Monthly Archives: January 2017

Just keep scrubbing.

In Brazil, the Car Wash carries on scrubbing. ¬†Yesterday, final hearings took place to wrap up plea bargains made by no fewer than 77 former executives of infrastructure and construction conglomerate Odebrecht; proceedings even featured a special guest appearance from … Continue reading

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Mexican Machinations

This week saw the return of Luis Videgaray to the frontline of Mexican politics. On the international scene, Mr Videgaray made a name for himself back in August as the Finance Minister who lobbied for then presidential candidate Donald Trump … Continue reading

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