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Will the Justice Ministry try to limit the scope of the Bribery Act?

Businesses will be left even more confused by any attempts to dilute the act, say experts

By Michelle Perry | Published 11:53, 21 March 11… 499 more words


OECD: Global Forum released new compliance ratings on tax transparency for 10 jurisdictions

The Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes published a review reports on 4th August 2014, demonstrating progress toward implementation of the international standard for exchange of information on request. 439 more words


Scientific literacy

Public engagement in science is a hot topic highlighted by the ‘Nation of Curious Minds’ project and the National Objectives Framework component of the Freshwater Reform package. 476 more words


These children are our future: and you can help them

This is such a serious situation that I have just taken the unprecedented action to mail this press release out to everyone on my mailing list whether or not they have declared a specific interest in how children can excel in school. 1,665 more words

Linking Anticorruption to Human Rights Accountability

Corruption and human rights are closely related. Vulnerable groups–including the poor, minorities, women, children, and people with disabilities–are most likely to suffer the effects of corruption, which can compromise their access to basic services, health, and education. 552 more words


Global conference “The Future of VAT in a Digital Global Economy” – Vienna – 24-26 September 2014

What’s the future of VAT in a digital global economy? How are corporate, individual income taxes and VAT connected in a global digital economy?

Distinguished academics, policy makers from bodies such as the OECD, IMF and the EU Commission as well as practitioners and government representatives from all over the world will elaborate on the hottest topics regarding VAT related to the digitalisation of the global economy. 102 more words


Fact Checker: Decile is not Destiny - QPEC

As we look into the evidence on this one, let’s be clear on one point right from the start: let’s understand the difference between “destiny” and “probability”.   671 more words