Legal clashes await US companies that cover workers’ abortion costs

Abortion rights advocates protest before the US Supreme Court the day after the Supreme Court ruling in Dobbs v. Women’s Health Organization for Abortion, overturning the landmark Roe v. Wade abortion decision, in Washington, US, June 25, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 26 (Reuters) – A … Read more

Friday’s Russell rebalancing could increase volatility in a nervous stock market

A screen displays stock market information on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, US, May 18, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors in the volatile US stock market brace for what could be one … Read more

Exclusive: FAA urges airlines to act as wireless carriers planning to boost 5G signal

A Southwest commercial airliner flies over a cell phone tower as it approaches landing at John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, California, United States, Jan. 18, 2022. REUTERS/Mike Blake Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday urged the chief executives of … Read more

In the “miracle” city of Shenzhen, concerns about China’s economic future

SHENZHEN, China, June 13 (Reuters) – (This story was rewritten on June 12 to make it clear where in the penultimate paragraph) David Fong made his way from a poor village in central China to the booming southern city of Shenzhen as a young man in 1997. Over the next twenty-five years, he worked for … Read more

Malaysian companies rejected applications due to lack of expatriate workers

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian companies from palm oil growers to semiconductor makers are rejecting orders and ditching billions in sales as a shortage of more than a million workers threatens the country’s economic recovery. Despite the lifting of the COVID-19 freeze on recruiting foreign workers in February, Malaysia has not seen a significant return … Read more

US retailers cut prices but services keep inflation high

WASHINGTON, June 9 (Reuters) – Major US retailers such as Target Corp (TGT.N) And Wal-Mart (WMT.N)It has cut rates to clear overcrowded warehouses, but hotel revenue is pouring in as daily room rates and occupancy are above pre-pandemic levels. Used car prices are no longer rising at the chart-topping pace that led to an initial … Read more

Damaged, Boris Johnson UK inflicts victory in the party confidence vote

Big Rebellion deals for the Conservative Party a blow to the Prime Minister Johnson says it’s a ‘decisive result’ The bad mood of COVID-19 ‘Partygate’ LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson survived a confidence vote on Monday, but a major rebellion in his party over the so-called “party gateway” scandal dealt a blow … Read more

Chinese astronauts blast off to space station as construction goes into high gear

The Chinese space station is expected to be built by the end of 2022 Shenzhou-14 astronauts to supervise the arrival of the last two modules A space station to celebrate the permanent Chinese population in space BEIJING (Reuters) – China sent three astronauts on Sunday on a six-month mission to oversee a pivotal period for … Read more

Nvidia says video game market is slowing down; Stocks down 7%

May 25 (Reuters) – Chip designer Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) It forecast sales of video game chips to fall in the current quarter, and has surprised some analysts by bringing up new supply chain issues stemming from China’s COVID-19 shutdowns. CEO Jensen Huang told Reuters that revenue from Nvidia’s gaming business will post a percentage decline … Read more

Google says exclusive Russian hackers linked to new Brexit leak site

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – A new website that has published leaked emails from several high-profile supporters of Britain’s exit from the European Union is linked to Russian hackers, a Google cybersecurity official and former head of foreign intelligence in the United Kingdom said. The site – titled “Very English Coop d’Etat” – says it has published … Read more