International Like many wealthy Chinese businesspeople seeking an insurance policy against their capricious if often profitable political system, Xiao Jianhua acquired foreign citizenship.
International Emerging market countries, banks and companies are selling long-dated debt in record volumes as investors’ search for yield pushes them to expand their appetite for risk.
International On Friday November 17, the Caribbean Centre for Family and Human Rights, CARIFAM, founded by Sarah Flood-Beaubrun, opened the fifth World Congress of Families regional conference.
International Taiwanese Ambassador to Saint Lucia, His Excellency Douglas Shen, on behalf of the government of The Republic of China (Taiwan), presented a cheque for $310,000 to the Castries Consituency Council on Thursday November 23, 2017.
International Hundreds of British shell companies are implicated in nearly £80bn of money laundering scandals, according to researchers calling for an overhaul of the UK’s “light touch” regulation.
International The leak of the Paradise Papers, a trove of 13.4m documents claiming to show how “the rich get richer through offshore manoeuvres”, quickly inflamed both politicians and campaigners.