ECONOMIA

Trump family kicks off Easter egg roll

Trump family kicks off Easter egg roll But it's too late - the signed memento of the White House annual tradition and a once-in-a-lifetime chance of meeting the Republican had been tossed into the wind. Among the activities were a reading nook, an area to send messages to US troops and a stage with entertainment. However, Stephanie Grisham, Communications Director of Melania Trump, confirmed that this year's smaller crowd was actually ... Continua a leggere...

Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan on referendum win

Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan on referendum win According to Turkish electoral law, officials have to stamp ballots, that are then placed in stamped envelopes before being dropped in the ballot box. Alfano said Italy takes note of the referendum outcome and is awaiting the "final evaluation of the observers" by global monitoring bodies. The new system takes effect at the next election, now slated for November 2019. Continua a leggere...

Will We Have a Flat Tax in the United States?

Will We Have a Flat Tax in the United States? The general principles of taxation tell us that "administrative feasibility" is one of the characteristics of a sound tax system, providing that tax laws should be capable of convenient, effective and just administration. The Revenue Act of 1913 brought the income tax - a narrow tax capped at 7% - and this time it stuck. Many countries around the world have flat tax rates , as do several US... Continua a leggere...

Four-year-old finance regulator seeks to usher in new era

Four-year-old finance regulator seeks to usher in new era These included ensuring cross-border market access, consistent global standards "to minimise the risks of regulatory arbitrage", co-operation between regulatory authorities, influence over standards and the opportunity to maintain a skilled, diverse workforce. Continua a leggere...

Pearl Jam inducted to Hall of Fame

Enormous roars were heard from the crowd every time the camera focused on the band and lead singer Eddie Vedder, Rolling Stone magazine reported. "Joan Baez, she was staggering", he said. And were confused as well: why wouldn't he want to perform those songs, one more time. Let's get this out of the way first - Steve Perry did NOT perform with Journey . Continua a leggere...

EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution

The Trump administration is once again seeking to scuttle cuts to pollution from coal-fired power plants. But an EPA official told CNN the initial report saying the agency is considering shutting down the Chicago office is false. The EPA's Region 5 office serves six states: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. Upton wants to draw attention to the dangers of closing t... Continua a leggere...

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