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New Zealand SFO head: we must improve cooperation to reduce investigation costs

By Waithera Junghae

18 January 2016

New Zealand SFO head: we must improve cooperation to reduce investigation costs Julie Read. Julie Read. Credit: New Zealand SFO.

In an interview with GIR, the head of New Zealand’s SFO, Julie Read, talks about the likely effects of the country’s new anti-corruption legislation on the authority’s ability to successfully prosecute foreign bribery cases – which so far, it has failed to do.