Today, November 27, 2018 is the 7th annual GIVING TUESDAY campaign. It is a global day of giving through the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to celebrate generosity worldwide. GIVING TUESDAY was founded in 2012 at the 92nd Street Y, and the United Nations Foundation. Last year nearly $300 million was raised to benefit a broad range of organizations worldwide.
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President Donald Trump was in Harrisburg, PA on October 11 to address representatives of independent family owned trucking companies. His objective is to abolish the estate tax, otherwise known as the death tax. The family owned business owners expressed enthusiasm at the prospect of ending the tax. They said they would be able to reinvest the monies back in the company to grow their businesses. The President praised the trucking industry, stressing how important they are to the American economy.
source: transport topics
Amazon, the e-commerce giant, will hire more than 30,000 part-time workers over the next year to staff its growing network of warehouses. About 5000 of the jobs will be at-home customer service reps. Amazon had nearly 350,000 full and part-time workers at the end of 2016. That number was up 48% from the previous year.
source:bloomberg news/transport topics