Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Business Former Garuda president named in Rolls Royce bribery scandal Engine procurement scandal shakes Indonesian and Thai flag-carriers Garuda Indonesia airplanes are seen at Soekarno-Hatta airport in Jakarta. British engine maker Rolls Royce has agreed to pay a penalty of $824 million to head off further prosecution for bribes it paid through intermediaries to airline and government officials in China, India, Indonesia, Nigeria, Russia, and Thailand.
ERWIDA MAULIA, Nikkei staff writer January 20, 2017 01:08 JST | Indonesia
JAKARTA -- A former president and chief executive of national flag-carrier
Garuda Indonesia has been named in a multinational bribery scandal involving Rolls Royce, the British aircraft engine maker.
Emirsyah Satar, who led Garuda's restructuring from 2005 to 2014, is alleged to have received more than $3 million in kickbacks for engine procurement contracts for Airbus aircraft.
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