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As UK businesses transition into a post-lockdown environment, Allianz has launched a free legal advice line for its commercial insurance customers. The Lawphone legal advice line will be free of charge until September 30, and is open to all Allianz commercial policyholders,...
Egypt has seized the Ever Given and demanded over $900 million in compensation for the blockage the container ship caused at the Suez Canal last month, according to CNN. An Egyptian court ruled that Shoei Kisen Kaisha, the ship's owner, needed to cover the damages resulting from stalled...
The advancement of digitalisation is now bringing benefits to businesses in hard-to-reach locations, transforming the way they operate and making life easier for customers in remote areas inadequately served by terrestrial networks. As it unveils its connectivity solution, Voyager Edge,...
The traffic jam at the Suez Canal will soon begin easing, but behemoth container ships like the one that blocked that crucial passageway for almost a week and caused headaches for shippers around the world aren’t going anywhere. Global supply...
Last week, calls for the cancellation of H&M and other Western brands went out across Chinese social media as human rights campaigns collided with cotton sourcing and political gamesmanship. Here’s what you need to know about what’s going on...
In a start-up economy of self-described “boss babes,” Ashley Sumner wants to be known in simpler terms. While on a run near her home in the Venice neighborhood of Los Angeles in early March, Ms. Sumner was thinking about identity...
After almost a week, salvage teams have partially freed and refloated the 1,300-foot Ever Given ship stuck in the Suez Canal, raising hopes that the vital trade route could soon reopen. Freedom for the stranded Ever Given ship would...
Google tried to copy Amazon’s playbook to become the shopping hub of the internet, with little success. Now it is trying something different: the anti-Amazon strategy. Google is trying to present itself as a cheaper and less restrictive option for...
Tencent is feeling the pressure from China’s mounting scrutiny of big internet companies as regulators continue to roll out new measures that could hinder the growth of some of its most promising businesses. Shares of the Hong Kong-listed web giant...
Two months into the new administration, labor leaders are proclaiming Joseph R. Biden Jr. to be the most union-friendly president of their lifetime — and “maybe ever,” as Steve Rosenthal, a former political director for the A.F.L.-C.I.O., said in...
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