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News Seychelles » Politics: Ex-Trump campaign aide agrees to guilty plea in Mueller probe

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/trump-campaign-aide-rick-gates-to-plead-guilty-in-mueller-inquiry/ar-BBJuVmE
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The adviser, Rick Gates, is a longtime political consultant who once served as Trump ... Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and the Seychelles — from American tax authorities. “Gates helped maintain these accounts and arranged substantial transfers ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Seychelles citizen movement wants India stopped

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/178673/seychelles-citizen-movement-wants-india-stopped
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The agenda of the group is strictly non-political, and is, therefore ... under the “Free Access to Information Act” and the right of the citizens of Seychelles to know the details of such a proposed huge military base project of this magnitude and ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking marine protection

News channel or source: http://www.whio.com/news/world/seychelles-swaps-debt-for-groundbreaking-marine-protection/rTOo8AkW1E4A4IhmQ7xR3K/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

"The Seychelles is leading the way in terms of how it is going ... While a few criticized some of his preachings and political ideas, they still expressed their respect for him. While I can't say I agree with all of his Billy Graham's views (mostly ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Political circus and state paralysis

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Political-circus-and-state-paralysis-146145.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

It is indeed a vicious cycle which if not for the propping up of the economy by vested interests for a myriad of reasons which include - geo-political and keeping multilateral agencies in business, the country will easily be a BASKET CASE. Ethical FDIs for ...

News Seychelles » Politics: French 'tax tsar' turned political pariah Jérôme Cahuzac back in court for appeal

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/msn/french-tax-tsar-turned-political-pariah-j%c3%a9r%c3%b4me-cahuzac-back-in-court-for-appeal/ar-BBJ2rfH
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Reyl & Cie, the Swiss bank said to have organised transfers for the couple through opaque offshore firms in Panama and the Seychelles, was fined nearly €1.9 million for its role. François Reyl, the bank’s director general, was handed a one-year ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Divorce on Valentine’s Day: Seychellois political party Lalyans Seselwa leaves opposition coalition

News channel or source: http://www.seychellesnewsagency.com/articles/8691/Divorce+on+Valentines+Day+Seychellois+political+party+Lalyans+Seselwa+leaves+opposition+coalition
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

(Seychelles News Agency) - The Seychellois opposition party Lalyans Seselwa has broken away from the opposition coalition Linyon Demokratik Seselwa (LDS) saying that cohabitation is not working. Party leader Patrick Pillay, who last month resigned as the ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Inside the Manafort money machine: A decade of influence-peddling, lavish spending and alleged fraud

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/politics/ct-inside-paul-manafort-money-machine-20180223-story.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Manafort, a longtime mainstay of Washington politics who tracked delegates for President Gerald ... the Grenadines and the Seychelles islands. In the lean years that followed the flight of their Ukrainian patron, Manafort and Gates allegedly tapped into ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Former Trump campaign aide Gates pleads guilty

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/feb/23/rick-gates-former-trump-campaign-aide-set-plead-gu/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

He was also a member of Trump’s inaugural committee and worked with pro-Trump political groups ... then shielded much of that money in accounts in Cyprus, the Seychelles and other places to avoid federal tax obligations. The two men handled more than ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Mueller files new charges against Manafort and Gates

News channel or source: https://www.ksat.com/news/politics/mueller-files-new-charges-against-manafort-and-gates
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

More than $75 million dollars flowed through offshore accounts the men had set up in foreign countries, including Cyprus, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Seychelles ... dollars they earned doing Ukrainian political work and lobbying from 2006 ...

News Seychelles » Politics: Mueller Files New Fraud Charges Against Paul Manafort and Rick Gates

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/22/us/politics/paul-manafort-new-charges-mueller.html?src=rec&recp=11
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The laundered money — which totaled $30 million — came from Mr. Manafort’s work as a lobbyist and political consultant to Viktor ... in Cyprus, the Seychelles, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. “Manafort and Gates hid the existence and ...