Petrobras

Brazil graft scandal to mushroom abroad, prosecutor says

Brazil-based Odebrecht, one of the region`s biggest construction companies, was at the heart of a scheme to bribe Brazilian state oil giant Petrobras in exchange for inflated contracts. 

Feb 21, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Brazil courts probe bribe allegation against president

Brazilian courts are investigating an allegation that President Michel Temer received a campaign donation from a company implicated in a corruption racket at state oil firm Petrobras, his rivals said.

Nov 12, 2016, 05:22 AM IST
Brazil's ex-president Lula to stand corruption trial

Brazil's ex-president Lula to stand corruption trial

Brazil`s former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will stand trial on corruption and money laundering charges over an alleged scheme at the state oil company, Petrobras.

Sep 21, 2016, 15:13 PM IST
Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras graft scheme

Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras graft scheme

Public Prosecutor Deltan Dallagnol told a news conference that Lula will be charged with corruption and money laundering for leading a kickback scheme. 

Sep 15, 2016, 13:06 PM IST