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International Business Meeting Etiquette for the Globetrotting Executive

From hot-shot executives to small business owners who will be travelling abroad on a business meeting, the code of conduct can be baffling, and yet it is vital for a successful business deal. 952 more words

Common Tax Avoidance Strategies for Multinationals

“Companies have an important role to play in societies across the world and one of those contributions is tax payments which are vital; it enables governments to provide infrastructure, education to workforces of the future, and pay for essential services.” … 650 more words

Business & Human Rights

#StopArmingIsrael Action At Shenstone

War On Want are planning creative action outside an arms factory in Shenstone as a part of their #StopArmingIsrael campaign. You can register your interest in participating in this. 345 more words


Taxes we don’t think about

When you look around, it seems like everybody is always complaining about taxes: too high, too many, too complicated. Many people don’t agree with what tax money is used for, provided they know at all. 296 more words

Geen Categorie

Touche pas à nos cornichons!

Alas, but it’s too late. Authentic dill pickles are no longer made in Canada.

My mother used to grow rows of cucumbers in her garden, plus a short row of dill. 462 more words


The Afectados... an object lesson if you will

There is an intimate relationship between the poor and the fragility of the planet.

With today’s release of Laudato Si — dealing, as it does, with the moral issues surrounding our dependence (or rather the global north’s over-dependence) on the resources of the poor countries… and the cost of environmental damage (in all senses, not just monetary) to the poor above all — the release of this short documentary earlier this week might be seen as a marginal gloss on the text.

Economy & Business