[ZURICH] Swiss watch exports extended their longest decline in about three years as the industry becomes even more dependent on the Chinese market.

[HONG KONG] The Hong Kong government is considering suspending a plan that would have introduced a vacancy tax on new housing stock, the Transport and Housing Bureau said.

REVENUE from corporate taxes and personal income taxes saw the biggest rise among all tax categories, as Singapore's tax authority reported a 2.1 per cent increase in overall takings for financial...

[SINGAPORE] Taxpayers, both corporate and individual, contributed more to the government's coffers in the past financial year, but analysts caution that the pace could slowdown on the back of the...

THE Singapore government is expecting Goods and Services Tax (GST) collection to fall by 14 per cent in 2020, mainly due to the travel disruptions and the impact of the Republic's "circuit breaker...

[LONDON] Britain's debt mountain is likely to rise and hold above 100 per cent of gross domestic product for at least the next few years but Prime Minister Boris Johnson should be in no rush to...

[PARIS] The global economy could shed more than 1 per cent of output if international talks to rewrite cross-border tax rules break down and trigger a trade war, the OECD said on Monday, after...

[LONDON] Recent events in the British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands are seen by some as an indication that Britain is showing signs of improving tax transparency in its overseas territories,...

[NEW YORK] Wealthy Americans are scrambling to change their estate plans before year-end, worried that Democrat Joe Biden will win the US presidential election and raise taxes, say financial...

[WASHINGTON] Donald Trump received US$21 million in "highly unusual" payments from a Nevada hotel in 2016 as his presidential campaign was struggling for cash, the New York Times reported.