PopMuse: Business http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Save Lives By Greater Enforcement Of Road Laws, Parliamentary Body Tells U.K. Government https://www.forbes.com/sites/carltonreid/2020/06/03/save-lives-by-greater-enforcement-of-road-laws-parliamentary-body-tells-uk-government/ https://www.forbes.com/sites/carltonreid/2020/06/03/save-lives-by-greater-enforcement-of-road-laws-parliamentary-body-tells-uk-government/ Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:46:17 UTC Carlton Reid, Senior Contributor at Forbes - Business The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has told the U. K. government that lives could be saved if there was greater enforcement of road laws. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Early Facebook staffers denounce Zuckerberg stance on Trump posts http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/cnRHFqdtnmE/early-facebook-staffers-denounce-zuckerberg-stance-on-trump-posts-idUSKBN23A3G4 http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/cnRHFqdtnmE/early-facebook-staffers-denounce-zuckerberg-stance-on-trump-posts-idUSKBN23A3G4 Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:41:57 UTC Reuters: Business News Nearly three dozen former employees from Facebook's early days on Wednesday blasted Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg's decision not to act against incendiary posts by U.S. President Donald Trump as "cowardly" and a "betrayal" of company ideals. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Pilgrim's Pride CEO indicted over alleged U.S. chicken price-fixing http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/dZdD-K2gecQ/pilgrims-pride-ceo-indicted-over-alleged-u-s-chicken-price-fixing-idUSKBN23A2TF http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/dZdD-K2gecQ/pilgrims-pride-ceo-indicted-over-alleged-u-s-chicken-price-fixing-idUSKBN23A2TF Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:39:31 UTC Reuters: Business News The chief executive of Pilgrim's Pride Corp, a major U.S. poultry company, was indicted along with three other current and former industry executives on charges of seeking to fix the price of chickens, the Justice Department said on Wednesday. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ On Raul Castro's birthday, U.S. threatens Cuba remittances http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/Q7U0tmlQNYM/on-raul-castros-birthday-u-s-threatens-cuba-remittances-idUSKBN23B01Y http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/Q7U0tmlQNYM/on-raul-castros-birthday-u-s-threatens-cuba-remittances-idUSKBN23B01Y Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:33:02 UTC Reuters: Business News The Trump administration expanded on Wednesday its list of Cuban entities that Americans are banned from doing business with to include the financial corporation that handles U.S. remittances to the Communist-run country. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Amazon is sued over warehouses after New York worker brings coronavirus home, cousin dies http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/750hKf-5KKw/amazon-is-sued-over-warehouses-after-new-york-worker-brings-coronavirus-home-cousin-dies-idUSKBN23A3FI http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/750hKf-5KKw/amazon-is-sued-over-warehouses-after-new-york-worker-brings-coronavirus-home-cousin-dies-idUSKBN23A3FI Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:29:51 UTC Reuters: Business News Amazon.com Inc has been sued for allegedly fostering the spread of the coronavirus by mandating unsafe working conditions, causing at least one employee to contract COVID-19, bring it home, and see her cousin die. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Senate passes fix to COVID-19 payroll loan program after businesses complain about changing rules http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/business/~3/W0kmcE8z7fU/oversight-committee-holds-first-hearing-on-covid-19-relief-spending http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/business/~3/W0kmcE8z7fU/oversight-committee-holds-first-hearing-on-covid-19-relief-spending Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:27:15 UTC Sarah D. Wire at L.A. Times - Business Paycheck Protection Program recipients say the Treasury Department shouldn't be able to change the rules after loans were made. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Retailers, Still Reeling From Coronavirus, May Have Just Been Dealt That One-Two Punch https://www.forbes.com/sites/andriacheng/2020/06/03/retailers-still-reeling-from-coronavirus-may-have-just-been-dealt-that-one-two-punch/ https://www.forbes.com/sites/andriacheng/2020/06/03/retailers-still-reeling-from-coronavirus-may-have-just-been-dealt-that-one-two-punch/ Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:22:54 UTC Andria Cheng, Senior Contributor at Forbes - Business As brands seek to strike a sensitive tone and stand with the protesters in championing for reform and justice, the perfect storm for the retail and food service industry may be too big for many to weather. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ U.S. dollar's shine fading, but risk high of rush to safe havens: Reuters poll http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/0vMx3P33Oh4/u-s-dollars-shine-fading-but-risk-high-of-rush-to-safe-havens-reuters-poll-idUSKBN23B013 http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/0vMx3P33Oh4/u-s-dollars-shine-fading-but-risk-high-of-rush-to-safe-havens-reuters-poll-idUSKBN23B013 Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:20:27 UTC Reuters: Business News A fading of the U.S. dollar's allure will continue as global funding strains ease, but a majority of analysts polled by Reuters said there was a high risk that the U.S.-China trade standoff will renew safe-haven bets in the next six months. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Senate passes bill lengthening coronavirus small-business loan terms http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/N7h7VxxeleA/senate-passes-bill-lengthening-coronavirus-small-business-loan-terms-idUSKBN23A3JD http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/N7h7VxxeleA/senate-passes-bill-lengthening-coronavirus-small-business-loan-terms-idUSKBN23A3JD Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:16:29 UTC Reuters: Business News The U.S. Senate unanimously approved legislation on Wednesday giving small businesses up to 24 weeks to use Paycheck Protection Program loans created during the coronavirus pandemic, up from the current eight-week deadline. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Snapchat removes Trump account from curated promotional section http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/fkSpLC2-QQY/snapchat-removes-trump-account-from-curated-promotional-section-idUSKBN23A2YI http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/fkSpLC2-QQY/snapchat-removes-trump-account-from-curated-promotional-section-idUSKBN23A2YI Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:10:03 UTC Reuters: Business News Snap Inc said it would no longer promote U.S. President Donald Trump's account in Snapchat's Discover section, saying his incendiary comments last week made the account ineligible for the curated section where users explore new content. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/