“We are going after the money,” Boris Johnson promised after being questioned on the absence of specific measures to impose sanctions and financial penalties on the UK assets of Russian oligarchs closely aligned to President Putin. But when pressed by MPs on … [Read more...] about Is going after Russian oligarch’s property assets the key to inflicting pain on Putin?
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A group of North Korean hackers were sent to China and required to make up to $100,000 (£72,000) a year for the reclusive regime by any means, or face "severe" consequences. That's according to one former state hacker, who told Bloomberg about his previous role as a computer … [Read more...] about North Korean hackers ordered to make $100,000 a year for the regime
The narrative is standard: poor woman in a remote part of the world receives a micro-loan from a foreign investor through a digital medium. She buys a goat, sells milk and begins earning money. Reinvests the money into additional sources of income and before you know it, she's … [Read more...] about How to realise the potential of blockchain in developing economies
AVOID feeling short-changed this summer by getting savvy with your travel money.Following the Brexit vote, certain currency firms have slashed their exchange rates to just €1 to £1, according to a Money Mail investigation.But wise Brits can avoid feeling the pinch by … [Read more...] about Don’t buy at the airport and order in advance: As currency firms offer just €1 to £1, here’s how to make your travel money go further
Eurozone finance ministers must have known there would be opposition, but that not a single Cypriot parliamentarian would vote in favor of the EU bailout seems to have surprised even them. Now they are left grasping at straws to figure out what to do next. German Finance … [Read more...] about Eurozone tells Cyprus to make next move