Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 7, 2023

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Japan’s SoftBank logs $5.9B loss as tech investments tumble, by Yuri Kageyama UK energy company BP’s profits double to $27.7 billion, by Danica Kirka CNN Google unveils its ChatGPT rival, by Catherine Thorbecke Binance briefly halts US dollar transfers, by Allison Morrow The Wall Street […]

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 6, 2023

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Fox sells out Super Bowl ads: crypto out, alcohol in, by Mae Anderson Retailers try to curb theft while not angering shoppers, by Anne D’Innocenzio CNN The bear market could make a comeback, by Nicole Goodkind National Enquirer has finally been sold after seeking a buyer […]

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 3, 2023

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Alphabet posts lower Q4 profit amid ad squeeze, competition, by Barbara Ortutay Apple suffers 1st quarterly sales decline in nearly 4 years, by Michael Liedtke CNN What to look for in Friday’s jobs report, by Alicia Wallace Big Tech on defense: Apple, Amazon and Google report […]

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 2, 2023

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Bank of England poised for big rate hike to tame inflation, by Danica Kirka European Central Bank set to outdo Fed with half-point hike, by David McHugh CNN Meta shares surge nearly 20% as Zuckerberg pledges to make 2023 a ‘year of efficiency’, by Clare Duffy […]

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 1, 2023

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Powell likely to stress Fed’s inflation fight far from over, by Christopher Rugaber CNN PayPal will lay off 2,000 workers, or 7% of staff, by Catherine Thorbecke Apple has infringed on worker rights, NLRB investigators say, by Brian Fung The Wall Street Journal Snap Warns of Sales […]

Talking Biz News Today – Jan. 31, 2023

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Fed, set to impose smaller hike, may hint of fewer increases, by Christopher Rugaber Boeing bids farewell to an icon, delivers last 747 jumbo jet, by Gene Johnson CNN Nearly 1,000 flights already canceled Tuesday as winter storm rolls through the US, by Robert Shackelford […]

Talking Biz News Today – Jan. 30, 2023

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Will Europe’s ban on Russian diesel hike global fuel prices?, by David McHugh CNN Advertised salary ranges are not set in stone. That’s why you still have to negotiate, by Jeanne Sahadi Jobs report to give further clues about where economy is headed, by Paul R. […]

Talking Biz News Today – Jan. 27, 2023

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press UK Treasury chief: Tax cuts must wait for inflation to fall, by Jill Lawless CNN Mortgage rates tick down ahead of Fed meeting next week, by Anna Bahney Mega-publisher Dotdash Meredith cuts 7% of its workforce, citing weakened ad market, by Oliver Darcy The Wall […]

Talking Biz News Today – Jan. 26, 2023

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press US economy slowed but still grew at 2.9% rate last quarter, by Paul Wiseman CNN Stocks rise after America’s economy grew more than expected, by Paul R. La Monica Biden administration unveils renter protections, by Anna Bahney The Wall Street Journal Elon Musk Explores Raising Up to […]

Talking Biz News Today – Jan. 25, 2023

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Justice Dept. sues Google over digital advertising dominance, by Barbara Ortutay, Eric Tucker and Frank Bajak Microsoft reports outage for Teams, Outlook, other services CNN America’s biggest banks are taking on Apple Pay and PayPal, by Chris Isidore Microsoft quarterly profit falls 12% but cloud computing […]