Opel rules out forced redundancies until July 2025 but reopens voluntary leave scheme

PSA's German unit Opel on Tuesday said it was ruling out forced redundancies until July 2025 - extending its guarantee by two years - but was re-opening a voluntary leave program for older employees that would be limited to 2,100 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration seeks to force Chinese companies listed in U.S. to comply with accounting rules or delist

Chinese companies with shares traded on U.S. stock exchanges would be forced to give up their listings unless they comply with American accounting requirements under a plan recommended Thursday by the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 6th, 2020

Most Oregon businesses are following Covid rules, Gov. Kate Brown says

Oregon businesses have mostly been following rules for preventing the spread of Covid-19 this summer, according to Gov. Kate Brown's office. The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has conducted spot checks at more than 3,600 businesses since July 4 an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2020

Bar owners sue Ohio over 10 p.m. alcohol cutoff

A group of Ohio bars wants to halt the state’s 10 p.m. cutoff of alcohol sales. A lawsuit filed Tuesday in Franklin County Common Pleas Court seeks to halt new state rules on alcohol sales that went into place July 31. Columbus attorney Ed Hastie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2020

South Side marijuana dispensary reopens today after looting forced two-month closure

Mission South Chicago marijuana dispensary will reopen after closing for two months due to.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJul 31st, 2020

Google to extend work-from-home rules through July 2021, report says

Google will keep its employees out of the office and working remotely for another year because of the persistent Covid-19 pandemic, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. Sundar Pichai, the CEO of both Google and parent company Alphabet Inc. (.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2020

Walmart won"t enforce its own rules on mask-wearing because it fears staff could be attacked by shoppers angry at being challenged

People who refuse to wear a face mask will be served in Walmart — and many other stores — despite it having imposed new mask rules, according to a CNN report. On July 20, Walmart began requiring mas.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2020

The week in bankruptcies: Daniel T. Lee Dental Corp.

San Jose area bankruptcy courts recorded one business filing that had a total debt above $1 million during the week that ended July 17, 2020. Daniel T. Lee Dental Corp. filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection July 8, 2020, in the Norther.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 24th, 2020

Rent collections improve as New York reopens

The slow reopening of the economy in New York City appears to have led to a slight improvement in residential rent collection for July, although it is still below normal. The Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP) has been surveying its me.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJul 23rd, 2020

Opponents of relaxed homelessness rules push for public vote

Residents and businesses opposed to last year's homelessness policy changes in Austin hope to revive the controversial debate this fall. A group called Save Austin Now announced July 20 it had submitted a petition with 24,087 signatures to the Au.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2020

Ohio State athletes resume voluntary workouts after Covid-19 tests

Ohio State University's student-athletes are once again allowed to resume voluntary training after the results of a new round of Covid-19 testing. Training was suspended last week after a July 7 round of Covid-19 testing. Testing results are no.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 14th, 2020

Harvard"s international students are begging the school to let them come to campus in the fall, citing fears of being stuck in unstable home environments if they"re forced to leave the US

Last week, ICE released guidance stating that international students would not be allowed back into the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 13th, 2020

Delta CEO issues last call for voluntary buyouts before potential furloughs

Delta has set a deadline for employees to take voluntary buyouts and early retirements, and involuntary furloughs may be looming. In a memo dated July 9, Delta Air Lines Inc. CEO Ed Bastian said employees must "submit for an enhanced retirement .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2020

Hopkins calls new federal rules for international students "disturbing" and "draconian"

Johns Hopkins University said a new federal regulation that requires foreign students to attend in-person courses at their colleges in the fall or else leave the U.S. is "draconian," and "flies in the face of the continued seriousness of the COVID .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 8th, 2020

What you should know before you visit the reimagined St. Pete Pier

After years in the making and shifting of hands, the St. Pete Pier is ready to open, but due to the coronavirus pandemic there will be rules to be follow. For starters, visitors wanting to explore the pier district when it opens on July 6 will h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Tax Guy: Here are the most important coronavirus-related federal tax relief measures to know ahead of the July 15 tax deadline

Some of the new rules are retroactive back to 2013......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2020

D.C."s paid family leave program to launch July 1

D.C.’s paid family leave program looks set to launch July 1, meeting the city’s target date even as the coronavirus crisis raised questions about how the policy should move forward. A spokesperson for the D.C. Department of Employment Servi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

SL Green co-CIO to leave New York landlord in July

SL Green Realty Corp. Co-Chief Investment Officer Isaac Zion is leaving the New York landlord to pursue other opportunities. “For more than a decade, Isaac has done an exemplary job co-leading the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 25th, 2020

Investment boss Isaac Zion exits SL Green

SL Green Realty Corp. announced that Isaac Zion, co-chief Investment Officer, will leave the company effective July 31, 2020 to pursue new professional interests. “For mor.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 22nd, 2020

Apple is under pressure over its App Store rules from the testy developers it will have to court at the upcoming WWDC

Apple’s WWDC developer event will have a different tone this year, and not just because the COVID-19 crisis has forced the smartphone giant to hold the annual conference virtually......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2020

JLL reopens Chicago headquarters, on track to reopen 100 offices by end of July

Jones Lang LaSalle Inc. said Thursday it has re-opened more than 75 offices in the U.S., or a little more than half of its portfolio, including its headquarters in Chicago. The real estate management company said it i.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2020