Fixing Deals For Personal Gains

PRESS RELEASE BY CPIB
Fixing Deals For Personal Gains


          Taking advantage of your work position to fix deals for personal gains can land you in serious trouble.

2        On 16 December 2015, Yu Jiarong, a 37-year-old facilities engineer at the Institute of Microelectronics (IME) under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) will be charged in Court for the following corruption offences:

  1. 17 counts of corruptly obtaining gratification amounting to $195,430 from one Ang Yew Heng and one Soh Kok Choy, as a reward to further the business interests of M/s Techfield Engineering Services, M/s Yield Engineering Solutions and M/s Techfield Solutions Pte Ltd with IME, an offence punishable under Section 6(a) of the Prevention of Corruption Act, Chapter 241; and
  2. One count of corruptly obtaining gratification amounting to $7,000 from one Soh Kok Choy and one Wang Shujun, as a reward to further the business interests of M/s Contech Engineering Pte Ltd with IME, an offence punishable under Section 6(a) of the Prevention of Corruption Act, Chapter 241.

3        Singapore adopts a zero-tolerance approach towards corruption. The Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) takes a serious view of any corrupt practices and will not hesitate to take action against any party involved in such acts. 


Lee Wei Kit
Manager, Corporate Relations
Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau
DID: 6490 5938 Mobile: 9818 1569

Chiam Shu Yan
Senior Executive, Corporate Relations
Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau
DID: 6490 5944 Mobile: 9818 1569

Last updated: 16 Feb 2016