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U.N. chief pushes tax on rich who profited during pandemic

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged governments on Monday to consider imposing a "solidarity or wealth tax" on the rich - who made money during the coronavirus pandemic - in a bid to cut extreme inequality.
5 months ago|New York, United States

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UN chief urges wealth tax of those who profited during COVID

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres declared Monday that the world’s failure to unite on tackling COVID-19 created wide inequalities, and he called for urgent action including a wealth tax to help finance the global recovery from the coronavirus. The U.N. chief said latest reports indicate that “there has been a $5 trillion surge in the wealth of the world’s richest in the past year” of the pandemic. Guterres' call followed an appeal in October…

5 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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U.N. chief pushes tax on rich who profited during pandemic

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged governments on Monday to consider imposing a "solidarity or wealth tax" on the rich - who made money during the coronavirus pandemic - in a bid to cut extreme inequality.

5 months ago|United Kingdom
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UN chief urges wealth tax of those who profited during COVID

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Secretary-General Antonio Guterres declared Monday that the world’s failure to unite on tackling COVID-19 created wide inequalities, and he called for urgent action including a wealth tax to help finance the global recovery from the coronavirus.The U.N. chief said latest reports indicate that “there has ...

5 months ago|Washington, United States
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UN chief urges wealth tax of those who profited during COVID

The United Nations chief says the world’s failure to unite on tackling COVID-19 has created wide inequalities

5 months ago|United States
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Coronavirus: UN chief pushes tax on those who profited during pandemic

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged governments on Monday to consider imposing a “solidarity or wealth tax” on the rich – who made money during the coronavirus pandemic – in a bid to cut extreme inequality.“We must make sure funds go where they are needed most. Latest reports indicate that there has been a US$5 trillion surge in the wealth of the world’s richest in the past year,” Guterres told a UN meeting on financing for d…

5 months ago|Hong Kong
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UN chief urges wealth tax of those who profited during COVID

The United Nations chief says the world’s failure to unite on tackling COVID-19 has created wide inequalities

5 months ago|Washington, United States
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UN chief urges wealth tax of those who profited during COVID

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres declared Monday that the world’s failure to unite on tackling COVID-19 created wide inequalities, and he called for urgent action including...

5 months ago|United States
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UN chief urges wealth tax of those who profited during COVID

CAMEROON, Cameroon — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres declared Monday that the world’s failure to unite on tackling COVID-19 created wide inequalities, and he called for urgent action including a wealth tax to help finance the global recovery from the coronavirus.The U.N. chief said latest reports indicate that “there has been a $5 trillion surge in the wealth of the world’s richest in the past year” of the pandemic. He urged governments “to c…

5 months ago|Toronto, Canada
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UN Chief Backs Wealth Tax on Rich Who ‘Profited’ From Pandemic

(Bloomberg) -- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling on nations to institute a wealth tax to help reduce global inequality exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic.Continue Reading. Read more on Politics by BloombergQuint.

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U.N. chief calls for wealth tax as pandemic worsens global inequalities

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for the creation of a wealth tax on those who have profited during the COVID-19 pandemic as he warned global inequalities continue to grow as infections increase.

5 months ago|Washington, United States
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