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What you can learn from the European bank tax

Jose Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission, has today announced proposals for a financial transaction tax on banks across Europe. The UK Treasury immediately said that it would absolutely resist any tax that was not introduced globally. The impact … Continue reading

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Jump in coal price shocks Indian power companies

Private power companies in India are going to be hit by increases in the price of coal that they import from Indonesia. They thought they had a strategy to deal with this but they have got it wrong. The price … Continue reading

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