HSBC’s Swiss banking arm helped wealthy customers dodge taxes and hide millions of dollars

Leaked secret bank account files reveals, HSBC’s Swiss banking arm helped wealthy customers from 200 countries, dodge taxes and conceal $100millions of dollars of assets, sashing out bundles of untraceable cash and advising clients on how to circumvent domestic tax authorities. The files resulted from efforts from investigative journalists including Washington based international consortium of…

Bafta: All the winners!

    Boyhood scoops  4  Baftas -best film, director and supporting actress  The Theory of Everything gets  3 Baftas – outstanding British film, best adapted screenplay and leading actor Birdman wins best cinematography Whiplash scores 3 baftas -best sound, editing and supporting actor The Grand Budapest Hotel lands 5 Baftas – original screenplay, original music,…

Legacy of Late Reggae Legend Bob Marley: Jamaica celebrates 70th Birthday

Who else is bold enough, in his lyrics with his “Buffalo Soldier”, Dreadlock Rasta: “There was a Buffalo Soldier in the heart of America, Stolen from Africa, brought to America, Fighting on arrival, fighting for survival” Be inspired by legend Bob Marley’s great thinking. Here are some of his everlasting quotes; “If she’s amazing, she won’t…

Self-driving cars of sci-fi movies soon to became a reality!

British Government is Investing £19m for the driverless car Transport Minister Claire Perry is set to announce  next week  about the trials and use of  Self-driving cars on British roads, following a 6 month  study into the practical, legal and safety issues of driverless cars. Driverless cars are safer and neither get drunk, nor have accidents (the only exception was…

Barack Obama $238bn tax initiative for multi nationals overseas fund

The collection of taxes is a problem all over the world including the United States where U.S. President Barack Obama outlined plans to close a legal loophole that lets companies such as Apple and Microsoft  avoid  tax on overseas profits. The President wants to raise $238bn (£157bn) by imposing a 14 percent tax on the…

Scoop Fashion Event at Saatchi Gallery Duke of York Square Chelsea

“Stop Staring” is a fashion company which deals with breathtaking outfits and dresses for women belonging to the movie industry and also the upper crust lady in any country in the universe.  Though many of their outfits are tailored for young, slim beautiful women, their employees tell us that they also cater for the fuller…

World of Billionaires – Global Rich list 2015

The world’s new Billionaires has grown  by 222 to 2089 –  341 new billionaires, a world record to record a combined total of £168bn (US$244bn). Hurun Report on 3rd February 2015 released the Hurun Global Rich List 2015, a ranking of the US dollar billionaires. Wealth calculations are a snapshot of 17 January 2015.  USA (537)…

Tobacco problems – way out in Indonesia….

Indonesian farmers have protested against new strict tobacco laws.  Their protest involved smoking huge hand rolled cigarettes outside the presidential palace in Jakarta.  New laws banning cigarette advertising and sponsorship adding graphic images to advertising and prohibiting smoking in public leads to losses in employment affecting thousands.