In July 2013, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released its Action Plan on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (the BEPS Action Plan).
On March 28, 2014, the federal government introduced Bill C-31, the Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1, omnibus legislation intended to implement a number of initiatives first announced in the 2014 federal Budget, Economic Action Plan 2014.
Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to have the opportunity to present what will be a historic piece of legislation. This legislation would amend the Criminal Code to allow physicians to assist individuals at the end of life.
A number of publications in the past week have highlighted the increased focus on the FCA’s competition objective and the role that ‘behavioural economics’ will play in shaping future regulatory policy.
The Court of Appeal has allowed an appeal by a couple who took out Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) with a loan, overturning the previous decision by Manchester County Court.
The European Commission has published a Communication on crowdfunding together with frequently asked questions.
The RCMP’s Greater Toronto Area Financial Crime team has arrested and charged six people in an alleged fraudulent investment scheme.
On March 26, 2014, the Government of Canada approved four long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG) export licences for Pacific NorthWest LNG, Prince Rupert LNG, WCC LNG and Woodfibre LNG. The four export licences authorize the export of a total of up to 73.38 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of LNG.
The FCA has published a speech given by its Head of the UK Listing Authority, Marc Teasdale. The speech is entitled Consumer protection in the listing regime.