The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) added four individuals to the list of Russians subject to travel bans and asset freezes under the Magnitsky Act. Two of the Russians named Monday hold top posts in Russia-controlled Chechnya.… Continue Reading
A newborn died in a government hospital in India Sunday after a nurse who had demanded a bribe allegedly refused to assist the mother during labor.
The death was reported at the Kama government hospital in Rajasthan’s Bharatpur district.… Continue Reading
The city of Providence, Rhode Island is reportedly suing Brazil’s Petrobras and CEO Maria das Gracas Silva Foster for bond losses tied to alleged corruption.
The suit, filed on December 24 in New York, alleges state-owned Petrobras made misleading statements to investors and inflated the price of assets to carry out kickback schemes, Brazilian newspaper O Estado do S.… Continue Reading