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Dodging tax laws costs African countries five times what they are given in aid in the course of a year, a group of seven economic watchdogs said Thursday. A study released by a collection of non-government groups called Counter Balance said loans supporting projects in Africa often go to companies that set up subsidiaries in Mauritius, an island nation off the coast of East Africa.
NEW YORK, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A worldwide green global portal, www.EcoSeed.org, was officially launched today by Global Content & Research Ltd. after a short beta launch period.
Dutch diplomats in Washington denied Tuesday that the Netherlands is a low-tax country, saying its corporate taxes are moderate.
Green Seal - The Original Green Seal of Approval Since 1989 WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The generation gap is closing according to a new study commissioned by Green Seal and EnviroMedia Social Marketing and conducted by Opinion Research Corporation.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: GBLE) , a leading provider of environmental technology solutions today announced the appointment of Julio Ferreira to its board of directors.
NEW YORK, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Network and charitable partner, Share Our Strength(R), will unveil a new original platform called Good Food Gardens on August 28 in San Francisco at Slow Food Nation (http://www.slowfoodnation.org/), the largest celebration of American food.
By Caren Bohan and David Clarke ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) - Group of Eight leaders on Monday inched toward a breakthrough over global trade on Monday, Britain said, at the end of a big-power summit strained by divisions over the Middle East crisis.
By Caren Bohan and David Clarke ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) - Group of Eight leaders met key developing countries on Monday to give a push to world trade talks at a big-power summit strained by divisions over the Middle East.
By Gilbert Le Gras WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Global trade talks are on the cusp of collapse and leaders of the world's most powerful industrialized and developing countries must break the impasse at a summit in Russia next week, World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz wrote in a letter to each leader.
Please read in third paragraph ... Porto Alegre ... instead of ... Port Alegre A corrected story follows. By Patrick Markey CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of international activists gathered in Caracas on Tuesday for the World Social Forum to protest U.S.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.