Tag Archives: Businesses

Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests

Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests

Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests “The surprising thing is just how robust that finding is in the face of some pretty plausible variations,” said A. David Paltiel, a professor of health policy and management at Yale School of Public Health, who was not involved in …

Read More »

Live-event businesses will be able to apply for a relief grant program starting April 8.

Live-event businesses will be able to apply for a relief grant program starting April 8.

Live-event businesses will be able to apply for a relief grant program starting April 8. Live-event businesses will be able to apply for a relief grant program starting April 8. A $16 billion federal relief fund for live-event businesses like music clubs, theaters, museums and concert promoters will start taking applications on April 8, according to the Small Business Administration. …

Read More »

White House Adjusts Rules to Encourage More Loans for Tiny Businesses: Live Updates

White House Adjusts Rules to Encourage More Loans for Tiny Businesses: Live Updates White House Adjusts Rules to Encourage More Loans for Tiny Businesses: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Downtown Nashville last week. Changes to the Paycheck Protection Program would attempt to steer more pandemic loans to the smallest businesses.Credit…Brett Carlsen/Getty Images Aiming to steer more federal …

Read More »

Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom

Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom

Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom Hurt by Lockdowns, California’s Small Businesses Push to Recall Newsom Small businesses across the country have suffered from shutdowns that sometimes seem to flare up as suddenly as surges in the coronavirus itself. Restaurants, gyms, corner stores and spas have closed, some after trying to hang in there for months. …

Read More »

Help With Vaccination Push Comes From Unexpected Businesses

Help With Vaccination Push Comes From Unexpected Businesses

Help With Vaccination Push Comes From Unexpected Businesses Help With Vaccination Push Comes From Unexpected Businesses Amazon wrote to President Biden on Thursday offering to assist with communication and technology. Microsoft is opening up its largely empty office campus as a vaccination center as part of a broader partnership with the State of Washington. Starbucks is assigning workers from its …

Read More »

Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble.

Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble.

Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble. Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble. “It’s a chicken-or-egg problem,” said Nan Ransohoff, head of climate at Stripe, an online payments company based in San Francisco. “The best way to bring down the cost is to start deploying these technologies at scale. …

Read More »

Insurers Must Pay Businesses for Pandemic Claims, British Court Rules

Insurers Must Pay Businesses for Pandemic Claims, British Court Rules

Insurers Must Pay Businesses for Pandemic Claims, British Court Rules Insurers Must Pay Businesses for Pandemic Claims, British Court Rules LONDON — One day last March, as the coronavirus pandemic was beginning to sweep across Northern Ireland and the rest of Britain, Daniel Duckett was forced to shut the doors of his Belfast bakery and cafe, the Lazy Claire Patisserie. …

Read More »

For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell

For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell

For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell LONDON — Loaded with tons of live crab, lobster and prawns, the trucks headed south from the Scottish town of Oban had to reach their destination in Spain within 72 hours to be sure the cargo would survive …

Read More »

These Businesses and Institutions Are Cutting Ties With Trump

These Businesses and Institutions Are Cutting Ties With Trump

These Businesses and Institutions Are Cutting Ties With Trump These Businesses and Institutions Are Cutting Ties With Trump They have stripped President Trump of honorary degrees, a key conduit for campaign contributions and, in a stinging blow to the president’s resort business, one of golf’s four major tournaments, set for a Trump club in 2022. Those are just a few …

Read More »

A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived

A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived

A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived “The things which are proving problematic are the things that we expected to be problematic,” Ms. Jones said. “So for goods, it’s all about the speed and accuracy with which people are preparing the right paperwork.” …

Read More »