At the G7 summit over the weekend, chaired by Brown, the Treasury agreed to look into proposals from France and Germany that a tax on aeroplane fuel be used to bankroll poverty-reduction and development projects in poor countries.
The Observer reported that Brown, initially in favour of funding debt relief by issuing bonds, had agreed to give the aircraft fuel tax serious consideration.
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The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements