Brazil: Brazil prosecutors accuse two in alleged Petrobras-Maersk corruption scheme


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Brazil: Brazil prosecutors accuse two in alleged Petrobras-Maersk corruption scheme
Aug 24, 2020 06:00 pm
Brazilian prosecutors pressed charges on Friday against two people for an alleged scheme to obtain confidential market information from Petrobras to benefit A.P. Moller-Maersk, the world’s largest shipping company. The case stems from an investigation that started in 2014 as part of Brazil’s sprawling Car Wash scandal, which has since
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United Kingdom: MPs call on UK to help whistleblower facing extradition to Monaco
Aug 24, 2020 05:30 pm
A cross-party group of MPs is urging the Foreign Office to support a corruption whistleblower who says he is the victim of “political persecution” in Monaco. Margaret Hodge, a former Labour minister, Andrew Mitchell, a former Tory minister, and other politicians are calling on the foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, to
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Mexico: Mexico’s ‘anti-graft’ president hit with videos of brother accepting cash
Aug 24, 2020 05:00 pm
A week ago, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador was on a roll with his anti-corruption campaign, boosted by a video of rivals counting piles of cash and leaked testimony that could bring down more opponents. But after two videos surfaced Thursday, showing his brother taking packets of cash from
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China: Bannon’s Chinese host an irritant to Communist Party
Aug 24, 2020 04:30 pm
The self-exiled Chinese tycoon on whose 150-foot (45-meter) yacht President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, was arrested is a high-profile irritant to the ruling Communist Party. Guo Wengui left China in 2014 during an anti-corruption crackdown led by President Xi Jinping that ensnared people close to Guo, including
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Japan: 3 men indicted over Japan lawmaker-linked casino graft scandal
Aug 24, 2020 04:00 pm
A supporter of Japanese lawmaker Tsukasa Akimoto and two others were indicted Monday over alleged witness tampering in connection with a casino graft scandal. Akihito Awaji, 54, the supporter, and two other men — Fumihiko Sato, 50, and Kazuhiro Miyatake, 49 — offered 30 million yen in June and July
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Africa: Kenyan police teargas anti-corruption protesters in Nairobi
Aug 24, 2020 03:30 pm
Kenya’s police have teargassed protesters holding peaceful demonstrations against alleged corruption including the theft of supplies for the fight against COVID-19 At least 12 demonstrators from a group of 100 protesting in different parts of Nairobi, the capital, were arrested by police, said central business district police chief Mark Wanjala.
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