Corruption Can Happen Anywhere. Even With Respected Technology Companies Like Hitachi


Over the past week, the Japanese company Hitachi was subject to a multi-million dollar fine for bribing South African officials to win over power plant contracts. By using another company to facilitate the transaction and to engage in South African officials, the Hitachi organization was found they were being non-compliant with the SEC and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Investors' Circle Pledges Support to Young Entrepreneurs Honored for Innovative Business Approaches to Social and Environmental Challenges

Press Release

Washington, DC, October 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Investors’ Circle is partnering with The Hitachi Foundation to honor and support eight entrepreneurs from five enterprises that address some of society’s most persistent challenges. Now in its fourth year, the Yoshiyama Young Entrepreneurs Program recognizes leaders operating viable businesses that fill needs in the market while creating social value and tangible opportunities for low-wealth Americans.

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