LISBON Cheap New Balance 574 Sweatshirt , June 14 (Xinhua) -- The Portuguese revenue authority is investigating alleged tax fraud by clubs and football players, including Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo, local newspaper Publico reported on Wednesday.
Ronaldo has been accused by the Spanish authorities of defrauding the authorities of around 15 million euros between 2011 and 2014, but on Tuesday denied the allegations.
Madrid's state prosecutor has alleged that Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin islands to hide his total income from Spain's tax office.
GestiFute, a firm representing several footballers defended on Tuesday that Ronaldo is compliant with his tax payments. Ronaldo has also told journalists he has nothing to hide.
Real Madrid said in a statement it had ""full trust"" in its player, who they believe has ""complied with his fiscal obligations.""
The operation is taking place at a European scale Cheap New Balance 574 Outside In , with several tax authorities looking for traces of fiscal fraud in football.
Ronaldo was the highest earning athlete in the world last year, according to Forbes, making 77 million euros.
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" " Cuban President Raul Castro (right) raises US President Barack Obama's hand during a meeting at the Revolution Palace in Havana on Monday. Castro hailed Obama's opposition to a long-standing economic "blockade," but said it would need to end before ties are fully normalized. Photo: AFP
US President Barack Obama on Tuesday told Cubans in an unprecedented live TV address that he had come to the Communist country to ""bury"" their decades of Cold War conflict.
On the last day of his historic visit to Cuba, the US leader laid out his vision for ending a standoff that began at the end of the 1950s Cheap New Balance 574 Island , when Fidel Castro and his leftist guerrillas drove out a US-backed government and then became a fierce Soviet ally.
Obama earned repeated cheers and applause from the audience at the -ornate Gran Teatro in Havana, which included Cuban President Raul Castro, as -millions of Cubans watched on state-run TV.
""I have come here to bury the last remnant of the Cold War in the Americas,"" Obama said.
""Creo en el pueblo cubano,"" he said, then repeating himself in English Cheap New Balance 574 Outdoor , ""I -believe in the Cuban people.""
Obama was cheered again when he called for Congress to lift the US embargo that has been in place for decades in a failed attempt to bring the Communist government in Havana to its knees.
""It is an outdated burden on the -Cuban people. It's a burden on the Americans who want to work and do business or invest here in Cuba,"" he said. ""It's time to lift the embargo.""
But Obama did not shy away from criticizing Cuba's lack of political liberty, saying that its future would not depend on the US but on homegrown change.
""I believe citizens should be free to speak their minds without fear, to organize and to criticize their government,"" he said. ""Yes, I believe voters should be able to choose their governments in free and democratic elections.""
Each call for greater freedoms received applause Cheap New Balance 574 Retro , an extraordinary event in a theater where Castro sat watching.
Immediately after the speech, Obama was due to host civil society and opposition figures at the US Embassy, returning directly to a subject that ruffled feathers on Monday.
Obama and Castro have been careful to highlight their rapprochement during the US President's 3-day trip, which was set to end later on Tuesday with a baseball game between the Cuban national team and Florida's Tampa Bay Rays, symbolizing the countries' shared love of the sport.
At a first-ever joint news conference with Castro on Monday, Obama heralded a ""new day"" in relations across the Florida Straits.
However Cheap New Balance 574 Floral , Cuba is angry over the US Congress' refusal to lift the decades-old trade embargo, something Obama said was sure to happen eventually.
Tension also erupted when the subject of human rights in Cuba came up, illustrating what Castro called ""profound differences.""
When asked about the fate of political prisoners, Castro responded that there were no such prisoners.
""After this meeting is over, you can give me a list of political prisoners, and if we have those political prisoners Cheap New Balance 574 Classic , they will all be released before the night ends,"" he said.
HOUSTON, July 1 (Xinhua) -- Houston, the fourth largest city in the United States, will commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in November this year.
Wea H. Lee, chairman of the Southern News Group Cheap New Balance 574 Orange , a leading Asian media group located in Houston, told a press conference Wednesday that his group will hold a "World War II 70th Anniversary and Celebration of Diversity & World Peace" event in Minute Maid Park.
"History cannot be forgotten and the tragedy of war must be remembered," Lee said. "We are working together for a brighter and more peaceful world environment."
The event, which will take place on Nov. 7, 2015, is expected to attract more than 40 Cheap New Balance 574 Black ,000 people from different backgrounds, such as Jews, Asians, Latinos and Africans, and they will represent the wishes of the whole world and listen to the voices of diverse peoples while praying for world peace under the same sky, Lee said.
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