Ericsson ex-employee reports bribe allegations to US lawyers

Wednesday 23 November 2016 | 14:14 CET | News
A number of former executives from Ericsson have told Swedish radio programme Ekot that the company systematically engaged in bribery in the late 1990s and early 2000s in order to win contracts. An article on the Swedish national radio station's website says they allege that Costa Rica's president at the time, Miguel Angel Rodriguez, was among the recipients. Most people spoke to Ekot on condition of anonymity, but ex-employee Liss Olof Nenzell worked with the confidential payments and said they were made to high-ranking officials such as telecommunication ministers and telecom utility

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