liechtenstein liechtenstein  /ˈlɪk tən ˌstaɪn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small landlocked principality (constitutional monarchy) in central Europe located in the Alps between Austria and Switzerland

News

  1. U.S. Pressing Liechtenstein on Tax Havens

    U.S. Pressing Liechtenstein on Tax Havens
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Princely Liechtenstein bank keen for clarity on tax

    By Emma Thomasson ZURICH (Reuters) - Prince Max von und zu Liechtenstein, chief executive of Liechtenstein's biggest bank LGT, said it was striking how fast opinions on tax evasion had shifted since 2008, when stolen data revealed hundreds of Germans had hidden assets in the principality. But the Prince, who runs the royal-family-owned bank, is not worried by an international push to fight tax ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Toshack said: "Craig was confident - he wanted to take it. But their goalkeeper was their best player on the night and made a lot more saves. It seems every goalkeeper who comes to this stadium plays very well. Liechtenstein had a couple of chances...
    on Oct 11, 2008 By: John Toshack Source: SkySports

  2. In new comments to Four Corners , Mr Lowy said: "the Liechtenstein structure provided flexibility if the need had arisen for attracting investors from different countries".
    on Oct 6, 2008 By: Frank Lowy Source: Fairfield Champion

  3. "Experts say I'll be out for between three and five months," said Caldwell. "It all depends on how quickly my body heals. I'll miss our opening two European Championship qualifiers against Lithuania and Liechtenstein at the start of...
    on May 16, 2010 By: Gary Caldwell Source: stv.tv

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