Tesla Says "Public Health Epidemic Originating In China" A "Risk Factor" For Its Business

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), in its regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday, acknowledged the novel coronavirus as a "risk factor" facing its business and operations. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 14th, 2020

Volvo begins production on Tesla rival in China as factories come back online with strict mandates: Face masks at work and in public, multiple self-health checks daily, and tracking

Polestar While many carmakers in the US and Europe have shut down production in response to the novel coronav.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2020

China is Showing How Web Censorship is a Public Health Risk

Last week China unveiled a new law effectively banning its Internet users from posting negative .....»»

Category: topSource: redherringMar 4th, 2020

U.S. ramps up anti-coronavirus measures at border as impact spreads

The United States ramped up its response to the coronavirus epidemic on Friday, declaring a public health emergency and saying it would halt entry to foreign nationals who had been to China within the 14-day incubation period......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020

Stocks wilt after weak China data; euro zone GDP in focus

European equity markets nudged down on Tuesday as weak Chinese business surveys dampened appetite for risk, while investors braced for a spate of data on the region's economic health......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 30th, 2019

There"s an X-factor in Tesla"s go-private deal that no one is considering while they try to figure out what Elon Musk is thinking (TSLA)

Mark Brake/Getty Images The financial world is fixated on Tesla CEO Elon Musk's go-private deal for the company. But Tesla remains a public company — and all the business issues it was dealing with before the go-private plan was announced.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2018

Investing in your employees’ mental health is good business

Likely not visually apparent, your bottom line is bleeding due to a silent epidemic. Unaddressed mental illnesses are costing companies, whether they can see it or not. Mental illness is the No. 1 public health problem in the United States, more commo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018

Google Health still battling public distrust, Business Insider reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall22 hr. 48 min. ago

25 L.A. County businesses cited for Covid-19 violations in first half of September

Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer also shared data that illustrates how the county's Covid-19 cases are tied to business reopenings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2020

Philadelphia business leaders, public officials outline goals on racial equity and job training for Covid-19 recovery

The Philadelphia Regional Recharge and Recovery Taskforce is concentrating on equitable, workforce development and health and safety to reinvigorate the region's economy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2020

Coronavirus update: Global cases edge toward 30 million, and China says vaccine may be ready by November

The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 edged closer to 30 million on Tuesday, as a Chinese health official said a vaccine may be available for the public as early as November......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 15th, 2020

Five questions with the new dean of UH Manoa"s Richardson School of Law

Pacific Business News spoke with Nelson to discuss her vision for the law school moving forward, as well as what it's been like to assume a new leadership role during an unprecedented public health and safety crisis......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 9th, 2020

: Sweden adopted a controversial approach to tackling the coronavirus. Here’s how it plans to save Christmas

If Sweden loosens its public health recommendations for the elderly, who are at high risk for the coronavirus, it would signal another distinctive move from a country with a controversial approach to the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2020

State officials outline plan for limited in-person schooling under new public health order

As expected, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Thursday announced restaurants can offer indoor dining at 25% capacity beginning Saturday as part of an amended emergency public health order. Calling it an introduction of additional risk, Lujan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2020

Ending health disparities is focus of UB course

A group of UB educators is working to improve disparities in public health through a course offered to Buffalo business and community leaders......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 22nd, 2020

Tesla expands insurance business to China: Reports

Tesla CFO Zachary Kirkhorn said the insurance offering could expand to a “handful of states” outside of California by the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 18th, 2020

Tesla"s China business to boost shares to $1,900: Analyst

Tesla will reach $1,900 a share amid strong demand from China and a "game changing" battery business, according to Wedbush analyst Dan Ives......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 17th, 2020

Public health officials: It"s time to start treating Covid-19 like the new normal

Covid-19 is going to be around for years, according to public health officials speaking at a virtual event held by the Puget Sound Business Journal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2020

Smaller GOP convention still "high-risk event" for Charlotte

The Charlotte City Council praised Covid-19 protocols for the upcoming Republican National Convention after hearing presentations Monday from the county public health director and the convention’s medical adviser. Dr. Jeffrey Runge, senior adv.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2020

The pandemic underscores how public parks shape public health

Uneven access to green spaces is a health risk that can affect longevity and mental health. Even when park access is available, the quality of parks is highly correlated with neighborhood demographics......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 31st, 2020

Austin Covid stats look better but ICUs full so Stage 4 remains

While the seven-day rolling average of hospital admissions has dropped below 40, which puts the area into Stage 3 on the Austin Public Health risk-based guidelines chart, health officials have opted to keep it at Stage 4. During APH’s weekly C.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2020