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Apple 'among US's big tax avoiders'
The committee said Apple had used "a complex web of offshore entities" to avoid paying billions of dollars in US income taxes.
Caribbean News Now!
Commonwealth election observers arrive in Cayman Islands
By Caribbean News Now contributor GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands -- A team of six election observers from the Commonwealth began arriving in the Cayman Islands on Friday ahead of Wednesday's general election.
Sun May 19, 2013
PM warns overseas territories on tax
Prime Minister David Cameron has urged British overseas territories to "get their house in order" and sign up to international treaties on tax.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Miami Herald
Cayman Islands ex-premier denies new allegations
The former premier of the Cayman Islands who faces charges in a corruption probe is denying allegations that he donated $1 million to a Caribbean university to obtain an honorary PhD.
American B738 near Grand Cayman on May 14th 2013, fuel bypass problems
An American Airlines Boeing 737-800, registration N817NN performing flight AA-2173 from Miami,FL to Panama City with 147 passengers, was enroute near Grand Cayman Island when the crew reported a fuel bypass indication and diverted to Grand Cayman's Robert Owen International Airport for a safe landing.
Fri May 17, 2013
LMS Model UN Competes at NYC Conference
Lawrence Middle School Model United Nations Club recently competed in the 8th Annual Middle School Model U.N. Conference held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.
Thu May 16, 2013
GIGTANK draws global startups to Chattanooga
IGTANK promised startups the fastest Internet speeds around, unique corporate partnerships, dollars and mentors-and all in the outdoorsy, artsy setting of Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Foreign holdings of US Treasury debt up in March
WASHINGTON Foreign demand for U.S. Treasury securities rose to a record level in March, signaling further confidence in U.S. debt.
Man rolls through Kansas City raising money for those with mobility challenges
Meet Ryan Chalmers. He's rolling from Los Angeles to New York, hoping to inspire and raise money with every push.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Miami Herald
Airliner makes safe emergency landing in Caymans
Aviation officials in the Cayman Islands say an American Airlines plane bound for Panama has made a safe emergency landing in the British Caribbean territory.
HMRC analyses data to catch offshore tax evaders
HM Revenue & Customs has announced that it is working with tax administrations from the United States and Australia on analysing data to reveal "extensive use of complex offshore structures to conceal assets by wealthy individuals and companies". HMRC is still analysing about 400GB of data, and it said that early results show the use of companies ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
Cayman Islands Spars With Sachs Over Hedge Fund Directorships
The head of the Cayman Islands financial services industry trade group rejected charges from economist Jeffrey Sachs that the Caribbean nation's oversight of hedge funds and banks is a "mortal threat" to the global economy.
FATCA Compliance for Investment Fund Managers, Part Two
This is the second in a series of Foley Advisers about FATCA, the new U.S. tax regime designed to combat offshore tax evasion by U.S. taxpayers that will go into effect on January 1, 2014.
Sun May 12, 2013
Big News Network.com
US joins UK and Australia in a bid to expose tax cheats
Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.
South China Morning Post
G7 avoids rift over Japanese monetary stimulus and weaker yen
Finance ministers are watching Japan's reflation plan for signs it may set off a round of competitive devaluations.
FTSE 100's use of tax havens - get the full list
Tortola, the capital of the British Virgin Islands, which in turn is the global capital of offshore finance - how many UK companies have subsidiaries there? Photograph: Neil Rabinowitz/ Neil Rabinowitz/CORBIS Which major UK corporations keep subsidiaries in tax havens? The short answer, according to updated research by development charity ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
Can Cable Or Digital Content Networks Provide Relief For TV's 'Failure Tax'?
Failure tax? Is that what marketers continue to pay to TV broadcasters? Yes, according to Mel Berning, president of advertising sales for A+E Networks.
International Business Times
G7 Agrees Action to Target Tax Avoiders: Osborne
The G7 group of industrialised nations has agreed to take collective action to target tax avoidance while agreeing to press on with moves to ensure no bank is "too big to fail", said the UK chancellor, George Osborne.
New U.S. and Int'l Routes on JetBlue from $64+ O/W
New and seasonal routes to cities in the States, the Caribbean, and Latin America are discounted with JetBlue.
Recently released market study: Soft Drinks in China
Introduction Soft Drinks in China industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size .