Indeed, it is difficult to reconcile a pattern in which these firms, with annual global 'superprofits
' of up to 30pc, reported 5-7pc profits in countries with standard corporate tax rates, versus much higher profits in low-tax jurisdictions with smaller markets for their drugs.
'We're going to be swamped with rapacious transnational corportations out to make superprofits
and not to serve the public.'
On one side, black populations are ruthlessly exploited to deliver superprofits
necessary for imperial adventures.
Pour rappel, la loi sur les hydrocarbures en vigueur a introduit un systeme d'ecremage des superprofits
applicable aux beneficiaires du taux reduit de l'Impot complementaire sur le resultat (ICR).
Commodity-money relations developing in the XIV century in northern Italy generated trade and political competition of two Italian cities, and their fight for superprofits
of "Oversea trade" defined the appearance of Italian merchants, missionaries and pirates in the Near East, the Caucasus and on the Caspian Sea.
No, not to justify the data caps, but to help everyone understand the lengths telcos go to to squeeze superprofits
from end-users, and the kind of Internet access we need and want.
Today's high-tech civilization is perfectly compatible with parasitic elites of strikingly different kinds--from royal autocrats like the Saudis to African generals who loot their post-colonial countries to China's kleptocratic communist "princelings." Even formally liberal democracies like the United States are increasingly dominated by the rentiers of too-big-to-fail finance and tech tycoons who, having once invented something useful, then try to milk superprofits
indefinitely thanks to government-created intellectual property rents.
On the taxation front, the state turned decisively to use its power of taxation to circumscribe private trade, signaled most explicitly by the introduction of a new tax on "superprofits
" in the summer of 1926 that targeted the two highest license categories of businesses.
Par Han Khachaba Si cette affaire est une fraude geante organisee par des mafias a l'echelle europeenne en vue de realiser rapidement des superprofits
, elle occulte cependant un probleme essentiel, autant chez eux que chez nous, qui est celui de l'elevage des animaux, de l'importation incontrolee, du stockage des produits alimentaires et de la qualite finale des produits vendus.
of one year evaporated as deficit dominated the financial ledgers twelve months later.
As a result, there was only insubstantial regulation, as witnessed by the rapid return to superprofits
and bonuses at Goldman Sachs and the other too-big-to-fail financial institutions from 2009.