Axis Bank PMLA case: ED attaches Rs 2 cr assets

In a statement, the agency said it has issued a “provisional attachment order under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), attaching movable and immovable properties worth Rs 2,95,92,351 of Puneet Jain, Hemraj Singh, Vinod Deshmukh, Rajeev Singh Kushwaha, Mehfooz Khan, Pravesh Kumar Gandhi and others in the Axis bank demonetised currency conversion case”. Please … Read moreAxis Bank PMLA case: ED attaches Rs 2 cr assets

Escalating US-China trade war sinks stocks

US stocks moved sharply lower on Monday on Wall Street with technology stocks bearing heaviest losses; Apple fell 5.7% and Cisco- 3.6%. Investor confidence that US-China were close to a resolution pushed the market to its best yearly start in decades. But now the concern that the trade war could stunt an already slow and … Read moreEscalating US-China trade war sinks stocks

The Department of Commerce Identifies Entities of National Security Concern

The Department of Commerce Identifies Entities of National Security Concern Diversions to China, Iran, and within Pakistan Land 12 Parties on the Bureau of Industry and Security’s Entity List ASowah@doc.gov Mon, 05/13/2019 – 10:31 Trade enforcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 13, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov WASHINGTON – Today, the Bureau … Read moreThe Department of Commerce Identifies Entities of National Security Concern

Vodafone Idea loss at Rs 4,881.9 crore in Q4

Vodafone Idea Ltd on Monday posted consolidated loss of Rs 4,881.9 cr for the fourth quarter ended March 31. Sequentially, the loss has narrowed from Rs 5,004.6 cr during the third quarter of 2018-19. Vodafone Idea’s revenue from operations for March quarter of 2018-19 came in at Rs 11,775 cr, almost flat compared to Rs … Read moreVodafone Idea loss at Rs 4,881.9 crore in Q4

A Free and Open Indo-Pacific Ignites U.S. Business Opportunities and the American Workforce

Diane Farrell is the Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Trade Administration’s Office of Asia  Last July at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum, Secretary Ross along with other senior Administration officials, reaffirmed the U.S. government economic efforts to advance the President’s vision of a free and open Indo-Pacific.  The United States’ vision of a free and open … Read moreA Free and Open Indo-Pacific Ignites U.S. Business Opportunities and the American Workforce

Press Mention: Former Trump Adviser Dan DiMicco On China Tariffs

Excerpt: “Yet, free traders in their fantasy world want to keep saying the tariffs are raising prices. The reality is they’re not, and it’s demonstrated by the performance of the economy. And for every one that you could bring to me that says, oh, we’ve been harmed, I can give you a hundred examples where they’re not. You … Read morePress Mention: Former Trump Adviser Dan DiMicco On China Tariffs

Stride Tax App and Mileage Tracker — Here’s How to Save Money With It

Keep more of your profits and pay less taxes by tracking your mileage. The free Stride Tax App makes it easy. As rideshare drivers, we have a lot on our plates and an on our minds, but one thing we shouldn’t have to worry about is tracking our miles so we can get our tax … Read moreStride Tax App and Mileage Tracker — Here’s How to Save Money With It

Billionaires Donate $30 Million to Fund Homeless Research Project

Lynne and Marc Benioff donated $30 million to the University of California in San Francisco. Earmarked for evidence-based research, the money will be used to create the UCSF Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative. This initiative will help find sustainable solutions … Continue reading → The post Billionaires Donate $30 Million to Fund Homeless Research Project … Read moreBillionaires Donate $30 Million to Fund Homeless Research Project

Instacart Driver Sign Up Bonus – Plus How Much Money I Made!

Instacart driver download: Click here to sign up to work for instacart using our affiliate link and check to see if there is a sign up bonus available (sign-up bonus not always available) Click here to see sign up bonuses for Uber Eats, Postmates, Doordash, and more. This article is part 3 of a 3 part series … Read moreInstacart Driver Sign Up Bonus – Plus How Much Money I Made!

Bollywood, Hollywood to woo movie buffs during World Cup

New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) India’s love for cricket may not eclipse its love for films after all in the forthcoming World Cup season. While Bollywood’s slate includes Salman Khan’s “Bharat”, Shahid Kapoor’s “Kabir Singh” and Sonam Kapoor’s “The Zoya Factor”, Hollywood buffs have a heady mix of franchise entertainers to look forward to. The World … Read moreBollywood, Hollywood to woo movie buffs during World Cup

We should take a serious look at breaking up Facebook: Kamala Harris

Washington, May 13 (IANS) We should take a serious look at breaking up Facebook as the social network platform is a “utility that has gone unregulated”, Democratic presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris has stressed. In an interview with CNN on Sunday, Harris said that Facebook has experienced massive growth and has prioritized its growth over the … Read moreWe should take a serious look at breaking up Facebook: Kamala Harris

Retail inflation inches up to 2.92% in April

Consumer price-based or retail inflation moved marginally up to 2.92% in April from 2.86% in March due to a spike in food prices. This is the ninth straight month in which the inflation figure stood below the RBI’s medium target of 4%. Analysts polled by news agency Reuters had forecast April’s annual increase in the … Read moreRetail inflation inches up to 2.92% in April

Automated GST refund for exporters by next month

Currently, manufacturing exporters and suppliers to SEZ, who want to claim a refund of ITC, have to file an application in Form GST RFD-01A on the common portal and then manually submit a print out of the form to the jurisdictional officer. Once automatic GST refunds begin the time period for such refunds will come … Read moreAutomated GST refund for exporters by next month

Sensex logs 9th straight loss, crashes 372 points

Continuing their losing spell for a ninth session in a row on Monday, the BSE sensex crashed over 372 points and the NSE Nifty dived nearly 130 points on sustained sell-off across the board. The index widened its loss towards the fag-end on emergence of intense selling in heavyweights like ITC, RIL and ICICI Bank. … Read moreSensex logs 9th straight loss, crashes 372 points

Employer ‘Demand’ for More Foreign Workers Doesn’t Mean Americans in Short Supply

Mon, May 13th 2019 @ 7:08 am EDT  by  Eric Ruark The official unemployment rate is at an “historic low” and job growth is encouraging. There is, however, more to the story. Wage growth remains sluggish and there is still a lot of “slack” in the labor market, meaning the claims of a labor shortage … Read moreEmployer ‘Demand’ for More Foreign Workers Doesn’t Mean Americans in Short Supply

Employer “Demand” for More Foreign Workers Doesn’t Mean Americans in Short Supply

Mon, May 13th 2019 @ 7:08 am EDT  by  Eric Ruark The official unemployment rate is at an “historic low” and job growth is encouraging. There is, however, more to the story. Wage growth remains sluggish and there is still a lot of “slack” in the labor market, meaning the claims of a labor shortage … Read moreEmployer “Demand” for More Foreign Workers Doesn’t Mean Americans in Short Supply

Claire McCaskill Pushes MSNBC to Open Its Eyes to the Border Crisis

Claire McCaskill, the former Democratic senator from Missouri, was too liberal to survive last year’s election challenge from Trump loyalist Josh Hawley, who is now representing the Show Me State. But McCaskill, whose resume includes work as a county prosecutor, state representative, and state auditor, was known in the Senate as a moderate with her … Read moreClaire McCaskill Pushes MSNBC to Open Its Eyes to the Border Crisis

Tipping the Scales of Justice

What person cognizant of Judge Talwani’s prior remarks objecting to ICE courthouse arrests would not reasonably question her impartiality in the case before the bar? Mark Krikorian May 13, 2019 – 6:17am A lawsuit to block ICE courthouse arrests is assigned to a judge who wants to block ICE courthouse arrests Dan Cadman Please follow … Read moreTipping the Scales of Justice

ITC appoints Sanjiv Puri as chairman; Q4 profit up 19%

The board of directors of ITC Ltd, at a meeting on Monday, appointed Sanjiv Puri — the current managing director of the FMCG gaint — as the chairman of the company after the spot got vacated following the demise of Y C Deveshwar, it’s longest-serving chairman. Meanwhile, the company reported a profit of Rs 3,482 … Read moreITC appoints Sanjiv Puri as chairman; Q4 profit up 19%

Saudi Arabia’s oil tankers hit by ‘sabotage attacks’ as Gulf tensions soar

Saudi Arabia said Monday two of its oil tankers were damaged in “sabotage attacks” in the Gulf as tensions soared in a region already shaken by a standoff between the United States and Iran. It came as US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo scrapped a planned visit to Moscow to head to Brussels instead for … Read moreSaudi Arabia’s oil tankers hit by ‘sabotage attacks’ as Gulf tensions soar

DonorsChoose.org Announces $1M Match Donation for Public Schools from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

NEW YORK — May 13, 2019 — DonorsChoose.org, an education crowdfunding nonprofit, announced today that Craig Newmark Philanthropies has pledged $1 million to match donations for public school teachers and students on its platform. Donors will have their gifts doubled, while funds last, helping provide books, art supplies, field trips, technology, and other classroom materials … Read moreDonorsChoose.org Announces $1M Match Donation for Public Schools from Craig Newmark Philanthropies