05 July 2021
World’s richest man ready to take off
$201.8 billion. That’s where Forbes pegs the net worth of Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos as of 5:00 p.m. Friday. [No surprise then, that Amazon is also one of the world’s biggest tax evaders.]
Fears of ‘significant deterrent’ for whistleblowers as top European courts quash Lux Leaks case and approve Amazon’s tax evasion
The European Court of Human Rights last month ruled that Luxembourg’s treatment of whistleblower Raphael Halet “struck a fair balance” between protecting his freedom of expression and the rights of PwC, despite objections from two dissenting judges.