Ricketts cultivates Franco-British business entente
Lord Peter Ricketts, the former British ambassador in Paris, is increasingly involved in helping French business in the UK. According [...]
BP, also referred to be its former name British Petroleum, is a British multinational in the oil and gas business. It has oil operations in more than 70 countries and it produces 3.3 million barrels of oil a day.
The US Treasury Department's list of figures close to Putin has brought to light the many links between Britain's financial establishment and named oligarchs. The affair looks set to further destabilise the City of London, which is already grappling with Brexit. [...]
Favourite courtier of African presidents Jacob Zuma, Ali Bongo and Denis Sassou-Nguesso, South African Ivor Ichikowitz is little by little making his mark in Central Asia. Alongside such influential regional businessmen as Kenges Rakishev in Kazakhstan and Fuad Seyidaliyev in Azerbaijan, the head of the Paramount arms group is trying to establish himself there, while still maintaining his position [...]