What does this mean for JTI?
Breaching bribery and corruption laws can result in criminal investigation and prosecution, as well as potential financial penalties for JTI and any employees involved.
Bribery involves giving or receiving something of value (typically money) in return for a business advantage.
Corruption is the abuse of power for personal gain.
Facilitation payments are a form of bribery and typically involve small gifts or payments to public officials in return for carrying out or speeding up a routine service.