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Does this Canadian Election Matter?

Last week Canadian farmers drove their  tractors to Ottawa in a protest against the TPP. There are wide-spread fears this agreement will allow Multinationals to be able to dictate laws, suppress citizen rights and dispense with environmental protections if any of these things interfere with the pursuit of profit. 856 more words


One Rotten Apple

If Apple Paid Its Back Taxes, There Would Be No Need For Water Charges Or Property Taxes.

The European Commission has been investigating how Apple got away with paying a tax rate of just 2 percent on massive profits. 388 more words


Italy to introduce "Digital Tax"

In his last TV appearance, the Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi abruptly announced that the next Budget Law, to be passed before the end of the year, will introduce a “Digital Tax”. 61 more words


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. 953 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