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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:00:16 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
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 .

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 - ardCorporate tax rate is already lowHeraldNetall 89 news articles .

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:16:48 GMT
WASHINGTON -- The United States has approved anti-dumping duties against South Korea and other producers of steel pipes for the energy sector, a victory for domestic producers hoping to benefit from a boom in the US shale oil and gas industry . .

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:18:36 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 .

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 GuardianWorld's Third Largest Quick Service Restaurant Company Launched with Two .Canada NewsWire (press release)Channel News Asia -Financial Post -WCSH-TVall 3,204 news articles .

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:15:48 GMT
US cyber-warriors battling Islamic State on Twitter - Business Insider
Business Insider- - Business InsiderBut US officials see social media as an increasingly crucial battlefield as they aim to turn young minds in the Muslim world against groups like IS and Al-Qaeda. For the past 18 months, US officials have targeted dozens of social network accounts . .

Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:50:47 GMT
US can't be in business of nation-building - Washington Post
Fox NewsUS can't be in business of nation- - Washington PostLooking back at Iraq and the years when more than 100,000 U.S. troops were there, the president on Saturday correctly said, “Our military is so effective that we can keep a lid on problems wherever we are if we put enough personnel and resources into .3 ways that oil matters for the crisis in IraqVoxall 6,188 news articles .

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:29:09 GMT
World Health Organization Urges Stronger Regulation of Electronic Cigarettes - New York Times
It also expressed “grave concern” about the growing role of the powerful tobacco industry in the e-cigarette market, warning that the financially powerful companies could come to dominate the new business and use the current tolerance of the new .World Health Organization calls on stiffer regulations against Electronic .The Standard Digital Newsall 1,042 news articles .