Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:10:50 GMT
Business Insider - WASHINGTON -- US President Barack Obama said Thursday it was "plain for the world to see" that Russian forces were fighting in Ukraine, but ruled out any US military action to resolve the escalating conflict.UN Security Council meets in emergency session on growing Ukraine crisisU.S. News & World ReportUS says Russia has 'outright lied' about UkraineDetroit Free PressEuropean stocks drop over Ukraine concernsSky News AustraliaWDSU New Orleans -Business Insiderall 5,475 news articles .
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:19:08 GMT
They are also based throughout the world, from the United States to China to Russia to Germany. Based on figures from S& P Capital IQ, these are the largest employers in the world. Employee count is just one indicator of a company's size. The companies .
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:12:59 GMT
Financial Post - Such a development could cause energy prices to surge as Russia is the world's number-two oil producer, and Ukraine is a key conduit for Moscow's gas exports to Europe. Stronger-than-expected US economic growth data meanwhile raised hopes for .How North American production has helped bring 'calm' to oil pricesFinancial Postall 472 news articles .
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:18:36 GMT
Yet Canada has made a conscious and concerted effort over the last 15 years to slash its corporate tax rate, making it one of the most attractive places in the world to locate a global-oriented business. The United States? Tax reform has repeatedly .
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:04:55 GMT
New York (AFP) - Serena Williams eased past compatriot Vania King 6-1, 6-0 to record her 80th US Open win on Thursday but former world number one Ana Ivanovic became the second top 10 seed to suffer a shock early exit. World number one Williams, .Young Americans Carry Burden of Expectation at US OpenNew York Timesall 735 news articles .
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:12:37 GMT
The Guardian - The newly merged company would become the world's third-biggest "quick service restaurant company," with more than 18,000 restaurants in 100 countries, said Burger King and Hortons in a statement Monday. The deal would create a business . The nominal .Burger King swallows Tim Hortons; new firm is Canada-boundLos Angeles TimesBurger King faces tax controversy after $11bn Tim Hortons purchaseThe GuardianBurger King to buy Tim Hortons for $11.5 billionChicago TribuneFinancial Post -WCSH-TV -The Independentall 3,204 news articles .
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:50:59 GMT
WHO runs the world's most lucrative shakedown operation? The Sicilian mafia? The People's Liberation Army in China? The kleptocracy in the Kremlin? If you are a big business, all these are less grasping than America's regulatory system. The formula is . .
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:12:34 GMT
Mouse Tax GameNew York TimesAnd for those traditional corporations that are subject to the United States corporate tax rate, which at 35 percent is the highest in the world, there are myriad ways to avoid paying anything close to that. By taking advantage of a warren of credits . - more .
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:18:22 GMT
USA TODAY - In Group C are defending champion and Olympic gold medal winner United States, Dominican Republic, Finland, New Zealand, Turkey and Ukraine. Group D . Michael Angelo S. Murillo is part of BusinessWorld's editorial staff and a contributor for the paper.2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Team Preview: LithuaniaInternational Business Times AU5 Squads Who Could Cause Major Problems for Team USA at FIBA TournamentBleacher Reportall 178 news articles .
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:23:53 GMT
The reason for the improved economics of road travel can be found 10,000 feet below the ground here, where the South Texas Eagle Ford shale is providing more than a million new barrels of oil supplies to the world market every day. United States .