Talks between McLaren and Lukoil 'failed' - report

2019-10-29 15:02

Negotiations between McLaren and the Russian oil company Lukoil have failed, according to the Russian publication Championat.

Brazilian driver Camara ready for McLaren reserve role

2018-11-08 08:14

20-year-old Brazilian driver Sergio Sette Camara says he is ready for Formula 1.

Brazil's Cunha sentenced to 15 years for corruption

2017-03-30 19:00

The once powerful speaker of Brazil's lower house of Congress Eduardo Cunha has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in the country's battle against corruption.

Hundreds demonstrate Brazil corruption

2017-03-27 07:17

Hundreds of people are demonstrating on Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach to support a sprawling corruption probe that has ensnared Brazil's top politicians and even threatens to bring down President Michel Temer.

Brazil prosecutor wants arrest of Senate boss, ex-president

2016-06-07 22:30

Brazil's top prosecutor has asked for authority to arrest and detain the president of the Senate and a former president of the country over alleged attempts to obstruct a corruption probe.

Foreign firms bribing Petrobras left out of cartel

2015-06-25 12:45

Brazilian federal police are investigating foreign companies that may have paid bribes to obtain contracts with state-run oil firm Petrobras.

Rousseff declares war on corruption

2015-03-19 10:30

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has launched an anti-corruption offensive to counter rising discontent over a kickback scandal engulfing Petrobras.

Brazil's opposition calls for Rousseff probe

2015-03-18 10:00

Brazil's main opposition party says it would call on the Supreme Court to investigate the President's involvement in a corruption scheme at oil firm Petrobras.

Brazil corruption scandal rocks ruling coalition

2015-03-09 18:21

Investigations ordered into dozens of politicians linked to a massive corruption scandal at Petrobras is sending shock waves through Brazil's governing coalition.

Shares in Brazil's Petrobras continue to plunge

2015-01-29 17:48

Petrobras shares fell more than 4%, declining sharply for a second day after the company released third-quarter results without accounting for a major corruption scandal.


McLaren's Petrobras sponsorship 'terminated'

2019-10-21 13:42

'At the moment, by decision of my government, Petrobras seeks a way to terminate the contract,' said new Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro.

US, Brazil fine Petrobras $853m for bribery

2018-09-27 15:00

US and Brazilian authorities have fined Brazil's oil giant Petrobras more than $853m for paying bribes to Brazilian politicians and political parties, the US Justice Department announced.

Hundreds demonstrate Brazil corruption

2017-03-27 07:18

Hundreds of people are demonstrating on Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach to support a sprawling corruption probe that has ensnared Brazil's top politicians and even threatens to bring down President Michel Temer.

Brazil impeachment leader arrested in corruption probe

2016-10-20 07:54

The powerful former speaker of Brazil's lower house who spearheaded the ouster of President Dilma Rousseff has been arrested as part of a sprawling graft probe involving state oil giant Petrobras

Judge in Petrobras probe downplays power

2015-07-05 13:00

The judge presiding over Brazil's largest-ever corruption probe defended his impartiality, in a case that has swept up some of the country's most powerful bosses.

Petrobras scheme moved $2.1bn in bribes

2015-05-15 09:45

Brazilian investigators believe $2.1bn in bribes have been moved in a corruption scheme involving state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA, says a prosecutor.

300 Swiss bank accounts linked to Petrobas scandal

2015-03-18 21:00

Switzerland's attorney general says he has uncovered over 300 accounts at more than 30 Swiss banks that he believes are linked to money laundering and corruption at Petroleo Brasileiro SA.

Brazil treasurer charged in Petrobras scandal

2015-03-17 12:15

Brazilian prosecutors have formally charged the treasurer of the ruling Workers' Party and 26 others with corruption linked to state-run Petrobras.

Petrobras scandal about to hit Brazil's politics

2015-02-26 13:00

Brazil's top prosecutor is expected to file charges in coming days against politicians implicated in the Petrobras corruption scandal.

US city sues Petrobras, execs over graft

2014-12-28 14:13

The US city of Providence has filed suit against Petrobras and senior officers of the company over investor losses due to a corruption scandal at the oil giant.

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