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Capital One says it won't use CFTC waiver related to oil lending

U.S. lender Capital One Financial Corp said on Saturday it would not use a U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) waiver after commodity price volatility lifted the bank's derivatives exposure toward a key regulatory threshold.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:01:14 -0400
Exclusive: Amazon in contact with coronavirus test makers for potential screenings on employees

Amazon.com Inc has been in contact with the CEOs of two coronavirus test makers as it considers how to screen its staff and reduce the risk of infection at its warehouses, according to internal meeting notes seen by Reuters.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 15:23:04 -0400
OPEC+ meeting delayed as Saudi Arabia and Russia row over oil price collapse: sources

OPEC and Russia have postponed a Monday meeting to discuss oil output cuts until April 9, OPEC sources said on Saturday, as a dispute between Moscow and Saudi Arabia over who is to blame for plunging crude prices intensified.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 14:27:03 -0400
The watchdogs overseeing the $2.3 trillion U.S. bailout

Who's watching over the U.S. government's largest bailout in history - the $2.3 trillion in fiscal stimulus to fight the economic impact of the coronavirus?

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 11:47:25 -0400
5G coronavirus conspiracy theory is dangerous fake nonsense, UK says

A conspiracy theory that links 5G mobile telecommunications masts to the spread of the novel coronavirus is dangerous fake news and completely false, Britain said on Saturday after masts in several parts of the country were torched.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 15:23:21 -0400
Exclusive: Amazon in contact with coronavirus test makers for potential screenings on employees

Amazon.com Inc has been in contact with the CEOs of two coronavirus test makers as it considers how to screen its staff and reduce the risk of infection at its warehouses, according to internal meeting notes seen by Reuters.

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 15:23:04 -0400
Tesla cuts contractors from California, Nevada factories: CNBC

Tesla Inc is cutting contractors from its U.S. car and battery plants, CNBC reported on Friday, citing workers and a contract staffing agency.

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 23:19:03 -0400
Exclusive: Amazon to delay Prime Day event due to coronavirus, outlines cloud risks

Amazon.com Inc is postponing its major summer shopping event, Prime Day, until at least August and expects a potential $100 million hit from excess devices it might now sell at a discount, according to internal meeting notes seen by Reuters.

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 18:10:24 -0400
Jobs in Demand During COVID-19

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 07:39:00 -0700