Trees stand at the Jamanxim National Forest near Novo Progresso, Para State, Brazil. Two Chinese entrepreneurs paid millions of dollars to a Brazilian company that bribed environment officials of an Amazon state to illegally export precious hardwoods to China. File photo: Bloomberg Trees stand at the Jamanxim National Forest near Novo Progresso, Para State, Brazil. Two Chinese entrepreneurs paid millions of dollars to a Brazilian company that bribed environment officials of an Amazon state to illegally export precious hardwoods to China. File photo: Bloomberg
Trees stand at the Jamanxim National Forest near Novo Progresso, Para State, Brazil. Two Chinese entrepreneurs paid millions of dollars to a Brazilian company that bribed environment officials of an Amazon state to illegally export precious hardwoods to China. File photo: Bloomberg
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Two Chinese charged as Brazil police foil million dollar fraud to export precious Amazon wood

Chinese entrepreneurs paid millions to company that bribed officials

Topic |   Environment
Trees stand at the Jamanxim National Forest near Novo Progresso, Para State, Brazil. Two Chinese entrepreneurs paid millions of dollars to a Brazilian company that bribed environment officials of an Amazon state to illegally export precious hardwoods to China. File photo: Bloomberg Trees stand at the Jamanxim National Forest near Novo Progresso, Para State, Brazil. Two Chinese entrepreneurs paid millions of dollars to a Brazilian company that bribed environment officials of an Amazon state to illegally export precious hardwoods to China. File photo: Bloomberg
Trees stand at the Jamanxim National Forest near Novo Progresso, Para State, Brazil. Two Chinese entrepreneurs paid millions of dollars to a Brazilian company that bribed environment officials of an Amazon state to illegally export precious hardwoods to China. File photo: Bloomberg
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