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Forget Zimbabwe, U.S. Tax System Ranks At Bottom, Just Better Than Portugal America's Tax System Comes Up Almost Last Again, With High Rates, Double Taxes, Worldwide Reporting and Other Barriers to Competition. Yet Reform Won't Come. | 12 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Portugal looks for speedy sale after Novo Banco reshuffle LISBON (Reuters) - Portuguese Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho stood by government policy toward the remains of failed Banco Espirito Santo (BES) on Monday, saying a quick sale of its successor Novo Banco was necessary to avoid further risks.
Reuters | Sep 15, 2014 4:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
EU regulators expect Novo Banco sale to proceed as agreed BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union state aid regulators expect Portugal to sell Novo Banco, the successor to troubled Banco Espirito Santo (BES) , in line with a pledge made in return for regulatory approval of its 4.9-billion-euro state bailout.
Reuters | Sep 15, 2014 10:47 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Nigro earns grand champion honors Competing as part of the Pittsburgh Junior Forms team in the 13th annual Tang Soo Do World Championships in Lisbon, Portugal, Stryker Nigro of the ... | Sep 15, 2014 03:39 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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New head for Portugal's 'good bank' Novo Banco Former Lloyds banker Eduardo Stock da Cunha is to take over the helm at Novo Banco, the "good bank" created after the bailout of stricken Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo (BES), after its president stepped down on Saturday. Stock da Cunha,
Yahoo! News | Sep 14, 2014 9:01 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bank of Portugal picks new CEO for BES successor Novo Banco LISBON (Reuters) - The Bank of Portugal on Sunday picked a new chief executive for Novo Banco, successor to Banco Espirito Santo (BES), following the embarrassing resignation of its three top managers appointed only two months ago.
Reuters | Sep 14, 2014 5:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Portugal bank slated for sale gets new management The Bank of Portugal has appointed a new senior management team to run Novo Banco, a bank which the government wants to sell and recoup the 3.9 billion euros ($5 billion) taxpayers provided to resolve Portugal's... | Sep 14, 2014 5:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Reno, Nevada
2 men fatally gored by bull at Portuguese festival LISBON, Portugal — Authorities say a Portuguese bull-running festival will continue next week despite the fatal goring of two men by a bull. | Sep 14, 2014 2:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Toledo, Ohio
The View From Your Window Porto, Portugal, 11.05 am
Andrew Sullivan | Sep 14, 2014 2:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bosses charged with rebuilding Portugal's BES bank quit after two months LISBON (Reuters) - The rebuilding of Portugal's Novo Banco - the successor to Banco Espirito Santo (BES) after a state rescue last month - was dealt a blow on Saturday with the resignation of the three men handpicked by the central bank in July to turn BE
Reuters | Sep 13, 2014 5:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend