Under the directive all funds, other financial assets and economic resources of Hamas are to be frozen and banks and other financial institutions are ordered not to make any such funds available to the organisation.
Based on the UN’s Terrorism Order 2001, the Treasury may where it suspects that funds are being made available to Hamas, order that they be withheld.
Funds may only be dispensed to the group under a special licence granted by the Treasury
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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