• By NPR   -   Jan 18, 2018

    APPLE SAYS IT WILL CREATE 20,000 JOBS IN THE U.S

    Apple says that it's bringing billions of dollars back to the U.S. and using it to create a new campus and create 20,000 jobs. Analysts...

    Jobs, Job
  • By NPR   -   Jan 18, 2018

    NEWS BRIEF: HHS TO PROTECT RELIGIOUS OBJECTORS, TRUMP'S FIRST YEAR POLL, APPLE JOBS

    The Department of Health and Human Services is expected to announce the creation of a new division to protect health workers who object...

    Services, Polls, Job, Jobs, Service, Poll
  • By NPR   -   Jan 18, 2018

    APPLE SAYS IT WILL CREATE 20,000 JOBS WITH NEW CAMPUS

    Apple says it will build a new campus and create 20,000 new jobs as part of a sweeping investment plan for the U.S.

    Jobs, Job, Investment, Building, Invest, Investments
  • U.K. Lawmakers Want To Battle Waste With A 'Latte Levy' On Disposable Cups By NPR   -   Jan 17, 2018

    U.K. LAWMAKERS WANT TO BATTLE WASTE WITH A 'LATTE LEVY' ON DISPOSABLE CUPS

    The British Parliament is considering a 34-cent tax on to-go cups to encourage diners to bring their own reusable containers. The goal...

    Taxes, Tax
  • Saudi Arabia After Oil: An IPO, Tech Jobs, and Yanni By NPR   -   Jan 17, 2018

    SAUDI ARABIA AFTER OIL: AN IPO, TECH JOBS, AND YANNI

    The young crown prince is trying to figure out how to save his country before the money runs out.

    Job, Jobs, Tech, Savings
  • By NPR   -   Jan 17, 2018

    LIKE FLORIDA, MARYLAND WANTS TO BE EXEMPT FROM OFFSHORE DRILLING

    Now that the Trump administration has excluded Florida from its offshore drilling proposal, other places want the same. They're making...

    Places
  • Turning Soybeans Into Diesel Fuel Is Costing Us Billions By NPR   -   Jan 17, 2018

    TURNING SOYBEANS INTO DIESEL FUEL IS COSTING US BILLIONS

    The law that requires America to turn some of its soybeans into diesel fuel for trucks has created a new industry. But it's costing...

    Industry, Credit, Credits, Industries
  • The Case For Earmarks By NPR   -   Jan 16, 2018

    THE CASE FOR EARMARKS

    Congressional earmarks have a bad reputation. But, our guest argues, they're just what America needs.

  • By NPR   -   Jan 16, 2018

    TOYOTA ANNOUNCES MAKEOVER OF ITS FLAGSHIP CAR

    Toyota is investing in a major makeover of its Avalon sedan. It's an interesting choice because Americans are bypassing sedans in favor...

    Investment, Investments, Invest
  • By NPR   -   Jan 16, 2018

    BLACKROCK CEO SAYS COMPANIES NEED TO DO MORE THAN DELIVER PROFITS

    Laurence Fink, CEO of the investment firm BlackRock, is telling other CEOs they need to do more than just deliver profits. In a letter...

    New York, Investment, Companies, Company, Invest, Investments
  • By NPR   -   Jan 16, 2018

    HOW THE CONVENIENCE ECONOMY HAS LED TO CLUTTER IN URBAN CHINA

    The advent of shared bikes and food delivery service apps have led to an unprecedented amount of clutter on the sidewalks of China's...

    Service, China, Services, Economy
  • By NPR   -   Jan 15, 2018

    LINKEDIN CO-FOUNDER ON WHAT RESOLUTIONS SILICON VALLEY SHOULD MAKE FOR 2018

    Between sexual harassment scandals, fake ads and stronger calls for regulation, Big Tech had a rocky year in 2017. LinkedIn Co-founder...

    Tech, Ads
  • Wave Of Capitalist Optimism Sweeps Across Paris By NPR   -   Jan 15, 2018

    WAVE OF CAPITALIST OPTIMISM SWEEPS ACROSS PARIS

    The French president hopes his changes to labor laws and other initiatives will change the anti-business climate. Paris has launched...

    Paris, Business, Credits, Credit
  • By NPR   -   Jan 15, 2018

    WAVE OF CAPITALIST OPTIMISM SWEEPS ACROSS FRANCE

    The French president hopes his changes to labor laws and other initiatives will change the anti-business climate. Paris has launched...

    Paris, France, Business
  • Jakarta Stock Exchange Tower Evacuated After Floor Collapses By NPR   -   Jan 15, 2018

    JAKARTA STOCK EXCHANGE TOWER EVACUATED AFTER FLOOR COLLAPSES

    A mezzanine floor inside the Jakarta Stock Exchange tower collapsed on Monday, according to Indonesian authorities. A police spokesman...

    Exchange
  • After A Year In Office, Questions About Trump's Foreign Deals Go On. And On By NPR   -   Jan 15, 2018

    AFTER A YEAR IN OFFICE, QUESTIONS ABOUT TRUMP'S FOREIGN DEALS GO ON. AND ON

    When preparing to take the oath of office, President Trump promised to make no new foreign business deals. But a year later, ethics...

    Business, Credits, Credit
  • For 1 Attorney, A Lonely Legal Fight To Make Trump Comply With Rules By NPR   -   Jan 15, 2018

    FOR 1 ATTORNEY, A LONELY LEGAL FIGHT TO MAKE TRUMP COMPLY WITH RULES

    Attorney Jeffrey Lovitky took it upon himself last year to sue Trump. "It is intimidating," he says. Still, he's suing again, saying...

    Legal
  • The GOP's New Tax Plan Will Affect Everyone, But Will It Grow The Economy? By NPR   -   Jan 14, 2018

    THE GOP'S NEW TAX PLAN WILL AFFECT EVERYONE, BUT WILL IT GROW THE ECONOMY?

    You asked, we answered: Will the GOP tax plan boost economic growth? Not much , say many economists. (Image credit: The Washington...

    Taxes, Tax, Credits, Credit, Economy
  • The GOP's New Tax Plan Will Affect Everyone, But Will It Grow The Economy? By NPR   -   Jan 14, 2018

    THE GOP'S NEW TAX PLAN WILL AFFECT EVERYONE, BUT WILL IT GROW THE ECONOMY?

    You asked, we answered: Will the GOP tax plan boost economic growth? Not much , say many economists. (Image credit: The Washington...

    Taxes, Tax, Credits, Credit, Economy
  • By NPR   -   Jan 14, 2018

    HOW TRUMP'S CORPORATE TAX CUT IS PLAYING OUT FOR WAL-MART

    Companies like Wal-Mart say tax cuts are making it possible for them to boost wages. But other economic factors could also be contributing...

    Tax, Taxes, Company, Companies