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5 December, 2019
Radiation Hundreds Of Times Over Safe Level Found Near Japan's Olympic Village

Gizmodo reports levels of radiation as high as 71 microsieverts per hour have been detected near Japan’s J-Village. The sports facility is the starting point of the upcoming Olympic torch relay. The discovery was made by surveyors with Greenpeace Japan. The environmental organization... Read More

4 December, 2019
Trump Administration Wants To Jack Up The Price Of French Champagne, Luxe Goods

The Trump administration believes France discriminates against US-based technology giants. According to Business Insider, their justification via a digital services tax it passed in July. In response, it's threatened to hit France with steep retaliatory tariffs on dozens of its products. The Office... Read More

4 December, 2019
Elon Musk Testifies In Defamation Case Against Him

Tesla CEO Elon Musk made his first courtroom appearance as a defendant in a defamation case. According to Business Insider, the case began from a 2018 tweet where he called a man “pedo guy.” The man was Vernon Unsworth, a British diver who helped rescued 12 boys from a cave in Thailand.... Read More

4 December, 2019
US May Hit France With 100 Percent Tariffs

The U.S. government may hit France with punitive duties of up to 100 percent on $2.4 billion in imports. According to Reuters, this would include Champagne, handbags, cheese and other products. The announcement came after concluding that France’s new digital services tax would hurt U.S.... Read More

3 December, 2019
As Juncker Prepares To Exit, Successor Eyes Luxembourg's Status As Tax Haven

EU commissioners will discuss an IMF report that lists Luxembourg as a world-leading tax haven. It comes just days after the former leader of the Grand Duchy departs the EU executive’s helm. Vice-President Margrethe Vestager and tax commissioner Paolo Gentiloni will on Monday meet IMF researchers.... Read More

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