Spam theft prompts retailers to keep it locked up

Spam theft prompts retailers to keep it locked up

Troy Frisby Oct 19th 2017 3:43PM It’s common for stores to keep some electronics and medications locked up to prevent theft. But in Hawaii, retailers are starting to do it to protect Spam. No, not junk mail. Spam: You know, in a can? But it’s no joke — the canned meat is insanely popular there. […]

Finance Bill 2017 – the new measures

Finance Bill 2017 – the new measures

As always the Finance Bill, which was published today, contains a number of measures that were not announced in the Budget speech of the Minster for Finance. Here are some of them: Employees of health insurance companies who get free or reduced cost health/dental insurance policies from their employers will have to pay tax on the benefits, […]

Finance Releases Sh10.7 Trillion For The First Half Of The Financial Year

Finance Releases Sh10.7 Trillion For The First Half Of The Financial Year

The ministry released sh5.4 trillion at the beginning of July to cater for the expenditures for the months of July, August and September. The ministry of finance has so far released a total of sh10.7trillion for the first half of the current financial year. The ministry has just released sh5.3 trillion for the second quarter […]

The Finance 202: Democrats want to make budget vote all about GOP’s tax headaches

The Finance 202: Democrats want to make budget vote all about GOP’s tax headaches

THE TICKER Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.). (EPA-EFE/Shawn Thew) Can Democrats maintain a united front against the Republican tax agenda? They’ll make an early attempt of it today. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) wants the party’s amendments to the Republican budget to focus on critiques of the tax proposal. That will require resisting the rare […]

Japan Finance Sector to Reap Digital Currency Benefits, Says MUFG Chief – U.S. News & World Report

Japan Finance Sector to Reap Digital Currency Benefits, Says MUFG Chief – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Japan Finance Sector to Reap Digital Currency Benefits, Says MUFG ChiefU.S. News & World ReportFILE PHOTO: Nobuyuki Hirano, president and group chief executive officer of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc, speaks during a news conference at the Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, November 13, 2015. REUTERS/Yuya Shino Reuters. […]

Ed. Board Finance Chairman responds to GACS’s financial mismanagement

Ed. Board Finance Chairman responds to GACS’s financial mismanagement

“The Department of Education’s side is to ensure that whatever dollars are funded that’s coming through the department is accounted for. And that’s all we’re asking.” -Ed. Board Finance Chairman, Mark Mendiola. Guam – Guahan Academy Charter School responded to the recent risk assessment launched by the Department of Education’s Internal Audit Office by telling […]

China’s Top Bank Regulator Endorses Reform of Finance Industry

China’s Top Bank Regulator Endorses Reform of Finance Industry

By October 18, 2017, 11:02 PM EDT China’s top banking regulator reiterated the country’s commitment to reforming its finance industry, including easing ownership and business restrictions for foreign banks. The market share of foreign banks in China is falling, which isn’t good for competition, China Banking Regulatory Commission Chairman Guo Shuqing said at the Communist Party’s twice-a-decade […]

Vanguard proxy includes vote regarding genocide

Vanguard proxy includes vote regarding genocide

On Nov. 15, Vanguard will hold an enormous shareholder meeting and proxy vote for the first time in almost a decade. If you’re a customer of the world’s largest mutual fund company, you’re also a shareholder, which is why you’ve likely been hounded by calls, emails, and paper mail to try to get you to […]