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On today's Money Matters:
Important new medical information which confirms that certain lifestyle choices can reduce your chances of getting cancer.
An extraordinary scandal at a Japanese multi-national corporation. Recently, Olympus the world famous company appointed an Englishman as its CEO. The first time in its ninety year history it elevated a foreigner to this position.
Sensationally, he is dismissed within two weeks. Following his sacking he looks for police protection and hands over documents to the Serious Fraud Squad. He also reveals information on false accounting within the company going back over 10 years.
The amount involved is $1.7 billion. In the last few days the Board of Directors at Olympus has announced its resignation en-mass and the ex-COE has returned to Japan to launch a fight to get his job back.
This amazing tale, has all the makings of a good novel and more details of the emerging scandal are revealed a little later on today's show.