International Finance

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Corporate Share Deals by Non Residents in Germany

International Finance Desk
Capital gains from the sale of a 1 percent or greater ownership interest in a German target by a non-resident are subject to German corporate income tax. 16th September 2013 In general, pre-existing tax losses of a German target company are proportionally forfeited if, within a five-year period, more than 25 percent of the shares...

Efficiency: the Power of Energy Thrift

Demand-side energy efficiency is highly cost-effective and has the potential to be a main driver for enhancing energy security in Asia and the Pacific. Asia is on track to becoming the world’s largest energy-consuming region by 2025. This means that the region will increasingly be exposed to energy security and climate change risks unless measures...