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Talking Biz News Today — March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020

Posted by Irina Slav

Some of Monday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

Air Canada lays off 5,000, France tries to save food supply

Pandemic bonds prove good for investors, less so for nations, by Maria Cheng


Coming soon: At least $1.7 trillion in government stimulus to help, by Julia Horowitz

A fresh wave of coronavirus job losses is about to come crashing down, by Julia Horowitz

The Wall Street Journal

Occidental Nears Settlement With Carl Icahn, by Cara Lombardo, Rebecca Elliott

Marriott, Hotel Owners Furlough Thousands of Workers, Cut Staff, by Craig Karmin, Esther Fung


Air pollution falls as coronavirus slows travel, but scientists warn of longer-term threat to climate change progress, by Emma Newburger

FDA OKs ‘emergency use’ coronavirus test, global cases top 300,000, by Leslie Josephs, Emma Newburger, Jade Scipioni, Kevin Stankiewicz


Goldman Sachs sees 1% drop in global GDP due to ‘coronacrisis’, by Thyagaraju Adinarayan

Home work triggers demand jump for chips, laptops and network goods, by Heekyong Yang, Makiko Yamazaki

News about business journalism

Bloomberg’s VerHage hired by Fintech Today to run newsletter

WSJ editor Murray to staff: Your work has been extraordinary

Fox Business employee tests positive for coronavirus

Fox Business trims two hours of daily programming

Tampa Bay Biz Journal hires Torrance as reporter

What it’s like to work at Fortune and publish Term Sheet

Ex-Ars Technica reporter convicted of soliciting sex from minors


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