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Can world agree on digital tax scheme targeting IT companies?

Can world agree on digital tax scheme targeting IT companies?

well global IT Giants get bigger and wealthier by the day a growing number of people becoming angry above their lack of initiative when it comes to paying their fair share of taxes now looking to crackdown on powerful multinational corporations like Google Apple and Facebook a handful of governments around the world are pushing …

The Business of War: SOFEX

The Business of War: SOFEX

[RADIO STATIC] [MUSIC PLAYING] SHANE SMITH: Nearly every industry in the world has a trade show. You have car shows, electronics shows, even comics have their own trade shows. But here in Jordan for the last 14 years, in huge tents in the middle of the desert, they have a massive trade show for war. …

The First Thing to Do BEFORE Starting a Business

The First Thing to Do BEFORE Starting a Business

The One Thing to Do Before Starting a Business I went fully into the business world in July 2008. However before this time, I had read from more than 200 books about entrepreneurship, leadership, human relationship, etc. then, I thought that I was reading those books to learn how to build a business but now …

Obama on why income inequality has skyrocketed

Obama on why income inequality has skyrocketed

Ezra Klein: How have we gotten to a point where we can have high corporate profits, and businesses can be doing so well, but the workers don’t necessarily share in that prosperity? Barack Obama: Well this has been at least a 3-decade long trend. Now there are a whole bunch of reasons for that. Some …

The Tragic Cost of Progress in Ethiopia

The Tragic Cost of Progress in Ethiopia

The land belongs to the government and each peasant has a right of usage.   The last 6/7 years have seen the emergence of large agricultural businesses financed by domestic and foreign investors.  Addis Abeba, capital of Ethiopia, In this trading room all the agricultural goods of the country are being bought and sold.   Coffee, …

How Much Does the World Cup Cost?

The world’s biggest sporting event is underway, with 32 teams having already qualified for the main competition. The news as we write this is that the host country, Russia, just thrashed Saudi Arabia in the first game of the competition. Brazil is the favorite on most betting websites, with Germany, Spain and France not far …