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City"s largest business group supports bill to end religious exemptions for vaccines

The Partnership for New York City is calling on state lawmakers to pass a bill that would bar New Yorkers from refusing vaccinations on religious grounds.The group, which represents more than 350... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

Business group calls on Houston Housing Authority to suspend all land deals

One of the largest real estate associations in Houston is calling on the Houston Housing Authority to cease all property deals until the City Council can weigh in on them......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 12th, 2020

Report: MBTA approach to Covid-19 may worsen traffic

An analysis from a business-backed group compared the T to public transit systems in New York City, Chicago, San Francisco, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. on a range of safety protocols......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2020

MiB: Luke Ellis, CEO of Man Group

This week on our Masters in Business interview, we speak with Luke Ellis, CEO of Man Group, a global active investment manager, with $104.2 billion in AUM. Man Group is and the world’s largest publicly listed hedge fund. He ran the equities deri.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJun 14th, 2020

As NYC reopens, Hudson Yards takes high-tech precautions

As New York City reopens for business, so too will offices in the city's largest new real estate development, Hudson Yards. It will not, however, be business as usual......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJun 8th, 2020

Top of the List: Central Ohio"s largest chambers of commerce and business advocacy organizations

If you own a business in Central Ohio, there is an organization to advocate for you. Whether it's a general organization such as a local Chamber of Commerce or a group working for a specific industry, they offer a range of assistance with issues fro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2020

Guest Column: It"s finally time for KC to address injustice and inequity

Editor's note: The Kansas City Business Journal asked a group of area business and civic leaders to comment on the history and circumstances leading up to public protests triggered by the murder of George Floyd, and to suggest ways the comm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2020

Thousands of protesters took to Washington, DC, for the city"s largest demonstration yet over George Floyd"s death

Eliza Relman/Business Insider Thousands of protesters marched through Washington, DC, on Saturday. They demanded justice in the wake of George Floyd's killing i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 6th, 2020

Guest Column: "Do more than feel bad" — Now is the time for intentional, thoughtful action on equity and justice

Editor's note: The Kansas City Business Journal asked a group of area business and civic leaders to comment on the history and circumstances leading up to public protests triggered by the murder of George Floyd, and to suggest ways the communi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2020

How Austin plans to spend $103M in economic relief funds

Under a spending framework approved by Austin City Council, more than $100 million will flow toward economic recovery efforts like workforce development, utility bill help, business grants, commercial rent assistance and other areas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2020

Center City business group: "How do we address the bigger issues of our city?"

"We're committed as ever to doing whatever we need to do to build the Philadelphia business community and overcome the challenges that lie ahead, which are going to be substantial.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

KC business leaders, companies lead effort to do widespread Covid-19 contact tracing

A group of area executives who helped bring 50,000 Covid-19 test kits to the area have been searching the world for the best ideas in contact tracing. The search led back to Kansas City......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2020

California is suing Uber and Lyft, accusing the ride-hailing companies of misclassifying their drivers (UBER, LYFT)

Megan Hernbroth/Business Insider California lawmakers filed a lawsuit against Uber and Lyft on Tuesday.  A consortium of city attorneys from the state's largest cities accused the firms of misclassifying their workers as contractors in .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 5th, 2020

American City Business Journals to launch Cleveland Business Journal

American City Business Journals, the nation’s largest publisher of local business information, will launch the Cleveland Business Journal later this month, extending the company’s legacy of providing business intelligence and networking opportunities.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2020

American City Business Journals to launch Cleveland Business Journal

American City Business Journals, the nation’s largest publisher of local business information, will launch the Cleveland Business Journal later this month, extending the company’s legacy of providing business intelligence and networking opportunities.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2020

The secret group of scientists and billionaires pushing a Manhattan Project for COVID-19

Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlined how stay-at-home restrictions could be eased for parts of the state. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said city-run health clinics soon will use a that lets people collect... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 30th, 2020

Thunderdome Restaurant Group to begin reopening restaurants with an eye on the future

Cincinnati's largest locally owned independent restaurant group will begin reopening some of its locations for carryout business starting Monday, but carryout isn't the ultimate goal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2020

Inside the first step in considering recovery from pandemic for city task force

A recovery task force committee focused on small-business recovery began its work Tuesday. The group will meet every Tuesday for the foreseeable future to shape pandemic response......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2020

THE LIST: A look at Charlotte"s largest physician groups

The April 17 edition of the Charlotte Business Journal lists the area’s largest physician groups, ranked by number of active staff physicians. Atrium Health tops the list with over 1,600 physicians. Novant Health Medical Group is No. 2 on the list with .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2020

MMAC"s Sheehy calls Gov. Evers" Safer at Home extension premature, seeks flexibility

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce president Tim Sheehy says it was premature for Gov. Tony Evers to extend his Safer at Home order until late May and called on the governor to reconsider. The state’s largest business group, Wisconsin M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2020

An ER nurse in New Orleans, a growing coronavirus hotspot, used to see 1 patient die per month. Now it"s 2 per week.

Bill Haber, Gerald Herbert/AP Business Insider spoke to an emergency room nurse working for the Ochsner Health System in New Orleans, who described what the fight against coronavirus has been like in his city.  Eduardo Bilbao, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2020