Business attacks ‘hugely short-sighted’ HS2 plans

Business leaders have urged parliament to revise “hugely shortsighted” designs for the next stage of HS2 as MPs start debating the latest stage in the high speed railway’s enabling legislation.…

Mastercard’s chief inclusion officer on the critical role of DEI (and 3 keys to getting it right)

To make diversity and inclusion efforts meaningful, brands must be sincere and consistent, and act with accountability, writes Randall Tucker. Read More Source link

EasyJet cuts more flights to try to manage disruption By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An Easyjet Airbus aircraft takes off from the southern runway at Gatwick Airport in Crawley, Britain, August 25, 2021. REUTERS / Peter Nicholls / File Photo…

Activist shareholder Nelson Peltz in tussle with insurgent investors

A London-listed fund linked to Nelson Peltz’s Trian Fund Management has come under pressure from a group of insurgent investors seeking to shake up its board “to improve governance and…

It’s time for data-first diversity, equity, and inclusion

Our intuition has failed us for decades. It’s time to stop guessing and start using the scientific method. Read More Source link

IMF delegation arrives in crisis-hit Sri Lanka as fuel runs out By Reuters

4/4 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Demonstrators protest amidst tear gas used by the police to disperse them during a protest outside the Sri Lanka’s police headquarters, amid the country’s economic…

Pfizer to scoop up stake in French vaccines group Valneva

Pfizer has agreed to pay € 90.5mn for an 8.1 per cent stake in Valneva, in a move that will bolster the French vaccines group’s Lyme disease program. The US…

‘People with money are scared’: The CEO of FTX blames the crypto crash on the Fed hiking interest rates

Sam Bankman-Fried says interest rate hikes are adding to market volatility, especially in cryptocurrency markets. Read More Source link

Indonesia looks to plug shortage of chicken supplies in Singapore By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A worker feeds chickens with maggots at a Biomagg office in Depok, on the outskirts of Jakarta, Indonesia, November 23, 2021. REUTERS / Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana…

Revlon bankruptcy complicated by Citi’s $900mn error

As Revlon prepares to negotiate its restructuring after filing for bankruptcy last week, the American cosmetics group still does not know the identity of all its key creditors, a consequence…