Talking Biz News

Talking Biz News Today — Jan. 14, 2020

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Toyota recalls nearly 700K vehicles to fix faulty fuel pumps Visa buys financial technology company Plaid for $5.3B, by Ken Sweet Fortune BlackRock CEO Larry...

Talking Biz News Today — Jan. 13, 2020

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: Associated Press High anxiety: Proposed US hemp rules worry industry, by Gillian Flaccus New Labor Dept. rule clarifies ‘joint employer’ standard, by Christopher Rugaber CNN Record earnings...

Talking Biz News Today — Jan. 10, 2020

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: Associated Press US employers expected to have added 160,000 jobs in December, by Josh Boak Facebook again refuses to ban political ads, even false ones, by Barbara...

Lime pulls out of 12 markets, cuts workforce

Scooter-sharing company Lime has announced its pullout from 12 markets internationally and layoffs of 14% of its full-time personnel. Matt McFarland reported the news for CNN: Lime, the world’s largest scooter sharing company, is...