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NAB files reference against Shaukat Aziz

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday filed a reference against former prime minister Shaukat Aziz for illegal recruitment during his tenure, ARY News reported. According to a NAB notification, code of conduct for recruitments were violated by Aziz by appointing Consultant Basharat Hussain Bashir. The notification said despite the consultant's contract was ended, he was still holding the post. Basharat was appointed as MP-2 scale employee in Alternative Energy Board. This should be noted…

Former PM Shaukat Aziz named in ‘Paradise Papers’

WASHINGTON: Former Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz has been named in the 'Paradise Papers' issued by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) for being linked to offshore companies.  The leaked documents show how deeply the offshore financial system is entangled with the overlapping worlds of political players, private wealth and corporate giants and other global companies avoid taxes through increasingly imaginative bookkeeping maneuvers. The most detailed revelations emerge in decades of corporate…