Tag Archives: Starbucks

30Jan/17

Starbucks CEO Schultz plans to hire 10,000 refugees after Trump ban

Starbucks Corp Chief Executive Officer Howard Schultz says the company plans to hire 10,000 refugees over five years in 75 countries, two days after U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees from certain countries.

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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

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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02Jul/15

Foreign tourists say “Cuban ethos” may fade with American influx

(REUTERS / RESTRICTED POOL) – Hundreds of thousands of U.S. tourists may soon descend on Cuba’s colonial cities.

…Because the United States and Cuba have formally agreed to restore diplomatic relations on July 20.
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26Mar/15

Apple CEO Tim Cook tops Fortune magazine’s 50 Greatest Leaders list for 2015

Fortune magazine releases its 50 Greatest Leaders list for 2015.
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