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Markets Update, 29 May

  • Italian bank worries linger on
  • Subdued holiday Markets onMonday
  • Pound recovers some ground after pollsĀ“ hammering of Conservatives.

With markets in the U.K., U.S. and China all closed for public holidays, volumes were depressed across the board and most moves were muted. 531 more words

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Japan and Iceland have agreed on a DTA

On 29 May 2017, the Japanese Ministry of Finance announced that the Government of Japan and the Government of Iceland have agreed in principle on the tax convention between Japan and Iceland. 38 more words


India: SC rules that income from the sub-licensing of property is not taxable as business income

The Supreme Court (SC) in the case of Raj Dadarkar and Associates v. ACIT (Civil Appeal No. 6455-6460 OF 2017), decided that the income from the sub-licensing of the property is taxable as house property income and not business income. 71 more words


River Cruise Highlights: From Bagan to Budapest

River cruising let’s you relax while the world comes to you. From the sun deck or your cabin French balcony, you can watch it all go by. 1,092 more words


The Sun: Enjoy each moment

I discussed my thoughts on an article I read recently about how our thought patterns affect our ageing process in my recent Sun column:

As we grow older, many of us find that ageing well without growing old is important.

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Australian convict pirates in Japan: evidence of 1830 voyage unearthed

Exclusive: Fresh translations of samurai accounts of barbarian ship arrived here the high levels of Japans feudal isolation corroborate story long dismissed as fantasy

An amateur historian has unearthed obligating evidence that the first Australian maritime foray into Japanese water was by convict pirates on an audacious escape from Tasmania nearly two centuries ago. 1,993 more words


India: Reimbursement of costs for training and general insurance not included in fee for technical services

The Mumbai Bench of the Income-tax Appellate Tribunal in the case of: Gemological Institute International Inc v. DCIT (ITA No. 4659/Mum/2014) and (ITA No. 385/Mum/2016) … 68 more words