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Pakatan urges Switzerland MPs to vote to repatriate 1MDB-linked money Pakatan Harapan leader Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail urges Swiss parliamentary members to vote to return seized illicit funds to Malaysia with a priority of reimbursing the money to a competent Malaysian government of the day ...
The Malaysian government has never attempted to claim CHF104 million (Swiss francs, equivalent to RM400 million) in illicit profits confiscated by Swiss bank ... In an email to Malaysiakini, Sommaruga's office clarified that the money would never go directly to the Malaysian government but instead be ...

The foundation employs 94 professionals, within Switzerland and abroad. - Apart from the foreign offices, Pro Helvetia also runs the Centre Culturel Suisse in Paris and finances the cultural programmes of the Swiss Institute in Rome and in New York. Pro Helvetia is also active at swissnex office in San ...
Since the indictment last month, his office has ramped up policy announcements and public appearances, although most of his visits across the state have not been widely publicized in advance. ... This story has been corrected to show that Magnitude 7 Metals is an American company, not Swiss-based.
Agora is the Swiss-based Blockchain voting technology company which participated in tallying Sierra Leone's presidential election results yesterday. ... After voting closed, the opposition Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) reported that government authorities visited their offices, leading to violent protests ...
At the same time the office granted 106,000 patents, 10 per cent more than 2016. Most patent filings came from the US, which accounted for a quarter of submissions, followed by Germany, Japan, France and China, according to EPO's annual report, published this week. Filings from China again saw ...

Though the waivers were typically signed by McGahn months ago, the Office of Government Ethics disclosed several more on Wednesday. One allows FBI ... The Swiss government recently announced its intent to purchase military equipment and accept bids from American companies. Another waiver ...
Though the waivers were typically signed by McGahn months ago, the Office of Government Ethics disclosed several more on Wednesday. One allows FBI ... The Swiss government recently announced its intent to purchase military equipment and accept bids from American companies. Another waiver ...
On the tenth anniversary of the New Delhi office of Pro Helvetia, Switzerland's public foundation for disseminating Swiss arts and culture, Director Akshay Pathak reveals milestones and offers a glimpse of future ... swissinfo.ch: Why should Swiss artists come to India instead of the other Pro Helvetia offices?
The Swiss parliament is to be presented with a reform draft for the first pillar by the end of this year. This means the ministry of the interior will have to come up with a legal draft for consultation before the summer holidays. The Swiss government decided this at the end of last week. The government wants to ...
SEOUL, Feb 27 (Yonhap) -- Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has discussed ways to open denuclearization talks with North Korea with her Swiss and Hungarian counterparts in Geneva, Switzerland, the foreign ministry said Tuesday. On the sidelines of a United Nations Human Rights Council meeting on ...
In an interview with a Swiss newspaper, she stated that “I am being prosecuted due to my political activities and the government press has already condemned me.” In March 2017, the Swiss Federal Justice Office authorized the extradition to Spain of Miren Nekane Txapartegi, convicted of cooperating with ...
"I remain, despite that, a friend of Switzerland – although I have always noticed on holidays that when I met Swiss people, they have dim view of me," said the former Luxembourg prime minister. "I think the Swiss government and the Swiss media have projected an image of me that in no way corresponds ...
The Swiss Army may now enter the brand name “Swiss Military” in the national trademark register, according to a final decision made by the Federal Administrative Court on January 22 and announced on Friday. The case had been brought against a Swiss watch company that has been using the name for ...
Today, the Swiss Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) warned that the colouring substance Scarlet Red (Sudan IV) had been discovered in palm oil. The banned substance was discovered by FSVO staff in Vaud. The synthetic substance can metabolize into carcinogenic amines after it has ...
Next week we'll be sitting down with Stefan Meierhans, Switzerland's official price watchdog. It's his job to help ensure that prices for ... Last yearexternal link, for example, his office contributed to a government report outlining 38 measures to reduce healthcare costs. If you live or work in Switzerland – or visit ...
Chancellors head the governments of Germany and Austria; the post also exists in Switzerland, where the chancellor heads an office that supports the Federal Council, which serves as the head of government. Although Mueller's indictment does not name any of the European politicians, the AP news ...

... of chief physicians at Swiss hospitals, Meierhans replied that his office had made recommendations on how to eliminate incentive systems that encourage doctors to perform unnecessary treatments. Last year, his office contributed to a government report outlining 38 measures to reduce healthcare costs.
She said investors are likely flock to Zimbabwe following President Mnangagwa's policy clarifications at the 28th World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, last month. Ms Huber made the remarks after bidding farewell to the Head of State and Government at his Munhumutapa offices yesterday.
In an interview with a Swiss newspaper, she stated that “I am being prosecuted due to my political activities and the government press has already condemned me.” In March 2017, the Swiss Federal Justice Office authorized the extradition to Spain of Miren Nekane Txapartegi, convicted of cooperating with ...
"I remain, despite that, a friend of Switzerland – although I have always noticed on holidays that when I met Swiss people, they have dim view of me," said the former Luxembourg prime minister. "I think the Swiss government and the Swiss media have projected an image of me that in no way corresponds ...
Two former Greek prime ministers and eight former ministers have been implicated in an alleged corruption scandal involving Swiss pharmaceutical ... bribery in light of the suspected involvement of the former ministers, who were in office between 2006 and 2015 - before the current government came to ...
A study by the Federal Office for Environment (BAFU) in 2015 estimated around 50% of cocoa volumes in the Swiss market was 'sustainable' based on ... In 2010, the Dutch government agreed with industry to ensure all chocolate products produced for the Dutch market would be 'fully sustainable' by 2025.
The Swiss government acts as the guarantor of the Geneva Convention that constitutes the basis of the international law at the international level. ... For this reason, the General Prosecutor's office launched a criminal case in relation to him in accordance with the respective articles of Azerbaijan's Criminal ...
Congress reached a deal on Monday to end the government shutdown, allowing a delegation of lawmakers to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. President Donald Trump and a handful of cabinet officials are also slated to attend the elite gathering.
WASHINGTON — A trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland for a bipartisan group of lawmakers next week is in peril after the Senate failed to ... Kevin McCarthy and House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows are set to cancel the trip as the shutdown continues, their offices told Business Insider.
President Trump and members of Congress publicly say they want to reopen the federal government, but, in the first day of a shutdown, Republicans and ... Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney told reporters Saturday at the White House that the president's planned trip to the World ...
Negotiations between Switzerland and the European Union on a framework agreement for bilateral relations are likely to take time, as the government is still discussing the position it will take in talks with the EU, Swiss President Alain Berset said on Sunday. Berset, speaking to the NZZ am Sonntag ...
About $4 billion in tax refunds were delayed as a result, according to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). MAIL DELIVERY ... Social Security and disability cheques were issued in 2013 with no change in payment dates and field offices remained open but offered limited services. There were ...
His schedule includes a stop for the World Economic Forum at the swanky Swiss resort of Davos, where he is to meet up with President Donald Trump. The disconnect highlighted the clash between the White House's determination to keep the government as functional as possible and a vast workforce that ...
Switzerland has established a working group tasked with investigating the possibility of regulating blockchain technology and initial coin offerings (ICOs) in the country, as per a report by Reuters. The working group will be required to present a report to the government by the end of 2018. The Swiss finance ...
It takes two parties to make a war and Switzerland should investigate the war crimes of the Sri Lankan army as well,” Anna Annor, president of Swiss ... A year later, a delegation from the Office of the Attorney General and the Federal Office of Police travelled to Sri Lanka to interview around 15 witnesses.
The Swiss Federal Council lifted the freeze on the assets of former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak following the end of the mutual legal assistance between ... “They remain sequestered within the framework of criminal proceedings in Switzerland being conducted by the Office of the Attorney General of ...
In an interview with swissinfo.ch, Berset remains cautious about a change in Swiss-EU relations and talks about whether Switzerland is experiencing its own ballot ... swissinfo.ch: With the failure of two major government-sponsored initiatives in 2017, is Switzerland also witnessing the emergence of protest ...
Two more ships in Switzerland's maritime commercial fleet are in financial difficulties, according to government reports. Indeed, the fleet as a whole ... And at the beginning of December, it became known that the economics ministry had filed a lawsuit with the Attorney General's Office. If necessary, the Swiss ...
The first compensation payments to Switzerland's 'contract children' will be distributed in January, the government has said. ... first 366 payments approved by the government going to claimants who are now very old or suffering from a serious illness, the Swiss justice office said in a statement on Thursday.
Switzerland is re-establishing a presence in Syria with a humanitarian aid office based in Damascus, according to the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs ... The new Swiss humanitarian officer will hire locals to help with the mission and will require the Syrian government's permission to travel in the area, ...
The Swiss government said on Thursday it had opened a "humanitarian office" in Damascus aimed at improving aid distribution and at monitoring and ... Switzerland is thus the fist western country, excluding the European Union, to open such an office since the Syria's devastating conflict began nearly ...
Cassis, who had dual Swiss-Italian nationality, gave up his Italian citizenship before the election in order to confirm his loyalty to Switzerland, according to ... For Quadri, who proposed the idea of banning dual nationals from government office, possessing a foreign passport is “incompatible” with the role of ...
Reacting to US President Donald Trump's announcement on Wednesday, the Swiss foreign office said any solution in the Middle East must be based on “a ... “Switzerland will not recognize a change to the 1967 borders, including with regards to Jerusalem, unless it comes out of an agreement negotiated ...
SRF reported that this fact was a relatively strong indication that a part of the “millions of francs in profit the Post acquired illegally in Switzerland were funnelled to France” via this subsidiary. French bus company owners regard the payments from Switzerland as illegal government subsidies by the Swiss ...
Today, the Swiss Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) warned that the colouring substance Scarlet Red (Sudan IV) had been discovered in palm oil. The banned substance was discovered by FSVO staff in Vaud. The synthetic substance can metabolize into carcinogenic amines after it has ...
Nearly 20 percent of students at Swiss universities are international—and nearly 40 percent leave the country after they graduate. A new report by the Swiss government's Federal Statistical Office (FSO) shows an overrepresentation of international students in Swiss schools—particularly the higher up they ...
In an interview with swissinfo.ch, Berset remains cautious about a change in Swiss-EU relations and talks about whether Switzerland is experiencing its own ballot ... swissinfo.ch: With the failure of two major government-sponsored initiatives in 2017, is Switzerland also witnessing the emergence of protest ...
The government did not arrive in Geneva Monday in protest of the opposition's demand that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad leave office before a possible ... The Syrian government delegation has arrived in Geneva, Switzerland to attend a new round of talks brokered by the United Nations between the ...
A Swiss-based company which recently opened its first office in Wales, has met with Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Transport, Ken Skates, to look at ways that Wales and Switzerland can continue to work together following the outcome of Brexit. Electrification system experts Furrer+Frey, who have ...
Earlier this month, Swiss officials were said to no longer be allowed to visit the Golan Heights after government personnel visited what they referred to as the “occupied territory” to observe drone testing, running contrary to the policies of their foreign office. Whilst Israel-Swiss relations came under strain in ...
The scheme targeted the email accounts of journalists and U.S. government officials, as well as employees of a French transportation company, a Swiss bitcoin wallet and an American airline. In some cases, accounts of their spouses and children. Federal prosecutors in San Francisco say that starting in ...
Analysis of government data shows deportations of EU citizens are at their ... Critics believe that Brexit has, in effect, given the Home Office the green .... EEA or Switzerland and wishes to visit the UK for longer than six months.
The Tax Office is chasing oil major Shell Australia in Switzerland, asking the government for documents related to both its upstream and ...


 

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