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A second wave of the coronavirus outbreak in the United States “could happen” but is “not inevitable,” White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci said Wednesday.
Companies like Facebook and Twitter expect many employees to work far from headquarters after the pandemic. That calls for a change in corporate cultures.
Forests across the world are transforming as the Earth heats up and as more frequent and severe droughts, wildfires and disease outbreaks destroy trees.
Managed tourism is taking a more conscious attitude towards tourism development at the destination.
May 28, 2020 Our Economy Was Just Blasted Years Into the FutureSource: Marker
It is an unusual, once-in-a-lifetime, super-charging event for companies such as Clear and its surveillance rivals, rebranding themselves while becoming an answer for companies, offices, and agencies everywhere contemplating how...
May 28, 2020 Pushing Sustainability Forward Through a PandemicSource: Environmental Protection Online
Businesses have a responsibility to consider to environment--for the sake of the earth and consumers. That responsibility does not disappear during a pandemic, as climate change, resource scarcity, and many other challenges do...
May 28, 2020 “We All Failed”— The Real Reason Behind NY Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Surprising ConfessionSource: Forbes
On Monday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made an admission that is rare to hear from America’s top leaders – he got it wrong.
May 28, 2020 Goldman is bringing traders back to offices in New York and London in the ‘next several weeks’Source: CNBC
Goldman Sachs is planning on having some of its traders and other markets personnel return to offices in the U.S. and London in the next few weeks, executive John Waldron said Wednesday at an investor conference.
The closely followed index of U.S. consumer confidence rose slightly to 86.6 in May from a revised 85.7 in the prior month, the Conference Board reported Tuesday. This follows rapid declines in the index in March and April....
Source: Ink World
61% of consumers expect the brands they buy from to have clear sustainability practices.
May 27, 2020 Apple will reopen over 100 US retail stores this week, most with curbside or storefront service onlySource: 9 to 5 Mac
Apple plans to reopen many more of its US retail stores this week as some regions continue to see a decline in new COVID-19 infections and relax stay-at-home orders. The third wave of US reopenings begins tomorrow, with most...
We asked a panel of infectious disease and public health experts to rate the risk of summer activities, from backyard gatherings to a day at the pool to sharing a vacation house with another household.
May 26, 2020 WHO warns risk of reigniting coronavirus outbreaks complicating efforts to fend off additional misery: reportSource: Fox News
BANGKOK — The risks of reigniting coronavirus outbreaks are complicating efforts to fend off further misery for the many millions who have lost jobs, with a top health expert warning that the world is still in the midst of a...
A Europe-focussed part of the United Nations argues that the “mass use of cars will not be sustainable” after global lockdowns ease. To meet international climate change obligations, governments will instead have to fund and...
Source: Yahoo Finance/Reuters
FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany threw Lufthansa a 9 billion euro ($9.8 billion) lifeline on Monday, agreeing a bailout which gives Berlin a veto in the event of a hostile bid for the airline.
Novavax said on Monday it has started the Phase 1 clinical trial of a novel coronavirus vaccine candidate and has enrolled the trial’s first participants, with preliminary results slated for July.
May 22, 2020 Is The U.S. Ready to Reopen?Source: YouTube/CNBC - video
States across the country began reopening parts of their economies as early as April 24th. Guidelines for reopening differ wildly but a key difference lies in which sector can open first and the speed of the process. However,...
Source: Triple Pundit
Every pundit and economic analyst is weighing in on what should be included in the next round of stimulus funding to address the economic concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Two studies on monkeys published Wednesday offer some of the first scientific evidence that surviving COVID-19 may result in immunity from reinfection. In a separate published study Inovio Pharmaceuticals said its experimental...
May 22, 2020 Facebook to permanently embrace remote work - videoSource: YouTube/Reuters
Facebook Inc will permanently embrace remote work even after coronavirus lockdowns ease, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday, accelerating the tech sector's geographic diversification away from its home in Silicon...
Source: Sustainable Brands
The shadow of the unknown due to COVID could derail progress we’ve made toward a more sustainable future or it can motivate us to do better, faster. Now is the time for stakeholders throughout every organization to dig deep and...
Source: UC Today
here are plenty of companies, predating the virus, that struggled to flourish, and today, they’ve either collapsed or accustomed themselves to a new future in the cloud. Blame it on antiquated ways of thinking, or refusing to...
May 21, 2020 Coronavirus: All 50 US states move toward reopeningSource: BBC
As the country's death toll surpasses 92,000, all 50 US states have partially reopened after a two-month shutdown.
May 21, 2020 Coca-Cola CEO says economic impact of coronavirus lockdowns is ‘just starting to begin’Source: CNBC
Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey delivered a grim forecast for the global economy’s recovery from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday.
Source: The Guardian
A group of nine leading scientists who advised President Barack Obama has warned that the US has just three months to rebuild its stockpile of emergency medical equipment if it wants to be prepared for a second wave of...
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