The ongoing Saudi anti-corruption drive has caught the region and the world by storm and nothing is now taboo in the anti-corruption campaign, including wasta or the use of connections to make corrupt gains. The issue of wasta is like the proverbial elephant in the room – everyone knows it exists but avoids mentioning the fact due to the sensitivity of the subject.
The wasta social network concept of interpersonal connections is often rooted in family ties and is highlighted in many cultures and religions
Dr. Mohamed Ramady
The social network concept
Last Update: Monday, 13 November 2017 KSA 10:51 – GMT 07:51
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