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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:36:56 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 . .

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:19:08 GMT
15 biggest employers in the world - USA TODAY
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 00:23:53 GMT
A New American Oil Bonanza - New York Times
Channel News Asia - 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 .Oil Higher on Ukraine Tensions, But Posts Second Monthly FallFox BusinessOil prices rise on positive US data, Ukraine crisisChannel News Asiaall 118 news articles .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:10:50 GMT
Obama accuses Russia, says no US military action in Ukraine - BusinessWorld Online Edition
WDSU New Orleans - 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.Ukraine Seeks to Join Nato; Putin Compares Kiev to NazisFox BusinessNato states create new multilateral forceFinancial Times6 questions about the crisis in UkraineWDSU New Orleansall 7,034 news articles .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:57:23 GMT
Building coalition for Syria action no easy matter - State Journal
SFGate - The president is meeting with his top advisers and consulting members of Congress to prepare U.S. military options. At the same time, he is looking for allies around the world to help the U.S. root out the Islamic State group that has seized large .Immigration could set stage for big US budget showdownYahoo Newsall 2,191 news articles .

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 .US firms winning cat- - -mouse tax gameBusiness St - ardall 19 news articles .

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 02:52:10 GMT
The UAE -- which has spent billions on US-manufactured warplanes and other advanced weaponry -- provided the military aircraft, aerial refueling planes and aviation crews to bomb Libya, while Cairo offered access to its air bases, the paper said.and more .

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:12:37 GMT
Have taxes your way: Why Burger King wants to become a Canadian citizen - Washington Post (blog)
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 US$11bChannel News AsiaFRANCE 24 -Financial Post -Business Insiderall 3,204 news articles .

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:25:13 GMT
Why Canada now skates circles around US on business taxes - MarketWatch (blog)
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 .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:00:11 GMT
F Will Ford Motor Company's Surge in the World's Largest Auto Market Con… - In 2013, China sold nearly 22 million vehicles, which outpaced the second-largest market, the United States, by roughly 6 million vehicles. While the United States is expected to extend its sales lead over other markets, it won't keep up with vehicle . .