Tuesday, October 6, 2015   

Europe to share info on tax avoidance deals of global corporations
24 mins ago
EU ministers agreed to a mandatory system for national authorities to automatically exchange information on secret tax deals made with multinationals, a decisio...
(Books) Bernanke worried about ‘grand-daddy of all financial panics’
42 mins ago
Former US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke says the US economy is outperforming Europe at the moment because the Fed moved more quickly and aggressi...
Volkswagen admits 8m dirty diesels sold in Europe
1 hr 20 mins ago
Scandal-hit Volkswagen said 8 million of its 11 million diesel vehicles fitted with software that cheats in emissions tests were sold in the European Union. ...
Greenback still mighty, but yuan gains ground in trade finance
2 hrs 6 mins ago
The yuan has overtaken the Japanese yen and moved into fourth place among the world's payments currencies, global transactions organization SWIFT said. ...
Workers rip up Air France repute and exec shirts
2 hrs 51 mins ago
French President Francois Hollande denounced a violent protest against Air France managers by striking workers as “unacceptable,'' saying it threatened the...
HK public floats drop, but funds raised climb to HK$156b
10-06 17:01
There were fewer initial public offerings in the first three quarters of the year compared with last year, but companies raised more capital – HK$156.3 billion,...
Hang Seng closes lower
10-06 16:20
Hong Kong shares ended 0.19 percent lower, after gains in the early morning were pared by profit-taking. The benchmark Hang Seng Index closed down by 41....
European court deals blow to Facebook personal data transfers
10-06 16:18
The EU's top court ruled that a key transatlantic data deal relied on by companies such as Facebook was invalid in the light of spying revelations in the Edw...
Beijing reluctantly embraces Pacific trade pact
10-06 16:08
China, which is not party to the US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership talks, gave the agreement reached in the US on Monday, a cautious welcome. The Mini...
Asian powerhouses put positive spin on Pacific trade pact
10-06 15:55
Asian members of the newly-minted Trans-Pacific Partnership hailed the deal to create the world's largest free trade area. Japan called it the start of a ...
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