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Most of what you pay for a ‘made in China’ product goes to U.S. workers and businesses

Goods may have been assembled in a Chinese factory, but that cost is just a small part of the purchase price......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 12th, 2019

Most of what you pay for a ‘made in China’ product goes to U.S. workers and businesses

Goods may have been assembled in a Chinese factory, but that cost is just a small part of the purchase price......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 12th, 2019

Made in China: Most of what you pay goes to U.S. workers and businesses, despite what the label says

A good may have been assembled in a Chinese factory, but that assembly cost is just a small part of the purchase price. Most of what you spend on something that's ostensibly from China goes to U.S. workers and businesses......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 11th, 2019

Made in China: Most of what you pay goes to U.S. workers and businesses, despite what the label says

A good may have been assembled in a Chinese factory, but that assembly cost is just a small part of the purchase price. Most of what you spend on something that's ostensibly from China goes to U.S. workers and businesses......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 11th, 2019

Google Secretly Pushed Feds To Let Them Punish Disgruntled Workers

Google employees have made headlines in recent months for coordinating internal campaigns against "evil" corporate projects such as their work on China's.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 24th, 2019

Most of what you pay for things ‘made in China’ goes to U.S. workers and businesses

About 56% of what you pay for something “made in China.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJan 11th, 2019

Trump is rolling back two Obama-era memos on wireless technology and replacing them with his own ‘national spectrum strategy’

With one eye on China, Trump wants more wireless airwaves made available to U.S. businesses......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 25th, 2018

A budget supermarket is selling ready-made scrambled eggs for $2 a portion — but you could scramble fresh eggs in the time it takes to heat them up

Iceland British budget supermarket Iceland just launched ready-made scrambled eggs. The eggs come in a microwaveable pouch and cost £1.50 ($2) per 250g portion. Iceland says the product was developed for workers and s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 20th, 2018

NLRB Pushes to Rescind Obama-Era Union Ruling

The National Labor Relations Board has proposed rolling back an Obama-era job ruling that made it easier for contractors and workers at franchised businesses to form unions and collectively bargain with big corporations......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

US says Chinese steel wheels subsidized, will impose duties

The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it had made a preliminary determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were subsidized at rates ranging from 58.75 percent to 172.51 percent, and it would impose duties on the product......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 27th, 2018

U.S. says Chinese steel wheels subsidized, will impose duties

The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it had made a preliminary determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were subsidized at rates ranging from 58.75 percent to 172.51 percent, and it would impose duties on the product......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 27th, 2018

U.S. says China"s steel wheels subsidized, will impose duties on imports

The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it had made a preliminary determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were subsidized at rates ranging from 58.75 percent to 172.51 percent, and it would impose duties on the product......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 27th, 2018

Chinese Factory Claims It Is Producing "Trump 2020" Campaign Flags

While President Trump wages a trade war with China that could soon impact every Chinese-made product entering the US, the owner of a Chinese factory has confirmed to the Hill that he's been hired to produce flags for Trump's 2020 presidential campaign. .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 6th, 2018

China Mines Silicon Valley for Tech Talent

China’s government and businesses are trying to attract top-caliber technical workers, particularly U.S.-based Chinese professionals. Silicon Valley is a prime target......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 26th, 2018

Executives sound off on Trump"s proposed China tariffs

Thomas Fish, the president of pipe maker Anvil International, regularly walks the aisles of Home Depot quizzing employees about where he can find a product made in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 15th, 2018

Gig economy creates surge in metro area’s nonemployer business sector (Infographic)

The nascent sharing economy is a grab bag of services across industries populated by contractors and contingent workers. One of the few ways to measure it is by taking a look at nonemployer businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2019

She"s paying for college by naming more than 677,000 Chinese babies

Beau Jessup has made a name for herself in China with her lucrative baby naming service......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 21st, 2019

NCAA March Madness to cost employers $13.3B in lost productivity, firm says

The rise of streaming services has made it easier than ever for workers to sneak a peek at the NCAA tournament during office hours......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 21st, 2019

Deutsche Bank merger talks heighten uncertainty for U.S. staff

Deutsche Bank AG's merger talks with Commerzbank AG have put its 10,000 U.S. workers on edge, three employees told Reuters, with some concerned a deal could pressure Deutsche to further shrink or even dispose of its U.S. businesses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2019

Dongfeng-Nissan JV says mid-term China sales plan has not changed

Nissan Motor's China joint venture with Dongfeng has not made any changes to its mid-term China sales plan, a company spokeswoman told Reuters on Wednesday, responding to a report that it has cut its sales target......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2019

Some small businesses feel tax reforms didn"t go far enough

Tax breaks enacted to help small businesses aren't permanent, and that's made it difficult for business owners to make long-term decisions......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 18th, 2019