Correcting the Corrector

This post was originally published on this siteProminent libertarian writer Stephen Moore recently wrote an op-ed lavishing praise on the H-1B work visa program, “…arguably the most successful [immigration program] for the U.S. economy has been the H-1B program.” A strong statement even for a libertarian, reminiscent of physicist Michio Kaku’s calling H-1B “our secret … Read moreCorrecting the Corrector

Jet Airways is original make in India story, says CEO Vinay Dube

This post was originally published on this site“We are grateful to Jaitley for his generosity in granting us an audience of more than an hour… the key areas of our discussion (were): explaining current state of Jet and how we have been reduced to this situation; contribution of Jet to the Indian economy — providing … Read moreJet Airways is original make in India story, says CEO Vinay Dube

Migrants anxious after Mexican authorities raid caravan

This post was originally published on this site PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico – Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. now carry the added anxiety of the pursued after Mexican police and immigration agents detained hundreds in a surprise raid on a caravan in Mexico’s south. While their compatriots were been taken into custody Monday, hundreds … Read moreMigrants anxious after Mexican authorities raid caravan

Migrants anxious after Mexican authorities raid caravan

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-04-23 00:04:13 by SONIA PÉREZ D. PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico – Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. now carry the added anxiety of the pursued after Mexican police and immigration agents detained hundreds in a surprise raid on a caravan in Mexico’s south. While their compatriots were … Read moreMigrants anxious after Mexican authorities raid caravan

Greek Ship Management Company, Corporate Vessel Owner, and Chief Engineer Indicted for Falsification of Pollution Records, Obstruction of Justice, and Witness Tampering

This post was originally published on this siteA federal grand jury in Wilmington, Delaware, returned a six-count indictment today charging Chartworld Shipping Corporation, Nederland Shipping Corporation, and Chief Engineer Vasileios Mazarakis with failing to keep accurate pollution control records, falsifying records, obstruction of justice, and witness tampering, the Justice Department announced. Please follow and like … Read moreGreek Ship Management Company, Corporate Vessel Owner, and Chief Engineer Indicted for Falsification of Pollution Records, Obstruction of Justice, and Witness Tampering

Jury Finds Pennsylvania Biofuel Company Owners Guilty of Tax and False Statements Conspiracy

This post was originally published on this siteFollowing a 14-day jury trial in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Ben T. Wootton, of Enola, Pennsylvania, and Race A. Miner, of Buena Vista, Colorado, were found guilty of one count of conspiracy to make false statements to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), six counts of making false statements to the … Read moreJury Finds Pennsylvania Biofuel Company Owners Guilty of Tax and False Statements Conspiracy

New Hampshire Man Pleads Guilty To Trafficking in CITES-Protected Water Monitor Lizards

This post was originally published on this site“To remove members of endangered species from their natural habitat and illegally sell them in the United States is harmful to the animals, their native habitats, and the new ecosystems they have unwittingly invaded,” said Assistant Attorney General Clark. “The Department of Justice remains determined to work with … Read moreNew Hampshire Man Pleads Guilty To Trafficking in CITES-Protected Water Monitor Lizards

Aluminum Extrusion Manufacturer Agrees to Pay Over $46 Million for Defrauding Customers, Including the United States, in Connection with Test Result Falsification Scheme

This post was originally published on this siteAn Oregon aluminum extrusion manufacturer has agreed to pay $46 million to NASA, the Department of Defense, and others to resolve criminal charges and civil claims relating to a 19-year fraud scheme that included falsifying thousands of certifications for aluminum extrusions provided to hundreds of customers. Please follow … Read moreAluminum Extrusion Manufacturer Agrees to Pay Over $46 Million for Defrauding Customers, Including the United States, in Connection with Test Result Falsification Scheme

Former Grundy County, Tennessee, Sheriff’s Deputy Charged with Civil Rights Offense and Making False Statements

This post was originally published on this siteGregory Higgins, 42, was indicted today for using excessive force against an arrestee while Higgins was a deputy with the Grundy County, Tennessee, Sheriff’s Office, announced Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee J. … Read moreFormer Grundy County, Tennessee, Sheriff’s Deputy Charged with Civil Rights Offense and Making False Statements

Former GE Engineer and Chinese Businessman Charged with Economic Espionage and Theft of GE’s Trade Secrets

This post was originally published on this siteAn indictment unsealed today charges Xiaoqing Zheng, 56, of Niskayuna, New York, and Zhaoxi Zhang, 47, of Liaoning Province, China, with economic espionage and conspiring to steal General Electric’s (GE’s) trade secrets surrounding turbine technologies, knowing and intending that those stolen trade secrets would be used to benefit … Read moreFormer GE Engineer and Chinese Businessman Charged with Economic Espionage and Theft of GE’s Trade Secrets

Rhode Island Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion

This post was originally published on this siteA Hope, Rhode Island, man who failed to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal income taxes pleaded guilty yesterday to tax evasion, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney Aaron L. Weisman for the District … Read moreRhode Island Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion

No input tax credit if GST returns not filed: HC

This post was originally published on this siteTax experts said that companies were relying on VAT rulings and clearing cash dues to employees and suppliers before paying GST and the ruling will change this practice. “Businesses should be very cautious in understanding the distinction between the VAT position and the GST position as the consequences … Read moreNo input tax credit if GST returns not filed: HC

SBI cuts rates for electric car loans

This post was originally published on this siteA statement issued by the bank said that this was in keeping with the government’s objective to ensure that 30% vehicles on the road run on electricity by 2030. SBI has already announced 100% migration towards electric vehicles by 2030 to reduce the institution’s carbon footprints. Please follow … Read moreSBI cuts rates for electric car loans

Standing with the Victims and their Families in Sri Lanka

This post was originally published on this siteApril 22, 2019 At least 290 people in Sri Lanka were killed and more than 500 injured from the horrific attacks on Easter Sunday in St. Anthony’s Shrine in Colombo, Zion Church in Batticaloa, and three hotels in the capital city of Colombo: the Shangri-La, the Cinnamon Grand … Read moreStanding with the Victims and their Families in Sri Lanka

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

This post was originally published on this site PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico – Mexican police and immigration agents have detained hundreds of Central American migrants in the largest single raid on a migrant caravan since the groups started moving through Mexico last year. Police targeted the tail end of a caravan of about 3,000 migrants who were … Read moreMexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

This post was originally published on this site published 2019-04-22 15:11:39 by PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico – Mexican police and immigration agents have detained hundreds of Central American migrants in the largest single raid on a migrant caravan since the groups started moving through Mexico last year. Police targeted the tail end of a caravan of about … Read moreMexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

This post was originally published on this site published 2019-04-22 15:11:39 by PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico – Mexican police and immigration agents have detained hundreds of Central American migrants in the largest single raid on a migrant caravan since the groups started moving through Mexico last year. Police targeted the tail end of a caravan of about … Read moreMexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

Party City to Pay $155,000 to Settle EEOC Disability Discrimination Lawsuit

This post was originally published on this siteParty City Corporation, a Rockaway, N.J.-based national discount and costume retailer, will pay $155,000 and provide other nationwide and regional relief to settle a discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the agency announced today. Please follow and like us:

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: A New North American Trade Study’s Crucial Footnote

This post was originally published on this site That was some footnote Commissioner Jason E. Kearns apparently insisted be inserted into the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (USITC) recent report on the economic impact of the Trump administration’s attempt to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). In fact, it contains the key to giving … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: A New North American Trade Study’s Crucial Footnote

Audio of USCIS Hire American, Buy American Listening Session

This post was originally published on this site This is the audio from the almost two hour long United States Citizenship & Immigration Services listening session. The session was chaired by the agency’s director, Francis Cissna. Early on we heard from Francis Cissna; Mary Thomas, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, DOJ; Molly Conway, … Read moreAudio of USCIS Hire American, Buy American Listening Session

Different Follow-on Effects of Migration from China and India

This post was originally published on this site China and India are the second largest and the fourth largest suppliers of migrants to the United States, respectively; they are both heavily populated, adjacent Asian nations, but the follow-on aspects of these two migratory streams are quite different. (Mexico is the largest supplier of immigrants, and … Read moreDifferent Follow-on Effects of Migration from China and India

Trump puts India in a fix over Iran oil

This post was originally published on this siteThe US has put India in a tight energy fix and strategic tangle, ending the waiver that allowed New Delhi to buy Iranian oil even as it whittled down supplies from Tehran. Other countries that also lost the waiver in the face of the Trump administration’s hostility towards … Read moreTrump puts India in a fix over Iran oil

OUR NEW AD — Real Wages Still Below 1970s Wages

This post was originally published on this site Mon, Apr 22nd 2019 @ 11:43 am EDT  by  Roy Beck Don’t let immigration slow down the momentum for U.S. wage increases. That’s the key message and purpose of our latest cable TV ad campaign. A lot of people are celebrating that the recent strong economy of … Read moreOUR NEW AD — Real Wages Still Below 1970s Wages

I Rented A Car Through The New Fair Rental Program For Uber Drivers – Here’s What Happened

This post was originally published on this site If you’re thinking of driving for Uber, but don’t want to put miles on your own car, you might be thinking of renting a car. Senior RSG contributor Jay Cradeur was in the same position recently and covers what the new Fair rental program for Uber drivers … Read moreI Rented A Car Through The New Fair Rental Program For Uber Drivers – Here’s What Happened

Bay Atlantic University (BAU) Recovers Its Accreditation

This post was originally published on this site Washington, D.C.’s Bay Atlantic University (the Turkish-owned institution once known as BAU University) has had it accreditation restored by the also D.C.-based Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Patrick McHugh April 22, 2019 – 10:54am David North Please follow and like us:

Trump decides not to grant waiver to India, 7 others importing Iranian oil

This post was originally published on this site“President Donald J. Trump has decided not to reissue Significant Reduction Exceptions (SREs) when they expire in early May. This decision is intended to bring Iran’s oil exports to zero, denying the regime its principal source of revenue,” White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said. Please follow and … Read moreTrump decides not to grant waiver to India, 7 others importing Iranian oil

Everything’s (Gig)ger in Texas: New State Law Classifies Gig Workers As Contractors

This post was originally published on this site The confusion surrounding worker classification is not a new topic for any gig economy employer. Whether gig workers are classified as employees or independent contractors is a constant battle businesses face both in the legislature and the judiciary. But independent contractor classification may have just gotten a … Read moreEverything’s (Gig)ger in Texas: New State Law Classifies Gig Workers As
Contractors

Trai vows action against cos violating new norms

This post was originally published on this siteThe watchdog also promised to shortly begin “audit” of subscriber management and other IT systems of errant operators. Trai Chairman R S Sharma said consumer choice and consumer interest are “non negotiable” and “cannot be compromised” and that companies not adhering to rules will have to face the … Read moreTrai vows action against cos violating new norms