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Mexico and Hungary tried junk food taxes — and they seem to be working

(Source: www.vox.com)

Walk into any food-selling establishment in the US, and it becomes clear very quickly why America is one of the most obese nations on the planet. 1,945 more words

Lifestyle

Apple: We'll pay $38B in taxes and add 20,000 jobs in the U.S.

Apple just made a bunch of big promises to the American economy.

The company said Wednesday that it will pay $38 billion in taxes on cash it has been keeping overseas. 385 more words

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Apple: We'll pay $38B in taxes and add 20,000 jobs in the U.S.

(CNN)— Apple just made a bunch of big promises to the American economy.

The company said Wednesday that it will pay $38 billion in taxes on cash it has been keeping overseas. 388 more words

News

Review of Singapore Government's Budget: 2009-2017

(Source: sg.finance.yahoo.com)

The government of Singapore is set to announce its budget plans for 2018 on Monday, 19 Feb 2018. While many media outlets have been speculating what we could expect to hear from Minister Heng Sweet Keat next week, few have covered what actually has been happening with the government spending for the last few years. 931 more words

Current Affairs

FY18 direct tax collection rises 19% owing to lower refunds, demonetisation

Budget 2018

Pushed by bring down discounts and a demonetisation-upheld higher base, guide charges have gone to the assistance of the administration in its battle to meet its financial deficiency focus for 2017-18. 157 more words

FY18 direct tax collection rises 19% owing to lower refunds, demonetisation

Budget 2018

Pushed by lower refunds and a demonetisation-backed higher base, direct taxes have come to the help of the government in its struggle to meet its fiscal deficit target for 2017-18. 312 more words

Nobleford mayor shares secret to Alberta community's rapid growth

A booming little community in southern Alberta is in the midst of forging a new identity. The village of Nobleford has more than 1,000 residents and it can potentially be legally recognized as a town – which may be its next move. 334 more words

Politics