Tag: Biden


Biden tax proposal in focus at Group of 7 ministers’ meeting

June 3, 2021

Via: ABC News

U.S. President Joe Biden’s proposals for deterring tax avoidance by multinational companies will be a major theme Friday when finance ministers from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies start talks on economic cooperation in London. Biden’s push for a global […]

Energy, Industries

Biden scraps Trump-era drilling programme in Alaska’s Arctic Refuge

June 2, 2021

Via: Sky News

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland issued the order – which comes after a temporary moratorium on oil and gas lease activities imposed by President Joe Biden on his first day of office. Mr Biden has been against drilling in the region […]

Education, Industries

Biden’s Education Secretary isn’t ruling out an extension of the student-loan payment freeze

May 3, 2021

Via: Markets Insider

In one of his first actions in office, President Joe Biden extended the freeze on student-loan payments through September 30. With that deadline approaching, Education Secretary Miguel Cardona said on Monday that the Department is “looking at” whether to resume […]


Biden says higher corporate tax won’t hurt economy; Manchin opposes 28% rate

April 5, 2021


President Joe Biden said Monday he is not worried that a plan to increase corporate America’s tax bill would dampen the U.S. economy as it emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic. Asked whether he is concerned that the White House plan […]