UK Serious Fraud Office Confirms Investigation of KBR

From The FCPA Blog

The UK Serious Fraud Office confirmed that it has opened a new investigation into KBR, Inc.'s United Kingdom subsidiaries for suspected bribery and corruption.

The investigation "is related to the SFO’s ongoing investigation into the activities of Unaoil," the agency said in a statement Friday.

The probe covers KBR's local subsidiaries and their officers, employees, and agents, the SFO said.

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