It has been typical under PRC law for bribe takers to be punished more severely than bribe givers. The policy was to punish extortion and incentivize cooperation with government investigations. But as recent investigations into the sales practices of big pharmaceutical companies have shown, this policy may be changing.
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Passing legislation instead of applying resources is always tempting for governments.
Britain's BAE Systems and Europe's EADS are proposing to merge, they said earlier this month, to create a defense giant capable of competing against Boeing or Lockheed Martin.