Daily Archives: November 11, 2017

Repealing the estate tax helps ‘a lot of different people’

CNBC’s John Harwood sat down with National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn to discuss a range of topics, including the GOP effort to repeal the estate tax. What follows is usually a condensed, edited transcript of their conversation. Harwood: Why do estate tax at all? If you preserve step-up basis, of which means many capital gains for your kids, for ...

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A year ago, I was advising companies to move out of the US

CNBC’s John Harwood sat down with National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn to discuss a range of topics, including the matter of luring companies to stay in America. What follows can be a condensed, edited transcript of their conversation. Harwood: Do you think the economic effects you’re describing will take place even if firms don’t take money in which they ...

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Mandy Moore Says Her Wedding Will Be An ‘Elevated House Party,’ Reveals Her 3 Must-Haves (Exclusive)

Mandy Moore has already began planning her dream wedding. The This kind of will be Us star sat down with ET’s Lauren Zima at Eveleigh Restaurant in West Hollywood, California, on Thursday, where she revealed what her three wedding must-haves are. “We want to have a friend officiate. So, feeling which connection with our friends, along with our friend group, ...

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The space industry can be today 2% of Luxembourg’s GDP

One of Europe’s smallest countries today holds claim to being a giant inside the space industry. Luxembourg, having a population less than the state of Vermont, today generates nearly 2 percent of its annual gross domestic product via the space industry, according to Deputy Prime Minister Etienne Schneider. The country’s economy checked in just shy of $61 billion in 2016, ...

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Missile targeting Saudis was Iranian

Iran manufactured the ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s Shiite rebels toward the Saudi capital along with also remnants of the item bore “Iranian markings,” the top U.S. Air Force official inside Mideast said Friday, backing the kingdom’s earlier allegations. The comments by Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, who oversees the Air Force’s Central Command in Qatar, further internationalizes the yearslong ...

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