Dumping

U.S.:    

The Commerce Department will initiate anti-dumping investigations on imports of certain Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG) from India, South Korea, the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine and Vietnam and countervailing duty investigations on the same products from India and Turkey (Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods from India, Korea, the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine and Vietnam (ITA) (30 ITR 1155; 7/25/13).  

Bribery and Corruption

China:   

GlaxoSmithKline PLC apologized for the behavior of four of its senior executives in China which are subject to an investigation of transactions valued at $489,000,000 in respect of suspect payments made to over 700 travel agencies and consultants (30 ITR 1159; 7/25/13).