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Sweden investigates Ericsson over bribery

By Will Barbieri

13 December 2019

Sweden investigates Ericsson over bribery Ericsson headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden (Credit: iStock/Roland Magnusson)

Swedish prosecutors have said they are investigating Ericsson for possible bribery a week after the telecoms company entered into a $1 billion settlement with US authorities to resolve charges that it bribed government officials in five countries.