Former French Minister responsible for hunting tax dodgers and enforcing austerity acknowledges claims he has a secret Swiss bank account, dealing another blow to President François Hollande’s slumping fortunes as appeal of extreme-right rises.
France’s controversy-weary President François Hollande sees a Cabinet member accused of tax fraud after the government’s proposed 75% tax on wealthy incomes is struck down
Why were there traces of toxic polonium in the late Palestinian leader’s effects? A forensic lab hopes to find more clues after gathering samples from an exhumation
The giant Swiss bank surprised the industry and its staff by cutting its staff by a draconian 10,000 jobs
Without the tax break, the rich and famous may choose to leave the country, which has enough money to make do without them, in any case.
The majority of Switzerland’s students opt for vocational training instead of college—and that does not mean the country is dumbing down
The country is chagrined that it continues to be thought of as the hideaway for ill-gotten gains. Why don’t Americans pick on Delaware?