FB offering ‘millions’ to publishers for news

According to sources, Facebook is pitching a new media initiative to license articles from some of the largest American news publishers and display that content inside the social network’s mobile app. The project involves the social network striking deals potentially worth millions of dollars to publishers like New York Times, Washington Post and Dow Jones. … Read moreFB offering ‘millions’ to publishers for news

FM: Will review jail clause for CSR violations

Following sharp criticism of the up to three years of jail term for company executives and stringent fines ranging from Rs 50,000-Rs 25 lakh for CSR violation, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday assured India Inc that she would review the criminal penal provisions. She also promised more simplification of the taxation system to end … Read moreFM: Will review jail clause for CSR violations

PSBs to adopt uniform working hours pan India

As part of govt’s reform agenda, Public sector banks (PSBs) across the country will soon have standard operating hours. A banker’s panel has recommended that every region adopt one of three six-hour time slots — 9am to 3pm, 10am to 4pm or 11am to 5pm. However, in one location, commercial branches and those in residential … Read morePSBs to adopt uniform working hours pan India

Con Artist Rajendra Patel Pleads Guilty to $2.6 Million Shipping Scam Fraud

Former Jersey City resident and fugitive Rajendra Patel (62) pleaded guilty today to defrauding five freight brokers out of $2.6 million in an elaborate shipping scam. Rajendra Patel (Photo Courtesy – New Jersey Attorney General’s Office) Rajendra Patel fled USA and evaded authorities for eight years after he and his co-conspirators were indicted in 2011 … Read moreCon Artist Rajendra Patel Pleads Guilty to $2.6 Million Shipping Scam Fraud

USCIS Processing Delays Impede Employers

The federal office charged with improving immigration administration concluded that increased filings, technology challenges and insufficient staffing are the primary reasons for the processing delays. But others assert that the Trump administration’s policies and practices have slowed down the immigration benefits process, and USCIS should reverse those policies that are increasing backlogs. Please follow and … Read moreUSCIS Processing Delays Impede Employers

Form I-9 Expires Aug. 31

​The federal government’s Form I-9, used by HR departments across the country to verify workers’ employment eligibility, is expiring at the end of the month.The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is expected to extend the current version of the form (marked 8/31/2019) without changes, although minor clarifications will be made to the form’s instructions.[SHRM members-only … Read moreForm I-9 Expires Aug. 31

U.S. Department of Labor Launches Online Help Desk to Provide Compliance Assistance to Federal Contractors and Stakeholders

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) launched the Contractor Assistance Portal, an online help desk to provide enhanced compliance assistance to federal contractors and stakeholders. The virtual online helpdesk is part of a broad push by the U.S. Department of Labor to provide innovative compliance … Read moreU.S. Department of Labor Launches Online Help Desk to Provide Compliance Assistance to Federal Contractors and Stakeholders

The Survival of the Fittest, by Paul Craig Roberts

CJ Hopkins doesn’t say it, but he shows that within all of the Western countries in which the white core populations are experiencing fierce attack from anti-white ideologues in the media and governments that rule them, there is unity of voice from the media that “Trump is a White Supremacist who inspires Terrorism.” This unity… … Read moreThe Survival of the Fittest, by Paul Craig Roberts

Hair-Trigger Nuclear Alert Over Kashmir, by Eric Margolis

Two of the world’s most important powers, India and Pakistan, are locked into an extremely dangerous confrontation over the bitterly disputed Himalayan mountain state of Kashmir. Both are nuclear armed. Kashmir has been a flashpoint since Imperial Britain divided India in 1947. India and Pakistan have fought numerous wars and conflicts over majority Muslim Kashmir…. … Read moreHair-Trigger Nuclear Alert Over Kashmir, by Eric Margolis

I’m Is Impressed with Neil DeGrasse Tyson (Whoever He Is) On El Paso Shootings, by John Derbyshire

Adapted from the latest Radio Derb, available exclusively on VDARE.com Last week’s headliners were two mass shootings: one in El Paso, Texas last Saturday morning, followed in the small hours of Sunday morning by another in Dayton, Ohio. The El Paso shooter killed 22 people; the second killed nine. The El Paso guy is in… … Read moreI’m Is Impressed with Neil DeGrasse Tyson (Whoever He Is) On El Paso Shootings, by John Derbyshire

Following Up: Latest National Radio Interview on the China Trade War Now On-Line!

I’m pleased to announce that the podcast is now on-line of my interview Wednesday night on John Batchelor’s nationally syndicated radio show.  So click here for a timely discussion among John, co-host Gordon G. Chang, and me on the latest escalation(s) of the U.S.-China trade conflict.  (I come in at about the 3 minute-30-second mark.) … Read moreFollowing Up: Latest National Radio Interview on the China Trade War Now On-Line!

Catherine’s Money & Markets Report: August 15, 2019

~ Raw audio of the Money & Markets will publish late August 8th, finalized audio will be published on August 9th ~ By Catherine Austin Fitts Theme: Meritocracy: How do we find each other? How do we help each other create more reward for less risk? Stories: False Flag Legislative Warfare Epstein Inoculation Movement Brexit … Read moreCatherine’s Money & Markets Report: August 15, 2019

Departments of Commerce and Transportation Announce $109 Million in Grants to Modernize 911 Services for States and Tribal Nations

Departments of Commerce and Transportation Announce $109 Million in Grants to Modernize 911 Services for States and Tribal Nations August 9, 2019 kcpullen@doc.gov Fri, 08/09/2019 – 14:57 First responder network 911 Call Center in Fairfax County, VA The following is a cross-post from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce … Read moreDepartments of Commerce and Transportation Announce $109 Million in Grants to Modernize 911 Services for States and Tribal Nations

Support Florida school children to stop bullying.

Because of you, Legal Immigrants for America,  Florida’s school children can now be set free from “bullying”! See all the details about The Hope Scholarship inside the Back-To-School August Edition of the FLCA NEWSFEED — our brand new monthly publication. Your personal PDF copy of the FLCA NEWSFEED may be… Continue reading The post Support … Read moreSupport Florida school children to stop bullying.

Dr. Kishore’s books unravel holistic ways to create a meaningful life

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Rooted in ancient Indian wisdom and blended with anecdotes from scriptures, quotes from philosophers, and metaphors relatable to the modern day world, Dr. Kishore’s books ‘Tamasoma Jyothirrgamaya’ and ‘Life is Creating Yourself’ provide an insightful pathway toward the inward journey. Inspired by Indian philosophies and current day humanitarians, Dr. Bellamkonda K. Kishore’s … Read moreDr. Kishore’s books unravel holistic ways to create a meaningful life

Recruit earnings: Revenue up 5%; HR Tech segment, which includes Indeed, surges in fiscal Q1

Recruit Holdings Co. Ltd., which ranks as one of the world’s largest staffing firms, reported revenue rose 5.1% in its fiscal first quarter ended June 30 with the fastest revenue growth happening in its “HR Technology” segment that includes Indeed and Glassdoor. And it was Indeed that led growth in that segment. Staffing revenue fell … Read moreRecruit earnings: Revenue up 5%; HR Tech segment, which includes Indeed, surges in fiscal Q1

Uber posts $5.2 billion net loss in Q2 while revenue up 14%

Uber Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UBER) reported revenue rose 14% in the second quarter, but its net loss mushroomed to $5.2 billion. However, the human cloud, ride-sharing company reported it incurred $3.9 billion in stock-based compensation expenses during the quarter. (US$ millions) Q2 2019 Q2 2018 % change Revenue $3,166 $2,768 14% Net loss ($5,236) ($878) … Read moreUber posts $5.2 billion net loss in Q2 while revenue up 14%

Economists lower forecasts for US growth: Survey of Professional Forecasters

The outlook for US economic growth over the next three quarters looks slightly weaker now than it did three months ago, according to the new Survey of Professional Forecasters released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Forecast growth in real GDP was revised downward in today’s report from last quarter’s survey. Forecasters now … Read moreEconomists lower forecasts for US growth: Survey of Professional Forecasters

Canadian employment falls by 24,200 jobs in July from June, but number is still up year over year

Canada shed 24,200 jobs in July compared to June for total employment of 19.03 million, but the loss amounts to little change, according to seasonally adjusted data released today by Statistics Canada. However, on a year-over-year basis, the number of jobs was up by 353,000. Losses were in both full-time and part-time jobs, the number … Read moreCanadian employment falls by 24,200 jobs in July from June, but number is still up year over year

People: Revature, iWorkGlobal, hrQ, Kingsley Gate Partners

Revature, a Reston, Virginia-based training and staffing firm, hired Arjun Ganesan as CFRO and Sriram Rajagopal as chief strategy officer. Before Revature, Ganesan spent nearly 15 years at ITG. As the global head of corporate development, strategy and financial planning and analysis. And Rajagopal brings almost two decades of experience heading the global talent supply … Read morePeople: Revature, iWorkGlobal, hrQ, Kingsley Gate Partners

USCIS EB-5 Engagement 9/9

NOTE: Now updated with registration page link. From: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services <uscis@public.govdelivery.com> Sent: August 9, 2019 10:58 AM Subject: USCIS: UPDATED – EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program: Listening Session, Monday, September 9, 2019 Dear Stakeholder, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites you to participate in a public listening session on Monday, September 9, … Read moreUSCIS EB-5 Engagement 9/9