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The Guardian
September 20, 2021
Surge in UK job vacancies driven by low-paying work, says IFS

Report says employment opportunities still 30% below usual level for almost three-quarters of the workforceBritain’s worst labour market shortages in decades are being driven by employers struggling to recruit low-paid workers, research suggests, while vacanc…

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Entrepreneur
September 20, 2021
The United States will request the COVID vaccine to enter the country from November

For North American countries with land borders with the United States, the White House said it will extend restrictions on non-essential travel (such as tourism) until October 21.

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Reuters
September 20, 2021
Canadian dollar, TSX slide ahead of uncertain election outcome - Reuters

The Canadian dollar fell to a one-month low against its U.S. counterpart on Monday and the Toronto stock market posted its biggest decline since January as Canadians headed to the polls and worries about China roiled global financial markets.

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CNET
September 20, 2021
Tesla is 'irresponsible' for touting 'Full Self-Driving' features, NTSB says - Roadshow

National Transportation Safety Board Chair Jennifer Homendy said Tesla should focus on safety issues rather than expanding features.

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Android Central
September 20, 2021
Indian antitrust regulators accuse Google of abusing Android's dominance

The regulators say Google's restrictive trade practices have harmed both device makers and consumers. What you need to know The Competition Commission of India has accused Google of adopting anti-competitive and restrictive trade practices in the mobile …

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Reuters
September 20, 2021
EXCLUSIVE Partners Group raises $15 bln for private equity investing - Reuters

Partners Group Holding AG (PGHN.S) told Reuters on Monday it raised $15 billion for a private equity program to invest in assets such as technology, healthcare, and consumer goods companie…

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Github.com
September 20, 2021
ClickHouse, Inc

ClickHouse® is a free analytics DBMS for big data. Contribute to ClickHouse/ClickHouse development by creating an account on GitHub.

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Reuters
September 20, 2021
Exclusive: Partners Group raises $15 billion for private equity investing - Reuters

Partners Group Holding AG told Reuters on Monday it raised $15 billion for a private equity program to invest in assets such as technology, healthcare, and consumer goods companies.

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Reuters
September 20, 2021
Factbox: The platforms of the major parties in Canada's election - Reuters

Key policy priorities of the main Canadian parties in the Sept. 20 federal election.

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InfoQ.com
September 20, 2021
NSA and CISA Publish Kubernetes Hardening Guidance

The National Security Agency(NSA) in partnership with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency(CISA) recently published the Kubernetes Hardening Guidance, a technical report focused on securing Kubernetes environments. The report identifies the …

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Fashionista
September 20, 2021
AGMES Jewelry Seeking CANDIDATE FOR FULL-TIME PRODUCTION MANAGER in New York CITY

AGMES is a New York-based jewelry line focusing on clean lines and sculptural silhouettes. All pieces are handmade locally in New York from precious metals. We are dedicated to creating pieces that will become modern heirlooms and embody a sense of timelessne…

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Reuters
September 20, 2021
COVID creates shortages of an array of U.S. medical supplies - Reuters

Shortages of masks and gloves that marked the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic have spread to a host of other items needed at medical facilities in the United States, from exam tables and heart defibrillators to crutches and IV poles.

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Investorplace.com
September 20, 2021
7 Best Cryptos to Buy During Altcoin Season

I’ve been on the sidelines with cryptocurrencies, but it’s an asset class that is fascinating for many reasons. For many crypto investors, the conversation about best cryptos begins and ends with Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD). However, it’s becoming increasingly appa…

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Gizmodo.com
September 20, 2021
How Transparent, 'Vampire' Catfish May Travel Unseen Through the Amazon River

The Amazon River basin’s most notorious bloodsuckers may not be all drama and gore after all. New findings suggest that some candiru—the vampire fish—may have a more benign relationship with their host fishes, using the hosts’ bodies as transportation or prot…

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USA Today
September 20, 2021
US extends land border restrictions with Canada, Mexico through Oct. 21

Border restrictions on nonessential travel have been extended again, this time through Oct. 21.

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The Indian Express
September 20, 2021
Centre announces uniform specifications for fortified rice

In his Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced the fortification of rice distributed under various government schemes.

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TechCrunch
September 20, 2021
The Station: Gogoro scoots into a SPAC, a Rivian milestone and Tesla prepares to unleash FSD beta software

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every weekend in your inbox. Hello readers: Welcome to The Station, your central hub for all past, present and future means of mov…

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The Guardian
September 20, 2021
No 10 dismisses ‘winter of discontent’ warnings amid energy crisis talks

Downing Street says UK is ‘highly resilient’ and rules out any immediate risk to energy suppliesNo 10 has brushed off the idea that there could be a winter of discontent with energy and food shortages over Christmas, saying the UK is “highly resilient”.With t…

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The Guardian
September 20, 2021
James Rodríguez in Qatar for possible move away from Everton

  • Colombian has not played in Premier League this season
  • Rodríguez out of favour with new manager Rafael Benítez
James Rodríguez has travelled to Qatar for talks over a possible move from Everton 12 months after his arrival from Real Ma…

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Reuters
September 20, 2021
UK meat processor Cranswick says CO2 shortages could halt production - Reuters

London-listed meat processor Cranswick (CWK.L) warned on Monday that a shortage of carbon dioxide in Britain coupled with a labour crunch could bring production to a halt throughout the sup…

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Zacks.com
September 20, 2021
Zacks.com featured highlights include: Superior Group of Companies, SeaWorld, Apple, AutoNation and Ternium

Zacks.com featured highlights include: Superior Group of Companies, SeaWorld, Apple, AutoNation and Ternium

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Zacks.com
September 20, 2021
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Nike, lululemon athletica, Crocs, Deckers Outdoor and Skechers

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Nike, lululemon athletica, Crocs, Deckers Outdoor and Skechers

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TechCrunch
September 20, 2021
FloBiz raises $31 million to scale its neobank for small businesses in India

FloBiz, an Indian startup that is building a neobank for small- and medium-sized businesses in the South Asian market, said on Monday it has raised $31 million in a new financing round as it works to broaden its product offerings. Sequoia Capital India led th…

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Reuters
September 19, 2021
UK seeks to break down digital trade barriers, says minister - Reuters UK

Britain will look to break down digital trade barriers to help its businesses export their services, the country's newly appointed trade minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan will say on Monday.

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Reuters
September 19, 2021
UK set for most widespread pay rises in over a decade - CBI - Reuters UK

More British employers are planning pay rises than at any time since the global financial crisis as they struggle to recruit staff following the coronavirus pandemic and Brexit, data from the Confederation of British Industry showed on Monday.

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The Guardian
September 19, 2021
UK-France defence summit cancelled in Aukus row

Paris furious at scrapping of Australian submarine contract and new three-way technology pactA Franco-British defence ministers’ summit due to take place this week has been cancelled as Paris steps up its protests over the loss of a £48bn submarine contract w…

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TechCrunch
September 19, 2021
How to meet the demand of EV infrastructure and maintain a stable grid

A combination of a new blueprint for managing energy on the grid plus behavior change is needed.

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The Verge
September 19, 2021
NTSB official says Tesla should address “basic safety issues” before expanding full self-driving

Jennifer Homendy, chair of the National Transportation Safety Board, said Tesla should address “basic safety issues” before the carmaker can expand its so-called “full self-driving” mode.

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Reuters
September 19, 2021
New centrist faction to run in Bulgaria's third election this year - Reuters

Popular former interim economy and finance ministers have set up a centrist political faction to compete in Bulgaria's third parliamentary election this year on pledges to tackle widespread corruption and foster a fairer distribution of wealth.

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Business Insider
September 18, 2021
From an $18 hourly wage to the 'new factory town,' Amazon is taking the lead on lifting up America's working class

Amazon's influence on wages and hiring is massive. Congress wasn't able to pass a $15 minimum wage or a jobs program, but Amazon is moving the needle.

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The Guardian
September 18, 2021
Investing in vegan … how to put your money where your mouth is

For those on a plant-based diet, making sure investments and savings are in line with your principles is not always easyWhether it’s your local pub finally adding an option to its menu for the first time or a plant-based version of your favourite dessert hitt…

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Yahoo Entertainment
September 17, 2021
NFI provides update on supply chain disruptions and 2021 guidance

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Sept. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (TSX: NFI, OTC: NFYEF) NFI Group Inc. (“NFI” or the “Company”), a leading independent bus and coach...

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Reuters
September 17, 2021
UK's meat industry warns CO2 shortage could hit food supplies - Reuters

Britain's meat industry on Friday warned that an impending shortage of carbon dioxide (CO2) could cause massive disruption to food supplies within two weeks.

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Refinery29
September 17, 2021
What Do These Fashion Sustainability Buzzwords Really Mean?

Fashion trends come and go, and micro trends are even more fleeting. But one fashion movement that’s here to stay is sustainability. Propelled by the climate emergency, fashion sustainability is no longer an afterthought, but the epicentre of conversation.  …

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Forbes
September 17, 2021
Why Maggi Simpkins Is About To Break Records With A Million-Dollar Ring At Sotheby’s

If the ring sells as expected at the Brilliant & Black selling exhibition, it will be the first time a Black female designer has broken the million-dollar barrier and could also be the most expensive piece of jewelry by a Black designer ever sold by a major a…

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Reuters
September 17, 2021
UAE could invest further $1.4 bln in Britain this year, UK trade official says - Reuters

The United Arab Emirates could invest at least a further 1 billion pounds ($1.4 billion) in the United Kingdom this year after pledging 10 billion pounds this week to its investment partnership with the British government.

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The Guardian
September 17, 2021
The empty shelves crisis isn’t just down to Covid and Brexit – it's been decades in the making | Felicity Lawrence

Ever-worsening conditions in supply-chain jobs have made Britain’s shortages inevitable, and a pay rise for lorry drivers won’t end themThe retail phenomenon of 2021 is not a new fashion craze, electronic gadget or children’s toy. The most discussed items in …

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The Guardian
September 17, 2021
Retail sales in Great Britain fall amid supply chain disruption

Consumers switched from spending in supermarkets to dining out in August, says ONSRetail sales in Great Britain fell unexpectedly in August amid severe supply chain disruption and as consumers switched more of their spending from supermarkets to pubs and rest…

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TechCrunch
September 16, 2021
Ryder to build logistics network with autonomous trucking company Embark

Supply chain and fleet management solutions company Ryder is partnering with yet another autonomous trucking company. On Thursday, Ryder announced its plans to help Embark launch a nationwide network of up to 100 transfer points that will be owned and operate…

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BBC News
September 16, 2021
The big problem of building waste and how to tackle it

How better technology and regulation could cut the waste generated by the construction industry.

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Reuters
September 16, 2021
HP investors strike out in proposed class action over printing unit - Reuters

A California federal judge has thrown out HP investors’ amended lawsuit alleging that the company misled investors into believing the financial performance of its printing supply business was improving.

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Crikey
September 16, 2021
Taking the nuclear option

Good morning, early birds. China says Australia's new security pact with the UK and US could severely damage regional peace and intensify the arms race, and 70% of Australians over the age of 16 have now had their first COVID vaccine dose. It's the news you n…

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Decoration