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Airbus to pay $4 billion to settle bribery probes

By James Thomas

31 January 2020

Airbus to pay $4 billion to settle bribery probes Credit: iStockphoto.com/Artyom_Anikeev

Courts in Paris, London and France approved a €3.6 billion settlement to resolve alleged bribery and failure to prevent illicit payments by Airbus intermediaries in 16 countries.