Posts Tagged ‘companies’

Korean Companies in China Being Frustrated in Strict Electricity Restrictions

Korean companies in China have encountered operational difficulties due to strict power use restrictions. For these companies, a Korean expert says, it is useless to plead with Chinese authorities, regardless of the losses they suffer from the policy. Pohang Iron and Steel Co. Ltd (POSCO), a Korean steel giant, recently told the Yonhap News Agency […]

U.S. Drops Donald Trump-Imposed Sanctions Against Two Iran Companies

The Biden administration announced Saturday sanctions imposed by Donald Trump against two Iranian companies that backed Tehran’s illicit nuclear missile programs will be lifted immediately. UPI reports the U.S. Treasury Department removed Mammut Industries and its subsidiary, Mammut Diesel, from its Specially Designated Nationals list. The Trump administration sanctioned the companies in September 2020 along with several shareholders and […]

8 Popular Tea Bag Companies That Contain Illegal Amounts of Deadly Pesticides

Rangitikei Environmental Health Watch Note: Twinings the worst. I posted on their substituting chemical flavouring in lieu of real bergamot in their Earl Grey brand a while back. From livelovefruit.com There’s nothing nicer than sipping on a warm cup of herbal tea on a cold midwinter’s day. But besides being tasty and warming, tea provides […]

Directors Of World’s Top Insurance Companies Tied To Pollution

Above Photo: More than half of all directors sitting on the board of 30 major insurance companies analysed were linked to polluting industries. DeSmog. Analysis found links to Exxon, Koch Industries, and the US Chamber of Commerce, raising concerns about a potential “revolving door,” one campaigner said, between the insurance and fossil fuel industries. Just […]

Majority of directors of world’s top insurance companies tied to polluting industries

Credit: DeSmog Just over half of all directors at 30 of the world’s largest insurance companies have affiliations to polluting companies and organizations, reveals an investigation by DeSmog, including several individuals holding senior roles at some of the world’s largest energy companies. The findings raise concerns over a potential pervasive conflict of interest on the […]

Two Thirds Of Online Posts From Fossil Fuel Companies ‘Greenwashing’

Above Photo: New research shows fossil fuel companies are overwhelmingly promoting their green efforts online. DeSmog. One expert called it a “systematic deceptive marketing campaign designed to interfere with the solution that is necessary to respond to the climate emergency: stopping fossil fuel production.” Nearly two thirds of social media posts put out by six […]

Bowing to pressure, Israeli bus companies remove ads deploring settler violence

An ad campaign by a group of Israeli human rights organizations – Breaking the Silence, Peace Now, Yesh Din, Warriors for Peace and others – demanding that the Defense Minister and Minister of Internal Security put an end to settler violence was removed from major Israeli bus companies Egged and Dan yesterday, October 4. The […]

131 federal judges oversaw cases involving companies in which they or their families owned stock

By Debra Cassens Weiss September 29, 2021, 10:37 am CDT  Image from Shutterstock. A Wall Street Journal investigation has found that 131 federal judges oversaw 685 court cases in the last decade involving companies in which they or their families owned stock. The conflict is a violation of U.S. law and judicial ethics, the newspaper […]

Big Pharma Companies Stand To Make Billions From Covid Vaccine Boosters

The covid booster shots could mean billions of dollars in profits forbig pharma companies like Pfizer and Moderna. According to the Associated Press (AP): “Billions more in profits are at stake for some vaccine makers as the U.S. moves toward dispensing COVID-19 booster shots to shore up Americans’ protection against the virus,” the report added: […]

Report: Companies Stand to Make Billions Off Coronavirus Booster Shots

The advent of coronavirus booster shots could rake in billions of dollars in profits for companies like Pfizer and Moderna, according to the Associated Press (AP). “Billions more in profits are at stake for some vaccine makers as the U.S. moves toward dispensing COVID-19 booster shots to shore up Americans’ protection against the virus,” reported […]

Italy Orders Companies Not to Pay Unvaccinated Workers

The Italian government has passed a decree applying to both the private and public sector ordering companies to withhold pay from workers who refuse to take the COVID-19 vaccine. The decree mandates that all employees get the vaccine ‘green pass’, which led to questions about what would happen to the millions of Italians who remain […]

Top 5 meat and dairy companies match Exxon in greenhouse gas emissions

A Meat Atlas 2021 graphic shows greenhouse gas emissions of leading meat and milk firms. Bartz / Stockmar / CC-BY 4.0 The world’s five biggest meat and dairy companies emit the same volume of greenhouse gases as fossil fuel giant ExxonMobil. That’s just one of many shocking figures from the Meat Atlas 2021, a comprehensive look at the meat industry released by […]

China Credits Big U.S. Companies for Biden Cave to Huawei

China’s state-run Global Times on Wednesday credited pressure from big U.S. corporations for pushing the Biden administration to approve the sale of computer chips to China’s Huawei for use in advanced vehicle components. The Global Times cited only “Chinese analysts” for its contention, not American government or business sources. Huawei itself did not offer a […]

Pfizer’s CEO Albert Bourla says NOPE! to getting his companies vaccine!

Pfizer’s CEO will wait to get a Covid-19 vaccine, and says company executives won’t “cut the line”August 11, 2021 He’s actually saying “I won’t touch this vaccine with a 10-foot pole.” So would you? Pfizer’s CEO Albert Bourla. Pfizer executives, including its CEO Albert Bourla, won’t “cut the line” to get a COVID-19 vaccine, Bourla told […]

Facebook Covid vaccine Fact-Checkers are funded by vaccine companies. RT

It has just been discovered that the Facebook Covid vaccine Fat-Checkers are funded by vaccine companies. 2 min video: https://odysee.com/@UrbeOscura:8/video_2021-07-30_22-16-15:3 If you like our work please consider to donate: Share this: Like this: Like Loading… Source

GOP Senators Urge SEC to Investigate Chinese Companies on American Stock Exchanges

A group of Republican lawmakers are urging the chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Gary Gensler, to investigate Chinese companies listed on U.S. stock exchanges, after “billions of dollars were snatched” from American investors following a crackdown on firms by officials in China. Senators John Kennedy (R-La.) Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska), Marsha Blackburn […]

Big Tech Companies Agree To Work Together In Internet Freedom Crackdown

A new initiative launched by cybersecurity experts encourages companies to create a system that makes it easier for people to be reported to their employers for “online abuse.” The new program is called Respect in Security and was created by Trend Micro’s Rik Ferguson and Red Goat Cyber Security’s Lisa Forte. According to Forte, the […]

Iranian knowledge-based companies attending Russian aviation and space expo

Iranian knowledge-based companies attending Russian aviation and space expo – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – Thirty Iranian knowledge-based companies have participated in the 15th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2021, which opened in Russia on July 20 and will run through July 25. The Iranian delegation aims to showcase their scientific achievements and expand foreign markets by […]

NZ electricity companies drained water off the hydro lakes to keep prices high

From seemorerocks.is Jacinda Adern likes to play pretend that we are all going to be driving electric cars (or at least those who have not been eliminated or forced into poverty) without once asking the question where all this electricity is going to come from. The answer is either COAL or the economy will be […]

Study reveals over a £1 million in payments from pharma companies to All-Party Parliamentary Groups

New research published in PLOS One suggests there is a significant lack of transparency in corporate funding to APPGs. Press release Published on Sunday 27 June 2021 The new research is published in PLOS One. Image Credit: AdobeStock. Sixteen of the 146 health-related All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) in the Houses of Parliament (UK) received over […]

Gov’t And Companies Are Murdering People By Mandate

Sidney Powell talks about how mandate on experimental drugs is unnecessarily dangerous and deadly. https://rumble.com/viyk0p-govt-and-companies-are-murdering-people-by-mandate.html If you like our work please consider to donate: Share this: Like this: Like Loading… Source

Texas power companies remotely raise temperatures on people using their smart thermostats

Power companies in Texas are remotely raising temperatures inside of some customers’ homes amid the state’s ongoing energy shortage. Houston resident Brandon English, whose home has an internet-connected smart thermostat installed, was shocked to learn of the practice after his wife and infant daughter “woke up sweating.” Speaking with KHOU 11, English stated that despite his […]

Global Elite Use 3 Giant Financial Companies to Control 88% of the Corporations Listed on the S&P 500

by Michael Snyder There is no question that large corporations absolutely dominate our society today. They control what we eat, they control what we watch on television, they own most of the stores that we shop at, they provide the energy that our nation depends upon, and they make almost all of the products that […]

Social Media Companies Remind Users They Can Be Banned For Saying Anything False Or Anything Too True

Social Media Companies Remind Users They Can Be Banned For Saying Anything False Or Anything Too True U.S.—Social media companies have for some time been trying to control what people say on their platforms to make sure those platforms can’t be used to harm others — or at least not Democrats. A number of those […]

World Economic Forum Urges Companies To Fire Unvaccinated Employees As Part of ‘Jobs Reset,’ Deletes Tweet After Backlash

The Blogging Hounds “Get your COVID-19 jab – or you could face consequences from your employer #COVID19 #JobsReset21” by GABRIEL KEANE May 18, 2021 The World Economic Forum indicated Monday that it supports employees being forced to choose between taking one of the four controversial Covid vaccines, or unemployment if they choose to not take […]

Fossil fuel companies in UK awarded £150 million of public money ‘to find new ways to extract oil, coal and gas’

The UK government gave over £150 million in tax breaks to fossil fuel companies in the space of three years, new research has found.  A new paper out today reveals that tax credits for fossil fuel extractive companies to conduct research and development (R&D) increased by around £20 million year on year between 2014 and […]

20 companies are responsible for producing over half of all single-use plastic waste

In the first ever “Plastic Waste Makers Index” report published Tuesday, researchers revealed 20 companies are responsible for producing over 55 percent of all single-use plastic waste in the world.  The 20 global businesses are both state-owned and multinational corporations, consisting mainly of energy and chemical giants, and are responsible for a plastic waste footprint […]

Arms trade: Which countries and companies are selling weapons to Israel?

Above Photo: Palestinians look at an unexploded bomb dropped by an Israeli F-16 warplane on Gaza City’s Rimal neighbourhood on 18 May 2021 (AFP/Mahmud Hams) The United States, which has exported weapons to Israel every year since 1961, is by far Israel’s biggest weapons supplier NOTE: President Biden agreed this month to sell another $735 […]

World Economic Forum Urges Companies to Fire Unvaccinated Employees as Part of ‘Great Jobs Reset’

The World Economic Forum urged corporations to fire its unvaccinated staff on Monday as part of a ‘Jobs Reset’. “Get your COVID-19 jab – or you could face consequences from your employer #COVID19 #JobsReset21,” the now-deleted tweet read. The tweet was accompanied by a graphic showcasing the poll numbers of companies that would fire employees […]

Most U.S. companies will require proof of Covid vaccination from employees, survey finds

More than 60% of companies in the U.S. will require proof of vaccination from their employees, according to a new survey conducted by Arizona State University with support from the Rockefeller Foundation. A broad majority of U.S. employers, 65%, plan to offer employees incentives to get vaccinated and 63% will require proof of vaccination, according […]

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