Últimas notícias corruption

General

Brazil still seen among most corrupt countries

Brazil occupies the 106th position in the ranking on perceived corruption compiled by NGO Transparency International—a list including 180 countries. In 2018, Brazil ranked 105th, after sliding nine positions that year.

 O presidente da Petrobras, Roberto Castello Branco, durante abertura da 6ª edição Petrobras em Compliance, no edifício sede da empresa, no centro do Rio de Janeiro.
Economy

Losses stemming from corruption at Petrobras said to be underrated

Petrobras CEO Roberto Castello Branco said the estimated financial losses stemming from corruption at the state-controlled oi giant have been underrated. He was referring to the 2014 report on the amounts siphoned off.

Rio de Janeiro - Ex-presidente Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva participa do lançamento da campanha Se é público é para todos, organizada pelo Comitê Nacional em Defesa das Empresas Públicas  (Fernando Frazão/Agência Brasil)
Justice

Ex-President Lula acquitted in Odebrecht case in Angola

Brasília Federal Judge Vallisney de Souza Oliveira Wednesday (Jul 24) decided to acquit former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva of criminal organization and money embezzlement charges in one of the cases regarding the construction giant Odebrecht, said to have been favored

General

Petrobras fires workers arrested under Car Wash

In an announcement made Wednesday evening (Dec.