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Reaction to China's easing of COVID restrictions in major policy shift

Reaction to China’s easing of COVID restrictions in major policy shift

Dec 7 (Reuters) – China on Wednesday announced the most sweeping changes to its strict zero COVID policy since the pandemic began three years ago, easing rules that had curbed the spread of the virus but had hobbled the world’s second-largest economy worldwide and sparked protests. The easing of rules, which include allowing infected people …

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Yellen says 'no plans' to step down as Treasury secretary, sees 'possible' soft landing for US economy

Yellen says ‘no plans’ to step down as Treasury secretary, sees ‘possible’ soft landing for US economy

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Wednesday she had “no plans” to step down from her post amid continued talk of the former Fed chairman’s role in the Biden administration. Speaking at the New York Times Dealbook Summit in New York, Yellen said: “I am committed to staying [as Treasury Secretary]. I have no intention of …

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Foxconn apologizes for payroll error at Chinese iPhone factory after workplace unrest

Foxconn apologizes for payroll error at Chinese iPhone factory after workplace unrest

Foxconn says it is working with staff to resolve disputes Major iPhone factory rocked by protests over wages and conditions Apple says it has a team on the ground in Zhengzhou TAIPEI/SHANGHAI, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Foxconn (2317.TW) said on Thursday that a payroll-related “technical error” occurred when hiring new hires at a coronavirus-hit iPhone …

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Foxconn's massive iPhone factory in China rocked by new worker unrest

Foxconn’s massive iPhone factory in China rocked by new worker unrest

Online footage shows hundreds of workers protesting Surveillance cameras and windows smashed by men with sticks Workers complain of late payments and insufficient food SHANGHAI/TAIPEI, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Hundreds of workers joined protests at Foxconn’s (2317.TW) flagship iPhone factory in China, with some men smashing surveillance cameras and windows, pictures showed images uploaded to …

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Updates: Mumu Hotpot at Bay Street;  Soft opening of Simburgh Bakery;  End of Public Market Bakery popup;  Food Hall Adeline Updates - The E'ville Eye Community News

Updates: Mumu Hotpot at Bay Street; Soft opening of Simburgh Bakery; End of Public Market Bakery popup; Food Hall Adeline Updates – The E’ville Eye Community News

Some local business news since our last update in August. Construction of the Bay Street “Dinning Terrace” continues with construction of Uchiwa Ramen, Shake Shack and Arthur Mac’s Little Snack progressing steadily. The previously advertised Sababa Israeli street food is no longer listed on the Bay Street website. Previously announced Core Power Yoga opened to …

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Roche's Alzheimer's drug fails in long-awaited trial

Roche’s Alzheimer’s drug fails in long-awaited trial

Trials show small benefit, but without statistical validity Roche setback leaves Biogen and Eisai as leaders in the field It’s up to Roche’s CEO-designate to revive development fortunes Roche shares down 3.4%, its development partner Morphosys down 29% Nov 14 (Reuters) – Roche’s (ROG.S) drug candidate for Alzheimer’s disease has not been shown to slow …

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