Chad Republic has just fined Exxon Mobil $74 billion—almost seven times its GDP — Quartz

A court in the central African nation of Chad has ordered Exxon Mobil to pay $74 billion in fines, a record figure that is almost seven times the country’s gross domestic product. The country’s high court announced the ruling following a complaint from the ministry of finance that a consortium led by Exxon hadn’t met…

via Chad Republic has just fined Exxon Mobil $74 billion—almost seven times its GDP — Quartz

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