Dollar Will Be Sliced in Half – Bill Holter & Jim Sinclair

This post was originally published on this siteBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Near the beginning of this year, legendary investor Jim Sinclair and his business partner Bill Holter said the reset would start in June. Is the recent jump in gold prices confirming this? Sinclair says yes and predicts a two-tier reset in the next few … Read moreDollar Will Be Sliced in Half – Bill Holter & Jim Sinclair

House Votes to Remove Green Card Caps

This post was originally published on this site​The U.S. House of Representatives voted July 10 to eliminate limits on the percentage of employment-based green cards awarded to immigrants from any one country.The legislation would expedite the flow of high-skilled workers from countries such as India and China who face inordinately long waits for employment-based green … Read moreHouse Votes to Remove Green Card Caps

Heir Location Services Company and Co-Owner Plead Guilty To Antitrust Charge for Long-Running Agreement Not to Compete

This post was originally published on this site“For over a decade, the defendants conspired to enrich themselves and to deprive heirs pursuing their rightful inheritances of the benefits of competition,” said Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim of the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division.  “Allocation schemes distort markets and cheat customers.  The Division will not waver … Read moreHeir Location Services Company and Co-Owner Plead Guilty To Antitrust Charge for Long-Running Agreement Not to Compete

Predatory "Green Capitalism" Is Monetizing the Air, and It’s Going to Cost You

This post was originally published on this siteYou want to reduce CO2? Then trigger a global depression that reduces global consumption of everything by 50% and destroys 95% of the phantom wealth owned by the global elites trying to monetize the air. I recently asked What’s Left to Monetize?, and longtime correspondent Mark G. provided the … Read morePredatory "Green Capitalism" Is Monetizing the Air, and It’s Going to Cost You

Patel Sentenced to Prison for Smuggling Indian Nationals into United States

This post was originally published on this siteIndian national Bhavin Patel (39) was sentenced today in Newark federal court to 12 months and one day in prison for his role in smuggling six Indian nationals into United States. Bhavin Patel previously pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to smuggle foreign nationals into the United … Read morePatel Sentenced to Prison for Smuggling Indian Nationals into United States

The Council Of Financial Regulators Speaks

This post was originally published on this siteThe Council just updated their charter, and published their latest minutes. At least there is some minimal disclosure now, though high-level. Note the fact that Treasury is one of the members, alongside the RBA, ASIC and APRA. The Council of Financial Regulators (the Council) is the coordinating body … Read moreThe Council Of Financial Regulators Speaks

The Economic Massacre Of Mandurah

This post was originally published on this siteEconomist John Adams, analyst Martin North and the CEC’s Robbie Barwick discuss their recent visit to Mandurah, in WA, a post code which a couple of years back registered as highly mortgage stressed. So what has happened since then? The Four Corners program from 2017, where Mandurah was … Read moreThe Economic Massacre Of Mandurah

House Passes Axne Bill to Support Rural Entrepreneurs

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON –  Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Rep. Cindy Axne’s (IA-03) Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act, bipartisan legislation to support rural entrepreneurs and communities. The bipartisan Axne-led bill would ensure rural entrepreneurs and small business owners have a seat at the table … Read moreHouse Passes Axne Bill to Support Rural Entrepreneurs

Border apprehensions decline 28 percent following US-Mexico partnership, DHS says

This post was originally published on this site The Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday that apprehensions at the southwest border plummeted in June after the Mexican government agreed early in the month — under the threat of punishing U.S. tariffs — to dramatically step up its own immigration enforcement efforts. U.S. Customs and Border Protection … Read moreBorder apprehensions decline 28 percent following US-Mexico partnership, DHS says

Border apprehensions decline 28 percent following US-Mexico partnership, DHS says

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-07-09 18:46:23 by Gregg Re The Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday that apprehensions at the southwest border plummeted in June after the Mexican government agreed early in the month — under the threat of punishing U.S. tariffs — to dramatically step up its own immigration enforcement efforts. … Read moreBorder apprehensions decline 28 percent following US-Mexico partnership, DHS says

As tech simplifies tax compliance, CAs worry

This post was originally published on this siteThe Union Budget proposals to simplify tax compliance, while good for tax payer, is causing worry to a section of the Chartered Accountancy (CA) professionals. From pre-populating income tax returns, raising annual turnover limit to Rs 5 crore for quarterly GST returns, and offering free accounting software for … Read moreAs tech simplifies tax compliance, CAs worry

H.Res.456

This post was originally published on this siteEmphasizing the importance of grassroots investor protection and the investor education missions of State and Federal securities regulators, calling on the Securities and Exchange Commission to collaborate with State securities regulators in the protection of investors, and for other purposes. (07/09/2019 legislative day) Please follow and like us:

Hero of the Week: July 11, 2019 – 14 Russian Submariners

This post was originally published on this siteDefense Minister Sergei Shoigu explained that “the submariners on board were unique military specialists—highly skilled professionals who conducted important research on the Earth’s hydrosphere.” The crewmembers who died were: Captain First Rank Konstantin Ivanov Captain First Rank Andrey Voskresenskiy Captain First Rank Konstantin Somov Captain First Rank Denis … Read moreHero of the Week: July 11, 2019 – 14 Russian Submariners

Westpac to refund 40,000 mortgage customers

This post was originally published on this siteThe number of Westpac mortgage customers impacted by an error in 2017 has blown out to 40,000 customers despite initial estimates of less than half that number, via InvestorDaily.  In 2017, Westpac announced that an expected 13,000 owner-occupier customers had been charged excess interest due to what they … Read moreWestpac to refund 40,000 mortgage customers

‘If BJP believes in parliamentary democracy, it should offer leader of opposition position to the single largest party’

This post was originally published on this siteRevolutionary Socialist Party’s NK Premachandran has been appointed to Lok Sabha Speaker’s panel despite being his party’s only parliamentarian, a unique distinction. He speaks to Swati Mathur about it and the challenges faced by Congress,… Please follow and like us:

Gifts received from resident Indians are no longer tax-free

This post was originally published on this siteNew Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The expensive gift that you kept for your overseas cousin or friend may attract tax from this year with the Budget 2019-20 proposing to impose withholding tax all such transfers, plugging an earlier loophole that allowed its tax- free treatment. The Finance Bill 2019 … Read moreGifts received from resident Indians are no longer tax-free

Democratic Congresswoman Secretly Sends Staff to Mexico to Coach Asylum-Seekers

This post was originally published on this site Tue, Jul 9th 2019 @ 3:24 pm EDT The National Border Patrol Council’s El Paso chapter and several Customs and Border Protection personnel told the Washington Examiner, Rep. Veronica Escobar has been sending her aids to interview and coach migrants who, according to them may have been … Read moreDemocratic Congresswoman Secretly Sends Staff to Mexico to Coach Asylum-Seekers

Im-Politic: Muddled Iran Deal Messages from the Democrats

This post was originally published on this siteThe usual gang of political observers and commentators (apologies to the soon-to-be-departed Mad magazine) seem to agree that this year’s Democratic candidates for President haven’t been paying much attention yet to foreign policy. Here’s my explanation: The more many of them say about the subject, the clearer their … Read moreIm-Politic: Muddled Iran Deal Messages from the Democrats

Rep. Axne on EPA's Proposed 2020 Biofuel Targets

This post was originally published on this siteDES MOINES, IOWA – Today, U.S. Representative Cindy Axne (D-IA) released the following statement criticizing the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed biofuel targets for 2020, which would remain virtually the same as 2019 obligations. Each year, the EPA issues a proposal governing how much renewable fuels should be … Read moreRep. Axne on EPA's Proposed 2020 Biofuel Targets

Hires, job openings fall in May; rising uncertainty around economy

This post was originally published on this siteThe number of hires fell by 266,000 in May with most of the decline, 262,000, in private industry, but job openings were little changed, falling by 49,000 from April, according to seasonally adjusted data released today by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Total separations also fell in … Read moreHires, job openings fall in May; rising uncertainty around economy

CEO report finds top execs moderately pessimistic in Q2

This post was originally published on this siteCEOs remain moderately pessimistic in the second quarter, according to The Conference Board’s Measure of CEO Confidence. Its level for the second quarter was 43, unchanged from the first; readings above 50 indicate more positive than negative responses. “CEO confidence was unchanged in Q2, and remains at a … Read moreCEO report finds top execs moderately pessimistic in Q2

ZRG Partners acquires London-based strategy search firm

This post was originally published on this siteGlobal retained search firm ZRG Partners has acquired Holker Watkin, a London-based search firm focused on placing strategy and transformation professionals in Europe and other markets.  “The business has been successfully partnering with private equity firms and global multinationals in the search of high-level strategy and transformation talent … Read moreZRG Partners acquires London-based strategy search firm

Only 30% of employers offer mobile-friendly application process, missing top talent

This post was originally published on this siteResearch by recruitment firm MRINetwork found that 76% of candidates expect to be able to apply for jobs and receive feedback via mobile devices, but only 30% of employers offer a mobile-friendly application process. “While online applications are the standard for most industries, many organizations have not optimized … Read moreOnly 30% of employers offer mobile-friendly application process, missing top talent

Word of the week: Approved supplier list (ASL)

This post was originally published on this siteStaffing Industry Analysts’ Lexicon describes an approved supplier list, or ASL, as “a contingent workforce sourcing model in which the provision of a contingent workforce, in whole or in part, is exclusively granted to a limited, but more than one, number of staffing providers, at specified conditions.” It’s … Read moreWord of the week: Approved supplier list (ASL)

It will be a few years before Uber becomes profitable (CNN)

This post was originally published on this siteUber Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UBER) will take a few years to become profitable, its Chief Technology Officer Thuan Pham said today at a conference in Hong Kong, CNN reported. “If people invest in Uber, they should be long-term investments,” said Pham. “We’re not in this business for the … Read moreIt will be a few years before Uber becomes profitable (CNN)

AMERICA WAS BUILT ON RISK TAKING, NOT ‘CERTAINTY’

This post was originally published on this siteExcerpt: “The next time you hear ‘Business needs certainty,’ remember this is at best a tale signifying nothing and at worst verbal fog meant to conceal a pickpocket at work.” Exclusive: Curtis Ellis looks askance at ubiquitous claim about nature of business Please follow and like us: