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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Fake death? Brazil may exhume alleged mastermind in Petrobras graft plot

While Brazilian police have been busy rounding up suspects in the Petrobras probe, investigators are now looking six feet under for more answers about the multi billion-dollar corruption scheme.

Members of Brazil’s congress have asked to exhume the corpse of late politician José Janene, amid rumors that the alleged kingpin behind the corruption may have faked his own death, the Financial Times said.Continue Reading

‘Small coffers’ at China Telecom paid for feasts and prostitutes

China’s third-largest mobile carrier China Telecom Corp Ltd punished 31 executives found to have engaged in extravagant banquets and prostitution.

The mobile carrier said in a statement that executives at its Beijing branch squandered 79,500 yuan ($12,822) of public funds on lavish banquets and entertainment in a restaurant in Hebei province.… Continue Reading