The swipe at fiscally agile multinationals which gives this post its title comes from Richard Murphy at a recent event held in Brussels for NGOs, MEPs and other stakeholders to discuss the draft transparency directive issued by the European Commission. The new directive picks up the political momentum created by the US Dodd-Franks legislation passed more »
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As today's barrel scrapes reveal: China plants a city in a disputed oil-rich area, the US eyes an end to its reliance on foreign oil, and Argentina tries to gain the upper hand on foreign oil companies. Read on below the fold... Al Jazeera: The world's most disputed waters China is planting its flag in the disputed South China Sea, again, but this time in slightly more permanent form: a new city.