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Plus: US executives band together on voting rights, New York State pension divests from oil sands and pressure ratchets up on Japanese companies
‘Perhaps they mark the moment when the state begins to be seen not just as a problem, but as a solution too’
Amazon, Google, G.M. and Starbucks were among those joining the biggest show of solidarity by businesses over legislation in numerous states.
Today may have similarities with the Roaring Twenties but remember bust can follow boom
Today’s data reflects backward-looking information, which is not necessarily a sign of what’s ahead.
Nearly a year after the Internet Engineering Task Force took up a plan to replace words that could be considered racist, the debate is still raging.
Former treasury secretary criticises the scale of Biden’s fiscal policy and warns it could lead to overheating and wasted resources
A coalition of law firms has joined business leaders in wanting to use their clout to oppose state legislation that would make it harder to vote.
Beijing had accused the internet-finance titan, a sister company of the e-commerce giant Alibaba, of flouting regulations in its quest for growth.
China’s $2.8 billion antitrust penalty against Alibaba far exceeds its previous fines for anticompetitive business practices.
The court shifted direction in cases on Covid-related limits on religious services after Justice Amy Coney Barrett replaced Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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The penalty is the biggest move to date in China’s campaign to tighten supervision of its internet Goliaths.
Recent setbacks raise doubt about how quickly businesses can respond to customers who seem intent on spending freely.
Sooner or later, monetary loosening will be needed. Delivering it with sub-zero rate cuts looks increasingly sensible
The island is going to great lengths to keep water flowing to its all-important semiconductor industry, including shutting off irrigation to legions of rice growers.
‘If you look at Spotify’s top 10 most popular artists of 2020, only two are women’