Dividend Payments see global recovery to the tune of $471.7 billion

Dividend Payments see global recovery to the tune of $471.7 billion

By Christy Gren - Aug 24, 2021

Global dividends can see pay-outs reach the good old pre-pandemic levels with economic balance in some major countries.

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AT&T, Airbnb & UPS among firms to face Akamai’s global outage

AT&T, Airbnb & UPS among firms to face Akamai’s global outage

By Christy Gren - Jul 23, 2021

Global outage causes Akamai Technologies to re-think cyber securities.

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Intel in early talks to acquire chipmaker GlobalFoundries for $30 billion

Intel in early talks to acquire chipmaker GlobalFoundries for $30 billion

By Anna Domanska - Jul 16, 2021

GlobalFoundries came into spotlight last year when semiconductor industry leaders were trying to solve the ongoing chip shortage. The U.S.-based chipmaker offered something that no

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Australia's Bowen Basin producing 47% more methane than global average

Australia's Bowen Basin producing 47% more methane than global average

By Christy Gren - Jul 10, 2021

A study done by the energy industry consultancy group Kayrros says Australia’s coal-producing region Bowen Basis emits methane equivalent to the greenhouse gas effect of 30 milli

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Germany’s economic rebound slowed by global chip shortage; challenges at bay

Germany’s economic rebound slowed by global chip shortage; challenges at bay

By Anna Domanska - Jul 09, 2021

The Association of German Automobile Manufacturers (VDA) cut its growth forecast for 2021 car sales to 3% from 8%, citing a global chip shortage affecting assembly production. The

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Global stocks rise as investors ignore inflations indicators

Global stocks rise as investors ignore inflations indicators

By Anna Domanska - Jun 14, 2021

Global stocks rose to an all-time high, with investor showing confidence in a strong economic recovery from coronavirus and the vaccine effect, but the market is still a bit cautio

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G7 nations agree to set a global minimum corporate tax rate

G7 nations agree to set a global minimum corporate tax rate

By Anna Domanska - Jun 07, 2021

A group of the world’s richest nations reached a landmark deal to close cross-border tax loopholes that multinational companies abuse to shift profits to low tax offshore havens.

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US $52 billion chip funding could help ease the global chip shortage

US $52 billion chip funding could help ease the global chip shortage

By Anna Domanska - May 25, 2021

The semiconductor chip shortage is far from over but this hasn’t stopped governments around the globe from getting creative to move production ahead. The impact of the chip crisi

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U.S. Treasury floats global corporate tax rate of at least 15% in international talks

U.S. Treasury floats global corporate tax rate of at least 15% in international talks

By Anna Domanska - May 22, 2021

The U.S. has proposed that corporate around the world pay at least 15% tax on their earnings. The proposal comes as the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

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