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
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
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 - ardall 83 news articles .
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:04:05 GMT
SINGAPORE -- Oil prices rose in Asia Friday supported by renewed Russia-Ukraine tensions and upbeat US economic data, analysts said. RELATED STORIES. NAIA toilets, aircons to be ready by Dec. Oxford Business Group: "Onshore oil potential in the .
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:01:43 GMT
Business Insider- - Business InsiderThis table from KPMG shows the corporate tax rate in Canada is 26.5%, which compares with 40% for the U.S. According to Burger King's most recent 10-K, in 2013 the company's effective tax rate was 27.5%, so not much higher than the Canadian corporate .Have taxes your way: Why Burger King wants to become a Canadian citizenWashington Post (blog)Burger King swallows Tim Hortons; new firm is Canada-boundLos Angeles TimesBurger King-Tim Hortons: Is Canada becoming a corporate tax haven?Toronto StarThe Guardian -Financial Post -Fox News Latinoall 3,204 news articles .
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:18:36 GMT
The United States? Tax reform has repeatedly foundered amid deep distrust and disagreement between Democrats and Republicans, leaving the country with one of the higher tax burdens in the developed world. Lately that's spurred some large Americans .
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:15:48 GMT
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 . .
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:55:59 GMT
France shines in IMF list of world's promising economists - Its economy may be in the doldrums, but France has at least one good reason to remain hopeful about the future. Almost one third of the world's brightest, young economists have French passports, according to the IMF. The Washington-based International .
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:20:03 GMT
The United States and Europe have largely dominated the leadership of the World Bank and IMF, and those in the emerging world have expressed frustration at a lack of broader representation (including voting rights). While still much smaller in size .