Guyana being named by the United States as a “major money laundering” nation comes as no surprise, according to Opposition
The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) yesterday announced that it has spearheaded the completion of the country’s first money laundering and
Guyana: Gold Board General Manager, others sent on administrative leave to facilitate money laundering probe
The General Manager of the Guyana Gold Board, Lisaveta Ramotar was Thursday sent on administrative leave to pave the way for
The opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) said it will not support any swift passage of amendments to the country’s Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) Act 2015 and has signalled to government that it will object to this at the scheduled May 4 sitting of the House.
Even as Nigeria, Brussels and Paris continue to grapple with the after-effects of acts of terrorism, a thorough assessment is needed here in Guyana to determine the money laundering and terrorist financing risks that exist, Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister Basil Williams said yesterday.
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In a cover story for Dawn, Pakistan's leading English-language newspaper, journalist Khurram Husain writes that money laundering has become central to the normal functioning of the country's economy. Speaking to Amos Wittenberg, Khurram explains how this came ...
Scrapping the Serious Fraud Office is a huge step backwards in the UK’s fight against financial crime
In its manifesto, released yesterday, the Conservative Party pledged to abolish the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) as an independent agency, instead merging it with the much larger National Crime Agency (NCA): 'We will strengthen Britain’s response ...
On 3rd April 2017, the UK Treasury gained access to new penalties for individuals and firms that breach UK financial sanctions. Under the new rules, any persons deemed to have been involved in serious breaches after the ...
Barrister & leading financial crime investigator Tom Devlin offers practical guidance on creating a watertight and cost effective compliance regime. He looks at systems, employee training and continuing professional development, and the critical but often overlooked issue of corporate ...
The US Chargé d’Affaires at the Embassy in Sudan cannot say how the Trump administration will deal with the decision
FinTech has no doubt changed the face of the financial services industry in the U.S., but experts are beginning to
The Monetary Authority of Macao announced on Friday the establishment of a “Financial Security Expert Alliance”, in collaboration with the
The White House moved Friday to calm an exasperated world after a close adviser to President Donald Trump suggested the