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California Businessman Sentenced to Prison for Filing False Tax Returns

A Beverly Hills, California, businessman was sentenced to 21 months in prison for filing false tax returns, which failed to report his offshore accounts in Germany and Israel and the income earned on those accounts, on Oct...

Philippines: High impact projects and critical reforms key to regaining higher growth

Amidst rising global uncertainties, the Philippine economy remains strong and is projected to grow 5.8 percent this year and 6.0 percent in 2020 and 2021, according to the Philippines Economic Update, released by the Worl...

World’s Scientists call on city mayors to reduce meat in public canteens

65 scientists from 11 different countries called on mayors across the globe to reduce meat in their city’s public canteens, in order to tackle the climate emergency.

Reforms in Latvia must result in stronger enforcement to tackle foreign bribery and subsequent money laundering risks

Latvia has continued to improve its framework against bribery of foreign public officials and subsequent money laundering but the reforms need to translate into further effective enforcement, according to a new report by t...