By SCMP Washington’s top diplomat on Wednesday said he would not yet push for sanctions against Myanmar over the Rohingya
Proposed sanctions against the Myanmar military should move quickly through the U.S. Congress due to strong bipartisan support, lawmakers told
Financial inclusion is at the top of the agenda for emerging economies, but banks in the west are actively disconnecting from some of these regions – putting further development at risk.
MySQUAR said its financial outlook has improved after the US formally ended its sanctions against Myanmar on Friday. The Myanmar-language
Until recently, Myanmar remained the largest economy in Asia without a stock market. That changed this year with the introduction of the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX), which just concluded its first two months of trading with the promise it will soon open to foreign investors.
The United Kingdom’s banking regulator has launched a probe into HSBC’s anti-money laundering systems and its compliance with British rules, the bank said in its interim results. The lender did not give details of the Financial ...
Executives at a firm that supplied engines to London Fire Brigade have been banned for committing some of the ‘most serious’ misconduct crimes brought before the UK’s accounting regulator and a tribunal hearing. The Financial Reporting ...
There’s been a marked increase in the number of cases launched by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), with figures showing it has almost a hundred more cases open compared to the same period last year. “[The ...
Switzerland’s Financial Market Supervisory Authority (Finma) has rolled out what it said is a ‘less complex’ regulatory regime for small banks, which will also include changes to the risk-oriented focus of regulatory audits they undergo. The ...
HSBC has set aside $632 million to settle a number of investigations into allegations of tax evasion and other crimes
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Pensions Regulator have launched a campaign warning the public of pension scams that are
A Kenyan court on Monday charged the heads of the agency that manages public land and of the state railway
Former Audi (NSUG.DE) Chief Executive Rupert Stadler’s request to be freed from custody has been rejected, the Munich court of