Ethics in Tax and the Panama Papers

Surprise, what Surprise ? Are the Panama Papers really a surprise ?  Wealthy people, media, corporates, lawyers, financiers have known about this for years.  Bits about this practice have been reported repeatedly for years. The headlines seem shocking, but at least as of this writing, quite literally no illegal activity has been uncovered. One prime […]

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Two New Books Look At the Reasons Behind Region’s Haze Crisis SINGAPORE, March 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — In 2015 some 2.6m hectares of land burned in Indonesia: an environmental and economic catastrophe that according to a recent report from the World Bank is “repeated year after year, as a few hundred businesses and a few […]

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Region’s biggest CSR award launched in the Levant for the first time 6 March 2016. Amman, Jordan For the first time in its almost decade long history, the Arab region’s premier CSR and sustainability award initiative was launched in the Levant country of Jordan. This year the award organizers have put up a series of […]

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RALEIGH, N.C., 16 March 2016 – North Carolina voters last night passed the $2 Billion Connect NC Bond that will strengthen food security and national security by making two investments in the future of North Carolina agriculture. NC Farm Bureau strongly supported the Connect NC Bond that provides $85 million for the Plant Sciences Initiative […]

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