A deal to boost global trade has been approved by the World Trade Organisation in a move that could be worth £1 billion a year to British businesses.
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Wednesday 21 August 2013
Facebook founder’s audacious bid to put the entire planet online
Saturday 10 August 2013
TaxPayers' Alliance says countries with space programmes should not be receiving money from UK mean to be going to world's poorest
Friday 19 July 2013
Former prime minister attacks new policy as ‘an abdication of our basic humanity’
Monday 17 June 2013
Activists warn against creating a 'rich man’s club'
Monday 17 June 2013
The PM has a chance to strike a blow against persistent poverty
Give us access to information on tax havens and tax avoiders, African leaders tell David Cameron ahead of G8 Summit
Sunday 16 June 2013
African leaders will warn David Cameron on Monday that his plans for a global crackdown on tax avoidance may be of little value to the world's poorest countries.
Saturday 15 June 2013
David Cameron has been warned that his plan to crack down on tax avoidance at next week’s G8 summit will benefit the world’s richest nations but could “freeze out” the poorest countries.
As Britain leads the G8 conference, it's time to move on from the outdated idea of a divide between the developed and developing world
Friday 14 June 2013
We are more interconnected than ever. And efforts to reduce tax avoidance and improve transparency will require co-operation across international borders
David Cameron may be forced to water down key G8 aim over public disclosure of shell companies to stop tax evasion
Tuesday 11 June 2013
Prime Minister had promised to fight for transparency over the fake firms that exist only to cover up tax evasion and corruption, but the odds could be stacked against him
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Google is reported to have plans to connect developing markets to the internet through a WiFi enabled network of blimps, balloons and other “high-altitude platforms” (HAPS).
Thursday 23 May 2013
Report says one single transaction could have provided every Indian primary school child with a subsidised meal for a year if it been taxed fully
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
You can STILL be jailed for being a republican, government confirms, and it remains illegal to even 'imagine' overthrowing the Queen
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Fighting back: the woman giving a voice (and 49,999 others) to the victims of sexism - by giving an airing to their horror stories
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Ethan Couch: Texas quadruple murderer – or a victim of ‘affluenza’?
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