company has since divested in its microwave unit involved in the contract.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Greece
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.