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The Chinese government is limiting overseas investment in property
The Chinese government is limiting overseas investment in propertyChinese President Xi Jinping attends a meeting at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse BEIJING (AP) — China's government is moving to curb domestic companies' investments abroad in ...read more
Source: Business Insider
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:05:00 GMT
Government consolidation gains momentum, but there’s more to be done
Government consolidation gains momentum, but there’s more to be doneIllinois is taking small steps toward consolidating some of its duplicitous local governments, but bold reforms are needed to start addressing the state’s nearly 7,000 taxing bodies, the most in the nation. Illinois lawmakers are buckling under immense ...read more
Source: www.illinoispolicy.org
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:33:00 GMT
Box CEO speaks out against Trump, says 'principles override' his company's government clients
Box CEO speaks out against Trump, says 'principles override' his company's government clients"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer spoke with Aaron Levie, the co-founder, chairman and CEO of Box, about his reaction to the president's latest controversy. Levie spoke out against President Donald Trump, calling his statements "horrible" and "troubling.read more
Source: CNBC
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:36:00 GMT
WikiLeaks Turned Down Leaks on Russian Government During U.S. Presidential Campaign
WikiLeaks Turned Down Leaks on Russian Government During U.S. Presidential CampaignIn the summer of 2016, as WikiLeaks was publishing documents from Democratic operatives allegedly obtained by Kremlin-directed hackers, Julian Assange turned down a large cache of documents related to the Russian government, according to chat messages and ...read more
Source: Foreign Policy
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:20:00 GMT
Tensions high in Great Bend following inter-government dispute
Tensions high in Great Bend following inter-government disputeAlleged accusations from the Great Bend police chief toward the now-retired Great Bend city administrator seem to be tearing apart the town's government. A document sent to KAKE News from the Great Bend city office shows that Great Bend Police Chief Cliff ...read more
Source: KAKE TV
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:12:00 GMT
Valerie Plame: U.S. government cyberdefense must be improved
Valerie Plame: U.S. government cyberdefense must be improvedFormer CIA officer Valerie Plame believes the U.S. government hasn't done enough to prioritize cyberdefense, and that Americans could soon be paying the price for that decision. Plame, who worked for the CIA for nearly 20 years, specialized in preventing ...read more
Source: Search Security
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:28:00 GMT
Government preparing to file review petition over Supreme Court verdict: Law Minister
Government preparing to file review petition over Supreme Court verdict: Law MinisterLaw, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq has said the government is taking preparations to file a review petition over the Supreme Court verdict that upheld a High Court judgment scraping the 16th constitutional amendment. "We have ...read more
Source: daily-sun.com
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:35:00 GMT
Iranian Government Responds to the Demand of the Hunger Striking Opposition Leader
Iranian Government Responds to the Demand of the Hunger Striking Opposition LeaderGovernment of Hassan Rouhani has responded to the demands of Mehdi Karroubi, an opposition leader who was on hunger strike in house arrest. Karroubi is demanding life without surveillance and presence of security officer as well as a public trial.read more
Source: Payvand Iran News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:50:00 GMT
Government expects retailers to help lower calories
Government expects retailers to help lower caloriesBut the Obesity Health Alliance has warned that plans to reduce childhood obesity are failing to tackle "the relentless exposure of children to junk food advertising on TV and online". Targets are to be set to reduce calories in pizzas, burgers and ready ...read more
Source: techkenyot.com
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:23:00 GMT
EpiPen maker finalizes $465 million settlement for government overcharges
EpiPen maker finalizes $465 million settlement for government overchargesEpiPen maker Mylan has finalized a $465 million government agreement settling allegations it overbilled Medicaid for its emergency allergy injectors for a decade - charges brought after rival Sanofi filed a whistleblower lawsuit and tipped off the government.read more
Source: abc7chicago.com
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:41:00 GMT