Licensing and Permits in UK Law
......The ban remains on new permits for larger operations and processing. . ......
Malawi looks to do "business unusual": as competition for investors' dollars hots up, Malawi's president hopes to make the country as attractive to business as possible.
...... the Business Registration Act, Companies Act, and Business Licensing Act. Now construction permits are processed to within a maximum of 60 days ......
Exploring the case of The White Moustache. Entrepreneurship and regulatory capture in the milk products industry
Purpose: Small and emerging business failure rates are high for numerous reasons. Government regulation has been cited as a contributing factor, yet literature documenting the actual effects of gov...
Mass shootings in Australia and the United States, 1981-2013
Purpose: – The purpose of this paper is to compare the incidence and main characteristics of mass shooting events in Australia and the USA in the period 1981-2013. Design/methodology/approach: – T...
'Doing business' climate improving--slowly: the only way for African economies to grow is by expanding the business base in each country; yet, some African countries seem to be doing their best to make it as difficult as possible to do business within their borders. However, as the IFC's recent Doing Business 2007 report shows, improvements are taking place in some countries.
......, Mali, Senegal and Sudan--have simplified business formation and licensing, strengthened property rights and contract enforcement, reduced tax ...A new decree capped the time for issuing building permits to 20 days from the date of application. Inspections now take place after ......
Corruption and control: a corruption reduction approach
Purpose: Corruption is a significant financial crime which is estimated by the World Economic Forum to cost about 5 per cent of global GDP or $2.6 trillion dollars. Explanations of corruption, like...
- INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, INNOVATION, AND GROWTH: INTRODUCTION TO THE SPECIAL ISSUE
Preserving scientific electronic journals: a study of archiving initiatives
Purpose: This paper seeks to review the archiving initiatives of scientific journals created and supported by various organizations or institutions. Design/methodology/approach: A review of nine a...
Gambling and adult safeguarding: connections and evidence
Purpose: Opportunities to gamble have boomed in the UK in recent years, since the passing of the Gambling Act 2005. The implications of this for adults with care and support needs and for safeguard...
Fraud on the Revenue: Emerging Cyber Cash, Cyber Banks and Fraud
As the telegraph, telephone and wireless radio change the way people communicate, so the Internet has revolutionised the communications systems. Criminal activity has been around since the time of ...
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