News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 20, 2017: The corporate tax rate in several countries in the Caribbean is almost on par with the U.Sâ€™ 35 percent. Here are 6 countries with a tax rate of 30 percent or higher according to Deloitte & Touche:
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 13, 2017:While the interest in investing in Cuba is growing, a top US attorney says â€œit is (now) important to understand the applicable regulatory rules, and the potential direction of President-elect Trumpâ€™s policy on Cubaâ€ Carl Valenstein, a partner with the law firm Morgan Lewis, recently said in an article on the companyâ€™s website, that the US sanctions on Cuba are a regulatory minefield right now.
No one knew what First Lady Michelle Obama would choose to wear on stage at the 2012 Democratic National Convention. That decision is generally a secret kept from the public and designers until she appears under the spotlights. And when she stepped out onto the stage that historic night, the First Lady wore a custom design shimmering pink and gold brocade Tracy Reese dress. "It's probably my proudest moment," said Reese, speaking from the Bahamas, where she was vacationing. That night, Reese tweeted:
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Dec. 28, 2016: This year, News Americas Nowâ€™s Upstart Business of the Year title goes to Bitt, a Barbados-based financial technology company that has seen tremendous growth this year. The Hastings, Barbados company, founded in 2013, is a digital asset exchange, which owns and operates a trading platform for Bitcoin and other fiat currencies and focuses on providing access to cryptocurrencies in emerging markets.