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Steve Mnuchin: Record 3.3 Million Jobless Claims ‘Are Not Relevant’ – HuffPost

Nearly 3.3. million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as businesses struggling from the coronavirus fallout begin laying off workers.  The number is staggering. It’s more than quadruple the previous record set in 1982. But the treasury s…

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Wall St. rallies for third day as job losses stir talk of more stimulus – Reuters

(Reuters) – Wall Street surged on Thursday as record weekly jobless claims came in below investors’ worst fears, while also making a strong case for more aggressive stimulus to aid businesses and families wrecked by the economic fallout of the coronavirus pan…

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Coronavirus live updates: Almost half of NYC’s patients are under 45, cannabis industry seeing sales boom – CNBC

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks.  Global cases: More than 428,400Global deaths: At least …

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The Netherlands’ Huge Flower Sector Wilts As Coronavirus Hurts Business – NPR

Flowers are being destroyed at the flower auction in Aalsmeer, Netherlands, on March 16, 2020. The Dutch horticultural sector is sounding the alarm about the effects of the coronavirus crisis. Due to the loss of demand, the auctions are struggling with low pr…

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Coronavirus Spurs a Wave of Suspect Websites Looking to Cash In – The New York Times

Though Shopify has been policing the new sites, it also encourages its customers to go into the dropshipping business. It offers a guide for starting such a business and makes money from them by charging a monthly fee and a percentage of sales. The Canadian c…

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As Science And Business Go To War With Each Other, President Trump Pours Fuel On The Fire – Forbes

By Abram Brown with Chris Helman In his corner of the Texas oil patch, Bud Brigham has kept things going as much as he can in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Most of the employees at Brigham Minerals, which he founded and currently chairs, are working …

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Nicholas “Nick” Statman- The Six Books Top-Performing Property Investors Are Reading Right Now

Property Expert Nicholas “Nick” Statman sharing his top pick of Real Estate Books for Investors: A successful property investor is a well-read property investor. Top performers in the industry know the power in reading and soaking in as much knowledge about the industry, communication, leadership, finances, and entrepreneurship as possible. Whether you like the feel […]

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After Apple’s Big Drop, There’s Only One Trillion-Dollar Company Left – Barron’s

Apple shares have fallen below $1 trillion in market value for the first time since September. That leaves Microsoft as the only U.S. company with a valuation above the $1 trillion mark.Apple stock (ticker: AAPL), which slumped an additional 4% Monday …

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Big Tech Could Emerge From Coronavirus Crisis Stronger Than Ever – The New York Times

Microsoft has aggressively pushed its new business messaging and collaboration tool, Microsoft Teams, which competes with the independent company Slack. On Thursday, Microsoft said the number of users on Teams had grown 37 percent in a week to more than 44 mi…

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Emirates Airline to suspend all passenger operations by March 25 – CNBC

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates Dubai-based Emirates Airline will suspend all passenger flights by March 25 due to the coronavirus crisis, it announced Sunday. The temporary suspension comes amid mounting national lockdowns, border closures and flight groundings…