French and Italians living in UK face pension transfer block

HMRC move curbs transfer of funds to home countries French and Italian expatriates in the UK who wish to return home after Brexitface a new problem after British authorities in effect blocked them from taking their pensions with them. HM Revenue & Customs has removed all French and Italian pension schemes from its list of…

Bancarotta da un miliardo per la diocesi di Maribor

La chiesa aveva ottenuto prestiti da decine di migliaia di fedeli promettendo facili guadagni. Il parocco, invece, ha portato avanti investimenti scellerati: dal porno soft ai parchi acquatici, dalle tlc e una catena di macellerie a Buenos Aires LONDRA – C’è un prete in Slovenia che prega per un “bailout”. Comincia così l’inchiesta sul Financial…

Cuba offers to pay off debt to Czech Republic in rum

Cubans offer to settle $270m debt in kind – including several brands of rum Czech minister calls liquor proposal ‘an interesting option’   Cash-strapped Cuba has offered to pay its old debt to the Czech Republic with goods it can spare, including its coveted rum, according to the Czech finance ministry. “The Cuban party as…

Il mondo sta cambiando basta con la dittatura dell’fmi e della troika europea

DI ALEXANDER HARTMANN Neue Solidarität Il chiaro rifiuto del popolo Italiano alla riforma costituzionale, col referendum del 4 Dicembre 2016, la quale avrebbe consegnato di fatto la sovranità dell’Italia nelle mani dell’Unione Europea, è stata, come già dichiarato da Helga Zepp-LaRouche nell’articolo del 7 Dicembre 2016 nel suo forum, un “clamoroso schiaffo in faccia all’oligarchia finanziaria…

Cina, “20 miliardi di investimenti in Italia. Dietro anche mire geopolitiche, ma da noi non c’è dibattito sulle ricadute”

In “Capitalismo rosso, gli investimenti cinesi in Italia” l’economista Andrea Goldstein fa un bilancio in chiaroscuro dello shopping cinese nella Penisola: mentre Francia e Gran Bretagna fissano paletti per difendere le aziende strategiche, Roma lascia fare senza preoccuparsi né delle ripercussioni sulla sicurezza né che ne derivino benefici per l’economia nazionale   di Fiorina Capozzi…

Pfizer fined record £84.2m over NHS overcharging

Competition regulator says price of anti-epilepsy drug was increased by up to 2,600% The pharmaceutical company Pfizer has been fined a record £84.2m by the UK’s competition regulator after the price charged to the NHS for an anti-epilepsy drug was increased by up to 2,600%. The Competition and Markets Authority, issuing its biggest fine, said…

Twenty MPs declare more than £100,000 from second jobs

Former ministers among those saying that they received combined £7.1m in income from outside parliament MPs, including former coalition ministers who have since returned to the backbenches, have declared more than £7.1m earnings from second jobs and outside interests, according to parliamentary records. An analysis by the Guardian shows that 26 MPs declared more earnings…