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Coronavirus: Pret a Manger plans rent talks in bid to avoid closures - BBC News

The sandwich chain is "radically" changing its business model in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic.

business - BBC News
3:26pm PDT - May 30th, 2020

Private equity firm IG4 buys two Brazilian hospitals amid COVID pandemic - Reuters

Brazilian private equity firm IG4 has spent 200 million reais ($38 million) on two recent deals to acquire hospitals through its recently formed OPY Health unit amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

business - Reuters
1:58pm PDT - May 30th, 2020

U.S. CDC reports total of 1,737,950 coronavirus cases, 102,785 deaths - Reuters.com

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Saturday reported a total 1,737,950 cases of the new coronavirus, an increase of 18,123 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 1,074 to 102,785.

business - Reuters
12:23pm PDT - May 30th, 2020

Why work-from-home is full of challenges for young urban professionals - Economic Times

From rising power bills to cramped work spaces, work-from-home is full of challenges for young professionals

business - The Times of India
11:45am PDT - May 30th, 2020

United Airlines announces executive cuts, part of 30% reduction in management, support staff - USA TODAY

United Airlines will cut 13 of its 67 senior-executive positions as part of its plan to cut management and support staff by at least 30% in October.

business - USA Today
11:44am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Lake of the Ozarks pool party reveler tests positive for coronavirus - Fox News

A Missouri man has tested positive for the coronavirus after hanging out over the Memorial Day weekend at Lake of the Ozarks pool bars where viral videos shot at the time showed large crowds and little social distancing.

business - Fox News
11:11am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Cattolica, Ivass chiede un rafforzamento del capitale da 500 milioni - la Repubblica

L'opzione è stata già messa sul tavolo dell'assemblea. Domani consiglio straordinario dell'assicurazione, Minali si dimette anche dal consiglio

business - La Repubblica
10:08am PDT - May 30th, 2020

COVID-19 setback to business could be serious: Infosys - The Hindu

Financials may be hit due to negative impact on economies of U.S., U.K., EU

business - The Hindu
10:05am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Exeter Quay businesses 'will close if lockdown rules broken' - BBC News

Traders on Exeter's historic quay say they have seen lockdown rules broken and anti-social behaviour.

business - BBC News
9:58am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Original Content podcast: ‘The Lovebirds’ has charming leads and not much else - TechCrunch

“The Lovebirds” was originally slated for a theatrical release, but with movie theaters closed, Paramount decided to release the film through Netflix instead. But even without a global pandemic, a Netflix release was probably the right call. As we discuss lat…

business - TechCrunch
9:16am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Jenny Nordberg: Twitter tar strid mot president Donald Trump | Jenny Nordberg - Svenska Dagbladet

ANALYS. Det amerikanska presidentvalet står på spel när Twitter nu tar strid mot president Trump. Liksom yttrandefriheten på internet både i USA och resten av världen som använder sociala medier.

business - Svenska Dagbladet
8:07am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Svensk journalist skjuten med gummikula i USA - Svenska Dagbladet

Expressens utsända reporter Nina Svanberg har skjutits i låret med en gummikula i samband med protesterna i Minneapolis i USA, bekräftar tidningen på sin sajt. ­ Plötsligt smällde det, säger hon.

business - Svenska Dagbladet
7:27am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Aston Martin start production of the classic DB5 from Goldfinger - NEWS.com.au

Aston Martin start production of the classic DB5

business - News.com.au
7:18am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Zoom paid accounts reportedly will get strong encryption for calls - The Verge

Zoom reportedly will add stronger encryption to its paid customers’ video calls, but isn’t planning to offer the enhanced security to all accounts. It remains to be seen whether some free accounts, such as nonprofit users, might qualify for the more secure ca…

business - The Verge
6:50am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Chinese vaccine could be ready by year-end, government body says - Reuters

A Chinese-made coronavirus vaccine could be ready for market as early as the end of this year, China's State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC) said in a social media post.

business - Reuters
5:38am PDT - May 30th, 2020

SoftBank doubles Vision Fund chief, Rajeev Misra's, pay despite record loss - Economic Times

The pay hike for Rajeev Misra comes at a time when the Vision Fund is planning deep cuts in staffing.

business - The Times of India
5:00am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Coronavirus: Company behind leading vaccine candidate criticised for ‘appalling’ lack of transparency - The Independent

Questions raised over manner in which Moderna released ‘positive’ preliminary data for early human trials

business - Independent
2:37am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Large companies fear losing out on GST credit if vendors, suppliers go bankrupt due to Covid crisis - Economic Times

Vendors face indemnity papers, blocked payments as firms try to ringfence them from defaults.

business - The Times of India
2:34am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Toppchefen: Vi har definitivt sett botten - Svenska Dagbladet

Coronakrisens ekonomiska botten nåddes för några veckor sedan, nu kommer återhämtningen. Det meddelar Deutsche Post DHL:s koncernchef Frank Appel – som leder ett företag som på flera sätt kan komma väl ur krisen.

business - Svenska Dagbladet
2:00am PDT - May 30th, 2020

Toyota’s first plug-in hybrid RAV4 Prime priced a skosh under $40,000 - TechCrunch

When Toyota unveiled the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime in November, the vehicle garnered a lot of attention because it achieved two seemingly conflicting goals. It was Toyota’s most fuel efficient and one of its most powerful vehicles. Now, it’s getting praise for m…

business - TechCrunch
6:00pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Dax aktuell: Dax klar im Minus – Anleger nehmen Gewinne mit - Handelsblatt

Der Dax kann zum Wochenschluss seinen Aufwärtstrend nicht halten. Schwache Konjunkturdaten aus Europa verdeutlichen die Corona-Folgen.

business - Handelsblatt
4:31pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Brex, the credit card for startups, cuts staff amid restructuring - TechCrunch

Brex, last valued at $2.6 billion, is restructuring its credit card for startups business and cut 62 staff members, the co-founders Pedro Franceschi and Henrique Dubugras said in a blog post. “Today we’re restructuring the company to better align our prioriti…

business - TechCrunch
2:19pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Working through coronavirus as an intensive care nurse in two busy London hospitals - ABC News

Kathryn moved to London to find an easy job and set up a base for a European adventure. Then coronavirus took hold, landing her in some of the busiest, toughest and most rewarding work of her life.

business - ABC News (AU)
1:52pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

135-year-long streak is over: US renewable sources topped coal in 2019 - Ars Technica

Including wood and biofuels across all sectors, coal fell short last year.

business - Ars Technica
1:45pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Uber disposes of tens of thousands of bikes, sparking backlash - CNN

Videos and photos are surfacing of thousands of Uber's Jump bikes and scooters stripped of parts and crammed into trucks to be scrapped.

business - CNN
1:34pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

RT @kylegriffin1: Reminder of this '17 report as Trump tweets about bedbugs: "Court records show [Trump's] attorneys in Miami have reached…

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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @___rendy: If you live in NYC and are looking for a communications internship this fall to build experience and learn more about the bus…

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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

CEOs of @benjerry's, @Danone, @SundialBrands, and 30 other certified “B Corps” called in a full-page ad in The New York Times for Business Roundtable CEOS to “work together to make real change happen.” Here's what we know. https://t.co/81vDtCUm2E

ImpactAlpha (@ImpactAlpha)
10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @TomFitton: John Kerry’s son cut business ties with Hunter Biden over Ukrainian oil deal https://t.co/Jd7k6rbcmV

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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @1kilroywashere: BBC News - HS2’s ballooning budget was 'covered up' https://t.co/3EeJDWkPFs

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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019
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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019
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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KellyannePolls: Messy. John Kerry’s son cut business ties with Hunter Biden over Ukrainian oil deal https://t.co/HQGYWOrD8q

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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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Amethyst Van Loucks (@Amethyst_io)
10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @AliciaByNature: When y’all see me out here with a niggas name around my neck mind your business pls

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10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @USAmbNMacedonia: Thank you for the great hospitality and excellent conversations! Looking forward to continued partnership in support o…

Д-р Трајковски / D-r Trajkovski (@Sasa_Trajkovski)
10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

the real heart of any city are the folks driving buses and selling water bottles out of coolers. fuck them business tycoons.

Mairead (@Mairead14017500)
10:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

The U.S.-China trade war is already ruining Christmas for toymakers https://t.co/OBkuPppR9P

Mike Walker (@New_Narrative)
10:23am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @TomFitton: John Kerry’s son cut business ties with Hunter Biden over Ukrainian oil deal https://t.co/Jd7k6rbcmV

Michele Holleran (@michelesayer)
10:23am PDT - August 27th, 2019

"... there is no empirical evidence — none whatsoever — that trickle-down economics delivers as promised... The reality is that as the rich get richer, the rich get richer, full stop." https://t.co/CqRrKqqvhD

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10:23am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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10:23am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @rEVolutionconf: With REVOLUTION 2020 just a few months away, we thought we'd tell you more about our host for the second year running,…

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10:23am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DonaldJTrumpJr: Nothing to see here folks. It’s Biden so he’s immune to criticism or negative stories. Execs claim Biden’s brother of…

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10:23am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

"Just moving to the cloud doesn't guarantee business value." @TechBeaconCom rounds up how to live by those words, with help from Eugene O'Callaghan, Lynne Williams, @DavidLinthicum, @anuragtechaisle, @cllee2, @tomdugas https://t.co/6VlsAwpc0g https://t.co/ZSS7laK06C

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DerekCressman: Trump can’t win an honest election https://t.co/IDlrMZiD9Z

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019
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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019
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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KwongSuzanne: HK Govt calls protesters “thugs” Have you ever seen thugs paying for cold drinks? To continue his business, the store kee…

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019
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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @RealSaavedra: BREAKING: New allegations tie Joe Biden directly to his brother’s private dealings “The allegations ... represent the fi…

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019
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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019
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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JrmChenu: Cathay Pacific CEO Praised For Not Giving Names Of Staff Joining Hong Kong Protest - International Business Times https://t.c…

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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7:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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6:39am PDT - August 27th, 2019

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6:39am PDT - August 27th, 2019