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China's economy slows as ‘zero COVID' drags down sales, industry

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Retail sales and industrial output for July fall short of analysts' forecasts after lockdowns stifle economic activity.
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The average U.S. gasoline price has fallen 45 cents in 3 weeks. It hasn't been enough to bring back demand, an industry analyst says

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

“The drop of a dollar per gallon has not been enough to restore motorist demand, which is in retreat due to sustained high price levels,” the analyst said in a statement.
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AI in Insurance: How three forward-looking insurers are infusing AI into their front, middle, and back offices

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Incumbent insurers have accelerated their use of mature AI deployments in the past year to meet changing customer expectations and better compete with insurtechs. Insider...
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Most airlines are now much smaller than they were before the pandemic. See the 20 biggest airlines in the world ranked by available seats

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Southwest Airlines. Jonathan Weiss/Shutterstock Airlines worldwide have been on a rollercoaster of schedule and operational challenges since March 2020. Carriers have shrunk...
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High turnover and mounting losses are plaguing Goldman Sachs' Marcus consumer-banking unit

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Hi, I'm Matt Turner, the editor in chief of business at Insider. Welcome back to Insider Weekly, a roundup of some of our top stories. On the agenda today: High turnover and...
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3 money habits a 6-figure-earning sex worker and a millionaire CEO have in common

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Entrepreneur Kendra Y. Hill and sex worker Jet Setting Jasmine. Mykahl Raphael/Courtesy of Jet Setting Jasmine Business consultant Kendra Y. Hill made $2 million during the...
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The Motor City is moving south as EVs change the automotive industry

20 hours ago   |   CNBC

Automakers are investing in towns across the American South. The new plants bring tax and workforce advantages as the industry moves toward EVs.
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THE PAYMENTS ECOSYSTEM: The biggest shifts and trends driving short- and long-term growth and shaping the future of the industry

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of The Payments Ecosystem research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider...
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Woodward: Will new climate spending lower winter heating costs?

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

While Senate Democrats named it the “Inflation Reduction Act,” most of the $500 billion in new spending would go to green energy and climate initiatives. And while the bill's...
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Talking Pillows, Champagne Sabering And Boozy Ice Cream At These Happening Hotels

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Summer has been a busy time in the hospitality industry as travel rebounds and properties around the world look to update their offering to meet surging demand. Whether you're...
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JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon rips remote work and Zoom as ‘management by...

The Wall Street CEO used the dated reference in a call with wealthy clients last week. Read more ...

Personalized coffees and prestige skincare: Consumers snap up premium items...

Personalized coffees, "prestige" skincare and "elevated" spreads: companies are focussing on premium products - and consumers seem to love it. Read more ...

A big weekend means big business on the North Shore

A big weekend means big business on the North Shore

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The FBI and Homeland Security warned of a spike in threats against federal...

Former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida was raided by the FBI on August 8. GIORGIO VIERA/AFP via Getty Images The FBI and DHS have reported a spike in... Read more ...

China's economy slows as ‘zero COVID' drags down sales, industry

Retail sales and industrial output for July fall short of analysts' forecasts after lockdowns stifle economic activity. Read more ...

Editorial: Deshaun Watson case has forced NFL to change

The National Football League might actually be showing signs of positive change after years of shoulder-shrugging and looking the other way when players are caught engaging in... Read more ...

Jelloian: China & Russia make friends in Africa - U.S. must respond

Russia and China have become increasingly prominent players in African politics over the last decade. Human rights activists, democracy advocates and security analysts should... Read more ...

S Korea offers North economic benefits for denuclearization

South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol is offering “audacious” economic assistance to North Korea if it abandons its nuclear weapons program Read more ...

Zito: It's the struggle, uncertainty and fear, stupid

SCRANTON, Pa. - Ask a restaurant owner how difficult the COVID-19 era has been, and the list of struggles is lengthy - loss of customers, supply chain problems, doubling and... Read more ...

China cuts interest rate to shore up sagging economy

China's central bank has trimmed a key interest rate to shore up sagging economic growth at a politically sensitive time when President Xi Jinping is believed to be trying to... Read more ...