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Vale defends anti-bribery checks on Guinean mining rights

By Sam Fry

28 July 2020

Vale defends anti-bribery checks on Guinean mining rights

Vale claims in UK court documents that BSGR obstructed the company’s pre-deal due diligence by conducting a “secret internal reorganisation” designed to hide BSGR’s ties to a third-party company that allegedly channelled bribes to Guinean officials.