China opens its new lighthouse in disputed SCS – Business Standard

China opens its new lighthouse in disputed SCSBusiness StandardAmid rising maritime tensions, China has stepped up its foothold on the disputed South China Sea by operationalising a newly built lighthouse atop a reconstructed reef also claimed by Vietnam and the Philippines. China’s Ministry of Transport held a … and more » Powered by WPeMatico

Massive data leak sparks backlash against tax dodgers – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Massive data leak sparks backlash against tax dodgersChannel News AsiaWestern leaders pledged to crack down on tax dodges by the rich and powerful Wednesday amid a mushrooming scandal provoked by revelations of a web of Panama-based offshore financial dealings. Posted 06 Apr 2016 19:28; Updated 06 Apr 2016 19:49.Panama Papers only a […]

Rescuers search for 23 in Pakistani landslide; flood toll at 92 – TODAYonline

eNCA Rescuers search for 23 in Pakistani landslide; flood toll at 92TODAYonlineISLAMABAD – Pakistani rescue workers searched on Wednesday for 23 people buried in a landslide in northern mountains as the number of people killed by unusually heavy rain rose to 92. Most of the death and destruction from flash floods and landslides …Pakistan searches for […]

Pfizer said to terminate US$160b merger with Allergan in victory against tax inversion

April 06, 2016 2:19 PM NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) – Pfizer has decided to terminate its US$160 billion (S$216.6 bilion) merger with Allergan, a person familiar with the matter said, marking an end to the largest-ever health-care acquisition as officials in Washington crack down on corporate inversions. Powered by WPeMatico