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Govt performance: Did the Panama Leaks verdict influence public opinion?.

Aapas Ki Baat#GeoNews#JangGeoNewsPollPosted by Geo News Urdu on Wednesday, November 22, 2017

- Geo.tv - PK

Port of Tauranga is New Zealand's international hub.

Port of Tauranga's timing was perfect. Two weeks after completing its $350 million, 10-year development programme, the first large post-panamax container ship sailed past Mauao and into the beautiful harbour.When Maersk began...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

SC takes notice of Pakistanis named in Panama Papers.

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has issued notices to the federal government and National Accountability Bureau on petition against all the Pakistanis whose names are mentioned in the Panama Papers. A two-member bench headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal heard petitions on Thursday against 436 Pakistanis mentioned in the Panama ...

- Geo.tv - PK

SC seeks NAB, govt reports on action taken against 436 Pakistanis named in Panama Papers.

The Supreme Court on Thursday sent notices to the National Accountability Bureau and the federal government seeking reports on action taken against 436 Pakistanis named in the Panama Papers.The Panama Papers, a massive investigation into secretive offshore companies owned by the world's political and business elite, sparked ...

- DAWN - PK

Panama's pre-Hispanic golden artifacts stored out of sight.

Nine years ago, a trove of intricate gold artifacts were uncovered at a little-known archaeological site in Panama. The treasures dating back to over 1,000 ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Witnesses record statements in corruption cases against Nawaz, family.

Nawaz Sharif and daughter Maryam arriving at the court today. Photo: Geo News ISLAMABAD: The accountability court hearing three corruption cases against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family resumed its proceedings on Wednesday. Four prosecution witnesses were summoned today to record their statements ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Nawaz Sharif appears for trial in Panama Papers case, says courts have 'double standards'.

A defiant Nawaz Sharif appeared before an anti-graft court on Thursday to face trial in the corruption cases linked to the Panama Papers scandal even as the ousted prime minister claimed that the courts in Pakistan had "double standards". The post Nawaz Sharif appears for trial in Panama Papers case, says courts have ...

- Firstpost - IN

SC accepts all 9 petitions challenging Elections Act 2017, asks to set date for hearing.

Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar on Wednesday removed objections by the Supreme Court registrar on petitions challenging the Elections Act 2017 and directed a hearing to be scheduled. The CJP was hearing the in-chamber appeal on nine petitions filed by the PPP, Sheikh Rasheed, Jamshed Dasti, and others. The opposition ...

- DAWN - PK

'Close all tax havens'.

The Panama Papers confirm that the rich are becoming richer and hiding that wealth in different offshore tax havens

- Daily Monitor - UG

Panama is on pace for record drug seizures this year, and the president has blamed Colombia's cocaine boom.

REUTERS/Carlos Jasso PANAMA CITY - Panama is on track to hit a record level of illegal narcotics seizures this year after authorities over the weekend seized about 2 metric tons of cocaine near the Central American country's border with Colombia, officials said on Monday. The total drug confiscations in full-year 2017 are ...

- Business Insider - US

Pakistan court declares FM Ishaq Dar proclaimed offender in graft case.

Pakistan's anti-graft body has also sought the inclusion of Dar's name on the Exit Control List after he repeatedly failed to appear before the anti-corruption court in the Panama Papers case.

- Zee News - IN

John Paul II relic given to 2019 World Youth Day

Vatican City, Nov 20, 2017 / 07:00 pm .- At a Nov. 17 ceremony at the Polish Embassy to the Holy See, Ambassador Janusz Kotanski delivered a relic of Pope St. John Paul II to Panama’s Ambassador to the Holy See, Miroslava Rosas Vargas. The relic is a gift from Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz to the Church in Panama, as it ...

- Catholic News Agency - US

Journalist Explains How Panama Papers Opened Up The World's Illicit Money Networks

Reporter Jake Bernstein helped break the story of the Panama Papers, the leaked documents that detail the offshore tax havens of the super rich. His new book is Secrecy World.

- NPR - US

Panama's switch from Taipei to Beijing could be a model for others, president says

Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela said his country’s decision to shift diplomatic ties from Taipei to Beijing could be a model for other countries but would not affect its relations with Washington. In Beijing on a week-long trip to foster Chinese links with Panama and the rest of Latin America, Varela said on ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Panama papers: I-T slaps criminal charges under anti-black money law

Stepping up probe into the Panama Papers, the income tax department has slapped criminal charges under the new anti-black money Act and launched fresh assessment of stashed offshore income against over half-a-dozen Indian entities in the list, official sources said.

- Times Of India - IN

No court decision can weaken my bond with people: Sharif

A defiant Nawaz Sharif on Sunday said that no decision of a court could weaken his relationship with the masses as Pakistan's ousted prime minister kicked off the ruling PML-N party's campaign to seek public support in the wake of Panama Papers scandal, a media report said.

- Times Of India - IN

'Nawaz Sharif is an ideology,' says PML-N chief at Abbottabad election campaign rally

PML-N's political struggle in Hazara Former prime minister and PML-N leader Nawaz Sharif on Sunday addressed a public gathering in Abbottabad, formally launching his party's campaign for the upcoming general election.Sharif began his address with a trademark declaration of love to his audience. 'Nawaz Sharif really loves ...

- DAWN - PK

Panama Papers: I-T dept slaps criminal charges under anti-black money

Stepping up probe into the Panama Papers, the Income Tax Department has slapped criminal charges under the new anti-black money Act and launched fresh assessment of stashed offshore income against more than six Indian entities in the list, official sources said. They said the department has detected undisclosed assets and ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

EU commissioner spooks Ireland with tax proposal

Halloween may be over, but the European Finance Commissioner seems intent on giving Ireland a massive fright by promoting tax convergence as a means of cracking down on the kind of aggressive tax harmonisation unveiled in the Panama Papers.

- RTE - IE

Ivanka's signature real estate deals were disasters linked to drug cartels and money laundering

Before her father became president, Ivanka Trump tied herself more closely to two of her father's international projects than any others. One, in Panama, was the current president's first international foray , a building, according to the developer, that Donald Trump wanted to be Ivanka's baby.' The other, in Azerbaijan, ...

- ThinkProgress - US

Panama Papers have hardly helped in extracting tax: officials

ISLAMABAD: More than a year since issuing notices to the Pakistanis mentioned in the Panama Papers, the country's tax officials are losing hope of obtaining information about the money used to buy assets abroad.In September 2016, the intelligence directorate of the Federal Board of Revenue issued 344 notices to owners of ...

- DAWN - PK

Moscovici spooks Ireland with corporate tax proposal

Halloween may be over, but the European Finance Commissioner seems intent on giving Ireland a massive fright by promoting tax convergence as a means of cracking down on the kind of aggressive tax harmonisation unveiled in the Panama Papers.

- RTE - IE

Finance Minister has not quit: Pakistan

After reports that Ishaq Dar decided to step down following Panama Papers scam

- The Hindu - IN

Legion of Christ responds to 'Paradise Papers' claims of offshore accounts

Rome, Italy, Nov 18, 2017 / 06:01 am .- Reports about the Legion of Christ’s offshore accounts date to the time of its disgraced founder and do not apply to the religious institute today, a spokesman has said. “Today the Legion of Christ does not own offshore companies nor does it own resources in offshore ...

- Catholic News Agency - US

Sharif, family members may face travel restrictions: Report

Ousted premier Nawaz Sharif and four of his family members can soon be barred from leaving Pakistan in connection with the Panama Papers case as the country's anti-graft watchdog has initiated a process to place their names on the Exit Control List, a media report said today.

- Zee News - IN

Sharif, family members may face travel restrictions: Report

Ousted premier Nawaz Sharif and four of his family members can soon be barred from leaving Pakistan in connection with the Panama Papers case as the countrys anti-graft watchdog has initiated a process to place their names on the Exit Control List, a media report said on Saturday. Sharif, 67, and some of his family members ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Ivanka Trump and the fugitive from Panama

In the spring of 2007, a succession of foreigners, many from Russia, arrived at Panama City airport to be greeted by a chauffeur who whisked them off in a white Cadillac with a Donald Trump logo on the side.

- The Daily Star - LB

After ditching Taiwan, China says Panama will get the help it needs

BEIJING - China will provide Panama with whatever help it needs after the Central American country ditched long-standing ties with self-ruled Taiwan in June, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Friday after talks between the two countries' presidents.

- Reuters - US

Reuters: Ivanka Trump and the fugitive from Panama

PANAMA CITY/TORONTO - In the spring of 2007, a succession of foreigners, many from Russia, arrived at Panama City airport to be greeted by a chauffeur who whisked them off in a white Cadillac with a Donald Trump logo on the side. The post Reuters: Ivanka Trump and the fugitive from Panama appeared first on KyivPost.

- Kyiv Post - UA

Panamá lanza hoja de ruta para la inclusión, protección y atención de las personas con discapacidad en la gestión del riesgo

Source: UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction Country: Panama Con el objetivo de establecer lineamientos para potenciar sistemas de repuesta inclusivos y adecuados a las personas con discapacidad ante situaciones de emergencia, SENADIS y SINAPROC lanzaron esta hoja de ruta.Por: UNISDR Las Américas CIUDAD DE PANAMÁ, ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

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