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Rebuilding Our Country Should Boost Good Jobs, Not Privatization Schemes
Business  (tags: infrastructure, roads, bridges, power grid, construction, privatization, greed, profit )

Freya
- 54 days ago - alternet.org
As state budgets are cut, projects are halted. Where will this outpouring of money come from? Private investors will step in. Companies will undoubtedly focus on projects that are most profitable rather than on building infrastructure that is most needed.
The Globalisation of Bad Food and Poor Health: Sustainable Development or Sustainable Profits
Business  (tags: globalisation, fast food, junk food, chemical treadmill, TPP, TTIP, India, USA, Europe, cancer, diabetes, obesity, profit, TruePublica, Colin Todhunter )

Evelyn
- 558 days ago - bibliotecapleyades.net
Taxes on unhealthy food; emphasis on encouraging 'lifestyle changes', 'healthy eating' - OK. But call to account the corporations profiting from growing & production of health-damaging food in the first place, get agriculture off the chemical treadmill
Germany Made 100bn Profit On Greek Crisis
Business  (tags: Germany, Greece, profit, crisis, Greek crisis )

Dandelion
- 803 days ago - rt.com
Germany, which has taken a tough line on Greece, has profited from the countries crisis to the tune of 100 billion euros $109 billion, according to a new study Monday.
How Tax Dodging Put Puerto Rico on the Road to Debt
Business  (tags: world, politics, money, lies, investments, finance, ethics, economy, dishonesty, debt, corporate, abuse, tax dodging, Puerto Rico, pharmaceutical companies, profit )

Darren
- 832 days ago - therealnews.com
TRNN's Jessica Desvarieux reports on how Puerto Rico's tax policy exempts billions of big pharmaceutical companies' profits, leaving at least $15 billion out of the revenue stream while the country wallows in debt - July 14, 2015
The BC Government Thinks a Good Price for a Million Litres of Water Is...$2.25
Business  (tags: nestle, BC Government, groundwater, profit, sellong, business, corporate, corruption, economy, finance, government, humans, money, society )

Lone
- 975 days ago - action.sumofus.org
British Columbia will finally start charging companies like Nestlé for taking our groundwater and bottling it to sell at a profit. The problem is it will only be charging $2.25 per million litres.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED End Animal Testing in China
Business  (tags: torture, profit, no animal welfare laws, eat dogs and cats, money, world, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, consumers, marketing, lies, news, society, politics, activists, violence, sadness, women, transportation, safety, health, government, mur )

Kelly
- 1390 days ago - forcechange.com
Animal testing for cosmetics has been on the decline over the past decade. Several countries have already placed bans on the practice. The real problem, however, lies in china where it is actually mandatory that all cosmetic products are tested on animals
Occupy the SEC Sues Federal Reserve, SEC, CFTC, OCC, FDIC and U.S. Treasury Over Volcker Rule Delays
Business  (tags: wall street, corruption, economy, dishonesty, foreclosures, Volcker Rule, profit, 99%, Dodd-Frank, finance, money, society, SEC )

Nancy
- 1692 days ago - interoccupy.net
Occupy Wall Street's brain trust, Occupy the SEC, just filed a federal lawsuit that encapsulates the crony capitalist state that passes today for democracy.
Value Investing ? Why You Fail?
Business  (tags: investor, cites, profit )

Maxwell
- 1877 days ago - valuestockguide.com
Browne also talks about various other behavioral tendencies people have that doom their aspirations to be a good value investor. For example, the urge to buy and sell when sitting still is normally more profitable. He cites a study of over 100,000 stock t
Bankers Attempt Out-of-Pocket Profit From Workers' Pensions
Business  (tags: Canada, banking, pensions, administration fees uncapped, profit )

Lynn
- 1886 days ago - publicvalues.ca
Now banks eagerly await PRPPs, knowing the federal government will not cap fees, but simply require that fees be in line with the high prices that banks and insurance companies now charge for administering pension plans!
American Ghost Towns of the 21st Century
Business  (tags: developers, vacant homes, overconsumption, conspicuous consumption, investors, greed, profit, ecological disaster, ruining habitat, clearcutting, construction industry, real estate industry, overspending, bad policies, consumerism )

IE
- 2385 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
There are several counties in America, each with more than 10,000 homes, which have vacancy rates above 55%. The rate is above 60% in several.
Green Technology Is the New Corporate Gold
Business  (tags: business, environment, going green, green business, profit, slogan, emission cut, inseparable, restaurant, biomass, recycle, Aleph, Bikkuri Donkey technology )

Naoko
- 2765 days ago - asahi.com
There was a time when going green and doing business simply did not mix. At best, the term "green business" was perceived as a corporate social responsibility slogan that had little to do with profitability. Not anymore.
WARNING: Internet Threatens Rare Species, Conservationists Warn
Business  (tags: greed, profit, unscrupulous peddlers, wildlife trafficking, blackmarket, conservation threats, overharvesting, endangered species )

IE
- 2771 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
New threats to wildlife and the environment as campaigners say it is much easier than ever before to buy and sell anything from live baby lions to polar bear pelts and rare plants on online auction sites and chatrooms.
Ford Posts An Unexpected Profit of $997 Million
Business  (tags: ford, economy, good news, profit, business, car manufacturers )

Heather
- 2912 days ago - nytimes.com
Good news for the economy... The automaker said it had its first profitable quarter in North America in more than four years.
Tropical Deforestation Brings Economic Boom, Followed By Human & Ecological Bust
Business  (tags: environment, forests, profit, un-sustained economic gains )

Suri
- 3053 days ago - treehugger.com
"It is generally assumed that replacing the forest with crops and pastureland is the best approach for fulfilling the region's legitimate aspirations to development." But this new research shows that this gains simply aren't sustained. This includes ..
The Festering Sore at the Heart of Wal-Mart   video
Business  (tags: Wal-Mart, corruption, business, greed, profit, deception, exploitation, lying )

RC
- 3394 days ago - video.google.com
If you haven't seen this riveting, horrifying documentary you must spend a little time and watch it. Learn how hypocritical, greedy, corrupt & disgusting the powers-that-be at Wal-Mart really are. For those fo you that still patronize them, PLEASE DON'T!
 

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