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Europe wants G20 to make taxing digital giants top priority this year

Europe wants the world's financial leaders to make it their top priority this year to reach a deal on global rules for taxing digital giants like Google , Amazon and Facebook , a document showed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2020

Europe unveils its new digital strategy which will restrict tech giants. Here’s what it means for Facebook, Google owner Alphabet, and Amazon

Facebook, Google owner Alphabet, and Amazon will be affected by these new restrictions set out today by the European Commission to restrict the use of artificial intelligence and data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

Europe unveils new digital strategy that will restrict tech giants and hurt Facebook, Google owner Alphabet, and Amazon

Facebook, Google owner Alphabet, and Amazon are bracing themselves for new restrictions being set out today by the European Commission to restrict the use of artificial intelligence and data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

I"m a full-time digital nomad, and credit card points make traveling 8 months of the year no more expensive than staying at home

Courtesy of Caroline Lupini .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2020

American Revolut-ion: European banking apps face crowded U.S. market

When London-based Revolut opens its virtual doors in America this year, it will be the latest European digital bank to challenge incumbent U.S. lending giants after forays by Monzo and N26, but the challenges it faces have not diminished......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2020

French minister: Talks on tech tax with US still difficult

Talks between France and the United States on taxing digital companies "remained difficult", French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday, despite a pledge by the two countries to avoid a trade war until at least the end of this year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 21st, 2020

2020 Outlook Good For Video Game Publishers, Analyst Especially Bullish On Ubisoft, EA

More people playing video games and increasing numbers of digital downloads, along with the new console launch cycle, make 2020 a good year for the video game industry, a Stephens analyst said Tuesday. .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 14th, 2020

Apple"s former music boss just perfectly laid out the company"s approach to marketing — and he wasn"t even talking about Apple (AAPL)

Danny Moloshok/Reuters Music titan Jimmy Iovine seems to have kept the lessons from his four-year-long employment with Apple to heart. "Make quality the priority, not speed. Speed is marketing.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2020

Here"s why Europe has mostly ditched wealth taxes over the last 25 years — even as Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders seek them for the US

Reuters / Enrique Calvo Over the past year, progressives have thrust the idea of taxing wealth towards the center of the Democratic primary. They contend it's an effective way to rein in income inequality and drastic.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 17th, 2019

WTO to back U.S. tariffs on Europe in clash over Airbus subsidies

The World Trade Organization was poised on Wednesday to open the door to hefty U.S. tariffs on European goods over illegal subsidies for Airbus, pushing a 15-year-old row over support for plane giants to the center of fraught global trade relations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2019

BMW picks Oliver Zipse as new CEO

BMW said Oliver Zipse will become chief executive on Aug. 16, picking the 55-year-old manufacturing expert to help the German automaker make the shift to electric and self-driving cars and tackle new competition from technology giants......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 18th, 2019

IKEA closing only US furniture factory, cutting 300 jobs

IKEA said it will close its only US factory at the end of the year, cutting 300 jobs, as it will be more cost effective to make the products in Europe and import them......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 16th, 2019

Global share listings dragged to three-year low by European shortage

Global share listings hit their lowest level in three years in the first half of the year, with a slowdown in Europe counteracting a stronger U.S. showing where tech giants Uber and Pinterest made their debuts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 1st, 2019

Facebook launches cryptocurrency Libra coin, stock jumps

Facebook Inc. said Tuesday it will roll out its highly anticipated digital currency next year, intended to be used to make payments over the internet as well as on its social-media platform......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2019

Facebook"s stock set to rise more than 2% after official launch of cryptocurrency Libra coin

Facebook Inc. on Tuesday said it will roll out its highly anticipated digital currency next year, intended to be used to make payments over the.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2019

Nine and Fairfax, Two Australian Media Giants, to Merge

The companies announced plans on Thursday to merge under the Nine name by the end of the year, which would make it one of Australia’s largest media groups......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 26th, 2018

Europe"s new data law upends global online advertising

Europe's new data privacy law has put a small army of tech firms that track people online in jeopardy and is strengthening the hand of giants such as Google and Facebook in the $200 billion global digital advertising industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

"Enough excuses!" France"s Le Maire grows impatient over GAFA tax

Europe has talked long enough about whether to make internet giants like Google , Apple and Facebook pay more taxes and it is time for a decision, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

British treasury chief proposes ‘digital services tax’ on tech giants

Britain’s chancellor of the exchequer, Phillip Hammond, has proposed a new tax targeting technology companies such as Google, Facebook and Amazon. The tax would take effect starting in April 2020 and generate about $512 million per year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 29th, 2018

Sinclair Community College initiatives, events promote diversity

One of the Dayton region's largest colleges is working to make diversity a priority throughout the year. Sinclair Community College hosts a number of activities and events on its downtown Dayton campus that promote diversity and inclusion. Sinclair.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Tired pilots fight airlines" surprise schedule changes

Sudden changes to flight schedules are driving up fatigue reports and damaging morale for pilots at the nation’s largest airlines, say aviator unions, which plan to make the issue a top priority in new contract talks next year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2018