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30.11.2017

Does Tax Proposal 17 spell blacklist?

Switzerland is not on the EU's new blacklist of tax havens around the world. Research by Oxfam International and the Tax Justice Network nonetheless shows that this speaks not in favour of Switzerland, but against the EU.

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22.11.2017

Staat – Raum – Grenze / Simone Prodolliet... [et al.]

Aus der persönlichen Erfahrungen heraus, was Grenzen für einzelne Individuen oder Personengruppen – Kosmopolitinnen, globale Nomaden, Life-Style-Migranten, Grenzgängerinnen, bi-nationale Paare, Angehörige des Grenzwachtkorps oder vorläufig Aufgenommene – bedeuten, erkundet die aktuelle Ausgabe von...
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4.10.2017

Diktatoren als Türsteher Europas : wie die EU ihre Grenzen nach Afrika verlagert / Christian Jakob, Simone Schlindwein

Europa zieht seine Grenzen durch Afrika. Migrationskontrolle ist in der EU zu einer Frage von höchster innenpolitischer Bedeutung geworden. Mit Hochdruck baut sie daher ihre Beziehungen zu den Regierungen auf dem afrikanischen Kontinent aus. Diese sollen ihre Bürger daran hindern, nach Europa zu...

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Political article
30.11.2017

Does Tax Proposal 17 spell blacklist?

Switzerland is not on the EU's new blacklist of tax havens around the world. Research by Oxfam International and the Tax Justice Network nonetheless shows that this speaks not in favour of Switzerland, but against the EU.
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25.11.2017

Paradisiacal voluntary action

Countless enterprises are all too willing to use every tiny legal loophole to maximize their profits. Voluntary action is also the mantra of the Federal Council, even if human rights are concerned.
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15.11.2017

Parliamentarians for an indirect counter-proposal

The Legal Affairs Committee of the Swiss Parliament acknowledges that human rights violations perpetrated by Swiss based multinational companies are of great concern. It initiates a counter-proposal to the «Responsible Business Initiative».

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