2020-07-24 13:10:55| The Economic Times
The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) sent 289 legal requests as compared to 177 in 2017-18 and 138 in 2016-17. The comparative data for requests sent to foreign FIUs seeking cooperation in criminal tax evasion and money laundering cases during 2015-16 was 140, 55 during 2014-15 and 82 in 2013-14, the latest FIU report said.
2020-07-24 12:12:40| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Economy reopened in July as pent-up demand from customers led to jump in salesCoronavirus latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageUK private sector business activity grew at the fastest pace in five years this month as the easing of the lockdown brought the economy back to life.After the sharpest contraction in modern history during April, May and June, the economy returned to growth in July as pent-up demand from consumers and business customers led to a jump in sales and began to fill order books. Continue reading...
2020-07-23 12:00:44| Fast Company
Launched in 2016, Public Goods carries earth-friendly alternatives for personal care, household products, and pantry items. Chances are, you order a lot of things from Amazon. A lot of people do. In fact, more than 197 million people shop with the Internet giant each month—and those numbers have only risen since the coronavirus pandemic began (in May the company announced a 26 percent increase in its first-quarter revenue). But there are plenty of reasons to make fewer purchases with Amazon, including the fact that the company notoriously utilizes unfair labor practices and exploits employees and drivers. Fortunately, there are other online platforms that allow you to purchase groceries and necessities without a commute—and one of them is doing it sustainably and with your health in mind.Read Full Story