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Business Line: Tax-evasion, Romania's mortgage crisis and the Net Neutrality battle

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Business Line: Tax-evasion, Romania's mortgage crisis and the Net Neutrality battle

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Revelations that HSBC was helping more than 100,000 clients from all around the world hide millions of dollars from the authorities.

Its bankers helped celebrities, drug traffickers and arms dealers to dodge taxes back in 2007.

Tax fraud and tax evasion affects everyone, for example through lost money that could have funded new roads, railways and schools.

Events in Switzerland have also had a big impact on people who tried to get on the property ladder in Romania. We find out how Swiss currency changes created misery there and in other Central and Eastern European countries.

And we discuss the Internet and why we should not take it for granted.

That’s all in this edition of Business Line – watch the video.