G7 countries move closer to tax plan for US tech giants

G7 countries that make up lucrative markets for US tech giants have moved closer to a plan to squeeze more tax money from the coffers of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google. The group, including Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States, has visions of a global tax rate of at least 15 … Read more

China censors Hong Kong internet, US tech giants resist – Times of India

HONG KONG: China has quickly moved to censor Hong Kong‘s internet and access users’ data using a feared new national security law, but US tech giants offered some resistance citing rights concerns. The online censorship plans were revealed in a 116-page government document released on Monday night that also unveiled expanded powers for police that … Read more