A South Korean court on Thursday sentenced the elder brother of President Lee Myung-Bak to two years in jail after convicting him on corruption charges.
British bank HSBC has agreed to pay $249 million in compensation to home-loan borrowers hurt in the massive US mortgage and foreclosure scandal.
The United States hit drilling rig operator Transocean with $1.4 billion in criminal and civil fines Thursday for its role in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
Mitsubishi UFJ, Japan's biggest bank, must pay US authorities a fine totaling some 8.6 million dollars for flouting US sanctions on Iran, Sudan, Myanmar and Cuba.
BP agreed Thursday to pay a record $4.5 billion in US fines for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill and pleaded guilty to 14 counts including felony manslaughter in the deaths of 11 workers.
US banking giant Citigroup paid a $2 million fine to a state regulator and fired a junior analyst over a probe into leaks of confidential information on Facebook's public offering.
China-made trucks that ride Kazakhstan highways destroy the road’s surface: Kazakhstan Ministry of Transport.
KaR-Tel cellular operator has been fined $1 million for setting a threshold for connection to international roaming service.
Standard Chartered on Tuesday settled allegations that it helped Iranian clients dodge US sanctions, announcing a fine of $340 million from a New York banking watchdog.
The security firm formerly known as Blackwater has agreed to pay a fine of $7.5 million to avoid US prosecution for smuggling arms, the Justice Department said in a statement Tuesday.
ArcelorMittal Temirtau and Central Asia Cement have been fined over 57 million tenge for ecology damage.
Kazakhoil Aktobe reimbursed the state with 445 million tenge ($3 million) for the environmental damaged caused by excessive gas flaring.
The list of penalized companies will be published on the website of the Oil and Gas Ministry in the beginning of April.
KazMunaiGas was mulct by 470 million tenge ($3.2 million) in Pavlodar.
Fines for producing low-quality goods may be increased 5-fold in Kazakhstan.
Astana court announced its ruling on the case against the British citizen who made a debauch in the airport of Astana.
TCO made a blow-out of unconditioned gas exceeding the standards in July 2010.
Oil production output at Tengiz in 2010 made up 26 million tons.
Agency for Protection of Competition fined Sinooil over 3 million tenge.
North Caspian Operating Company (NCOC) was fined 200 million tenge ($1.3 million) for ecological violations.