Tag Archives: Amazon

05Feb/16

At $4.8 million per 30 seconds, advertisers go all in for the Super Bowl

Celebrity, comedy, cars and cute animals continue to dominate Super Bowl advertising.

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23Jan/16

Google to pay $185 mln UK back taxes, critics want more

Britain’s finance minister welcomes a deal for Google to pay back tax, but his political opposition says the amount to be repaid is “derisory”.

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27Nov/15

Britons chase Black Friday bargains

British retailers brace for a rush of shoppers on the hunt for pre-Christmas bargains on Black Friday.
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27Nov/15

Welsh town goes “offshore” in tax protest

A small town in South Wales is registering its independent businesses as offshore companies to demonstrate how flawed they believe the British and international tax systems are – with a surprising amount of success. Joel Flynn went to Crickhowell to see how local businesses are trying to level the playing field.
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03Aug/15

B&N Education’s anti-Amazon strategy

(Reuters Business Report) – Barnes and Noble Education making its debut on the New York Stock Exchange. The spinoff of the bookstore chain’s college bookstore business having a tough first day of trading. The stock, ticker BNED, under pressure.
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12Jul/15

The “Minions” conquer the box office

‘Minions’ dominates weekly box office with $115.2 million debut.

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