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Health Advocate or Big Brother? Companies Weigh Requiring Vaccines.

Health Advocate or Big Brother? Companies Weigh Requiring Vaccines.

Health Advocate or Big Brother? Companies Weigh Requiring Vaccines. Health Advocate or Big Brother? Companies Weigh Requiring Vaccines. As American companies prepare to bring large numbers of workers back to the office in the coming months, executives are facing one of their most delicate pandemic-related decisions: Should they require employees to be vaccinated? Take the case of United Airlines. In …

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Fake Comments on Net Neutrality Rollback to Cost Companies Millions

Fake Comments on Net Neutrality Rollback to Cost Companies Millions

Fake Comments on Net Neutrality Rollback to Cost Companies Millions Fake Comments on Net Neutrality Rollback to Cost Companies Millions Internet service providers funded an effort that yielded millions of fake comments supporting the Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of so-called net neutrality rules in 2017, the New York attorney general said on Thursday. Internet providers, working through a group called …

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Florida lawmakers move to punish social media companies Twitter Social Media Facebook Donald Trump Florida

Florida lawmakers move to punish social media companies Twitter Social Media Facebook Donald Trump Florida

Florida lawmakers move to punish social media companies Twitter Social Media Facebook Donald Trump Florida Florida lawmakers move to punish social media companies Twitter Social Media Facebook Donald Trump Florida Social media companies faced the wrath of Florida Republicans as lawmakers were poised Wednesday to send legislation to the governor as part of a campaign to punish online platforms who …

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C.E.O. Pay Remains Stratospheric, Even at Companies Battered by Pandemic

C.E.O. Pay Remains Stratospheric, Even at Companies Battered by Pandemic

C.E.O. Pay Remains Stratospheric, Even at Companies Battered by Pandemic C.E.O. Pay Remains Stratospheric, Even at Companies Battered by Pandemic And, according to security filings, a select few are rapidly accumulating new fortunes. Chad Richison, founder and chief executive of an Oklahoma software company, Paycom, is worth more than $3 billion and was awarded $211 million last year, when his …

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Seven House Republicans pledge to take no donations from major tech companies.

Seven House Republicans pledge to take no donations from major tech companies.

Seven House Republicans pledge to take no donations from major tech companies. Seven House Republicans pledge to take no donations from major tech companies. A group of seven House Republicans said on Wednesday that they would no longer take donations from major tech companies or their top executives, a sign of the growing distance between some conservatives and big business. …

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Hundreds of Companies Unite to Oppose Voting Rights Limits, but Others Abstain

Hundreds of Companies Unite to Oppose Voting Rights Limits, but Others Abstain

Hundreds of Companies Unite to Oppose Voting Rights Limits, but Others Abstain Hundreds of Companies Unite to Oppose Voting Rights Limits, but Others Abstain On Tuesday, a spokesman for the bank said, “We publicly made our own strong statement last month about the critical importance of every citizen being able to exercise their fundamental right to vote.” That statement released …

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Yellen Pushes for Global Minimum Tax Rate on Companies: Live Updates

Yellen Pushes for Global Minimum Tax Rate on Companies: Live Updates Yellen Pushes for Global Minimum Tax Rate on Companies: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Janet L. Yellen made the case for a global minimum tax during a speech to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.Credit…Andrew Harnik/Associated Press Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen made the case on …

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Serbia Hails Chinese Companies as Saviors, but Locals Chafe at Costs

Serbia Hails Chinese Companies as Saviors, but Locals Chafe at Costs

Serbia Hails Chinese Companies as Saviors, but Locals Chafe at Costs Serbia Hails Chinese Companies as Saviors, but Locals Chafe at Costs METOVNICA, Serbia — The well in the retired couple’s yard, their only source of clean water, began to dry up two years ago. Last year, dead fish started washing up on the banks of the river that runs …

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A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea

A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea

A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea On an overcast day in May 2020, a satellite captures this image over the sea near Taiwan. At first it appears to just show clouds, until you look closer and enhance the …

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Companies That Rode Pandemic Boom Get a Reality Check

Companies That Rode Pandemic Boom Get a Reality Check

Companies That Rode Pandemic Boom Get a Reality Check Companies That Rode Pandemic Boom Get a Reality Check Rich Wong, a general partner at Accel, a Silicon Valley venture capital firm, sees “a truly credible case” that the growth of “these digital transformations have actually increased by a major step and, with that, the size of the opportunity in technology …

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