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As support grows for a European Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) so do the number of negative myths being put forward by its opponents. The key criticisms are: An EU FTT will cause business to relocate An EU FTT will negatively impact on growth and jobs An EU will hit savings, pensions or small businesses An… » read more

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Last week representatives from the EU, the G20 and Least Developed Countries, the World Bank and industry came together at a high level panel event organised by Oxfam in collaboration with the Mission of Norway to the EU to discuss how to raise the $100 billion pledged by rich countries at Copenhagen to help poor… » read more

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“Independence in South Sudan has come as the result of a long struggle. The country is now free, but destroyed. War has devastated the south, and nothing has been developed – everything must be built from scratch.” A strong message delivered by Dr. Francis G. Nazario, Head of the Government of South Sudan Mission in… » read more

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