Etichetta: Phillip

Ordinare: Data | Titolo | Visualizzazioni | | A caso Ordine crescente

If Cyprus is intransigent on tax then G7 should sign up themselves

73 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

Cyprus has dared to swim against the tide of sentiment running to all corners of the globe that multinational firms should pay a fairer share of tax. The island nation has threatened to block EU officials from signing...

Education for girls and vaccines can save Africa from disaster

47 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

There are so many good causes in the world it is often difficult to know where aid money should go. As leaders line up to attend the G7 summit in Cornwall, the most effective destinations for aid money have become cle...

Don’t expect post-Brexit Britain to match EU’s fight against big tech

67 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

If anyone needed convincing that the pandemic would turbo-charge sales at America’s largest tech firms and send profits soaring, this week’s quarterly results defied the doubters. Mela, Microsoft and Google owner Alp...

Price gouging fine for Advanz is a rare story that is becoming common

45 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

A fine by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) for unfair pricing by private health companies is a rare story that looks set to become increasingly common. This week’s example is the £100m penalty dished out to...

Sadly, trade minister is right to say UK firms do better in foreign hands

36 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

UK firms perform better under foreign ownership, says the trade minister Gerald Grimstone. “All our research shows that overseas invested companies in the UK are more productive … they generate more jobs than UK compa...

UK house prices remain turbo-charged without sales of healthy market

36 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

A buoyant private sector housing market is one of the key building blocks of economic activity. That’s the view inside the Treasury and nothing in the last 50 years – not the widening wealth gap, nor the risks that co...

Sixth person dies after shooting involving former NFL player Phillip Adams

68 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

A sixth person has died after being shot by a former NFL player at a South Carolina home last Wednesday. Robert Shook, a 38-year-old air conditioning technician, was shot in the driveway of the Rock Hill, South Caroli...

Buckingham Palace’s lack of ethnic minorities has long been obvious – even to devotees

41 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

We now know that the Queen’s courtiers banned “coloured immigrants or foreigners” serving in clerical roles until at least the late 1960s, and that her household took great pains to be exempt from anti-discrimination ...