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 .
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
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 up on Ukraine tensions, rosy US dataBusiness StandardOil prices rise on positive US data, Ukraine crisisChannel News AsiaReuters UKall 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 .Do it the right way: CompeteFoster's Daily Democratall 97 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 . .
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:15:48 GMT
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 . .
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:20:02 GMT
The passive wind blows even stronger in the United States due to years of underperformance by active funds, which has led to institutions parking half of their equity allocations in index trackers, according to data from State Street. And the shift is .Passive funds an active threat for Europe's fund managersReuters Indiaall 33 news articles .
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 faces tax controversy after $11bn Tim Hortons purchaseThe GuardianCanada NewsWire (press release) -Channel News Asia -WCSH-TVall 3,204 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 .