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US Brands Dominate Top Names In Global Business

US brands dominate the top names in retail, finance and industry, according to the latest top 100 from research firm BrandZ. Every year, the firm...
Iran to Expand Turkmenistan’s Electricity Industry

Iran to Expand Turkmenistan’s Electricity Industry

Turkmenistan Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov said on Sunday that his country will work together with Iranian government to expand Turkmenistan’s electricity industry. Currently, Iran’s...
QROPS delisting: What happens next

QROPS delisting: What happens next

From the 14th of October 2013, new QROPS rules will require more stringent reporting on pension contributions and income as part of an industry-wide...

Expats Pay Rip-Off Fees For Offshore Financial Advice

British expats who retire abroad have been warned to watch out for financial advisers who charge them rip-off fees for managing their money. The UK...
QROPS USA

US Shuts Down But Tax Collectors Still Working

If Americans believe the federal shutdown means they can get away without paying their tax, then they need to think again. The USA government may...
What Next For Runaway QROPS No One Can Control?

What Next For Runaway QROPS No One Can Control?

Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) seem to have become a runaway train for the British tax authorities. Created in April 2006 to comply with...

Mohsen Rezaee Censures Iranian Government over High Unemployment Rate

Mohsen Rezaee, the Secretary of the Expediency Discernment Council of the Islamic Republic of Iran, declared his unhappiness with the high number of unemployment...
Saipa Pride and Tiba

Saipa to Sell Pride for $14,000 in Venezuela

Mohsen Javan, Saipa export deputy, discussed Iranian car manufacturer's plans for distributing its famous product, Pride, in other countries. According to this announcement, Saipa...

SEIS Puts New Spin On University Start-Ups

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is helping university spin-out companies break new ground. Cambridge University has sunk millions into start-up businesses through two investment...

Australia QROPS – Scammers Set To Strike

A sad fact is wherever scammers sense easy money; they get set to prey on the unwary. The Great Australia QROPS Disaster looks like a...
Tina Turner Gives Back Her US Passport

Tina Turner Gives Back Her US Passport

Motown star Tina Turner has renounced her US citizenship after a short signing-off meeting in the US embassy in Bern, Switzerland. The superstar singer, aged...

Investment Gurus Get Predictions Right 47% Of The Time

Economics of fear have gripped the world’s stock markets – but investors are shrugging off their concerns about the bad things that their told...