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Five EU nations agree tax crackdown in wake of Panama leak

Leading financial institutions have welcomed a new crackdown on international tax dodging agreed by Europe’s biggest five economies. Tax and law enforcement agencies in the UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain have agreed to share data. But critics said it would only work if the US and other nations signed up. Meanwhile, UK Chancellor George Osborne told the… Read More »

Muslim nations agree to work closely to fight terrorism – Turkey’s Erdogan

Muslim countries have agreed to work together more closely to fight terrorism and other crimes and will establish an Istanbul-based centre for greater police cooperation, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday. Leaders from the Muslim world are attending a summit in Istanbul this week of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to discuss issues facing the grouping’s 57… Read More »