The only way is up: CEOs warn of prices

Adds CBI survey, AutoNation, SouthWestern, Unilever details Unilever warns that prices will continue to rise over the next year Randstad says the labor shortage will persist for years British manufacturers have increased prices the most since 1980 Oct 21 (Reuters) – For central bankers grappling with whether inflationary pressures are temporary, industry leaders around the … Read more

Former US President Donald Trump has launched the ‘TRUTH’ on the social media platform

Former US President Donald Trump has launched the 'TRUTH' on the social media platform

Former US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at the Iowa States Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa, US, October 9, 2021. REUTERS / Rachel Mummey LOS ANGELES, Oct 20 (Reuters) – Former US President Donald Trump will unveil his social media program, TRUE Social, which he says will “stand up for Big Tech companies” … Read more

Facebook plans to change its name – The Verge

In this March 25, 2020 illustration, a 3D printed Facebook logo is placed on a keyboard. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Oct. 19 (Reuters) – Social media giant Facebook Inc (FB.O) plans to rename itself with a new name next week, The Verge reported Tuesday, citing a source with direct knowledge of the matter. … Read more

Tight US labor market triggers strikes for higher salaries

Oct 18 (Reuters) – Thousands of workers continue on strike across the United States, demanding higher wages and better conditions, despite Hollywood makeup artists and cinematographers reaching an agreement over the weekend to avoid lost work and the tense The job market has only encouraged you. Kevin Bradshaw is an employee at Kellogg Co’s (KN) … Read more

Some Sydney students are returning as more COVID-19 curbs are eased

Shoppers wait to enter stores with limited capacity at a downtown mall as stores reopen to vaccinated customers following the relaxation of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) regulations following months of lockdown orders to curb the surge in cases in Sydney, Australia, October 12, 2021. REUTERS / Loren Elliott Sydney schools are reopening after almost 4 months … Read more

Taiwan’s Foxconn is showing three prototypes of electric vehicles

Taipei, October 18 (Reuters) – Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn (2317.TW) unveiled its first three electric vehicle prototypes on Monday, underscoring its ambitious plans to move away from its role as a consumer electronics manufacturer for Apple Inc (AAPL.O ) and other diversifying tech firms. The vehicles – an SUV, a sedan, and a bus – … Read more

Michigan judge throws GM lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler

The new GM logo can be seen on the facade of General Motors’ headquarters in Detroit, Michigan, USA on March 16, 2021. REUTERS / Rebecca Cook WASHINGTON, Oct.17 (Reuters) – A Michigan judge has dismissed a General Motors Co (GM.N) lawsuit against Stellantis Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) alleging fraud and unfair competition against its rivals. … Read more

Teslas Musk dials into the Volkswagen Executive Conference

FRANKFURT, October 16 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) boss Elon Musk sent a video call to 200 executives from Volkswagen ( VOWG_p.DE) turned towards a faster switch to electric vehicles. Musk’s comments on Thursday at a meeting of VW managers in Alpbach, Austria, were confirmed by Diess via Twitter On Saturday, according to a report in … Read more

Apple employee says she was fired after leading an anti-harassment movement

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.15 (Reuters) – An Apple employee who directed her colleagues to publicly share cases of corporate harassment and discrimination said Thursday she was fired. Janneke Parrish, an Apple program manager, said the iPhone maker informed her Thursday that she had been fired for deleting material on company devices while she was under investigation … Read more

Coal prices in China hit record highs, and the cold in early winter exacerbates energy problems

Fishermen take a boat past a State Development and Investment Corporation (SDIC) power plant outside Tianjin, China on October 14, 2021. REUTERS / Thomas Peter Steam coal prices in China reached record highs Power reform comes into force Cold winds from the north sweep central and eastern China China’s Met Office predicts sharp drops in … Read more