2021-03-01 17:14:48| Engadget
With many companies becoming more comfortable with letting employees work remotely even after the COVID-19 pandemic subsides, it's important that folks have the tools to do their jobs just as well at home. With that in mind, Google is bolstering...
2021-02-28 22:00:59| Telegraph Business
2021-02-28 19:30:01| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Britain presently needs government support rather than belt-tightening. But the chancellor sees a benefit in raising taxes now so he can cut them to boost Conservative prospects ahead of the next electionThe centrepiece of the governments economic strategy is to bring the rest of Britain level with London and south-east England in terms of wealth and opportunity. The public remains concerned about regional and income gaps. Levelling up however genuinely believed by some people is a facade. Boris Johnsons slogan requires a shift in the scale of public spending that his policies will not concede in substance.Last November, Rishi Sunak announced he would slice 10bn from departmental budgets in 2021, despite the prime minister ruling out cuts to public services. The chancellor hints that tax rises are needed now to bring down the deficit, a policy that owes more to austerity economics than Mr Johnson cares to admit. It is progressive to raise taxes on the wealthy or on excess business profits because it makes for a fairer society. But it is not progressive to do so to balance the books. Continue reading...
2021-02-28 04:23:17| The Economic Times
ities must definitely ban vehicles that cannot pass emission tests, and this has nothing to do with age: many vehicles are serious polluters because of bad maintenance even if relatively new. Indian cities need mandatory vehicular testing every two years, as in the US, by serious institutions.
2021-02-26 13:32:45| The Economic Times
The Interfax news agency cited an anonymous source saying that the pilot on the flight from Hong Kong to Madrid reported a failure of one of the left engine control channels and requested an emergency landing at the Moscow Sheremetyevo airport.