USINPAC Urges U.S. to Say No to IMF Funding for Pakistan Copy

This post was originally published on this site Washington DC: In a letter to U.S. Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin, USINPAC urged assistance in opposing any International Monetary Fund (IMF) loans to Pakistan until Pakistan ends state-sponsored terrorism. “USINPAC is not against the people of Pakistan, or aid for education, economic development, women’s empowerment, etc.,” … Read moreUSINPAC Urges U.S. to Say No to IMF Funding for Pakistan Copy

Artificial & Fragile Market Very Dangerous – Michael Pento

This post was originally published on this siteBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Money manager Michael Pento says don’t confuse a near record high stock market with strength and resiliency. What we have is just the opposite, as Pento explains, “There are some people who will listen to this and say, ‘Hey Mr. Pento, why are you … Read moreArtificial & Fragile Market Very Dangerous – Michael Pento

Michigan Man Sentenced for Unlawfully Importing and Distributing Misbranded Drugs

This post was originally published on this siteMatthew Dailey, 36, of Royal Oak, Michigan, was sentenced today to two years in prison for illegally importing kratom—a powerful psychoactive substance—and selling it unlawfully through unapproved claims that it could treat serious diseases and medical conditions, including opiate withdrawal symptoms, the Department of Justice announced.  Please follow … Read moreMichigan Man Sentenced for Unlawfully Importing and Distributing Misbranded Drugs

Administrators of DeepDotWeb Indicted for Money Laundering Conspiracy, Relating to Kickbacks for Sales of Fentanyl, Heroin and Other Illegal Goods on the Darknet

This post was originally published on this siteThe alleged owners and operators of a website known as DeepDotWeb (DDW) have been indicted by a federal grand jury sitting in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for money laundering conspiracy, relating to millions of dollars in kickbacks they received for purchases of fentanyl, heroin, and other illegal contraband by individuals … Read moreAdministrators of DeepDotWeb Indicted for Money Laundering Conspiracy, Relating to Kickbacks for Sales of Fentanyl, Heroin and Other Illegal Goods on the Darknet

Kentucky Correctional Officers Charged With Beating Handcuffed Inmate and Attempting to Cover Up Misconduct

This post was originally published on this siteDavid M. Schwartz, 48, and Donna K. Gentry, 55, former correctional officers at the Louisville Metro Department of Corrections, were indicted today by a federal grand jury in Louisville on charges of violating the civil rights of an inmate, writing false reports, and obstructing justice for their roles … Read moreKentucky Correctional Officers Charged With Beating Handcuffed Inmate and Attempting to Cover Up Misconduct

Purplebricks Announces Australian Exit

This post was originally published on this siteHybrid real estate agency Purplebricks has announced its exit from Australia after two and a half years of trading, citing “challenging” market conditions and “execution errors” as the reasons for its decision. Via The Real Estate Conversation. In a statement released on the London Stock Exchange, the Group … Read morePurplebricks Announces Australian Exit

New Zealand Reserve Bank Cuts Cash Rate To 1.5%

This post was originally published on this siteThe Official Cash Rate (OCR) has been reduced to 1.5 percent. They signalled risks from China and Australia, and that lower mortgage rates might help household finances and housing. The Monetary Policy Committee decided a lower OCR is necessary to support the outlook for employment and inflation consistent … Read moreNew Zealand Reserve Bank Cuts Cash Rate To 1.5%

Bullet Edition No. 8

This post was originally published on this site(SGS Subscription required) • PAYROLLS, CONSTRUCTION SPENDING, TRADE, CONSUMER AND THE FOMC • Even in a Bifurcated Economy, Growth Depends Upon a Financially Healthy Consumer • Yet, FOMC Policies Still Strangle Consumer Liquidity • Signs of a Deepening Contraction in the Monetary Base • New Recession Remains in … Read moreBullet Edition No. 8

S.Res.96

This post was originally published on this siteA resolution commending the Government of Canada for upholding the rule of law and expressing concern over actions by the Government of the People’s Republic of China in response to a request from the United States Government to the Government of Canada for the extradition of a Huawei … Read moreS.Res.96

U.S. Department of Commerce Announces the Termination of the Suspension Agreement on Fresh Tomatoes from Mexico

This post was originally published on this siteU.S. Department of Commerce Announces the Termination of the Suspension Agreement on Fresh Tomatoes from Mexico kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 05/07/2019 – 17:27 Trade enforcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, May 7, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Today, the Department of Commerce announced the termination of the 2013 … Read moreU.S. Department of Commerce Announces the Termination of the Suspension Agreement on Fresh Tomatoes from Mexico

Making News: National Radio China Trade Wars Interview Now On-Line…& More!

This post was originally published on this siteI’m pleased to announce that the podcast is now on-line of my interview last night on John Batchelor’s nationally syndicated radio show providing an update on President Trump’s threatened tariff hikes and their possible impact on the U.S.-China trade conflict.  Click here for an illuminating discussion with John, … Read moreMaking News: National Radio China Trade Wars Interview Now On-Line…& More!

After the judges retire: Time for a fresh look at sensitive judicial afternoons and evenings

This post was originally published on this site“Judicial afternoons and evenings are sensitive phases, the incumbent being bothered about post-retiral prospects. The executive plays upon this weakness to bend the integrity or buy the partiality of the elderly brethren.” Justice Krishna Iyer’s… Please follow and like us:

Reps. Axne, Smith Lead Bipartisan Effort to Stop EPA's Abuse of Small Refinery Exemptions

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Reps. Cindy Axne (D-IA-03) and Adrian Smith (R-NE-03) led a bipartisan group of 35 Representatives in urging the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to stop issuing Small Refinery Exemptions (SREs) for large or unqualified refiners under the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) program. In a letter … Read moreReps. Axne, Smith Lead Bipartisan Effort to Stop EPA's Abuse of Small Refinery Exemptions

Coalition Letter to House Homeland Security Committee: Concerns about Domestic Terrorism Hearing

This post was originally published on this siteMay 8, 2019 Dear Chairman Thompson and Ranking Member Rogers: As civil liberties and community-based organizations, we submit this statement for the record in response to the hearing on domestic terrorism in order to share our concerns about the rise of white supremacist and nationalist violence in the … Read moreCoalition Letter to House Homeland Security Committee: Concerns about Domestic Terrorism Hearing

Independent directors face mandatory e-registration

This post was originally published on this siteThe registration process will be in addition to the Directors Identification Number, where a KYC process was recently undertaken. Sources told TOI that a corporate boss or a promoter, who may be an executive director on the board, will also have to register if he or she is … Read moreIndependent directors face mandatory e-registration

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Why Pre-Trump Trade Policies Really Were America-Last Policies

This post was originally published on this siteI’ve often struggled to decide whether America’s dreadful trade policies over recent decades have stemmed more from incompetence (as President Trump sometimes charges) or corruption in the form of politicians and diplomats shilling for offshoring business interests or the often economically clueless national security community (as Mr. Trump … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Why Pre-Trump Trade Policies Really Were America-Last Policies

Chameleons

This post was originally published on this siteSince my coming to stay in the building complex, I could never stop being marvelled at the dress sense of Ghoshbabu and Duttababu  living in the apartments, next doors. Clad neatly in trendy suits and pants every morning, with… Please follow and like us:

RSG095: Euwyn Poon on How Spin is Looking to Storm the Scooter Market

This post was originally published on this site2018 seemed to be the Year of the Scooter. Since then, what have scooter companies learned from 2018, in terms of hardware, workforce, and regulatory challenges? In this podcast episode, I interview the co-founder and President of Spin to provider insight on Spin and the scooter industry in … Read moreRSG095: Euwyn Poon on How Spin is Looking to Storm the Scooter Market

Jet’s 26th anniversary on May 5 saddest: Goyal

This post was originally published on this siteDescribing Jet Airways’ 26th anniversary on this May 5 as “saddest of all days with no flights”, founder Naresh Goyal says he made Rs 250 crore available to banks from a group company. The airline’s taking to the skies again is now considered very difficult given its huge … Read moreJet’s 26th anniversary on May 5 saddest: Goyal

Hope Jet gets buyers on May 10: Goyal to staff

This post was originally published on this siteDescribing Jet Airways’ 26th anniversary on this May 5 as “saddest of all days with no flights”, founder Naresh Goyal says he made Rs 250 crore available to banks from a group company. The airline’s taking to the skies again is now considered very difficult given its huge … Read moreHope Jet gets buyers on May 10: Goyal to staff

USA Spends Seven Years Atop Key Business Index

This post was originally published on this siteBrian Lenihan is the Executive Director of SelectUSA in the International Trade Adminsitration Some say that a person needs to hear a fact seven times before they will remember it. It’s called the Rule of 7. Whether it’s fact or fiction, I can’t be the judge. But in … Read moreUSA Spends Seven Years Atop Key Business Index

Deputy Secretary of Commerce Karen Dunn Kelley Recognizes Employees in Honor of Public Service Recognition Week

This post was originally published on this siteDeputy Secretary of Commerce Karen Dunn Kelley Recognizes Employees in Honor of Public Service Recognition Week May 7, 2019 ASowah@doc.gov Tue, 05/07/2019 – 11:25 Post by Karen Dunn Kelley Every day in government facilities across the nation and around the world millions of men and women are working … Read moreDeputy Secretary of Commerce Karen Dunn Kelley Recognizes Employees in Honor of Public Service Recognition Week

Mittal’s Airtel falters in war with Mukesh’s Jio

This post was originally published on this siteFor at least a fourth quarter in a row, Mittal’s Bharti Airtel Ltd. shored up its profits with one-time gains, masking headwinds posed by upstart Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. Jio’s roll-out, after its 2016 debut, has knocked Airtel from its perch in a consolidation that shrank the industry … Read moreMittal’s Airtel falters in war with Mukesh’s Jio

Air India goofs-up, sends $300,000 to Nigeria instead of US firm

This post was originally published on this siteNew Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Public sector Air India’s New York office transferred $300,000 to a bank account in Nigeria instead of remitting the sum to a US-based firm Pratt & Whitney for supplying spare parts. The incident is learnt to have taken place in June, 2017 but the … Read moreAir India goofs-up, sends $300,000 to Nigeria instead of US firm

Is Law Enforcement Cooperation Really ‘Federalization’?

This post was originally published on this site It’s likely the Seattle police department routinely interacts with the U.S. Marshals Service, the FBI, and DEA at a minimum; probably also sometimes the U.S. Bureau of Prisons and various military police organizations. Certainly some significant portion of these interactions have to do with those agencies taking … Read moreIs Law Enforcement Cooperation Really ‘Federalization’?