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    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts
    Apr06

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts

    The president of Ukraine became the latest prominent politician to deny wrongdoing Wednesday after his name was linked to secretive offshore accounts arranged by a Panama law firm. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Dutch referendum turnout lagging below validity threshold – pollster
    Apr06

    Dutch referendum turnout lagging below validity threshold – pollster

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Turnout in a referendum on the Ukraine-EU treaty being held in the Netherlands is lagging below the threshold needed for it to be valid, according to a prominent pollster. …read more Source: The...

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts
    Apr06

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts

    BERLIN (AP) — The president of Ukraine became the latest prominent politician to deny wrongdoing Wednesday after his name was linked to secretive… …read more Source:...

    Few Dutch cast early ballots in Ukraine Referendum
    Apr06

    Few Dutch cast early ballots in Ukraine Referendum

    Polling stations across the Netherlands are open for Dutch citizens to vote in the referendum over the association agreement between the EU and Ukraine today. So far the turn out has not been overwhelmingly high. The post Few Dutch cast early ballots in Ukraine Referendum appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...

    Voting Begins in Dutch Referendum on EU-Ukraine Trade Deal
    Apr06

    Voting Begins in Dutch Referendum on EU-Ukraine Trade Deal

    The Dutch voted Wednesday in a referendum on a far-reaching free trade deal meant to foster closer ties between Ukraine and the European Union that has run into opposition in the Netherlands where many see it as evidence of unwanted EU expansionism. The non-binding vote in the Netherlands exposes deep divisions about this country’s place in...

    Iceland PM Says He Will Step Aside Temporarily, Not Resign
    Apr06

    Iceland PM Says He Will Step Aside Temporarily, Not Resign

    Iceland’s prime minister says he has not resigned, as previously reported, but has merely “suggested” that the vice chairman of his party take over the office “for an unspecified amount of time.” The announcement came in a news release from the prime minister’s office late Tuesday. The release continued to say...

    Ukraine president Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle set up to minimize taxes
    Apr06

    Ukraine president Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle set up to minimize taxes

    NNA – Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko denied he put his assets in an offshore trust to minimize taxes, after the country39;s fiscal service said it was looking into documents relating to his off …read more Source: National News...

    Polls Open in Dutch Referendum on Eu-ukraine Trade Deal
    Apr06

    Polls Open in Dutch Referendum on Eu-ukraine Trade Deal

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands—The Dutch voted Wednesday in a referendum on a far-reaching free trade deal meant to foster closer ties between Ukraine and the European Union that has run into opposition in the Netherlands where many see it as evidence of unwanted EU expansionism. The non-binding vote in the Netherlands exposes deep divisions about this...

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood
    Apr06

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood

    Dutch voters cast ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine, providing a gauge of anti-EU sentiment weeks before Britain puts its membership of the bloc on the line. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks

    TOKYO—One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. President Petro Poroshenko said at a news conference in Tokyo that his case is significantly...