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Small Businesses Struggle To Pay Wages Amid Coronavirus Lockdown

Small Businesses Struggle To Pay Wages Amid Coronavirus Lockdown

Small businesses account for nearly one-quarter of the country’s $2.9 trillion economy. Hundreds of thousands of cash-starved small businesses have either deferred or cut their workers’ wages this month, say industrialists and union leaders, amid a 21-day nationwide lockdown to stem the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. All India Manufacturers …

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National Cathedral, Nasdaq, Businesses and Unions Locate Troves of N95 Masks

National Cathedral, Nasdaq, Businesses and Unions Locate Troves of N95 Masks

Joe Alonso, the head stonemason at the Washington National Cathedral, had tended to the building for 35 years. He knew its nooks and crannies. So when news spread of a shortage of N95 masks needed to fight the coronavirus outbreak, Mr. Alonso remembered something nobody else did: More than 7,000 …

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Coronavirus News India Needs Stimulus Plan Or It Risks Crippling Small Businesses, Say Industry Bodies

India Needs Stimulus Plan Or It Risks Crippling Small Businesses, Say Industry Bodies

Labour-intensive SMES employ over a 10 crore of India’s urban population India’s small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) will struggle for survival if the government does not follow international counterparts in offering financial support to those acutely impacted by the coronavirus outbreak, industry bodies said. The government has acted to slow …

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Buttigieg reportedly touted ‘partnerships’ with black-owned South Carolina businesses they denied having

Buttigieg reportedly touted 'partnerships' with black-owned South Carolina businesses they denied having

A new report alleges that former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg touted “partnerships” with black-owned businesses in South Carolina that the business owners denied making. Last week, Buttigieg penned an op-ed in a South Carolina newspaper “The State” promoting his “Frederick Douglass Plan,” which he describes is “a comprehensive investment in the …

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Reliance to Merge Media, Distribution Businesses Into TV Unit

Reliance to Merge Media, Distribution Businesses Into TV Unit

Reliance Industries on Monday announced consolidation of its all media and distribution businesses under one umbrella brand ”Network18”. Under the scheme of arrangement, TV18 Broadcast, Hathway Cable & Datacom and Den Networks will merge into Network18 Media & Investments, which will be an integrated media and distribution company with a …

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The Best Tablets For Small Businesses in 2020

Apple iPad Pro

Small businesses are famous for their entrepreneurial and innovative spirit and are often free to act without bureaucracy. That’s one reason small companies take so well to tech, and strive to use as many automated devices and services as possible to streamline their operations and get more done. For all …

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Businesses Urge Change to Obamacare’s Insurance Mandate

Businesses Urge Change to Obamacare's Insurance Mandate

By Karen PallaritoHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Jan. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Beginning in 2015, U.S. businesses with 50 or more workers must provide health insurance to “full-time” employees, meaning workers who log at least 30 hours a week, on average. Holding employers accountable for providing health insurance to full-time workers, …

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Finance Minister Praises RBI For Promoting Lending To Small Businesses

NDTV News

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday praised the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for easing cash reserve rules in its bid to promote lending to the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector. “I am grateful and happy… the Reserve Bank of India is in lockstep with the government,” Nirmala …

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