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December 13, 2017 Republicans Near Agreement on Higher Corporate Tax Rate and Lower Rate on WealthiestSource: NY Times
WASHINGTON — Republicans lawmakers, scrambling to find agreement on a unified tax plan that they hope to put to a final vote next week, are coalescing around a bill that would slightly raise the proposed corporate tax rate while...
December 13, 2017 Report: Arctic Ice, Permafrost, Shrinking Faster than EverSource: US News
The annual Arctic Report Card found drastic changes at the top of the world are compelling arguments for urgent action.
December 12, 2017 Southeast Asia Online Economy Seen Reaching $50 Billion This YearSource: Bloomberg
Southeast Asia’s internet economy, spanning online travel to ride-hailing, will reach $50 billion this year, putting it on a solid trajectory to grow fourfold by 2025, according to a joint research report by Google and Temasek...
December 13, 2017 5 Companies Who Succeed By Prioritizing Sustainability Over ProfitsSource: Forbes
A lot of companies still believe that they should prioritize short term profits above sustainability. However, some of the most successful current executives and employees think differently
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North Sea Oil & Gas – Fueling Great Accumulations of Wealth for the Long-Term Benefit of Norway’s Future Generations
Thursday, 07. December 2017
The foundation for the significant progress made in so many spheres of society in the 20th Century was…Oil! The oil-producing nations of the world amassed great wealth with the marketing of oil and petroleum-derived products; those products enabled fantastic progress … Continue reading
Monday, 27. November 2017
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Guest Post by Laura Maio Yague, Sustainability Report Analyst, Governance & Accountability Institute The Annual Net Impact Conference in the City of Atlanta, Georgia was held on October 26th, 27th and 28th of October and I was one of the fortunate ones to … Continue reading
Sustainability / CR Reporting
G&A Institute is the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) sole data partner for the United States of America, The United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland for monitoring, analyzing and databasing reporting results. This section of AC announces Sustainability and CR Reports as they are issued in the USA, UK and Ireland. For even more detail on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Reporting in the USA please click on the GRI graphic above for access to our reports database maintained in SustainabilityHQ™.
USA Corporate Reporting
Allstate Enhances Sustainability Reporting
December 6, 2017 Source: PR NewsWire
Mercury Marine releases 2017 Sustainability Report
November 28, 2017 Source: PR NewsWire
New Ford Sustainability Report Reveals Progress on Water Stewardship Goals
September 1, 2017 Source: Sustainable Brands
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Highlighted Materials from the profiles of SHQ
S&P 500 and Dow rise to new highs, but tech stocks fall
December 13, 2017 - - Source: LA Times
New Study Uncovers Secrets In Pending Tax Bill
December 13, 2017 - - Source: Forbes
If You Don't Own Any Bitcoin, Read This
December 13, 2017 - - Source: Seeking Alpha
SEC Chairman Statement On Crypto And ICOs Offers No Bright Line Tests
December 13, 2017 - - Source: Forbes
English rivers polluted by powerful insecticides, first tests reveal
December 13, 2017 - - Source: The Guardian
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