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Coronavirus: Amazon Said to Delay Prime Day Event, Outline Cloud Risks

Coronavirus: Amazon Said to Delay Prime Day Event, Outline Cloud Risks

Amazon.com Inc is postponing its major summer shopping event, Prime Day, until at least August and expects a potential $100 million hit from excess devices it might now sell at a discount, according to internal meeting notes seen by Reuters. The company also sees a risk to cloud computing sales …

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Delay in postponing the Open shows just how loud money talks for R&A | Ewan Murray | Sport

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We have been left to guess what, precisely, the Royal & Ancient is limping towards. This huge golfing institution, presiding over one of the staples of the British sporting summer, felt compelled to react to a report claiming the 149th Open is set for cancellation. The missive from the office …

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How Long Is It Safe to Delay Gynecologic Cancer Surgery?

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 27, 2020 — As I write this column, there are more than 25,000 current cases of COVID-19 in the United States with an expected exponential rise in these numbers. Hospitals are issuing directives to cancel or postpone “elective” surgery to …

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Loan Moratorium EMI Delay By 3 Months Unlikely To Give Benefit As Banks To Charge Interests Later

Borrowers Unlikely To Get Loan Moratorium Benefit As Banks Will Charge Interest Later

The banks will levy interest on the outstanding amount of loan The three-month suspension of EMI payments may not result in a significant gains for borrowers as they will charge interest for the moratorium period, according to the moratorium scheme announced by state-owned banks. Last Friday, the RBI had announced …

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Jade Jones: ‘Olympics delay gives me a year to become a better athlete’ | Sport

Jade Jones in action against Taipei’s Chia-ling Lo in May last year during the world championships in Manchester, where the 27-year-old won her first world gold medal.

A week since the Tokyo Olympics were postponed in response to the coronavirus outbreak there is a need among the athletes affected to move on and focus on the positives. That is certainly what Jade Jones is doing. The two-time taekwondo gold medallist admits she felt “gutted” following last Tuesday’s …

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2020 Tokyo Olympics Delay Deals Setback to Samsung’s Plans to Win Over Japan Market

2020 Tokyo Olympics Delay Deals Setback to Samsung

For Samsung Electronics, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics were going to be its springboard to attain a long-held goal – making significant inroads into Japan’s lucrative smartphone market where Apple dominates. But after the Games were postponed to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, the long-time sponsor’s marketing plans – centred on …

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COVID-19 May Delay Some Cancer Treatments

No Reason for 45% of Antibiotic Prescriptions

Three cancer specialists in the United States who reviewed the report agreed that cancer treatment may require patient-doctor discussions at this time. Amy Moore directs science and research at the GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer in Washington, D.C. She believes that lung cancer patients, especially, “may have elevated risk …

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‘It’s bigger than all of us’: GB athletes unite in support of Olympic delay | Sport

Britain’s leading athletes have endorsed the decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics until 2021, with the triathlete Alistair Brownlee, the swimmer Adam Peaty and the heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson among those to say that sport should take a back seat in the midst of the global pandemic. Brownlee, who was hoping …

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Johanna Konta dwelling on uncertain future with Olympics delay | Sport

Tennis, already frozen in the sunshine, took another hit on Tuesday – along with the rest of sport – when the Tokyo Olympics were postponed, and Johanna Konta is feeling the chill more than some. The British No 1 is no more than “hopeful” about Wimbledon, which is due to …

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USA Swimming urges USOPC to push for one-year delay of Tokyo Olympics | Sport

The head of USA Swimming urged the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee to push for a 12-month postponement of the Tokyo Games, signaling the first fissure between powerful American factions attempting to maneuver the US team through the coronavirus crisis. CEO Tim Hinchey sent a letter Friday to his counterpart …

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