The non-executive director of Enron, who has temporarily stepped down from his chairmanship at the Press Complaints Commission, has been subpoenaed to appear before a US Senate committee to explain his role in the collapse of Enron, once the US’ seventh largest public company.
It is understood the Tory peer will tell US investigators that his own probes were blocked by the company’s management.
The Trades Union Congress and the US trade union federation AFL-CIO have called on the ICAEW to investigate the Tory peer for alleged breaches of its professional and ethical standards in his role as a director of the energy trading giant.
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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