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How Carlos Ghosn escaped Japan: wealth and connections can literally set you free

The covert operation that spirited the celebrated businessman and former head of Nissan to Lebanon illustrates how wealth and connections can set you, literally, free.

9 Feb 2020 - 11:25AM

The covert operation that spirited the celebrated businessman and former head of Nissan to Lebanon illustrates how wealth and connections can set you, literally, free.

How Carlos Ghosn escaped Japan: wealth and connections can literally set you free
Mongolia’s Khaltmaa Battulga, the other populist president with a business background and ties to Putin

The Mongolian president named his company after a mafia outfit from The Godfather before entering politics, ascending to the highest office and passing controversial legislation that allowed him to fire judges and opposition voices along the way.

4 Oct 2019 - 7:15AM

The Mongolian president named his company after a mafia outfit from The Godfather before entering politics, ascending to the highest office and passing controversial legislation that allowed him to fire judges and opposition voices along the way.

Mongolia’s Khaltmaa Battulga, the other populist president with a business background and ties to Putin
Chinese and Vietnamese demand for pangolin scales and meat is pushing the shy, scaly animal to extinction

Despite having all the medicinal properties of fingernails, the animal’s scales are prized as a remedy for swelling, haemorrhoids, tight muscles and poor circulation, and its meat as a rare, ‘special’ delicacy

25 Aug 2019 - 3:14PM

Despite having all the medicinal properties of fingernails, the animal’s scales are prized as a remedy for swelling, haemorrhoids, tight muscles and poor circulation, and its meat as a rare, ‘special’ delicacy

Chinese and Vietnamese demand for pangolin scales and meat is pushing the shy, scaly animal to extinction
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