Tag Archives: Countries

Health effects of dietary risks in 195 countries, 1990–2017

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation – A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 – Suboptimal diet is an important preventable risk factor for non-communicable diseases (NCDs); however, its impact on the burden of NCDs has … Continue reading

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U.S. HSA Signs MOC on Border Security Cooperation with 3 Northern Triangle Countries

By Bruce Zagaris On March 28, 2019, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen signed on behalf of the United States a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) on border security cooperation in Central America. HSA Secretary Nielsen met with Guatemalan Minister … Continue reading

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Tax Avoidance Rules Increase the Compliance Burden in EU Member Countries

The question of how to address base erosion and profit shifting has been a growing concern in recent years. It gained force around the world when the OECD published recommendations from the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project in … Continue reading

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Insurance regulation in 20 Asia Pacific countries

In January 2019, Norton Rose Fulbright published ‘Ten things to know’ about insurance regulation in 20 Asia Pacific countries. The guide is hosted on our free subscription premium content site, the Institute, as an interactive map featuring the 20 jurisdictions. … Continue reading

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DHS Grants Temporary Extension of TPS for Four Countries

Based on a preliminary injunction issued in Ramos v. Nielsen, a pending federal court case, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended temporary protected status (TPS) for four countries: Sudan, Nicaragua, Haiti, and El Salvador. Consistent with the court … Continue reading

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