Panama to France: Get us out of blacklist or elseStaff writer ▼ | April 13, 2016
Panama warned France of diplomatic measures if it doesn’t drop it from a blacklist of tax havens in the wake of the Panama Papers revelations.
The Panama Papers President Juan Carlos Varela warned France
Following the Panama Papers reports showing how a Panama law firm helped wealthy people from France and other countries stash their assets in offshore companies, Paris last week put Panama back on its national list of Uncooperative States and Territories (ETNC), from which it had removed it in 2012.
France is also urging the European Union and all member states of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development to follow suit.
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