Opinion | Democrats, the Midterm Jinx Is Not Inevitable

05/20/2022

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Robert Kuttner Mr. Kuttner is the author of “Going Big: FDR’s Legacy, Biden’s New Deal, and the Struggle to Save Democracy.” […]

U.S. FTC approves EnCap, EP deal with condition

03/25/2022

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Friday said it would require EnCap Investments LP to sell EP Energy’s entire Utah oil business to resolve allegations its planned merger would lead to higher prices. Reuters had previously reported that EP was exploring a sale […]

Russia’s Brutal Advance

03/04/2022

It’s creating a humanitarian crisis in Ukraine. By David Leonhardt The war in Ukraine is a mismatch. On one side is the Russian military, among the world’s largest and strongest forces. On the other side is Ukraine, a medium-sized country whose infrastructure is being destroyed […]

Zero Covid in China

02/04/2022

China’s zero-Covid policy has kept deaths very low. Can it continue? By David Leonhardt and Ian Prasad Philbrick World leaders are increasingly deciding that their countries need to figure out how to live with Covid-19 rather than minimize the number of cases. Britain, France, Denmark, […]

Land & Buildings says it is willing to offer $4.5 billion for LXP

01/31/2022

BOSTON (Reuters) -LXP Industrial Trust, a U.S. warehouse-focused real estate investment trust, said on Sunday it had received an expression of interest from hedge fund Land & Buildings Investment Management to acquire it for $4.5 billion. LXP plans to review Land & Buildings’ proposal with […]

JPMorgan mulling stake in Greek firm Viva Wallet -media

01/24/2022

FILE PHOTO: A sign outside the headquarters of JP Morgan Chase & Co in New York, September 19, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File PhotoATHENS (Reuters) – U.S. bank JPMorgan Chase is considering acquiring a 47% stake in Greek payments company Viva Wallet, Greek media reported on Monday […]

Hong Kong court finds former bourse exec not guilty of graft

12/03/2021

HONG KONG (Reuters) -A Hong Kong court said on Friday that Eugene Yeoh, former co-head of IPO vetting at the financial hub’s stock exchange operator, was not guilty of receiving bribes to look favourably on listing applications.FILE PHOTO: The logo of Hong Kong Exchanges & […]

Opinion | The Supply-Chain Crisis Is a Labor Crisis

11/17/2021

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Guy Platten Recommended: Inside Chloe Khans incredible 13th birthday party for rarely-seen daughter Destiny Mr. Platten is the secretary general of […]