Irish MEP Matt Carthy has questioned ICIJ journalist Simon Bowers on the Apple case revealed in the Paradise Papers at a hearing of the European Parliament’s Panama Papers inquiry committee this afternoon. Carthy described the presentation by Bowers regarding Apple in Ireland as “a damning...

GUE/NGL MEPs who are members of the European Parliament's PANA Committee - Fabio de Masi (PANA Vice-president until October 2017), Matt Carthy (GUE/NGL co-coordinator in the PANA Committee),  Patrick Le Hyaric (GUE/NGL co-coordinator in the PANA Committee), Miguel Urban Crespo (GUE/NGL's shadow rapporteur in the PANA...

GUE/NGL held a press conference on November 15 in Strasbourg to request a new Special Committee to be set up to investigate the Paradise Papers, and to call for the European Parliament to establish a permanent committee on investigations. The Left group MEPs remarked that...

One of the most significant revelations in the Paradise Papers relate to the corporate tax avoidance structures of Apple. Irish MEP Matt Carthy, GUE/NGL co-coordinator on the Panama Papers committee, said: “The Paradise Papers reveal not only the secrets of the super-rich individuals who hide their...