Human Rights/Labor Rights

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Coronavirus pandemic slashes worldwide income from work by a tenth: International Labour Organization   
September 24, 2020
Source: India Today - Income earned from work worldwide dropped by an estimated 10.7 per cent, or $3.5 trillion, in the first nine months of 2020, compared to the same period a year ago, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said.
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Report: Coronavirus Has Killed Almost 30 Pct Of Jobs Worldwide   
September 24, 2020
Source: pymnts.com - The coronavirus crisis wiped out the equivalent of nearly half a million jobs around the world by the end of June, according to a new ILO study.
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Construction resumes on new Albany area bank branches, offices following pandemic shutdown   
September 24, 2020
Source: The Business Journals - Sunmark Credit Union is building the new branch at 2115 Western Ave. in Guilderland — the fifth new branch since CEO Frank Degraw took over the job in 2015. #Albany #bankingindustry
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Tesla, Ford, and Mercedes-Benz are suing the Trump administration over tariffs on Chinese car parts   
September 24, 2020
Source: Business Insider - Tesla is demanding a refund, with interest, from the Trump administration over the tariffs it has paid on car parts.
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Coronavirus fallout has erased $3.5 trillion in workforce income, UN agency says   
September 24, 2020
Source: Business Insider - Second-quarter working-hour losses reached 495 million jobs, which is above the prior estimate of 400 million.
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SEC raises shareholder proposal requirements, resubmission thresholds   
September 24, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - In a separate statement, Andrew Behar, CEO of As You Sow, a non-profit organization promoting environmental and social corporate responsibility through shareholder advocacy and coalitions, said the amendments will "force...
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Wall Street set to add to Tuesday's gains   
September 23, 2020
Source: CNBC - U.S. stock futures were solidly higher early Wednesday after the S&P 500 experienced its first positive day in five trading sessions. The Dow Jones Industrial Average received a boost from a blowout earnings report from...
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Southold board votes 4-2 to use eminent domain to site a park on lot that was to be hardware store   
September 23, 2020
Source: Newsday - Southold Town will pursue eminent domain proceedings to turn a vacant Mattituck lot into a park to prevent the location from becoming a hardware store. The property owner and other critics of the prop
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Sectors And Electors   
September 23, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - Increased volatility may create an unusual opportunity for sector allocators. In 71% of the Novembers when U.S.
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The Risk Of Catching Covid-19 While Flying   
September 23, 2020
Source: Forbes - Investigation of a cluster of SARS-Cov-2 cases on a commercial airliner helps quantify the risk of in-flight transmission.
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