The Swiss Federal Office of Justice (FOJ) said it had blocked accounts at several banks in Switzerland after police arrested some of the most powerful figures in global soccer on Wednesday in U.S. and Swiss corruption cases.
Europeans will find it easier to open and switch bank accounts and see what fees they are being charged under new rules proposed by the European Commission on Wednesday.
The proposal, which could become law in the European Union i
Bahrain Air staff with outstanding loans have had their bank accounts frozen until they pay off their debts, the airline's trade union claimed yesterday.
It added that more than 200 expat employees were also unable to leave th
Bank accounts of 36 charities have been frozen after they were found in breach of new regulations.
The Social Development Ministry took the action against those who failed to register as fully-fledged societies.
However, although s
The central bank of the United Arab Emirates has told financial institutions in the Gulf country to freeze 41 Iran-linked accounts, in a move based on new UN sanctions on Tehran, a UAE daily reported on Monday.
It came a week after a
Switzerland's parliament backed a Swiss-US tax treaty crucial to the future of UBS AG, ending months of uncertainty over the deal and paving the way for renewed recovery at the Swiss bank.
The two houses of parliament agreed not to stage a