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London and Switzerland are seeking ways to dodge the global minimum tax Biden is pushing at the G7

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks with US President Joe Biden at Carbis Bay Hotel on June 10, 2021, near St Ives, England.
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G7 finance ministers agreed a global corporate minimum tax of 15% at the UK summit on Saturday.
The plan is aimed at tech giants, but some nations worry their financial districts will be hit.
Switzerland is discussing how it will mitigate the tax and The City of London wants an exemption.
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Matt Gaetz questioned the head of the FBI in Congress despite himself being under investigation by the FBI

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

Rep. Matt Gaetz listens as FBI Director Christopher Wray testifies during a House Judiciary Committee oversight hearing on Capitol Hill June 10, 2021 in Washington, DC.
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Rep. Matt Gaetz questioned FBI Director Christopher Wray at a judiciary committee hearing Thursday.
The scene was unusual: Gaetz is himself under investigation by FBI over claims of sex trafficking.
Gaetz has retained his place on the panel despite calls for him to be removed.
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Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz, who is under investigation by the FBI, was in the...
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Global Blockchain Congress is taking place from June 21-22, 2021

Global Blockchain Congress is taking place from June 21-22, 2021

1 day ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

The 7th edition of the world-renowned flagship Global Blockchain Congress by Agora Group is taking place on June 21st and 22nd, 2021 in Dubai & co-hosted by TDeFi. We are also happy to have Woonkly as a Title Sponsor for this event. This edition's theme is “Celebrating DeFi and NFTs” and will boast an amazing line up of speakers including Keynote Addresses by His Excellency Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman & CEO of Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, Hubertus Thonhauser, Chairman of the Board of Tezos Foundation, Fiorenzo Manganiello, Partner at Lian Group and many others.
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