Greece pulled back on budget concessions to its creditors in new proposals Tuesday, as German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said it would be “daft” to accept blame for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s predicament.
General Electric said on Tuesday morning it will sell its sponsor finance unit, GE Antares, and a $3 billion portfolio of bank loans to the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), a Toronto-based pension fund that manages $264 billion in assets on behalf of over 18 million Canadian pensioners.
On June 11, the American Black Film Festival returns with more of its
engaging workshops, master classes, panel discussions and films catering
to African American filmmakers, actors, directors and producers. Here, we caught up with ABFF founder Jeff Friday just days before opening night to talk
about both the origins and the current state of Friday’s “Black
THEY WANT TO replace politicians with engineers and our modern financial system with one backed by the laws of science. They dream of a world without scarcity, where the miracles of technology can easily meet the needs of everyone in the nation.
was a time when nearly every employer in the country paid its employees
with a weekly paycheck---usually on Friday, but occasionally Thursdays
and Wednesdays were the payday bonanzas. The trend toward biweekly and
semi monthly paychecks started to steamroll workers in the mid to late
1980's and eventually morphed into the widespread and common practice it