Tuesday’s Daily News Digest

October 19th, 2010

Companies in appeal for US tax amnesty
Financial Times, October 19, 2010

Banks to sign up to tax avoidance code
Financial Times, October 19, 2010

Financial discrepancies within FBR cost Rs102 billion
The Express Tribune (Pakistan), October 19, 2010

Germany to Secure `Necessary’ Swiss Tax Data, Deputy Finance Minister Says
Bloomberg, October 19, 2010

EU Approves New Hedge-Fund Rules
Wall Street Journal, October 19, 2010

U.N. urges better cooperation on drug trafficking
Reuters, October 18, 2010

Death of a tax haven
Presseurop, October 18, 2010

Shell readies suit vs ‘corrupt’ Customs execs
Philippine Daily Inquirer, October 19, 2010

Afghan government orders audit of all private banks
AFP, October 19, 2010

Cabinet minister ‘has investments in offshore tax haven’
Telegraph, October 19, 2010

U.S. Envoy to Meet With Iran’s Neighbors
Wall Street Journal, October 19, 2010

FIFA summons officials for World Cup corruption probe
AFP, October 19, 2010

Ribadu formally joins ACN, promises fairness
NEXT (Nigeria), October 19, 2010

Written by Jeffrey Lamoureux

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