© Reuters. China making fresh bid to boost loans to small firms as economy slows ...
© Reuters. Personal spending rose 0.4% in September, in line with forecasts ...
Already, the International Monetary Fund has warned of the CAD worsening to as high as 3% of India’s GDP in 2018-19, against 1.9% a year before. India and Japan on Monday signed a pact to raise the scope of a bilateral currency swap arrangement to a record $75 billion,...
Multinational companies based in the U.S. and elsewhere hide close to 40 percent of their foreign profits in overseas tax havens, according to a new study, and the massive U.S. corporate tax cut is unlikely to change that. American companies are among the most aggressive in keeping billions of...
BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- With each steady stroke, John Lipscomb inched the canoe deeper into an infamous urban waterway. The water surrounding the boat grew increasingly murky; the sulphuric stench more offensive. "Onward we go into the heart of darkness," said Lipscomb, boat captain for the clean water advocacy...
© Bloomberg. An employee pushes a shopping basket while fulfilling an electronic order in a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. mini-warehouse for the company's one-hour delivery service in Shanghai, China, on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017....
2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO - A family shops at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Springdale ...
Arun Jaitley India will double its tax base during Narendra Modi’s 5-year term of 2014-2019, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday. Earlier about 3.8 crore people were filing income tax, which has risen to 6.8 crore people at present, Arun Jaitley said at an event. India is expected...
Authoritarianism is waxing worldwide, threatening nominal and established democracies. In Europe, Poland and Hungary suppress civil liberties while exploiting anti-Semitism, and authoritarian movements in France, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden and Austria grow by trafficking in xenophobia. Italy’s new coalition is hostile to the European Union. “National selfishness and...
It's time once again to try and summarize the last 12 months in a handy list. But before I dive in, some quick thoughts. It was an odd year for green business, and it began with some mixed signals about how far companies were coming on sustainability. A GreenBiz...