Former Braskem CEO Sentenced for Bribery Charges in U.S.

The former chief executive officer of Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for his role in a scheme that diverted $250 million from the company to a slush fund to pay Brazilian government officials, the U.S. Justice Department said.

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Big Retailers Becoming Big Property Owners With Warehouse Deals

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Eli Lilly Asks FDA to Approve Alzheimer’s Drug

The drugmaker has begun the process seeking approval to sell donanemab...

U.S. Consumer Confidence Rose as Delta Covid-19 Wave Eased

People plan to spend on big-ticket items and go on vacation...