Panasonic's decision was driven by a fear that Japan could start considering the United Kingdom a tax haven if it cuts corporate tax rates to attract business, Laurent Abadie, chief executive of Panasonic Europe, told the Nikkei Asia Review.
Panasonic's decision was driven by a fear that Japan could start considering the United Kingdom a tax haven if it cuts corporate tax rates to attract business, Mr Abadie told the Nikkei Asian Review newspaper.
If Panasonic ends up paying less tax in the United Kingdom, that could render it liable for a bigger tax bill in Japan.
NASA probe captures first images of asteroid Bennu
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Britain is hoping to strike trade deals with its major partners including Japan following its exit from the bloc and Japanese companies have more than $60 billion invested in the country, according to the most recent statistics.
Panasonic, the £55 billion ($71 billion) Japanese electronics giant, has announced plans to move its European headquarters out of the United Kingdom as Brexit uncertainty continues to weigh on the minds of major worldwide corporations using Britain as a base.
Other major firms that have announced plans to pull staff out of the United Kingdom due to Brexit include banking group HSBC, which plans to move up to 1,000 jobs to France, while JP Morgan has said around 1,000 front and back-office roles are likely to be relocated from London.
Panasonic would not comment on reports that 20 jobs would go to Amsterdam in October - with just ten people being retained at the current London base.
DC Announces Premiere Date For Titans
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It comes as several other Japanese financial companies say they intend to move their main European Union bases away from London.
It is thought there are 879 Japanese companies employing 142,000 staff in Britain, including Honda and Nissan.
With so much at stake, Prime Minister Theresa May has tried to reassure Japanese firms, visiting Tokyo in August last year and hosting top executives in London earlier this year. "Everyone is seriously concerned", said Hiroaki Nakanishi. "We're now in a situation where we have to consider what to do in all of them".
Buck a beer comes into effect in Ontario
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Citing a spokesperson for the former governor, WSJ said Christie is representing Low in two asset-forefeiture cases in California. There is no indication anyone paid with the allegedly laundered funds knew the money was tainted, according to the newspaper.
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Bottom line: In the near ten years since it was founded, ride-hailing company Uber has grown into a multi-billion-dollar business. The company announced it would be integrating electric bike rental, public transit, and vehicle sharing into its mobile app.
Bejder said dolphins ramming into humans can lead to a variety of serious injuries, including broken arms, legs and ribs. Such is the terror of the lovelorn dolphin that the Landevennec beach is now out of bounds for tourists and swimmers.
On both Sunday and Monday, the carnival fell silent as thousands of people paid tribute to Grenfell Tower victims. One man was stabbed and 30 police officers hurt at Notting Hill Carnival, Scotland Yard has confirmed.
Project Navlekha One of the biggest barriers to Indian content being online in indic languages is the lack of awareness. In partnership with Indian banks like HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank , Google is also looking to go beyond basic payments.
Teller plays the son of Maverick's former partner Goose (played by Anthony Edwards), who met his in the 1986 original. News of the postponement came just one week after Jon Hamm and Ed Harris were added to the cast in unspecified roles.
China paves way to end family planning policy - state media
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Samsung Sets October Launch for Q900FN QLED 8K TV
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BCCI declares Bhuvaneshwar Kumar fit, to play for Ind A
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Bose Unveils Alexa-Enabled Smart Speaker and Soundbars
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Iran Mulls Exiting Nuclear Deal Amid Sanctions
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'Real hero': Crowds brave Arizona heat to honour John McCain
Doug Ducey remembered McCain as a senator and internationally known figure as well as a key figure in the history of the Arizona . On Sunday, McCain is to be buried in a private ceremony at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, where he graduated in 1958.
Tornado seen over Lake Simcoe, warning now lifted
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