When economics is studied only marginally on the discussion about corruption while the rest are a total conspiracy theory, this kind of article is very likely.
Speaking about conspiracy, how about constructing a new one? Try this: some politicians conspire with businessmen to overthrow a multinational from a particular country. It's easy. Create chaos. The share value goes down. Buy the corporation, low. Then sell high. Sounds good? Probably. Can I prove it? What? No! And that's the beauty of conspiracy theory.