Penalties for corruption in North Cyprus

BriberyThe parliament in Northern Cyprus has unanimously voted to have sub-committees urgently discuss draft amendments to the penal law to include deterrent penalties for crimes such as misconduct, bribery and favouritism.

 According to the news report in Kıbrıs newspaper, the amendments proposed by CTP/BG deputy Tufan Erhürman, aims at analytically regulating misconduct, negligence and crimes that may be listed under corruption, and to prevent distrust in public administration by introducing deterrent penalties for such crimes.