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Hundreds of migrants poured overnight onto the high-speed railway linking Paris with London near the French port of Calais, a police source said on Wednesday, stranding thousands of passengers aboard Eurostar trains for hours.

BANGKOK - Police claimed significant progress on Wednesday towards finding the mastermind of Thailand's deadliest attack after an arrested man admitted being near the Aug. 17 shrine blast and fingerprints tied him to the room of a suspected bomber.

KATHMANDU - Two months after foreign countries and international agencies pledged $4.1 billion to help Nepal recover from its worst natural disaster, the government has yet to make arrangements to receive the money and has spent nothing on reconstruction.

As far as the military is concerned, the reported endorsement of communist leader Jose Maria Sison of the possible presidential bid of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is a "non-issue."

The Department of Justice will proceed with its investigation of the criminal complaints filed against some leaders of the Iglesia ni Cristo, Justice Secretary Leila De Lima said on Wednesday.

The regional trial court judge in Baler, Aurora, who was shot dead by a lone suspect on Tuesday afternoon was handling sensitive drug and land dispute cases, the Supreme Court said Wednesday.

  • United States Department of Treasury

    IMPORTANT: IRS: It’s Okay to be Clueless (but time is running out)

    July 8, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines

    The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently announced a tax amnesty program for Americans who live and work abroad. On June 18, the agency said that people who come forward and settle their US tax bills now will be liable for back taxes and interest — but will not be charged any penalties. Previously, [&hellip...

  • United States Department of Treasury

    IMPORTANT: IRS to waive penalties for some overseas accounts

    July 8, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines

    By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service is offering to waive steep penalties for Americans living abroad who haven’t been paying their U.S. taxes. But there is a catch: You have to be able to show that you didn’t evade U.S. taxes on purpose. American citizens living abroad are required to file [&hellip...

  • United States Department of Treasury

    IMPORTANT: U.S. Taxpayers Residing Outside the United States

    July 8, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines

    The following streamlined procedures are referred to as the Streamlined Foreign Offshore Procedures. Eligibility for the Streamlined Foreign Offshore Procedures In addition to having to meet the general eligibility criteria described above, individual U.S. taxpayers, or estates of individual U.S. taxpayers, seeking to use the Streamlined Foreign Offshore Procedures described in this section must:  (1) [&hellip...

  • United States Department of Treasury

    IMPORTANT: Streamlined Filing Compliance Procedures

    July 8, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines

    Purpose of the streamlined procedures:  The streamlined filing compliance procedures described below are available to taxpayers certifying that their failure to report foreign financial assets and pay all tax due in respect of those assets did not result from willful conduct on their part.  The streamlined procedures are designed to provide to taxpayers in such [&hellip...

  • AmCham President Rhicke Jennings during breakfast meeting with visiting Trade Mission

    91st ANNUAL MEETING II. NOMINATIONS TO THE AMCHAM BOARD OF DIRECTORS ...

    June 23, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines, Uncategorized

    MC – 41 June 11, 2014 TO : ALL AMCHAM REGULAR MEMBERS SUBJECT : I. 91st ANNUAL MEETING II. NOMINATIONS TO THE AMCHAM BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR 2014-2016 III. DETAILS REGARDING ELECTION OF AMCHAM BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR 2014-2016 I. 91st ANNUAL MEETING: The 91st Annual Meeting of all members of The American Chamber of [&hellip...