Cuba is Ready to Deal With Corruption at Any Level
HAVANA, Cuba, Nov 27 (acn) Cuba is ready to prevent and face any
source or instance of corruption, a high Cuban Government Official
told the Fifth Conference of Member States of the United Nations
Convention Against Corruption, meeting in Panama City until this
coming Friday, November 29.
Some 15 00 delegates from one hundred and thirty nine nations are
attending this important event, aimed at forging national links
Cuba Deputy Comptroller General, Mrs. Alina Vicente, told the plenary
of the Cuban Government's determination to face any corruption-related
activity, and said that a National control Commission has been created
to lead and monitor that struggle, under the direction of Cuban
Comptroller General, Gladys Bejerano.
The Cuban anticorruption effort was recently examined by a visiting
United Nations team with experts from Brazil and Guatemala. Vicente
said that Cuba is open to new visits by international experts and is
ready to cooperate with any other nation in the application of the
Anti corruption international convention.
Cuba is currently involved in a process of improvement and updating of
its economic model aiming at setting up of a prosperous and
sustainable economic model based on efficiency, respect for legality,
discipline and the rule of law.