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Pacific Course: New Alternative to Old Offshore
In 2017, the classic offshore companies that offer the possibility of full tax exemption (British Virgin Islands, Belize, Panama, Nevis, etc.) became unattractive for Russians because of the steady loss of what was once the benefits there: closed share registers, the possibility of using nominal values, complete lack of company reporting and convenient banking schemes. This year was marked by a surge of hyperactivity in FATF (The Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering), predicting the imminent end of the offshore industry. Recent events with the banks of Cyprus and the “Panama Papers” make this believe. In Latvia, US companies Navigant Consulting Inc, Promontory Ltd. and Exiger LLC conducted an “independent” bank audit, which led to the closure of Trasta Commerce Banka and confusion among the rest. The increasing pressure of FATF on banks has led to the fact that the usual Latvian banks have become inhospitable. Continue reading
Apple is one of those companies that are either loved up to fanaticism or show extreme skepticism. However, one cannot but admit that this company is truly revolutionary in its field and is simply brilliant financially successful.
Back in 1991, the famous Macintosh System 7.0 operating system appeared. Today, Apple is the leader in the world of computer technology. Naturally, many have an interest: how did Steve Jobs manage to reach a level of the company that continues to hold on after his death? Why is Apple so different from the rest, and how did it win such a huge number of fans and connoisseurs of its products? Continue reading
Unusual hiring procedures
The standard procedure for hiring is to interview a candidate, sometimes taking place in several stages. Often, testing or other methods of identifying the level of knowledge and skills of the applicant for the position are added to the interview.
We all have ever been interviewed, and some may have hired workers themselves. The usual procedures for hiring us quite understandable and familiar. Continue reading