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EU likely to make it tough for UK

International Finance Desk
A wrong step in the negotiations may fuel demand from other countries to exit Suparna Goswami Bhattacharya September 15, 2016: Recently, the German economy minister had remarked that Britain must not be allowed to ‘keep the nice things’ that come with EU membership without taking responsibility for the fallout from Brexit. In fact, he warned...
Finance Wealth Management

Get your tax affairs in order

Raids on Google in Spain and France indicate just how much importance is being placed on tax evasion by authorities across the world Aziz Rahman August 10, 2016: In June, tax inspectors raided Google’s offices in Madrid, Spain. Just over a month earlier, dozens of investigators went into Google’s offices in Paris, France to examine...

Aldi chooses Verifone for payment devices

Contactless and mobile pay capabilities to bring speed and convenience to Aldi customers July 5, 2016: Verifone announced that it will provide Aldi France with 3,200 payment devices designed to accept all cashless payments including contactless and mobile wallets. Aldi France operates 900 retail locations and is a unit of Group Aldi, a leader in...
Business Leaders

Debris of EgyptAir flight found

However, it is still unclear why the accident took place May 23, 2016: The first images of wreckage and debris of the EgyptAir flight that crashed into the Mediterranean Sea last week have been released. The Airbus A320, which was carrying 56 passengers and 10 crew members, had just crossed from Greek airspace into Egyptian...

Panama requests France to work under equal conditions

Shares steps taken to reform its legal framework and strengthen service centre May 19, 2016: Luis Miguel Hincapie, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Panama, met with France’s Presidential Special Appointee for Latin America and the Caribbean, Jean-Pierre Bel. During the meeting in Paris, the Panamanian diplomat emphasised the importance of working under equal conditions to...

EgyptAir flight missing

Sixty six people were on board May 19, 2016: An EgyptAir plane carrying 66 people has disappeared after taking off from France’s Charles de Gaulle airport late Wednesday night. Flight MS804 was on its way to Cairo when it vanished from radar. Contact with the airline was lost around ten miles inside Egyptian airspace when...

‘Every Airbus is partly made in India’

European company awards A320neo titanium parts contract to Aequs IFM Correspondent May 13, 2016: In a further boost to the ‘Make in India’ programme, Airbus has contracted Aequs Aerospace, a wholly-owned subsidiary to supply over 100,000 titanium machined parts for the A320neo (new engine option) programme. This is the first time work on critical elements...

‘Political agenda is influencing financial markets’

Pioneer Investment’s Head of Global Asset Allocation Research Monica Defend on the economic outlook post Brexit What are, in your view, the implications of Brexit on the global economy? We believe that the Brexit outcome is a global shock, with implications for the global and regional economic outlook that will be channelled mainly through four...

Dim outlook for Europe in 2016

Challenging political landscape, persistent high unemployment and a weak euro are a few of the challenges Suparna Goswami Bhattacharya February 2, 2016: Europe had been in the news in 2015, not every time for the right reasons though. Grexit, the Volkswagen scandal, migration crisis, Paris attacks were some of the low points which made economists...