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Lessons on Workplace Culture From the Happiest Country in the World

2 days ago   |   By Business

The country of Finland has held the title of Happiest Country the past two years running. As mental health and employee burnout become bigger and bigger issues in the U.S., we wanted to take a peek at what Finland has done to promote such well-being and how to translate this into the workplace.
As the CEO of Vincit California - a subsidiary of Vincit, which not only started in Finland but has been awarded Best Workplace in Europe and in Finland three years in a row - I'll walk through the secrets to Finland's happiness and how you can apply them to improve your company's workplace...
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U.S. raises tariffs on European aircraft in ongoing dispute over subsidies

2 days ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. government on Friday said it would increase tariffs on aircraft imported from the European Union to 15% from 10%, ratcheting up pressure on Brussels in a nearly 16-year transatlantic dispute over aircraft subsidies.
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Timeline: Highlights of the 16-year Airbus, Boeing trade war

2 days ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. government on Friday raised tariffs on aircraft imported from the European Union, ratcheting up pressure on the EU to resolve an epic 16-year-old dispute over support for airplane makers, and raising the stakes in broader talks to reach a U.S.-EU trade deal.
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U.S. raises tariffs on European-built aircraft in ongoing dispute over subsidies

2 days ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. government on Friday said it would increase tariffs on aircraft imported from the European Union to 15% from 10%, ratcheting up pressure on the EU in a 16-year transatlantic dispute over aircraft subsidies.
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Trump Administration Will Raise Tariffs on European Aircraft

2 days ago   |   By NY Times

The Trump administration announced it would increase tariffs on European aircraft in an effort to ramp up pressure in a long-running airplane subsidy dispute.
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Airbus says higher U.S. tariffs on EU planes will harm U.S. airlines, consumers

2 days ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. government's decision to raise tariffs on European-built aircraft will hit U.S. airlines already facing a shortage of aircraft and complicate efforts to reach a negotiated settlement with the European Union, Airbus said.
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