The treaty is based on the OECD Model Tax Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation on Income and on Capital and entered into force on the 17th of February 2017. The treaty provides for 0% withholding tax rates... more »
£44bn in overall government support for housing to meet target of building 300,000 new homes a year by the middle of the next decade
To help those in London and other expensive areas, the first £300,000 of the cost of a £500,000 purchase by all first-time buyers will be exempt from stamp duty, with the remaining £200,000 incurring 5%.
Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) confirmed on Thursday 5th January 2017 that it had appointed Parker Randall as its auditor.
The state sovereign fund chairman Mr Arul Kanda Kandasamy confirmed the appointment of the new auditing... more »
Colombia has long been disregarded on the international scene. Plagued by drug-trafficers, left wing guerrilla groups equally criminal, Colombia was seen as far too instable and dangerous for foreigners, be it financial investors or tourists.
But the country is... more »