16 July 2018

A new policy document published online this week reveals how HMRC plan to seek new powers which will enable them to access bank accounts without the holders being informed.


04 June 2015
© April909 | - Chinese Lanterns Decoration Photo

China's central bank is likely to remove the ceiling on bank deposit rates soon, instead of raising the cap again, Sheng Songcheng, head of the statistics department at the People's Bank of China, was quoted on Thursday as saying.

04 June 2015
Night scene of Taipei, Taiwan | © Richie Chan |

The level of electronic voting used at shareholders’ meetings in Taiwan this year has been much higher than before due to the development of the STOCKVOTE APP launched by the Taiwan Depository and Clearing Corporation and the institution's year-long efforts to promote the e-voting platform.

04 June 2015
HM Treasury ID 57580564 © Eric Flamant |

Help to Buy, the government’s flagship housing scheme, has helped almost 100,000 people buy a new home since it was introduced according to the latest figures.

02 June 2015
© Mrallen | - Flag Of Taiwan Photo

Large enterprises in Taiwan are planning to employ a total of 60,000 new workers by the end of July, according to a Ministry of Labour survey released today.