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Japanese art lovers treated to masterworks from Liechtenstein
11 October 2012 - The latest exhibition at the National Art Centre Tokyo (NACT) is 'Masterworks from the Collections of the Prince of Liechtenstein'. The art collection of the present prince of Liechtenstein, Prince Hans-Adam II, whose personal fortune is estimated at around $5 billion, includes works from both Vaduz, the principality's tiny capital, and Vienna, where the former palace of the Liechtenstein family is now an elegant art museum especially noted for its collections of Rubens and Van Dyck. This exhibition is dominated by Baroque and Rococo art. Other notable artists included in the exhibition are Lucas Cranach the Elder, Guido Reni, Pieter Brueghel the Younger, Van Dyck, and Rembrandt. (more)

Liechtenstein pledges cooperation on tax evasion
15 August 2008 - Liechtenstein said on Friday its banks will do more to cooperate with other states after a German scandal over tax dodgers who parked their cash in the tiny principality. Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein, the head of the tiny Alpine state nestled between Austria and Switzerland said that the principality would find 'sensible solutions' for existing customers when it exchanges information. (more)

Liechtenstein celebrates bicentennial in peace and prosperity
10 July 2006 - Liechtenstein has managed to avoid the upheaval of the past century to celebrate its bicentennial in peace and prosperity. (more)

Liechtenstein aims to change financial image
3 July 2006 - Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein wants to change the financial image of his name-sake nation to one that is more balanced and attractive to honest investors. (more)


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