Taylor Energy and Federal Government Reach $ 475 Million Settlement in Longest Oil Spill

REUTERS / Alkis Konstantinidis Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The proposed consent decree addresses the damage caused by the oil spill that began in 2004 after Hurricane Ivan The deal includes the transfer of a $ 432 million and $ 43 million cleanup trust fund, …

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Who bears the burden of corporate income tax?

Every year we see new headlines on large, seemingly profitable companies that pay no income tax. But as outrageous as the headlines may sound, the truth is almost always far more complicated and far less shocking. As individuals, we don’t pay taxes on every dollar we earn. Tax laws allow …

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Spain achieves highest OECD level of property taxes

Property taxes bring Spain to the highest level of property tax of any developed country. Spain already reaches the Italian level, traditionally the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) country with the highest tax burden on property. Last year’s tax reforms push Spain’s tax system three more places in …

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dynaCERT announces change in senior management

TORONTO – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –dynaCERT Inc. (TSX: DYA) (OTCQX: DYFSF) (FRA: DMJ) (“dynaCERT“or the” Company “) announces the termination of employment of its Deputy Managing Director, Mr. Robert Maier. On dynaCERT Inc. dynaCERT Inc. manufactures and distributes carbon reduction technology as well as its proprietary product HydraLytica™ Telematics, a means …

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Pakistani delegation attended the ninth session of the Conference of the States Parties (CoSP) to the UNCAC in Sharm El Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: On the instructions of the Honorable Judge Javed Iqbal, President of NAB, Mr. Husnain Ahmad, Director General of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), the Government of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan led the Pakistani delegation to represent Pakistan at the ninth session of the Conference of the States Parties …

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Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook review

Two-minute review The Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook is here, and we’re not kidding when we say we’ve been more excited to try this device than any other this year – and it doesn’t disappoint. The Lenovo IdeaPad Duet Chromebook was by far one of our favorite Chromebooks, clinging to …

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BIMCO Covid 19 weekly report of December 17, 2021

This BIMCO COVID 19 weekly report for the week ending December 17 covers the World Health Organization (WHO), Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, UK, Gard P&I club and the last of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Each week, BIMCO summarizes measures imposed by governments for maritime transport, including crew …

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Gray Hagwood: the future of the Green River reservoir is at stake

This commentary is from Gray Hagwood of St. Albans, President of the Vermont Council of Trout Unlimited. Recently, Morrisville Water and Light launched a public debate on the future of the Green River Reservoir in Hyde Park. Possible outcomes include the removal of the dam and the disposal of the …

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Xavier outlives Marquette 80-71 to go 1-0 in Big East game

For a Xavier team that has passed every test they’ve faced this season except for a combination of the flu and a red state of Iowa, today marked another impressive notch in erasing a lead that rose to 9 in the first half to put away the charges from Shaka …

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Washington National Gallery of Art to return rooster from Benin to Nigeria

Weeks after Jesus College, Cambridge officially handed over documents relating to the return of the Bronze Rooster from Benin to the Oba of Benin, the National Gallery of Arts in Washington DC, United States, announced its intention to return a tanned Benin rooster in Nigeria. The Art Newspaper reports that …

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