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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 .

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:22:08 GMT
US falls behind China as world's top 4G phone seller - WantChinaTimes
US falls behind China as world's top 4G phone seller - Analytics firm Counterpoint Research said 4G phones began picking up in the Chinese market last December and have streaked to second place in the world with more than 250 models with an average price of just 1,000 yuan (US$163). . Other research . .

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:25:55 GMT
The United States is the world's top choice for higher education, with most of the hundreds of thousands students here to study business, engineering or science. A report from the Brookings Institution shows that in the 2012-2013 academic year there . .

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:01:25 GMT
Brazil's Embraer flying high in the United States - "They're the first foreign company ever to assemble airframes in the United States. And that they chose Florida has attracted enormous interest in Florida in the aviation and aerospace world. There now are projections that we will surpass California in .

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 .Oil prices up on Ukraine tensions, rosy US dataBusiness StandardOil prices rise on positive US data, Ukraine crisisChannel News Asiaall 138 news articles .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:10:21 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 .

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 . .

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:15:48 GMT
The US Has Launched A Social Media Offensive Against ISIS - Business Insider
But 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, 25 Aug 2014 13:01:43 GMT
Canada Has The Most Business-Friendly Tax Policy In The World - Business Insider
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 TimesWill Burger King get burned by Canada move?USA TODAYThe Guardian -Canada NewsWire (press release) -Channel News Asiaall 3,204 news articles .