Category Brazil

Chinese Oil Giants Win Brazil Offshore Auction

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/business/2017-11/03/content_34059002.htm Chinese oil giants win Brazil offshore auction By Zheng Xin | China Daily | Updated: 2017-11-03 09:31   Visitors take photographs of an oil platform in Guanabara Bay in Niteroi, near Rio de Janeiro, the capital of Brazil. Chinese oil majors are looking to expand investment in the South American nation.[Photo/Agencies]   Deal expected […]

Iran Attacks 9,000 Email Accounts In Parliament

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/iran-attacks-9-000-email-accounts-in-parliament-w5mr836cg Iran Attacks 9,000 Email Accounts In Parliament Sensitive material stolen by Tehran hackers Francis Elliott, Political Editor | Fiona Hamilton, Crime & Security Editor October 14 2017, 12:00am, The Times Theresa May’s email account was among those targeted by Iranian hackersMATT DUNHAM/ASSOCIATED PRESS Share Save Iran carried out a “brute force” cyberattack on parliament that hit dozens of MPs this summer, […]

Brazilian Police Arrest 10 Suspected Of Planning Terrorist Acts During Olympics

http://www.cnn.com/2016/07/21/americas/brazil-olympics-terror-arrests/index.html Brazilian Police Arrest 10 Suspected Of Planning Terrorist Acts During Olympics By Julia Jones and Shasta Darlington, CNN Updated 11:13 AM ET, Thu July 21, 2016 Rio reviews its Olympic security plans 01:48 Rio de Janeiro (CNN)Brazilian police have arrested 10 people suspected of planning terrorist acts during the Olympics, Brazil’s Justice Ministry said Thursday. […]

Petrobras Scandal Casts Cloud Over Brazil’s Prospects

  IISS Strategic Comments Petrobras scandal casts cloud over Brazil’s prospects   Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras is engulfed in the biggest corruption scandal in the country’s history, with many top figures both from the company and from the ruling Workers’ Party implicated in a vast kickback scheme. Following the chief executive’s resignation in February, […]