Friday’s Daily News Digest

October 29th, 2010

Google, tax dodger extraordinaire
Washington Post, October 29, 2010

Has Switzerland saved banking secrecy?, October 29, 2010

UBS whistleblower: U.S. prosecutor obstructed probe-INTERVIEW
Reuters, October 30, 2010

Upcoming G20 summit an unprecedented test of China’s diplomatic stance
The Mainichi Daily News, October 29, 2010

EMI Trial Judge Slams Lawyers for Hands
New York Times (Blog), October 29, 2010

Op-Ed: Protest works. Just look at the proof
The Independent, October 29, 2010

Oman, Romania to ink double tax avoidance pact
Times of Oman, October 29, 2010

IRS advised to improve efforts to address tax evasion
The Examiner, October 29, 2010

Kazakh Opposition Party Leader In Tax Evasion Probe
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, October 29, 2010

Income tax personnel scrutinising documents related to CWG contracts
Press Trust of India, October 29, 2010

Zimbabwe Diamond Controversy Brings Calls to Reform Kimberley Process
VOA News, October 28, 2010

Bettencourt Preliminary Inquiries Nearly Complete, Prosecutor Tells Figaro
Bloomberg, October 29, 2010

Pope to Bind Vatican to Money-Laundering Law, EU Says
Bloomberg, October 29, 2010

Mexican cartels smuggle millions every month via Texas
The Texas Tribune, October 28, 2010

Austrade may have breached bribery law
Melbourne Age (Oz), October 29, 2010

Editorial: Uphill battle
The Korea Times October 29, 2010

Ecuador disbars judge who heard Chevron case
Reuters, October 29, 2010

FIFA to go ahead with 2018 and 2022 WCup votes
AP, October 29, 2010

Sri Lanka’s supreme court dismisses petition challenging President Rajapaksa’s re-election
Canadian Press, October 29, 2010

Kenya’s Rampant Corruption Takes A Hit In New Cases
NPR (Blog), October 29, 2010

WRAPUP 1-Kenya names foreign minister, city mayor forced out
Reuters, October 28, 2010

Damning corruption report
Mail & Guardian (S. Africa), October 29, 2010

White-Collar Criminals in U.S. May Invoke Age to Seek Lighter Sentences
Bloomberg, October 29, 2010

Written by Clark Gascoigne

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