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Clean-Break Brexit Planning Will Resume if Conservatives Win: Minister

Clean-Break Brexit Planning Will Resume if Conservatives Win: Minister

Chief Secretary to the Treasury Rishi Sunak confirmed that if the Conservatives are returned to government, contingency plans for a clean-break, no-deal Brexit will resume.
Botched vandalism of British Treasury leaves climate-change protesters red-faced — literally

Botched vandalism of British Treasury leaves climate-change protesters red-faced — literally

Caught red-handed. The post Botched vandalism of British Treasury leaves climate-change protesters red-faced — literally appeared first on Hot Air.
Sunday morning talking heads

Sunday morning talking heads

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Street magazine vendors across the UK are taking card payments as cash disappears

Street magazine vendors across the UK are taking card payments as cash disappears

The Big Issue, which helps homeless people start their own micro-enterprises, has equipped magazine vendors with payment card readers across the UK.
Big US banks are muscling in on their foreign rivals’ home turf

Big US banks are muscling in on their foreign rivals’ home turf

JPMorgan is bulking up in places like Frankfurt and Madrid.
White House backs off of proposed $4 billion in foreign aid cuts

White House backs off of proposed $4 billion in foreign aid cuts

The White House does not plan to move forward on a proposal to cut more than $4 billion in foreign aid announced earlier this week, multiple outlets reported Thursday.A Politico report cited "multiple
A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money?

A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money?

A TIME investigation found that Rusal used every political and economic tool at its disposal to shed sanctions, prevent them from being re-imposed and establish a foothold in U.S. politics
A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money?

A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money?

A TIME investigation found that Rusal used every political and economic tool at its disposal to shed sanctions, prevent them from being re-imposed and establish a foothold in U.S. politics
The surprisingly effective pilot program stopping real estate money laundering in the US

The surprisingly effective pilot program stopping real estate money laundering in the US

A loophole in America's anti-money laundering regulations lets criminals use US real estate as a slush fund. But there's an easy solution.
Treasury yields are plunging, a sign investors are worried

Treasury yields are plunging, a sign investors are worried

Investors are concerned the US economy is slowing, and they increasingly expect the central bank to take action.
Harriet Tubman $20 bill delayed until at least 2028

Harriet Tubman $20 bill delayed until at least 2028

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has announced that the new $20 bill design with Harriet Tubman would be delayed until at least 2028.What's the background?Initially, the Treasury Department had said
Nearly 1,000 pubs shut down last year under ‘crippling’ costs

Nearly 1,000 pubs shut down last year under ‘crippling’ costs

'Unless positive action is taken by the Government to address crippling costs, more pubs will be forced out of business.'
Romney: It’s “moronic” for Democrats to think courts will let them obtain Trump’s tax returns

Romney: It’s “moronic” for Democrats to think courts will let them obtain Trump’s tax returns

"That's not going to happen." The post Romney: It’s “moronic” for Democrats to think courts will let them obtain Trump’s tax returns appeared first on Hot Air.
Trump lawyer sends letter to Treasury: You shouldn’t hand over his tax returns to House Democrats

Trump lawyer sends letter to Treasury: You shouldn’t hand over his tax returns to House Democrats

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President Trump scraps latest sanctions against North Korea because he 'likes' Kim Jong Un

President Trump scraps latest sanctions against North Korea because he 'likes' Kim Jong Un

President Donald Trump ordered the Treasury Department to withdraw its latest sanctions aimed at North Korea on Friday, rescinding a directive administration officials made the day before. What are
Britain flirted with economic self-harm today

Britain flirted with economic self-harm today

Brits found out how many members of parliament thought the economic carnage that comes with abruptly quitting the EU was worth the price.
Honest Dick (Entry 596.EX2208)

Honest Dick (Entry 596.EX2208)

In which the most trusted man in the state of Kentucky disappears with tobacco sacks full of the state treasury, and John and Ken discover which prominent U.S. government official is almost always a
Trump Organization Says It Gave $200,000 Profits From Foreign Government to the U.S. Treasury

Trump Organization Says It Gave $200,000 Profits From Foreign Government to the U.S. Treasury

The voluntary donation is up from $151,470 to cover Trump's first year in office
Trump Organization Says It Gave $200,000 Profits From Foreign Government to the U.S. Treasury

Trump Organization Says It Gave $200,000 Profits From Foreign Government to the U.S. Treasury

The voluntary donation is up from $151,470 to cover Trump's first year in office

The EU’s Dirty Money Blacklist: North Korea, Syria, and… Puerto Rico?

In the latest showdown between Brussels and Washington, the U.S. Treasury Department instructed American banks to ignore new EU anti-money laundering directives.