2020-09-28 18:11:52| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Release of carbon dioxide mainly from rigs running on fossil fuels much greater than Norwegian and Danish regionsBritains oil and gas rigs are the most polluting in the North Sea oil basin, according to industry data, with enough unwanted gas burned off every year to heat a million homes.Oil rigs in the UK continental shelf (UKCS) released 13.1m tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions into the atmosphere last year, according to data from Rystad Energy, significantly more than those from the Norwegian and Danish regions of the North Sea, which produced 10.4m tonnes and 1.4m tonnes of CO2 respectively in the same year. Continue reading...
2020-09-28 16:53:37| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
A New York Times report into Donald Trump's tax records has revealed he paid just $750 in federal income tax in his first year as president. Trump, who in 2016 suggested reports of tax avoidance showed he was 'smart', denounced the findings as 'completely fake news'. The New York Times said that of the 18 years its reporters examined, Trump had paid no income tax at all in 11 of them.New York Times publishes Donald Trump's tax returns in election bombshellWill the New York Times taxes report sink Donald Trump?Six key findings from the New York Times' Trump taxes bombshell Continue reading...
2020-09-28 16:37:16| digg
Having obtained more than 20 years' worth of the president's tax information, the New York Times published on Sunday a bombshell report revealing persistent losses and decades of tax avoidance. Here are the key facts and figures from the report.
2020-09-28 14:39:26| The Economic Times
The CVC said out of the total 678 cases under investigation, 268 were pending for less than one year, 177 for more than one year but less than two years, 122 for more than two years but less than three years, 86 for over three years but less than five years and 25 for over five years.
2020-09-26 07:08:51| Mondaq.Com
The report recommended a new Local Government Act to be modernised to include a statement of local government functions.