David Cameron has secured an agreement from Britain's network of overseas territories and Crown dependencies to sign up to a new clampdown on tax evasion.
At talks at Downing Street ahead of next week's G8 summit at Lough Erne, the leaders all agreed to a series of actions aimed at promoting transparency and exchange of information between tax jurisdictions.
The Prime Minister hailed the agreement as a "very positive step forward" which would strengthen his hand in talks with the other G8 leaders in which he has made improving international tax compliance a key issue.
More top news
Anger at the verdict in the shooting of black teenager Michael Brown has left the US deeply divided during its celebration of togetherness.
For most of the country, tomorrow is set to get off to a more pleasant start as it should be drier and brighter with the odd sunny spell.
A man who was abused by John Allen as a child has spoken out as the former care home boss has been found guilty of a further eight charges.