County officials said the Lane Count Respite and Recovery Center will be a place for the homeless to go if they test positive for the virus or are waiting for test results and don't need to be in the..
(Part 1 of 2) The CDC recently changed its recommendation on face masks and now encourages everyone to wear them when possible. And as Christians enter Holy Week, many of the faithful are prepared to..
As thousands of Hong Kong locals and expatriates return to the city, many are seeking refuge in hotels, fearful that cramped apartments in one of the world's most expensive property markets could put..
SafetyCulture, the Australian enterprise software company that manages security and compliance checks at companies around the world, has raised $35.5 million at an $800 million valuation in its latest.. TechCrunch - Published
Facebook has announced a $100M commitment of cash grants and ad credits to help as many as 30,000 eligible small businesses in 30 countries where the company operates. The program can help SMBs.. E-Commerce Times - Published
In a critical health crisis like the one we are experiencing, no single activity is more important than the role of the news media.
People need the best information on the nature of the threat, how.. Eurasia Review - Published
By Jonathan Power*
Let’s get death in proportion. True, Coronavirus is an appalling disease but the number of deaths it has caused this year is far lower than deaths caused by either common flue,.. Eurasia Review - Published
As Parliament returns to pass $130 billion in wage subsidies for workers hit by the economic shock-wave of coronavirus - Labor is pushing for changes to ensure 1.1 million casuals don't miss out. SBS - Published
Today, America’s wealthiest business moguls – like Jamie Dimon, head of JPMorgan Chase – claim that they are “patriots before CEOs” because they employ large numbers of workers or engage in.. Eurasia Review - Published
By Ryan McMaken*
About 2.9 million people die in the United States each year from all causes. Monthly this total ranges from around 220,000 in the summertime to more than 280,000 in winter.
In.. Eurasia Review - Published
Workplace disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic are expected to wipe out labour equivalent to the effort of 195 million full-time workers, or 6.7% of hours clocked worldwide, in the second.. Reuters India - Published
· Airbnb will pay more than 10% in interest on the additional funding it just secured from Silver Lake and Sixth Street Partners, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday.
· The investors were also.. Business Insider - Published
WUHAN, China (AP) — Wuhan was released from coronavirus lockdown on Wednesday, and it’s as if the Chinese city where the pandemic started late last year has awakened from a long slumber. For more.. Seattle Times - Published
*LEXINGTON, MA / ACCESSWIRE / April 7, 2020 / *Keros Therapeutics, Inc. ("Keros") (NASDAQ:KROS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization.. Accesswire - Published
This time around, both central banks and governments have gone “all-in” in their response packages and the scale of the support and liquidity provided dwarf the measures that we saw in the 2008.. Eurasia Review - Published
Fourteen health centers throughout the Islands will be receiving more than $10 million to bolster their capabilities in fighting against the coronavirus, U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz announced Tuesday. The.. bizjournals - Published
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Tuesday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Twitter founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey is setting aside one billion dollars (£812 million) in stock to establish a philanthropic venture aimed initially at fighting the Covid-19 pandemic. Belfast Telegraph - Published
Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) has received high-grade gold results in reserve extensional drilling at Golden Age underground mine near Wiluna in Western Australia’s Mid-West. Results are from a.. Proactive Investors - Published
Neat, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup, announced today that it has raised a $11 million Series A to help small businesses do cross-border banking. The round was led by Pacific Century Group, with.. TechCrunch - Published
Solid results in a difficult environment
SHANGHAI, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg, the global technology group, performed well in the 2019 financial year, in spite of the difficult.. PR Newswire Asia - Published
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE: CIM) (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of $325 million aggregate principal amount of.. Business Wire - Published
By Chan Kung*
With the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), extreme locking down measures have been ongoing in various countries. Poland, previously eager towards the European Union, has now.. Eurasia Review - Published
It took just 16 minutes for residents to exhaust a $5 million relief fund set up by a Houston-based apartment company to help those who lost income as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. bizjournals - Published
TAIPEI, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PJ Asset Management Company ("PJAM") today issued a letter urging all shareholders of TECO Electric and Machinery Co., Ltd. ("TECO" or "Company", 1504.TT) to.. PR Newswire Asia - Published
St George Mining Ltd (ASX:SGQ) has received strong results from first exploration at its Paterson Project in the Paterson Province exploration hotspot of Western Australia. An airborne magnetic (AM).. Proactive Investors - Published
KKR & Co Inc has established a $50 million global relief fund to help people affected by the new coronavirus, according to a letter the U.S. private equity firm sent to its investors on Tuesday. Reuters - Published
While engaging in hoarding behaviour at the national level may seem like a strategic move in response to household hoarding amid disruptions in trade, doing so can potentially trigger a repeat of the.. Eurasia Review - Published
The Bank of Queensland Limited (ASX:BOQ) share price will be on watch after the release of its half year update and deferring its dividend...
The post Bank of Queensland delivers $151 million profit.. Motley Fool - Published
· Toast, a $5 billion Boston-based startup that makes software for restaurants, cut 50% of its workforce through layoffs and furloughs on Tuesday, a blog post from CEO Chris Comparato announced.
·.. Business Insider - Published
· To check which version of Firefox you have on your computer, simply open the browser and open the menu in the top-right.
· If you have an update available for Firefox, you can also update it.. Business Insider - Published
By Abhijit Mohanty
In October 2017, the Islamic State killed four US military officers and five Nigeriens soldiers in Niger; the ambush was widely reported by media agencies in the U.S. and.. Eurasia Review - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — Two television shows that were saying farewell last week — one permanently and the other for a few months — may have gained more viewers as people stayed home last week because of.. SeattlePI.com - Published
· *To update apps on iOS 13, you'll need to head to your "Account" menu in the App Store.*
· *Most apps will update on their own, but you can use this page to manually update any apps that are.. Business Insider - Published
The economies of Croatia, Montenegro and Albania rely heavily on tourism, but COVID-19 means summer 2020 looks like being a washout.
By Samir Kajosevic, Anja Vladisavljevic and Gjergj.. Eurasia Review - Published
Fox News topped the cable news ratings on Monday, pulling in over 1 million viewers in the 25-54 age demo for four continuous hours, starting in the hour when Monday's coronavirus task force press.. Mediaite - Published
By Yossi Mekelberg*
It is a rarity these days for Cuba to receive much attention in the news. The days of the island being at the heart, even a symbol, of revolutionary fervor and superpower rivalry.. Eurasia Review - Published
Tyto Care, the provider of a home health diagnostic device and telemedicine consultation app, said it has raised $50 million in a new round of funding. The round was led by Insight Partners, Olive Tree.. TechCrunch - Published
Advanced Info Service (AIS), the country's largest mobile operator, is gearing up for an initial outlay of 100 million baht for efforts to combat the coronavirus outbreak locally, ranging from 5G.. Bangkok Post - Published
According to a new report from Rolling Stone, Apple Music has started a $50 million COVID-19 advance fund for indie labels. Through this fund, Apple will be able to ensure that artists still get paid.. 9to5Mac - Published