GlaxoSmithKline bribery probe heats up as Polish prosecutors charge 13 people

Polish prosecutors charged 13 people in connection with the GlaxoSmithKline ($GSK) bribery probe in their country. The Polish Anti-Corruption Bureau is in the throes of a criminal investigation, involving allegations that GSK paid doctors in return for increased prescriptions for the company's respiratory drug Seretide. The company also faces corruption allegations in China and Iraq. Report (sub. req.)

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