Posts Tagged ‘investors’

P&G Investors Challenge CEO Over Forest Destruction Concerns

By Stand Earth, Popular Resistance. October 14, 2020 Above photo: Stand Earth. At the Company’s Annual Meeting. In win for advocacy groups, 67% of shareholders split from company’s recommendation and vote yes on key proposal to protect boreal forest of Canada, tropical forests in Southeast Asia. Washington – In a shocking move by Procter & […]

NAFTA Should Work For Everyone – Not Just Investors

NAFTA Should Work For Everyone – Not Just Investors Above Photo: From Thestand.org (April 3, 2018) — In the 2016 election, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Donald Trump all recognized that workers and communities have lost trust in the NAFTA approach to globalization. They all said we should manage globalization differently. Over the last few months, Canada, […]

Global investors like Russia even if Western governments don’t

     Defying the latest accusations against Moscow over an ex-spy’s alleged poisoning in the UK, the Russian equity market has been attracting capital from foreign investors, Sberbank Investment Research reveals. According to the analysis, which includes data from Emerging Portfolio Fund Research (EPFR), foreign investors allocated total of $146 million for the week through March […]

Corporate Investors, Not Workers Get Trump Tax Windfall

Corporate Investors, Not Workers Get Trump Tax Windfall Almost 60% of Tax Benefits Will Go To Shareholders, 6% to Workers In 2018, the Russell 1000 companies we track and analyze for our rankings are set to receive a tax windfall of nearly $150 billion. How will companies distribute this money? Who will benefit most? Will […]

IRS, DOJ Subpoena Investors In Kushner Companies

The financial noose around Jared Kushner is once again tightening. One month after the NYT reported that the records of Trump’s son-in-law at Deutsche Bank were subpoenaed, today Bloomberg reports that now the IRS is getting involved, and now US tax authorities have requested documents from lenders and investors in real estate projects managed by […]

Bitcoin expert warns of "hordes of inexperienced investors" now diving into the MASS MANIA

(Natural News) With its meteoric rise in value unlike anything the investment world has ever seen, Bitcoin has become quite the hot commodity of digital ones and zeros among millions of eager investors looking for a safe haven from fiat currency instability. But will it last? Not according to Dominic Frisby of Gold Core investment […]

Exxon To Disclose Climate Risks Under Pressure From Investors

Exxon To Disclose Climate Risks Under Pressure From Investors Above Photo: Exxon said it would begin disclosures that include “energy demand sensitivities, implications of two degree Celsius scenarios, and positioning for a lower-carbon future.” Credit: David McNew/Getty Images  In an SEC filing, the oil giant dropped its opposition to a shareholder demand for disclosure. Exxon […]

Why Are Lithium Investors Rushing To This Metal?

Our rapidly evolving energy future – packed with electric vehicles, massive energy storage solutions and nanotechnology – requires more tech-grade graphite than it does lithium and cobalt. If shortages for lithium and cobalt are looming large, shortages of graphite are even scarier. The United States is the biggest consumer, and it doesn’t even […]

Chaos and Hackers Stalk Investors on Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Chaos and Hackers Stalk Investors on Cryptocurrency Exchanges September 29th, 2017 Cryptocurrency exchanges have always been a nightmare. I’ve never left any Bitcoins or cash in an exchange for any longer than it took to trade them. Then I’d immediately pull my money out. […]

Diplomat urges Iranian investors to look for emerging markets

IRNA – Iran’s ambassador to Azerbaijan called on the Iranian investors here on Thursday to look for new markets, particularly in the neighboring states. The CASPINDEXPO 2017 which is underway in Baku, Azerbaijan, will be a good opportunity for the Iranian businesspersons to find new markets for their products, Javad Jahangirzadeh told the Islamic Republic […]

How Goldman Sachs And Bain Capital Defrauded Mattel Investors And Got Off Scot-Free

By Aaron Kesel As this writer previously wrote, the new book The Chickenshit Club by Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Jesse Eisinger remakes the DOJ into a bunch of “Chickenshit” actors who are far too gracious to the cabal of bankers; therefore, labeling them too big to fail and too big to jail. This reporter has researched the […]

Activist Investors Must Disrupt Corporate Business As Usual

Above Photo: Shironosov / iStock / Getty Images Plus Once known by terms like “asset strippers” or “corporate raiders,” activist investors — shareholders who take large stakes in a company and pressure or replace its management in order to raise share prices — have now entered the mainstream and are spreading like wildfire. Hundreds of companies are being singled out […]

Billionaire Investors Backing An Oil Price Turnaround

Here’s something few energy investors know…` The Latin American energy sector is at its most lucrative turning point ever. In Argentina, while all the supermajors are tied up in the Vaca Muerta shale, massive heavy oil opportunities are up for grabs. In Colombia, demand for gas is dangerously outpacing supply, and […]

Chinese investors set new record buying US real estate in 2016

     A record $31.7 billion was spent by the Chinese on US residential real estate in 2016, keeping their leading position regarding dollar sales for the fourth consecutive year, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). The figure was more than ten percent up from the $28.6 billion in Chinese investments in the sector […]

Billionaire Investors Backing A Marijuana Boom In 2017

The biggest multi-decade opportunity for investors right now is the Canadian government’s legislation to legalize recreational marijuana by this time next year—and the first companies to win government approval will the high-risers. In a sector that’s already seen stocks bust the borders with 1000% spikes, there is one company that currently […]

Investors flee to gold, German bonds as political worries rise

Reuters– World stocks fell while safe-haven gold and German government bonds were in demand on Tuesday as tension in the Middle East, an election in Britain and upcoming testimony from the former head of the FBI pushed investors away from risky assets. European stocks fell early on Tuesday after leading Arab powers cut ties with […]

Iran annually spends rls. 100b for immigrants’ vaccination: Official

July 18, The Iran Project – Head of Iran Health Ministry’s communicable diseases center says Iran annually spends a total of rls 100 billion  for the vaccination of legal and illegal immigrants and refugees. Speaking to a reporter on Monday, Mohammad Mehdi Gouya, head of the Health Ministry’s communicable diseases center said the Health Ministry’s […]

Racist Black Rapist to White Victim: ‘That’s for 400 Years of Slavery You Bitch!’

Former Vanderbilt University football player Corey Batey was sentenced by a judge to 15 years in prison on Friday. The victim was a 21-year-old woman at the time she was discovered unconscious at a university dorm in 2013 after being raped by four men, including Corey Batey. The Tennessean reports on both the horrific nature of […]

Yemen attack: 42 killed in suicide bombings claimed by Isis

 Bombers struck as soldiers broke their fast during holy month of Ramadan      Four bomb attacks have killed 43 people at security checkpoints in a southern Yemeni city, in an atrocity claimed by Isis. The militants struck at sunset as Yemeni soldiers broke their fast during the holy month of Ramadan. At least 38 […]

German MPs file war crimes suit against Erdogan

The suit has been lodged with federal prosecutors in Karlsruhe, the legal team which devised it told state broadcaster ARD on Monday. Lawyers Britta Eder and Petra Dervishaj told ARD their clients saw it as “a moral duty to bring a suit here in Germany against the systematic war crimes taking place in […]

Normalization of relations between Turkey and Russia: Conditions and possibilities

Recent remarks by Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan about political and economic costs of tensions in bilateral relations between Russia and Turkey and a subsequent letter sent to Russian President Vladimir Putin to congratulate him on the occasion of Russia’s national day were indicative of the Turkish side’s determination for normalization of relations with Russia. […]

Iranian navy to stage 20 war games by March 2017: Commander

Speaking to reporters in the northern city of Rasht on Sunday evening, Sayyari announced that an electronic warfare exercise was held earlier last week by the naval forces, adding that by the end of this Iranian year, 20 war games are planned to be staged. Sayyari then praised the Navy’s military might and said Iran’s […]

How hyper-secular laws create instant terrorists

If you were forced to nominate the most important political story of 2016, you’d have to look far and wide to find a better nominee than the election of Sadiq Khan, the Muslim son of a Pakistani immigrant, as the mayor of London. Khan’s triumph is more than a story about diversity conquering bigotry. His […]

How hyper-secular laws create instant terrorists

If you were forced to nominate the most important political story of 2016, you’d have to look far and wide to find a better nominee than the election of Sadiq Khan, the Muslim son of a Pakistani immigrant, as the mayor of London. Khan’s triumph is more than a story about diversity conquering bigotry. His […]

How hyper-secular laws create instant terrorists

If you were forced to nominate the most important political story of 2016, you’d have to look far and wide to find a better nominee than the election of Sadiq Khan, the Muslim son of a Pakistani immigrant, as the mayor of London. Khan’s triumph is more than a story about diversity conquering bigotry. His […]

How hyper-secular laws create instant terrorists

If you were forced to nominate the most important political story of 2016, you’d have to look far and wide to find a better nominee than the election of Sadiq Khan, the Muslim son of a Pakistani immigrant, as the mayor of London. Khan’s triumph is more than a story about diversity conquering bigotry. His […]

How hyper-secular laws create instant terrorists

If you were forced to nominate the most important political story of 2016, you’d have to look far and wide to find a better nominee than the election of Sadiq Khan, the Muslim son of a Pakistani immigrant, as the mayor of London. Khan’s triumph is more than a story about diversity conquering bigotry. His […]

Biologist Targeted for Exposing the Gender Bending Pesticide Poisoning America

Christina Sarich, StaffWaking Times Biologist, Tyrone Hayes is a soft-spoken professor at the University of California with a big message. One of the most commonly used pesticides in agriculture, atrazine, is responsible for feminizing amphibians, according to his research. More importantly, the chemical is effectively eliminating male chromosomes at an alarming […]

Iran’s President urges long-term plans for environmental protection

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to conserving the environment, calling for long-term plans on environmental issues. Despite a whole host of political and social concerns and security problems in the region, the first item on the agenda at the first cabinet session in 2013 was a scheme to save […]

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert Won’t be Charged for Molesting 4 Boys

Isn’t it interesting how politicians are so frequently caught with their pants down (sometimes literally) doing or approving of unspeakable acts? There’s doubt about it, positions of power have a tendency to attract the worst human beings, or inspire the worst behaviors in otherwise good people. Dennis Hastert would certainly fall under the former […]

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