Watchdog: Many Countries Fall Short on Bribe Rules

  BERLIN (AP) — An anti-corruption watchdog says that several of the Group of 20 global economic powers are making little or no effort to enforce rules barring multinational companies from paying bribes abroad, and only Canada has improved significantly in the past year. Transparency Read More


Rousseff Calls Off U.S. Visit Over NSA Surveillance

[Bloomberg] Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff yesterday called off her state visit to Washington as allegations of U.S. espionage damage relations between the two biggest economies in the Americas. Rousseff canceled the October meeting less than a day after President Barack Obama called her in an attempt to Read More