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ECB unveils new 20-euro banknote

ECB unveils new 20-euro banknote

25 February 2015   0 comments
The ECB is gradually phasing in new banknotes to replace those in circulation since the euro became a physical currency in January 2002.

EU parliament approves LuxLeaks tax probe 12 February 2015

EU lawmakers approved a probe Thursday into suspect tax breaks that critics said had been watered down, as the Luxleaks scandal continues to dog current European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.The...

British lawmakers accuse PwC of promoting tax avoidance 6 February 2015

British lawmakers accused major accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers of promoting "tax avoidance on an industrial scale" on Friday in an investigation called in the wake of the so-called Luxleaks scandal.The...
PACQS Foundation – in memory of Antoine van Veldhuizen‏

PACQS Foundation – in memory of Antoine van Veldhuizen‏ 27 January 2015

The PACQS foundation, established in memory of Antoine van Veldhuizen and his family, supports charities striving towards a safer world.

Second French suspect charged over Luxleaks tax probe 23 January 2015

A second French suspect was charged Friday with theft and money-laundering in ongoing investigations into the leaking of secret tax avoidance deals between Luxembourg and multinational companies, a scandal...

EU charges Amazon tax deal with Luxembourg was illegal

16 January 2015
EU regulators charged Luxembourg Friday with giving illegal tax breaks to Internet shopping giant Amazon, putting European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker back in the spotlight over deals made when......

EU says suspects Amazon tax deal with Luxembourg was illegal

16 January 2015
EU regulators said Friday they believe Luxembourg gave illegal tax breaks to Internet shopping giant Amazon, renewing pressure on European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker over arrangements made when......

Euro MPs back LuxLeaks tax probe 14 January 2015

European lawmakers backed an official probe into tax evasion Wednesday, a hot topic after the "Luxleaks" scandal that has embroiled EU commission head and former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker.The...

20,000 at Brussels unity march, 2,000 in Luxembourg: police 11 January 2015

At least 20,000 people marched through the Belgian capital Brussels on Sunday in one of the biggest marches outside France in solidarity with the Paris terror attacks, officials said.A huge "Brussels...

LuxLeaks suspect says he is not only whistleblower 14 December 2014

A Frenchman charged over leaking documents that revealed secret tax avoidance deals between Luxembourg and multinational companies has said he believes he is not the only whistleblower in the scandal....

Suspect charged in LuxLeaks tax scandal 13 December 2014

The suspected leaker of documents that revealed secret tax avoidance deals between Luxembourg and hundreds of multinational companies has been charged with theft, money-laundering and exposing trade secrets,...

Suspect charged in LuxLeaks scandal 13 December 2014

The suspected leaker of documents that revealed secret tax avoidance deals between Luxembourg and hundreds of multinational companies has been charged with theft and money-laundering, prosecutors said...

EU's Juncker vows tax crackdown as Disney hit by 'LuxLeaks' 10 December 2014

EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker vowed Wednesday to fight tax avoidance in Europe after new revelations showed Disney, Microsoft and Koch Industries got bumper tax deals from Luxembourg when he...

Juncker pushes tax crackdown after new LuxLeaks row 10 December 2014

EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker vowed Wednesday to push forward a tax avoidance crackdown, after new "LuxLeaks" revelations about companies getting bumper deals when he was Luxembourg prime minister.Juncker...

EU's Juncker on defensive as new 'LuxLeaks' drag in Disney 10 December 2014

EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker was back under the spotlight Wednesday after new revelations showed Disney, Microsoft and Koch Industries got bumper tax deals from Luxembourg when he was prime...

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