Classical economic theories suggest that the greater the temptation, the less likely we are to be honest -- but a new study turns the idea on its head, finding that altruism, and a powerful aversion to viewing oneself as a "thief," outweigh the financial incentives.
Amazon launched its high-tech Go convenience store a year ago, where shoppers can pull items off the shelf and walk out.
The tourist, restaurant and retail sectors of this city have been hit especially hard with bankruptcies soaring and traditionally low unemployment rising.
The Philippine Overseas Labour Office in Dubai (POLODXB) will come up with an online system for the submission of documents required for the one-time Php10,000.00 ($200.00 or Dhs734.61) monetary assistance to all laid off overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah due to the pandemic.
The Philippine Overseas Labor Office in Dubai (POLODXB) has released a total of $120,800.00 (Php6,123,352.00/Dhs440,920.00) to 604 retrenched/no work-no pay status overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, part of Manila’s Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) one-time Php10,000.00 ($200.00/Dhs730.00) cash aid amidst the pandemic.
A 38-year-old Asian maid was arrested and referred to criminal court for robbing several gold items and over Dhs12,000 of different currencies from her employer.
Petrifying images shared on social media showed men armed with automatic weapons take hostages, firing randomly.
It is also possible to hear the driver's breathing heavily but he remains remarkably calm in the situation and manoeure the veheicle to flee the scene of the attack, takes a sharp right turn and said, "They will shoot. They will shoot."
Imagine waking up one morning to find that you are richer by $50 billion! And something very similar happened in the US state of Louisiana.