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Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 21:53
Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

LG to Pay G.M. $1.9 Billion Over Bolt Battery Recall

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 20:45
General Motors has recalled 141,000 Bolts to replace battery packs that can catch on fire because of manufacturing defects.

Home Buyers Who Went All In on Evergrande Now Want Out

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 20:30
China Evergrande Group’s financial troubles, and the government policies that helped push it to the brink of collapse, have threatened an important economic driver: home sales.

Aspirin Use to Prevent 1st Heart Attack or Stroke Should Be Curtailed, U.S. Panel Says

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 20:30
Adults at high risk for cardiovascular disease may face serious side effects if they start a daily regimen of low-dose aspirin.

One Woman Won a Nobel This Year. Quotas Aren’t the Answer, an Official Says.

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 20:25
Only one of the 13 laureates this year was a woman, but the head of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences dismissed the idea of guaranteeing representation.

Inflation and Supply Chain Woes Cloud Future Earnings

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 19:29
Companies start reporting their third-quarter earnings this week, and profits are expected to have risen substantially. But worries of future growth are growing.

Samsung Chief Lee Jae-yong Pleads Guilty to Drug Charge

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 18:16
The head of South Korea’s largest company was accused of illegally using a sedative.

Harry and Meghan Get into Finance

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 17:23
The royal couple’s latest business partnership is all about sustainable investing.

Should Passengers Be Vaccinated or Tested to Fly Within the U.S.?

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 16:06
Numerous airline executives say no, but a growing number of politicians and medical experts say it is worth following Canada’s lead before holiday travel commences.

As Big Tech Grows in the Pandemic, Seattle Grows With It

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 15:30
Despite an overall decline in office leasing in the United States, technology companies gobbled up more space in the Seattle area than they had the previous year.

Book Review: ‘LaserWriter II,’ by Tamara Shopsin

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 14:30
In her novel “LaserWriter II,” Tamara Shopsin visits the free-spirited world of Tekserve, a beloved Mac repair shop in 1990s Manhattan.

I.M.F.'s Executive Board Says Kristalina Georgieva Can Remain

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 08:33
An independent inquiry commissioned by the World Bank had concluded that she played a central role in manipulating data to placate China.

Biden’s Proposal to Empower I.R.S. Rattles Banks and Their Customers

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 06:54
To help fund its new initiatives, the Biden administration wants banks to report more customer information. Account holders aren’t happy.

Clear Differences Remain Between France and U.S., French Minister Says

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 04:29
Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire says the two countries remain at odds over China and various security issues, even if they had effectively cooperated on overhauling the international tax system.

Netflix Employee Who Criticized Dave Chapelle Is Among 3 Suspended

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 04:23
Netflix said in a statement that the transgender employee, Terra Field, was not suspended because of the tweets critical of Mr. Chappelle’s show.

Loans Will Be the Key to Banks’ Future Fortunes

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 03:40
The big banks are expected to benefit from increased consumer spending when they report earnings this week. Where they go from here will depend greatly on lending to households and businesses.

As Democrats Trim Spending Bill, Some Americans Fear Being Left Behind

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 03:01
President Biden had an ambitious agenda to remake the economy. But under the duress of negotiations and Senate rules, he has shelved a series of proposals, some of them indefinitely.

Racial Bias Skewed Small-Business Relief Lending, Study Says

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 02:08
Black business owners were more likely to get Paycheck Protection Program loans from online lenders than from banks, according to new research.

Amazon Expands Flexibility for Some Employees to work From Home

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 01:22
The announcement was a further retreat from the rigid stance the tech giant had taken earlier this year.

Alan Horn, a top creative executive, is the latest high-ranking Disney departure.

Tue, 10/12/2021 - 01:15
His retirement adds to brain drain at the world’s largest entertainment company as a new generation of executives rise to power.