CHINA ORDERS FIRMS TO STOP BUYING U.S. FARM GOODS

China has told state-owned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States, sources tell Reuters, after Washington...

COFFEE AND SNACK CHAINS TRY TO FIGURE OUT NEW NORMAL

Chains like Starbucks and Pret A Manger face a challenge figuring out how to keep staff and customers safe, while also making a profit....

 
 
 

STOCK FUTURES HIT THREE-MONTH HIGH ON PROSPECTS OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY

U.S. stock index futures hit a three-month high on Tuesday as hopes of a rebound from a coronavirus-led economic slump prevailed over...

GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTS RECALL EARLIER TENSIONS, PROMISES OF ECONOMIC CHANGE

In November 2015, the shooting death of Jamar Clark by Minneapolis police touched off a debate on race and economic inequality that...

 
 
 

SELL, STOW OR DUMP? CLOTHING STORES WRESTLE WITH MOUNTAIN OF STOCK

A mountain of apparel stock has been piling up in stores, distribution centers, warehouses and even shipping containers during months...

EXCLUSIVE: WINNING BIDDER FOR GRINDR HAS TIES TO CHINESE OWNER

An investor group that got U.S. approval to buy Grindr Inc has financial and personal links to the dating app's current owner, China's...

 
 
 

EU TO RULE ON AMS'S 4.6 BILLION EURO BID FOR OSRAM BY JULY 6

EU antitrust regulators will decide by July 6 whether to clear Austrian sensor maker AMS's 4.6 billion euro bid for German lighting...

GLOBAL SHARES CRUISE TO THREE-MONTH HIGHS, DOLLAR SHOWS THE STRAIN

World stocks climbed towards three-month highs on Tuesday as the global coronavirus recovery effort won out over U.S.-China tensions...

 
 
 

CHINA AUTO SALES GROWTH SEEN FOR SECOND STRAIGHT MONTH, BOOSTING RECOVERY HOPES

China's vehicle sales are estimated to rise 11.7% on year in May, its top auto industry body said on Tuesday, cementing hopes of a...

EMBRAER SEEKS BUSINESS PARTNERS BUT NOT A REPEAT OF THE BOEING DEAL

The world's No. 3 planemaker Embraer is open to new business partners after Boeing Co ditched a $4.2 billion deal that was years in...

 
 
 

OIL PRICES RISE BEFORE OPEC+ MEETING ABOUT EXTENDING OUTPUT CUTS

Oil prices rose on Tuesday on expectations that major producers would agree to extend output cuts that have shored up prices, during...

AUSTRALIA'S WOOLWORTHS TO REWARD OVER 100,000 STAFF WITH SHARES FOR VIRUS EFFORTS

Australia's biggest supermarket chain Woolworths Group said on Tuesday it will reward more than 100,000 of its staff with free company...

 
 
 

QATAR PETROLEUM'S $19 BLN LNG VESSEL ORDER BOON FOR S.KOREAN SHIPBUILDERS

South Korea's ailing shipbuilders have been thrown a lifeline in an increasingly tough market with a $19 billion order from Qatar Petroleum...

QATAR PETROLEUM'S $19 BILLION LNG VESSEL ORDER BOON FOR SOUTH KOREAN SHIPBUILDERS

South Korea's ailing shipbuilders have been thrown a lifeline in an increasingly tough market with a $19 billion order from Qatar Petroleum...

 
 
 

VIRGIN AUSTRALIA ADMINISTRATOR PICKS BAIN, CYRUS AS FINAL BIDDERS

Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd's administrator said on Tuesday it had selected Bain Capital and Cyrus Capital Partners as the final...

STOCKS MAKE CAUTIOUS GAINS AS U.S.-CHINA FRICTIONS SLOW RECOVERY RALLY

Asian stocks rose on Tuesday as investors' focus on the prospects of a global coronavirus recovery won out over familiar worries about...

 
 
 

SELL, STOW OR DUMP? RETAILERS WRESTLE WITH MOUNTAIN OF UNSOLD STOCK

Forget fast or slow fashion, now it's ground to a halt.

FRENCH FINANCE MINISTER: RENAULT LOAN NOT SIGNED YET, BUT SHOULD BE SOON

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday the government had not yet signed off on a planned 5 billion euro loan for carmaker...

 
 
 

NATGAS FLOWS TO U.S. LNG EXPORT PLANTS SINK TO 9-MONTH LOW DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

The amount of natural gas flowing on pipelines to U.S. liquefied natural gas export plants is at its lowest levels since August, a...

PLUNGING COST OF WIND AND SOLAR MARKS TURNING POINT IN ENERGY TRANSITION: IRENA

Plunging costs of renewables mark a turning point in a global transition to low-carbon energy, with new solar or wind farms increasingly...

 
 
 



Trump demanded his church photo-op because he didn't like being mocked for...

Trump demanded his church photo-op because he didn't like being mocked for hiding from protests in a bunker, reports say

President Donald Trump was enraged by coverage of him sheltering in a bunker during protests around the White House, according to several reports. In response, the reports... Read more ...

Global stocks jump as analysts say widespread protests in the US will have...

Global stocks jump as analysts say widespread protests in the US will have 'little to no effect' on markets

Global stocks climbed on Tuesday as investors largely ignored mass protests in the US, threats from President Donald Trump to deploy military forces to quash the protests, and... Read more ...

Here's what businesses damaged during civil unrest should know about...

Here's what businesses damaged during civil unrest should know about applying for insurance money - and how those worried about future damage can get for coverage

Small businesses suffered property damage losses amid protests against police brutality and the death of George Floyd. Protests that began peaceful turned destructive... Read more ...

Global stocks jump as analysts say widespread protests in the US will have...

Global stocks jump as analysts say widespread protests in the US will have 'little to no effect' on markets

Global stocks climbed on Tuesday as investors largely ignored mass protests in the US, threats from President Donald Trump to deploy military forces to quash the protests, and... Read more ...

Minneapolis Ranks Near The Bottom For Racial Equality

Minneapolis Ranks Near The Bottom For Racial Equality

The problem goes deeper than police misconduct. (Image credit: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

Germany is planning a fresh $112 billion domestic coronavirus stimulus...

Germany is planning a fresh $112 billion domestic coronavirus stimulus package, just days after the EU launched its historic $826 billion plan

Germany could launch a fresh package of stimulus of as much as €100 billion to defend against the coronavirus, Bloomberg reported, just days after the EU proposed a €750... Read more ...

New York City is reportedly voting on a bill that would criminalize the...

New York City is reportedly voting on a bill that would criminalize the NYPD's use of chokeholds during an arrest, as protests for George Floyd rage on

The New York City Council, the city's legislative body, will soon vote on legislation that would criminalize the use of a chokehold by NYPD officers during an arrest, NY1... Read more ...

A Lime investor predicts only 2 or 3 scooter players will win after...

A Lime investor predicts only 2 or 3 scooter players will win after COVID-19, meaning there's going to be a major crunch in Europe

Scooter startups are at a crossroads with COVID-19 and potential capital scarcity forcing an increased focus on sustainability and careful use of cash. In the US, the market... Read more ...

A white supremacist channel on Telegram encouraged followers to incite...

A white supremacist channel on Telegram encouraged followers to incite violence during police brutality protests by 'shooting in a crowd,' according to internal DHS memo

A white supremacist channel on Telegram encouraged its followers to spark violence to start a race war in the aftermath of the police killing of George Floyd, Politico... Read more ...

Air Force's top enlisted leader writes passionate post revealing greatest...

Air Force's top enlisted leader writes passionate post revealing greatest fear is waking up to find a black airman was killed by police

The US Air Force's top enlisted airman wrote an emotional and passionate post on Monday expressing not only his outrage over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in... Read more ...