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TechCrunch
September 24, 2020
Anduril among companies tapped to build the Air Force’s ‘internet of things’ for war

Palmer Luckey’s young defense company has been selected by the Air Force for work on a cutting-edge, multibillion dollar nervous system for war. Luckey announced the news that Anduril was one of the selected vendors for the project, known as the Advanced Batt…

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Reuters
September 24, 2020
Kenya anti-graft agency slams procurement of COVID-19 equipment - Reuters

Kenya's anti-corruption agency has documented evidence of "criminal" behaviour by officials over the procurement of COVID-19 emergency equipment, said a report presented to the Senate.

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Reuters
September 24, 2020
UPDATE 1-Britain's Morrisons reintroduces rationing after new COVID curbs - Reuters

Morrisons on Thursday became the first major British supermarket chain to reintroduce shopper restrictions on purchases of key items after the government imposed new measures to stem a second wave of COVID-19.

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Reuters
September 24, 2020
Fashion label Chanel issues bond linked to climate targets - Reuters

French luxury label Chanel on Thursday raised a 600 million euro ($699 million) bond with clauses linked to its environmental goals, as firms in a sector under scrutiny from waste-conscious shoppers ratchet up green initiatives.

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Yahoo Entertainment
September 24, 2020
Montage Health Returns to Medline

Supply chain efficiencies designed to strengthen the delivery of high-quality patient care at Montage Health are part of a new medical surgical distribution agreement Medline announced today. As the system's primary supplier, Medline will exclusively provide …

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TechCrunch
September 24, 2020
E-commerce platform Whitebox raises $18M

Whitebox, a startup that manages e-commerce logistics and fulfillment for a variety for brands, has raised $18 million in Series B funding. While discussing the new funding, CEO Marcus Startzel repeated a point he made after Whitebox raised its $5 million Ser…

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Entrepreneur
September 24, 2020
Make Data-Driven Decisions for Your Business with This Tableau Training Bundle

Learn to visualize data like a pro.

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Theregister.com
September 23, 2020
One does not simply walk into supply chain software – but Microsoft is giving it a shot

New features announced for Dynamics 365, but is it enough in 'notoriously tricky' market? Ignite Microsoft has confirmed new features for its supply chain software in a bid to boost its stature in a market packed wall to wall with established competition.…

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Factbox: Promises by Canadian government to fight pandemic, support people and economy - Reuters India

Canada's Liberal government on Wednesday promised major new investments and policy initiatives to help the country recover from the coronavirus pandemic, saying that "this is not the time for austerity."

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Factbox: Promises by Canadian government to fight pandemic, support people and economy - Reuters UK

Canada's Liberal government on Wednesday promised major new investments and policy initiatives to help the country recover from the coronavirus pandemic, saying that "this is not the time for austerity."

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Factbox: Promises by Canadian government to fight pandemic, support people and economy - Reuters

Canada's Liberal government on Wednesday promised major new investments and policy initiatives to help the country recover from the coronavirus pandemic, saying that "this is not the time for austerity."

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
FACTBOX-Promises by Canadian government to fight pandemic, support people and economy - Reuters

Canada's Liberal government on Wednesday promised major new investments and policy initiatives to help the country recover from the coronavirus pandemic, saying that "this is not the time for austerity."

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Yahoo Entertainment
September 23, 2020
A&R Logistics' Chief Environmental, Health, Safety and Security Officer Named to Supply and Demand Chain Executive's Inaugural "Women in Supply Chain" List

A&R; Logistics, North America's leading supply chain services company to the chemical industry, announced today that its Chief Environmental, Health, Safety and Security Officer, Dionne Quiachon, has been named a top female professional in supply chain by lea…

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
UPDATE 1-Shipping group CMA CGM to invest in Dubreuil Aero in logistics push - Reuters

Shipping group CMA CGM has agreed to buy a 30% stake in French airline company Groupe Dubreuil Aero as it continues to extend its presence in non-maritime transport.

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Dzone.com
September 23, 2020
Episode 1: “The Evolution” — Java JIT Hotspot and C2 Compilers (Building “Super Optimum Java Microservices Architecture” Series)

In my search for the most optimum container tech, I have been playing around with various combinations of OpenSource and frameworks. In this blog, I will walk you through what, I think, is one of the most optimum container stacks.

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Exclusive: Hyundai discussing concessions with EU regulators over Daewoo deal - sources - Reuters UK

The world's biggest shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd <267250.KS> is discussing concessions with EU antitrust regulators to allay concerns over its $1.8 billion bid for rival Daewoo <042660.KS>, people familiar with the matter said.

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Business Insider
September 23, 2020
Hotel lenders are racing to dump risky loans as the hospitality industry nears a breaking point, with defaults stacking up and high-profile properties starting to shutter

Summary List Placement Another prolific debt fund is moving to clear loans tied to the country's heavily distressed hotel industry. Mack Real Estate Credit Strategies, a New York-based specialty lender, is offering mortgages totaling $503 million that are ti…

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The Wall Street Journal
September 23, 2020
CME, Nasdaq to Launch Water Futures Contract

Market will be first of its kind for world’s most crucial commodity, organizers say

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Seeking Alpha
September 23, 2020
The More It Drops, The More I Buy

A lot of individual REITs sold off earlier this year and have not yet recovered. The rise in COVID-19 cases and the risk of further lockdowns is negatively impacting the market sentiment of REITs.

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Highsnobiety
September 23, 2020
ASKET’s Impact Receipt Reveals the Hidden & Damaging Cost of Clothing

It was just under a year ago when Highsnobiety joined ASKET on a globetrotting journey that sought to uncover the opaque world of clothing production. Today marks a bold new chapter in the Swedish label’s quest for full transparency with the launch of The Imp…

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Exclusive: Hyundai in talks with EU regulators on concessions over Daewoo deal - sources - Reuters

Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd <267250.KS>, the world's largest shipbuilder, is talking with EU antitrust regulators about concessions to allay concerns about its $1.8 billion bid for rival Daewoo <042660.KS>, people familiar with the matter said.

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Theguardian.comworld
September 23, 2020
Shortages threaten Johnson's pledge of 500,000 UK Covid tests a day

Exclusive: chemicals and machines needed to hit target by end of October are ‘a few weeks behind’

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Tesco boss tells UK shoppers not to panic buy after new COVID curbs - Reuters India

There is no need for shoppers to panic buy grocery supplies after Britain imposed new restrictions to stem a second wave of COVID-19, the boss of Tesco, the country's biggest supermarket chain, said on Wednesday.

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Tesco boss tells UK shoppers not to panic buy after new COVID curbs - Reuters India

There is no need for shoppers to panic buy grocery supplies after Britain imposed new restrictions to stem a second wave of COVID-19, the boss of Tesco, the country's biggest supermarket chain, said on Wednesday.

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XDA Developers
September 23, 2020
Samsung Galaxy M51 Review: The New Benchmark for Battery Life in Smartphones

Not too long ago, Samsung was ceding a lot of ground to China-based smartphone vendors such as Xiaomi and Realme in the budget, lower mid-range, and upper mid-range segments of the smartphone market. In 2017 and 2018, the company lost its position as the top …

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Canada's Trudeau to unveil plan to address coronavirus outbreak, revive economy - Reuters India

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will unveil on Wednesday what he says is a far-reaching plan to help the economy recover from the coronavirus pandemic while ensuring efforts to fight the outbreak do not falter.

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Bank of East Asia to launch sale of insurance business in strategy overhaul - Reuters

Hong Kong-based Bank of East Asia Ltd (BEA) <0023.HK> said on Wednesday it had decided to initiate a sale of its insurance business following the completion of a review of its portfolios and assets.

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Bank of East Asia to launch sale of insurance business in strategy overhaul - Reuters UK

Hong Kong-based Bank of East Asia Ltd (BEA) <0023.HK> said on Wednesday it had decided to initiate a sale of its insurance business following the completion of a review of its portfolios and assets.

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Canada's Trudeau to unveil plan to address coronavirus outbreak, revive economy - Reuters Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will unveil on Wednesday what he says is a far-reaching plan to help the economy recover from the coronavirus pandemic while ensuring efforts to fight the outbreak do not falter.

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Reuters
September 23, 2020
Canada's Trudeau to unveil plan to address coronavirus outbreak, revive economy - Reuters

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will unveil on Wednesday what he says is a far-reaching plan to help the economy recover from the coronavirus pandemic while ensuring efforts to fight the outbreak do not falter.

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Reuters
September 22, 2020
CANADA FX DEBT-C$ rebounds from 6-week ahead of potential further fiscal support - Reuters

(Adds strategist quotes and details throughout, updates prices) * Canadian dollar trades near flat against the greenback * Loonie hits weakest intraday level since Aug. 12 at 1.3345 * Price of U.S. oil settles 0.7% higher * Canadian bond yields were little ch…

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HYPEBEAST
September 22, 2020
Can Leather Ever be Sustainable?

When Filling Pieces launched its 683 line, the Amsterdam-based footwear label had an ambitious plan. The new collection’s name was taken from the added production costs incurred when creating more sustainable sneakers. By adding the extra cost to the title --…

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Yahoo Entertainment
September 22, 2020
12 amazing places to buy ethical shoes online

Where to buy ethically made shoes. Sustainable brands that meet several standards to protect the environment through footwear production.

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Business Insider
September 22, 2020
JLL just ramped up its life science business with the hire of an industry power player. Here's where he sees major opportunities in the buzzy space.

Summary List Placement   JLL has hired Travis McCready, formerly the President and CEO of the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, to run the firm's Life Science's real estate practice, which advises biotech and medical research companies on lab space, the re…

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TechCrunch
September 22, 2020
HubSpot’s new end-to-end sales hub aims to simplify CRM for mid-market customers

HubSpot, the Boston firm that made its name by helping to define the in-bound marketing concept, sees a pandemic landscape that’s changing the way companies sell, forcing more inside sales. Today, the company announced the HubSpot Sales Hub Enterprise at Inbo…

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Forbes
September 22, 2020
Supply Chain Resiliency In The Coronavirus Era

The time is now to formulate and execute a digital supply chain strategy that gathers real-time customer input and sentiment, increases flexibility, and operates efficiently.

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Business Wire
September 22, 2020
KBRA Releases Research – Coronavirus (COVID-19) Spotlight on U.S. Trade—Recession Trumps Conflict

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) releases research on recent U.S. trade and prospects going forward. In dissecting recent data releases, KBRA found that recession, rather than trade conflict or deglobalization, appears to be the defi…

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Reuters
September 22, 2020
Britain makes trade deal with EU more difficult: Irish foreign minister - Reuters

Britain is making it more difficult to reach a basic trade deal with the European Union by pushing through domestic legislation that undermines its international withdrawal treaty with the EU, Irish foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Tuesday.

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Motley Fool
September 22, 2020
Snowflake Gets Hit With Sell Rating After Spectacular Debut

The data warehousing specialist might not be able to live up to its current valuation.

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Phys.Org
September 22, 2020
Workers and companies face new legal and financial threats as pandemic continues

Workers are worried. Supply chain breaks have left shelves bare, and bank balances are hitting zero. The COVID-19 shutdown is forcing anyone trying to stay afloat to prepare for the worst.

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Reuters
September 22, 2020
RPT-ANALYSIS-COVID-19 vaccine verdicts loom as next big market risk - Reuters

Optimism that vaccines are on the way to end the coronavirus pandemic has been a major factor in this year’s U.S. stock resurgence. That will face a critical test in coming weeks, as investors await clinical data on whether they actually work.

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TechCrunch
September 22, 2020
Green Monday Holdings, the business arm of Hong Kong’s vegetarian advocacy group, raises $70 million from TPG, Swire Pacific

Green Monday Holdings, a manufacturer of plant-based pork substitute products and frozen meals and an operator of a chain of vegetarian-focused retail outlets and cafes, said it has raised $70 million in financing from investors including TPG’s The Rise Fund …

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