Catch up with the week on beyondbrics, with the ten most popular stories from the blog, a few things we’ve learnt and a chart. This week: Bank of Georgia. Continue reading »
Ecuador and its state-owned energy groups have gotten the better of a string of US oil companies that sought to profit from the country’s reserves, but Friday one struck a blow back.
The International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes, a World Bank body that conducts arbitration between governments and businesses, ordered Quito to pay $1.77bn in compensation to Occidental Petroleum, or Oxy. Continue reading »