Biden to propose new ‘billionaire’s tax’ on richest Americans: report

Biden to propose new ‘billionaires tax on richest Americans report

The Biden Administration is poised to announce a new tax on the wealthy that could send Elon Musk into orbit. Biden’s “Billionaire Minimum Income Tax” proposal would set a 20 percent tax rate floor on Americans worth more than $100 million — hitting not only their stated income, but also their unrealized gains on stock … Read more

Americans, Russians launch tense European security talks

Americans Russians launch tense European security talks

US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Riabkov on January 10, 2022, in Geneva. DENIS BALIBOUSE / AFP It’s a first round. Washington and Moscow began tense talks on Monday January 10 with a very uncertain outcome, addressing both the risk of a Russian invasion of Ukraine and the … Read more

Actor Sidney Poitier dies; opened the doors of cinema for African Americans

Actor Sidney Poitier dies opened the doors of cinema for

Sidney Poitier, whose portrayal of determined and worthy heroes in films such as “To Sir With Love,” “In the Heat of the Night” and “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” established him as Hollywood’s first African-American idol and helped open the world. door of the film industry, has passed away at the age of 94. His … Read more

Covid-19: Despite the spread of the Omicron variant, Americans determined to travel for the holidays

Covid 19 Despite the spread of the Omicron variant Americans determined

Miami Airport (Florida) is full of travelers on December 23, 2021. JOE RAEDLE / AFP The holiday season appeal is too strong. Millions of Americans have started traveling across the United States despite the rapid spread of the Omicron variant, which is reigniting fears related to the pandemic. With 171,000 daily cases on average over … Read more

Marketing of data: “With a billion Internet users, China would see itself outweighing the Americans”

Marketing of data With a billion Internet users China would

On November 25, a special kind of stock exchange opened in Shanghai. We do not exchange actions, but data. Telecoms operators, an airline, an e-commerce giant, an electricity supplier, a bank, a geolocation application… About twenty companies have, from day one, put their data on this market. About a hundred companies are in the loop, … Read more

Sudan: Saudi Arabia, Emirates join Americans in pressuring military

Sudan Saudi Arabia Emirates join Americans in pressuring military

The United States obtained, Wednesday, November 3, the explicit support of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), two countries considered likely to have an influence on the Sudanese military, in a joint call for “Immediate restoration” of the civilian government overthrown by the army in Khartoum. “We call for the immediate and total … Read more

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