Category: Vitol

RPT-Commodity giants’ Singapore trading hubs under fire in tax probes

SINGAPORE, April 12 (Reuters) – The Singapore trading hubs of the world’s largest commodity companies are coming under scrutiny from the governments of some resource-producing countries who say they suspect they are using units in the Southeast Asian financial centre to avoid tax. Some of the world’s largest oil, mining...

George Osborne accused of giving tax breaks to Tories’ oil industry donors

Labour Jon Ashworth calls for explanation over why Tories’ ‘big-money backers’ benefit from autumn statement George Osborne has been accused of using his autumn statement to give tax breaks to Tory supporters as it emerged that several companies run by Conservative donors stand to benefit from a more generous tax...