Quiz: Do you know the country these companies are from?

Using company history information and online news sources, Stacker produced a mind-bending quiz on the country of origin of some of the world’s most famous brands......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2020

Quiz: Do you know the country these companies are from?

Using company history information and online news sources, Stacker produced a mind-bending quiz on the country of origin of some of the world’s most famous brands......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2020

Americans say they trust major companies like Clorox, Amazon, and Publix to keep the country going during the pandemic more than they trust the government

Jeff Greenberg / Contributor / Getty Images Clorox, Amazon, and Publix landed in the top five of a ranking of corporate reputations released by The Harris Poll and Axios on Thursday.  The report, which included the polling of more t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 30th, 2020

Taiwan urged to accelerate quantum computing development

Taiwan-based IT companies' progresses in quantum computing remain unclear, which could lead to the country missing out on the opportunity from a tech segment that both the US and China see as a new battlefield, according to a local academic researcher......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 29th, 2020

Visa, Microsoft, Pfizer top list of most profitable companies in coronavirus

As the coronavirus pandemic shutters businesses across the U.S., some of the country's largest corporations are posting huge profit margins......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 22nd, 2020

Business owners say return to normal could be a year away

As Covid-19 continues to spread across the country, more than two-thirds of leaders of medium-sized businesses have confidence their companies will thrive amid economic uncertainty.  But most of those leaders say their businesses are operatin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2020

Capitol Report: Barr blasts Apple and Google as ‘all too willing’ to cooperate with China

Attorney General William Barr on Thursday said U.S. tech companies including Apple and Google have been “all too willing” to collaborate with China’s Communist Party, as he tore into the country’s leaders in a fiery speech......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 16th, 2020

A well-being focus contributes to financial health

When the TV series “The Biggest Loser” hit the airwaves, it served as inspiration for companies across the country struggling with what was then a relatively new concept: workplace wellness. Businesses wanted to encourage health, so they c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2020

8 considerations for managing your anti-corruption compliance program in a crisis

The severity of the business disruption caused by the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic varies by sector, region and country. In some companies, the business slowdown may leave compliance departments with reduced staff and workloads. In companies th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 8th, 2020

‘Sitting on millions of dollars’ and dying to blow it: Not this July 4

For the 150 companies across the country that thrill spectators with their booming, colorful explosions i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

The novelty of video conferencing is over; now it’s time to be effective on video calls

Now that the country is re-opening, a lot of companies — and employees — are considering making distance working a part of their operations. A CNBC poll discovered that 43% of Americans want to work at least partially from home. I have reserva.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2020

These 5 Bay Area public companies are winning this year despite Covid

2020 has been a year like no other in recent American history, rattling institutions and causing rampant economic losses across the country. Small businesses have been hit the hardest, but public company powerhouses are not immune to the carnage. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2020

Canadian Trucking Buoyed By Federal Lifeline; "Bridge Financing"

  A small group of Canadian trucking companies got a piece of good news when the federal government announced on Monday it would become a lender of last resort for the country's biggest firms. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 12th, 2020

California Targets Two Trading Companies Over Fuel Prices, But Diesel Isn"t Part Of The Lawsuit

The California Attorney General this week went after what it said was a scheme to inflate fuel prices in California, where prices at the pump are always significantly higher than the rest of the country. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 8th, 2020

Bond Report: Treasury yields hold ground as traders brace for dismal jobs report

U.S. Treasury yields hold steady on Friday as traders wait for the jobs report to confirm the dismal employment picture across the country, with companies laying off employees to trim costs in the hopes of seeing through the current economic downturn......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2020

Dutch Central Bank to Crypto Firms: Register in 2 Weeks or Shut Down

Dutch crypto companies must register with the Netherlands’ central bank by May 18 or cease operations immediately as the country enforces new anti-money laundering regulations required by the European Union......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 5th, 2020

Summer internship canceled? Not at these companies embracing virtual versions

There won't be any college kids on Humana's five main campuses around the country this summer. Their summer inte.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 3rd, 2020

Most U.S. firms have no plans to leave China due to coronavirus: survey

The majority of American companies in China have no plans to relocate production or sourcing activities to other parts of the country or abroad due to the coronavirus, a survey showed on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 16th, 2020

Chinese Tech Giants Tencent, Baidu, Huawei, Others Part Of Country"s National Blockchain Committee

Some of the biggest technology companies in China have a representation in the country's newly-created national blockchain committee, a list of members published by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has revealed. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 15th, 2020

Most insurers won"t touch coronavirus coverage. In China, It"s easy to get.

Insurance companies in China are taking on an unusual mission: They are promising to cover business losses from the coronavirus pandemic as hundreds of millions of people return to work and the country tries to rev up its economic engine......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 10th, 2020

U.S. banks prepare to seize energy assets as shale boom goes bust

Major U.S. lenders are preparing to become operators of oil and gas fields across the country for the first time in a generation to avoid losses on loans to energy companies that may go bankrupt, sources aware of the plans told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 9th, 2020