De Blasio gets earful from Bronx business owners, street vendors

Bronx business leaders beseeched Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday for help against rising crime and declining quality of life, including competition from illegal street vendors — who made their own pitch to Hizzoner. Directors of eight of the borough’s 11 Business Improvement Districts plus reps from the Bronx Chamber of Commerce met with de Blasio at Roberto Clemente Plaza…

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Our Coverage Of Brexit

As with any paradigm shift, it must result in significant benefits to be justified. Widening liquidity spreads do not account for the huge trend seen in Figure 1.microsoft business process management toolsIf you would like to prepare your tax statement effectively, you should look into the high profile services offered by experts. Business process outsourcing is best understood as a…

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Small Business Administration to revamp PPP forgiveness in bid to end historic program

The SBA has notified banks — which were responsible for issuing the government-backed loans and processing forgiveness requests — that the agency is setting up its own online, consumer-facing forgiveness platform. Rather than forcing borrowers to apply through banks, the SBA forgiveness site will accept applications from small borrowers directly in a format that officials estimate will take businesses just…

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Google’s profits soar as revenue rises 62 percent.

Daily Business BriefingJuly 27, 2021Updated Aug. 1, 2021, 1:11 p.m. ETAug. 1, 2021, 1:11 p.m. ETSundar Pichai, Google’s chief executive, in May. He credited “a rising tide of online activity” for the results. Credit...Google/Via ReutersAlphabet, Google’s parent company, just made in three months what it took until recently an entire year to earn. That is a level of growth that companies of…

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Former President Barack Obama minority owner in NBA’s Africa business

U.S. President Barack Obama attends the game between the Chicago Bulls and the Cleveland Cavaliers on October 27, 2015 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.Gary Dineen | National Basketball Association | Getty ImagesFormer President Barack Obama has become a strategic partner and minority owner in the National Basketball Association's Africa business, which oversees the Basketball Africa League.The NBA launched…

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Johnson County business reacts to CDC mask guidance

Many business owners face a decision about requiring their customers to wear a mask, after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's new recommendations for masking wearing indoors.This far into the pandemic, and things are feeling all too familiar for some businesses."I thought it was ending, but I guess it's just starting again," said John Huynh, manager at Caffetteria Modern…

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Business travel may have changed forever with COVID-19

Of the 2 million people clogging airport security lines and gate areas again each day, one crowd is still largely missing: business travelers.Their absence is noteworthy because they are a key source of revenue and profit, underpinning a record-breaking stretch of financial gain for U.S. airlines that ended with the coronavirus.Business travelers tend to pay higher fares, and that is…

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