Current Business and Economy News Today
| St. Anthony: Revenue commissioner says business tax cuts and reforms may be in the 2014-15 mix|
Gov. Mark Dayton , benefiting from good timing as we approach a 2014 election year, indicated last week that he wants to cut taxes for business and middle-class Minnesotans, thanks to a newly forecast $1.1 billion budget surplus.
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 12:14:20 -0800
| Business Executives Have Split View on Outlook for Companies and U.S. Economy as a Whole|
Business executives remain optimistic about their companies’ prospects for the coming year, but that sentiment is offset by deeper pessimism about the U.S. economy. This may have implications for hiring plans, according to the fourth quarter AICPA Economic Outlook Survey, which polls chief executive officers, chief financial officers, controllers and other certified public accountants in U.S.
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 04:13:00 -0800
| Business leaders say foreign takeover rules hurting Canada’s economy|
A year after Prime Minister Stephen Harper introduced grittier foreign takeover rules and declared Canada “open for business,” Canadian premiers and business leaders say the changes have created a chilling effect that is scaring off desperately needed foreign investment and damaging the economy.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:43:11 -0800