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Your Digital Self: Chinese censorship, New Year travel complicate effort to contain coronavirus
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 07:10:11 GMT
The SARS outbreak in 2003 gives a roadmap of what to expect with the new Wuhan virus that’s spreading to other countries.
Dow Jones Newswires: Remy Cointreau sales fall, suspends guidance ahead of new roadmap
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 07:02:34 GMT
The French spirits maker posted sales of 290.2 million euros ($321.3 million), down from EUR321.5 million a year before and significantly missing analysts’ expectations of EUR309 million, according to a consensus estimate by FactSet.
Deutsche Chief Executive on Brexit: Britain ‘pulling in the right direction’
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 07:00:33 GMT
Speaking in a debate at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Christian Sewing reiterated his commitment to maintaining “a material and very important” presence in the U.K.
Dow Jones Newswires: Ericsson raises dividend as 5G momentum continues
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 06:58:18 GMT
The telecommunications equipment company reported a quarterly net profit attributable to shareholders of 4.43 billion Swedish kronor ($465 million), from a loss of SEK6.55 billion in the year-earlier period.
Dow Jones Newswires: Saint-Gobain: U.S. affiliate files for Chapter 11 to resolve asbestos liabilities
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 06:37:21 GMT
Compagnie de Saint-Gobain SA said late Thursday that its U.S. affiliate DBMP LLC has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings in an effort to resolve its liabilities related to asbestos claims
The Moneyist: My husband wrote a secret will when our marriage was rocky, but we are in a happier place now — should I now write one too?
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 05:32:50 GMT
‘I do not know what is in this will, but it’s still current and in his brother’s possession.’
Asia Markets: Asia stocks recover Friday from beating 1 day earlier on Lunar New Year eve
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 04:57:33 GMT
Stocks in Asia were able to hold their own in early Friday trading following a big down day Thursday that was triggered by jitters over the spread of a coronavirus strain that has killed at least 17 people.
Uber drivers in California can now set their own fares — yet they may end up earning less money
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 03:30:28 GMT
Following the new gig-economy law in California, Uber is testing out a new feature that allows drivers to set their own rates.
These are the favorite charitable causes of America’s wealthiest families — and climate change is NOT one of them
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 03:02:16 GMT
A new report by Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors and Campden Wealth sheds light on the favorite causes of the 1%.
Why the middle-aged ‘dad bod’ could be deadly instead of sexy
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 02:54:28 GMT
The hazards of excess body weight appear to be more perilous in men than in women, new research finds.