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    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks
    Apr05

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks

    The website of the Mossack Fonseca law firm is pictured in this illustration taken April 4, 2016.Photo: Reuters Authorities across the globe have opened investigations into the activities of the world’s rich and powerful after a cache of leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed possible wrongdoing using offshore company...

    Ukraine referendum not about Europe, just over half of voters say
    Apr05

    Ukraine referendum not about Europe, just over half of voters say

    Almost half of Dutch voters are convinced the EU’s treaty of association with Ukraine paves the way for membership of… …read more Source:...

    China limits coverage and denounces Panama Papers’ tax haven revelations
    Apr05

    China limits coverage and denounces Panama Papers’ tax haven revelations

    BEIJING: China has moved to limit coverage of the massive leak of documents from a Panamanian law firm that may have exposed financial wrongdoing by some of the world’s rich and powerful, blocking some search terms and removing certain stories online. The “Panama Papers” revealed financial arrangements of politicians and public...

    Could Nuclear Disaster Come to America?
    Apr05

    Could Nuclear Disaster Come to America?

    A Fukushima on the Hudson? To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest updates from TomDispatch.com here.It was a beautiful spring day and, in the control room of the nuclear reactor, the workers decided to deactivate the security system for a systems test. As they started to do so, however, the floor of the...

    Inside the Panama Papers: Massive Leak Shows Worldwide Leaders’ Corruption
    Apr05

    Inside the Panama Papers: Massive Leak Shows Worldwide Leaders’ Corruption

    One of the biggest leaks in history exposes how global elites and their relatives hide money in offshore tax havens. “My life is in danger,” read an anonymous message. “No meeting, ever.”“Why are you doing this?” a German newspaper asked.“I want to make these crimes public,” the whistleblower wrote.An enormous cache of documents was just...

    7 things you should know about the Panama Papers
    Apr05

    7 things you should know about the Panama Papers

    At least 12 world leaders are implicated in offshore schemes by the biggest ever leak of financial documents 1. The leak centres on Mossack Fonseca. Mossack Fonseca is a law firm headquarted in Panama but also operating in tax havens such as Switzerland, the British Virgin Islands and the British crown dependencies: Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle...

    Panama Papers: call for offshore tax reform after data revelations
    Apr05

    Panama Papers: call for offshore tax reform after data revelations

    Political leaders named in leaks deny wrongdoing while other governments launch inquiries amid demands for reform • What are the Panama Papers? • Opinion: secret riches and public rageReverberations from the Panama Papers were felt worldwide on Monday, with political leaders named in the disclosures angrily denying any wrongdoing while other...

    Mikhail Porechenkov chosen for crime series set on Narva bridge
    Apr05

    Mikhail Porechenkov chosen for crime series set on Narva bridge

    The Russian actor Mikhail Porechenkov who is to play one of the lead roles in a version of the crime drama television series ‘The Bridge’ set on the Narva River bridge between Estonia and Russia, to be shot for the Russian television channel NTV, has been blacklisted in Latvia and Ukraine, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source:...

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks
    Apr05

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks

    By Ben Blanchard and Lisa Jucca Authorities across the globe have opened investigations into the activities of the world’s rich and powerful after a cache of leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed possible wrongdoing using offshore company structures. The “Panama Papers” have cast light on the financial arrangements of high...

    Panama Papers Update: US Justice Dept reviewing law firm reports
    Apr05

    Panama Papers Update: US Justice Dept reviewing law firm reports

    The department is determining whether the findings point to evidence of corruption and other violations of U.S. law. The U.S. Justice Department is reviewing reports about the offshore financial arrangements of global politicians and public figures based on 11.5 million leaked files from a Panamanian law firm, a department spokesman said on...