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National Review Online
Third State Health-Care Exchange Executive Director Leaves Position
Pearce is the third person in such a position to leave her job, following Rocky King's recent extended medical leave from Cover Oregon and Coral Andrews's departure from .
Sat Dec 07, 2013
FOOTBALL: Young Reggae Girls head to training camp ahead of CONCACAF Championship
Jamaica's young Reggae Girls are scheduled to be in camp today and tomorrow to prepare for the CONCACAF Women's Championship in the Cayman Islands from January 9-19.
South China Morning Post
Hong Kong has little to gain from relaxing rules just for competition's sake
Make no mistake, as the world gets smaller, Hong Kong is in competition with Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, London, New York and every other global centre for financial services business Kuala Lumpur? We are reaching well down the barrel if Kuala Lumpur ranks as a global financial centre.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
American Standard Energy Corp. Files (8-K) Disclosing Triggering...
AMERICAN STANDARD ENERGY CORP. FILES Disclosing Triggering Events That Accelerate or Increase a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement, Other Events Item 2.04Triggering Events That Accelerate or Increase a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement.
US News & World Report
New Financial Secrecy Index Shows the Continuing Problems of Tax Havens
Last month was a very busy one, but I would be remiss if I didn't discuss the Tax Justice Network's new edition of the Financial Secrecy Index .
Uzbekistan: Western Oil Company Probed amid Redivision of Economic Spoils
An obscure offshore oil and gas company is reportedly under investigation for stealing oil in Uzbekistan.
East Capital Explorer AB - Net Asset Value (NAV) SEK 82 per share on 30 November 2013
NAV and share price development * NAV per share on 30 November 2013 amounted to EUR 9.23 * NAV per share increased by 0.8% compared to 31 October 2013 * The value of cash, cash equivalents and other short term investments per share amounted to EUR 0.45 , corresponding to an aggregate of EUR 14m * The closing price per share on 30 November 2013 was ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Press Digest- British Business - Dec 6
Dec 6 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers.
Customer Interaction Solutions
Cayman Captive Forum Sells Out
The 21st annual Cayman Captive Forum, believed to be the world's largest captive conference, has sold out with just shy of 1,400 participants taking part in a week of educational sessions, information sharing and networking.
AS2013: HMRC to improve systems to cope with information exchanges
HM REVENUE & CUSTOMS is to upgrade its offshore evasion strategy, in order to cope with data it receives from overseas territories and Crown dependencies signed up to tax information exchange deals.
Today in the press
FACEBOOK PAID 1.9m IN IRISH TAX ON 1.7 BILLION TURNOVER - Facebook Ireland, the Dublin-based company that forms a key part of its global corporate structure, grew its turnover by 737 million last year to 1.78 billion, but only generated an Irish corporation tax charge of 1.9 million, writes the Irish Times.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Walkers Launches New AIFMD Online Resource for Fund Managers
The AIFMD Centre contains information relevant to funds domiciled in the Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, Jersey and Ireland, which will be regularly updated.
Courthouse News Service
Class Seeks $500M From Chinese Data Firm
The Chinese data security firm NQ Mobile concealed that its main product is "actually spyware," and its market value fell by $500 million on the news, a shareholder claims in a federal class action.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Report: Davenport's relationship with Caribbean schools highlighted...
A partnership between Davenport University and for-profit medical schools in the Caribbean was highlighted in a report published Tuesday by Bloomberg News .
DGAP-PVR: Celesio AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of...
Celesio AG 03.12.2013 14:28 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG.
Buenos Aires Herald
The secrets of the vaults
If there is one thing on which the left and right seem to agree on in modern Europe, it is that something must be done to stopper up the worm-holes of the world economy.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Cayman Islands and U.S. Sign Fatca Iga
On November 29, 2013, the Cayman Islands and the U.S. Signed a FATCA IGA. The Cayman Islands IGA is a Model 1B agreement, meaning that FFIs in the Cayman Islands will be required to report tax information about U.S. account holders directly to the Cayman Islands Tax Information Authority.
Exceed Co. enters into merger agreement with 'going private' transaction
Exceed Co. enters into merger agreement with 'going private' transaction Exceed Company announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement and plan of merger with Pan Long Company, an exempted company with limited liability incorporated under the laws of the Cayman Islands and wholly owned by Shuipan Lin, the company's Chairman and CEO, ... (more)
U.S. signs agreement with the Caymans to curb tax evasion
Newscast Media WASHINGTON-The United States has signed agreements with the Cayman Islands and Costa Rica to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act , the U.S. Treasury Department said November 29. The bilateral pacts represent the first FATCA agreements in the Caribbean and Central America.
Fitch Rates Ooredoo Tamweel's USD1.25bn Sukuk 'A+'
DUBAI/LONDON, December 02 Fitch Ratings has assigned Ooredoo Tamweel Limited's USD1.25bn five-year 3,039% trust certificate programme a final 'A+' instrument rating.