Human Rights/Labor Rights
'What's the point of staying'': Gulf faces expatriate exodus   
May 27, 2020
Source: moneycontrol.com - the International Labour Organization (ILO) said, without giving figures. A popular Saudi talk show host told private businesses this week it was their national duty to lay off foreign rather than ...
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Federal agencies turn to untested suppliers for big PPE contracts   
May 27, 2020
Source: CNN on MSN.com - Facing a supply crunch for sorely needed medical equipment like masks and gowns, the federal government has turned to a long list of untested suppliers -- some of which have failed to deliver.
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No, this isn’t Europe’s ‘Hamiltonian moment’   
May 27, 2020
Source: Washington Post - It’s a reminder that a covid-19 recovery fund won’t solve the euro zone’s deeper problems
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Harvest Health: Licking Its Wounds   
May 27, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - Harvest Health (OTCQX:HRVSF) is licking its wounds and rebuilding after a rough year. Last year, they were focused on a land grab mentality and suggesting up to $1 billion in 2020 pro forma revenue. Now,
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Closed casinos are huge loss for Detroit: How much it could hurt   
May 27, 2020
Source: Detroit Free Press on MSN.com - Detroit has been heavily reliant on casino taxes to balance its budget. But with the casinos closed, the city is losing $600,000 a day.
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As Uber Drivers Hope for Unemployment Benefits or U.S. Loans, a Lucky Few Get Both   
May 27, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Ron Parise has spent about 50 hours a week for the last two years on the roads of Cape Coral, Florida, shuttling tourists and snowbirds between their rentals and the airport for Uber Technologies Inc.
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European Shares Rally On Stimulus Optimism   
May 27, 2020
Source: Nasdaq - European stocks rallied on Wednesday to extend gains from the previous session amid hopes that Japan and Europe will unveil large stimulus packages to minimize the economic fallout due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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The Fed Boldly Saves Markets. Now It’s Worrying About Main Street Business   
May 27, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - The Federal Reserve’s next front in the battle to support the U.S. economy is to prevent millions of American small businesses from becoming the Achilles heel of the recovery.Fed Chairman Jerome Powel
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UK workers covered by coronavirus wage subsidy hit 8.4 million   
May 27, 2020
Source: Nasdaq - Some 8.4 million employees in Britain are covered by a state wage subsidy scheme for temporarily laid-off workers, up 400,000 from last week, finance minister Rishi Sunak said as he prepares to tell companies how they will share...
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$100+ million residential development in Oakley receives key approval   
May 27, 2020
Source: The Business Journals - A more than $100 million residential development planned in the heart of Oakley received a key approval on May 22. Cincinnati Planning Commission unanimously approved a zone change to planned development from manufacturing...
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