Goran Rakic mayor of the Serb part of the ethnically divided town of Mitrovica adresses thousands of Serb protesters gathered. A few thousand people have rallied in the Serb-populated north of Kosovo demanding that the government abolish a 100 percent tax it has slapped on all goods imported from Serbia.
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with MoS Santosh Gangwar and Reneue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia addressing a press conference on the firsrt day of the 14th Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council at SKICC, in Srinagar.
Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, Chairman of Central Board of Excise and Customs, Najib Shah and other officials at the 5th Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting, in New Delhi.
Thailand’s Anti-Money Laundering Office Secretary-General Seehanart Prayoonrat speaks to reporters during a press conference in Bangkok,. Authorities in Thailand are investigating 16 citizens with reported ties to offshore companies set up by a Panama-based law firm.
Anti-fraud activists put stickers on ATM cash machine in the entrance hall while blocking entrances at Societe Generale's Paris headquarters as part of a protest accusing the French bank of ties to the so-called "Panama Papers" in Paris.
Media surrounds Bjorn Wahlroos, the Chairman of the Board of Nordea, with questions about the so called "Panama Papers" in connection with Nordea as he arrives to the general meeting of the Finnish bio and forest industries company UPM in Helsinki, Finland.
A Sadhu steps out from a Vodafone mini store in Mumbai. The Supreme Court set aside the Bombay High Court judgment asking the company to pay income tax of Rs 11,000 crore as taxes and penalties for the transaction that saw the company acquire 67 per cent stake in Hutchison Essar, a mobile phone operator in India in 2007.
Deputy Chief Minister and Finance Minister for Bihar, Sushil Kumar Modi with Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukharjee and other States' Finance Ministers after he was elected as the Chairman of the Empowered Committee of state FMs on Goods and Services Tax (GST) at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.
Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee during a press conference after inauguration of high level seminar on 'Adapting Tax Systems and International Tax Rules to the New Global Environment- A Shared Challenge for India and the OECD' in New Delhi.
President Barack Obama addresses the crowd during a town hall meeting at Facebook headquarters in Palo Alto, California. In remarks bound to create controversy in India, Obama targeted "cheap health care" in countries like India and Mexico arguing that Americans should avail of "high quality" treatment available here.
TV Grab: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee replies to the debate on the Finance Bill in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi. Bowing to demand from all quarters, Finance Minister announced withdrawal of the proposed 5% service tax on airconditioned hospitals with more than 25 beds and on diagonistic services.
Garment workers and manufacturers shout slogans during a protest in Ahmedabad. Garment manufacturers on March 14 began their two-day strike, closing down their factories across India demanding rollback of 10 percent excise duty imposed on branded apparel in the annual budget 2011-12.
In this photo taken on Nov. 17, 2010, Indian Rupee notes of different denomination lie inside the cash counter of a retail shop in Mumbai. Hundreds of billions of dollars have been lost over the past six decades as companies and the rich stashed cash overseas to avoid taxes and hide ill-gotten gains, widening inequality and depriving the poor of crucial resources, a new report showed.