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Novartis Probe Finds No Trace of Payoffs to Greek Officials

  • Bribery case is back in the spotlight as Greek elections near
  • Investigation isn’t over for authorities in Greece, U.S.
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Novartis AG said its own internal investigation found no evidence of bribery to Greek state officials as an upcoming election puts the Swiss drugmaker back in the spotlight.

Greece is investigating reports of payoffs by Novartis in a high-profile case that implicates two of the country’s former prime ministers and a European Union commissioner. The U.S. is investigating similar allegations.