Taking The Corrupt Route

PRESS RELEASE BY CPIB
Taking The Corrupt Route
 

           Extending a foreigner’s stay in Singapore by corrupt means is a serious offence. 

2         On 5 May 2016, Lim Boon Ian, Raymond will be charged for corruptly giving and corruptly agreeing to give gratification amounting to a sum of $1,680 to Lim Zhi Yin, Catherine, an Immigration & Checkpoints Authority officer, as a reward for granting 30-day social visit passes to various Thai female nationals, an offence punishable under Section 6(b) of the Prevention of Corruption Act, Chapter 241. 

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

 

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

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

Last updated: 06 May 2016