[TOKYO] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged on Friday to deliver "all possible steps" if risks to the economy intensified, signalling a fiscal-stimulus boost in the event this month's sales...

[TOKYO] Japan's finance minister on Friday dismissed the need to boost fiscal stimulus to counter the impact of a national sales tax hike, despite expectations that the government and the Bank of...

[PARIS] L'Oreal, the world's biggest cosmetics company, said on Friday that it would pay the French government 320 million euros (S$485 million) in a settlement with the country's tax authorities...

ALTHOUGH Singapore ranks as one of the easiest places to do business in Asia, its accounting and tax sector stands to benefit from greater digitisation, according to a report released on Friday by...

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SINGAPORE is among the Asia-Pacific jurisdictions that saw an increase in tax revenues in 2017, says the OECD. As tax increasingly becomes a key factor to consider for business investments,...

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron, who will defend a global tax on tech giants at this weekend's G-7 meeting, on Wednesday criticised a "crazy" system that gives firms a "permanent tax haven status...

INDONESIA might again offer a tax amnesty but it is aware of shortcomings of the one launched in 2016, media quoted Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati as saying on Friday.

[STOCKHOLM] Sweden's introduction on Thursday of a tax aimed at phasing out the nation's last remaining coal and gas plants to curb global warming comes with an unintended consequence for some of...

[SYDNEY] Australia's conservative government is close to securing enough votes to pass sweeping tax cuts after independent lawmakers said on Tuesday they were poised to strike an agreement with...

INDONESIA slashed income tax on the sale of luxury properties in the latest bid to spark a revival in its stagnant property sector and support growth in South-east Asia's largest economy.