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Nearly Two-thirds of Global Companies Have Faced Corruption, PricewaterhouseCoopers Report Finds
NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly two-thirds of senior executives around the world say they have experienced some form of actual or attempted corruption in their business dealings, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers. The report, 'Confronting Corruption: The business case for an effective anti-corruption programme,' finds that almost 80 percent of executives say they have anti-corruption programs in place at their company, but only 22 percent are confident the programs are effective. Executives say they feel vulnerable to corruption particularly when doing business in expanding markets such as China, India, Russia and South America.
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Vostok Nafta: NET ASSET VALUE OF VOSTOK GAS LTD AS OF FEBRUARY 15, 2008
Net asset value per share: USD: 77.24, SEK: 489.15
Change in net asset value (USD/share), week 7, 2008 (Feb 11 – Feb 15):
Gazprom ADR development, week 7, 2008 (Feb 11 – Feb 15): 7.92%
Vostok Gas’ estimated net asset value as of February 15, 2008 amounted to
approximately USD 3,333.30 mln (SEK 21,109.15 mln according to SEK/USD 6.33).
The number of shares per February 15, 2008 was 43,155,062.
This report has not been subject to review by the company’s auditors.