[LONDON] The UK is planning a tax on the import and manufacturing of non-recyclable plastic packaging in response to growing concern about waste materials polluting the environment.

TAX disputes are threatening to wipe out more than half the profit growth of Fortune 500 companies in the US - and the amount involved is predicted to grow in the coming years.

US cities are seeing the growth of their tax collections slow, suggesting local government gains from economic expansion are diminishing even as they face pressure to spend more on wages, pensions...

TAX PARADOX

THE year may not be over, but 2018 has already brought with it a slew of significant tax reforms, heralding a change in the direction of tax policy as governments across the globe take action to...

CHINA'S finance ministry said on Friday it has introduced new tax breaks and exemptions for firms making semiconductors, seeking to limit dependence on foreign chips amid trade tensions with the...

THE room was full of stressed-out cryptocurrency traders. And for once, they weren't nervous about the price of bitcoin, or the roller coaster swings of the virtual currency markets...

HONG KONG is considering imposing a tax on unsold apartments in its search for ways to cool the city's red-hot housing market, a move that could unlock the supply of empty homes being hoarded by...