Businesses provide the means by which goods and services are exchanged
and the basis for the economy on a local, national, and global
scale. They may provide consumer products, consumer services,
durable goods such as refrigerators and televisions, capital goods such
as machinery and commercial vehicles, raw materials such as wheat and
corn, semi-finished goods such as computer components, finished goods
such as cars and trucks, or business services such as insurance and
banking. Business has always been strongly influenced by the
economic climate and world events. In turn, the health of the
business sector greatly influences the economy.
Browse the headlines below to find relevant and up-to-date business news
from around the globe.
The Chancellor is reportedly looking to 'level up the playing field' between online and high street businesses - the latter of which have been hugely hit by three national lockdowns in England.
Daily Mail. Sun, 28 Feb 2021 01:00:54 +0000.
It took two years. But the Founder Institute, an accelerator for pre-seed stage startups, boiled the SDGs down into actionable, small-business friendly steps that founders can choose from.
By Anne Field, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 12:01:37 -0500.
A multi-billion dollar global investment manager based in New York is looking to grow its office presence in North Texas, sources with knowledge of the deal told the Dallas Business Journal.
Ryan Salchert, Bill Hethcock and Catherine Leffert. American City Business Journals. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 15:44:50 +0000.
Restaurants are one of the hardest-hit industries during the pandemic, so if you want to support a local business, there are plenty of restaurant weeks happening all weekend.
Stacey Baca. ABC News. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 13:18:51 +0000.
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) held its Canada Town Hall yesterday, to present the annual BTI Outlook focused on Canada, and the Associations regional plans for the year ahead.
Travel Industry Wire. 2021-02-26 14:54:55 EST.
The United States is offering a $250,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Kremlin-friendly Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin in connection with alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Radio Liberty. Fri, 26 Feb 2021 18:08:23 +0000.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - A bill is headed to the governor's desk that would provide minimal-interest loans to businesses in New Mexico that lost income in 2020 amid the pandemic and emergency health restrictions. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 23:01:27 -0500.
The Trump administration’s deregulatory push that President Biden ended on his first day in office helped businesses save about $160 billion, according to an analysis issued as Mr. ...
David Sherfinski. Washington Times. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 18:30:12 -0500.
Missing Australian millionaire and alleged fraudster Melissa Caddick has been found dead following a bombshell development in the months-long case.Police said Caddick's foot was found on a NSW south coast beach by campers, and ...
New Zealand Herald. Fri, 26 Feb 2021 10:36:12 +1200.
Former U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach John Geddert was charged Thursday with two dozen crimes, including sexual assault, human trafficking and running a criminal enterprise, ...
Sarah Polus. The Hill. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 18:06:37 +0000.