UPDATE 1-Brazil offers tax advantages via e-commerce compliance program

(Adds quote from finance minister Haddad in paragraph 3) BRASILIA, June 30 (Reuters) – Brazil’s Finance Ministry announced on Friday an exemption from federal taxes on e-commerce purchases up to $50 for companies participating in a new compliance program by the tax revenue service. The country has been trying to close a loophole that some […]

Parkinson’s disease can make activities challenging, and a fashion show aimed to change that

NEW YORK (PIX11) — The New York Institute of Technology had an interesting event Thursday afternoon. For those who are diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, everyday activities such as getting dressed in the morning can be challenging. Well, a unique fashion show was put together to showcase “adaptive clothing” which helps patients maintain their independence. A […]

Jeremy Scott leaves Moschino after 10 years at fashion house

MILAN (AP) — Jeremy Scott is stepping down as creative director of Italian luxury house Moschino after 10 years of wild and wacky fashion shows and his elegant dressing of numerous celebrities. The company made the announcement Monday. “Scott has penned a fundamental chapter in the legacy of the brand with his fearless and show […]