Op-ed: U.S. should enlist tech companies to build global quick response system to prevent future pandemic

It’s not too late for the United States – driven by the cutting-edge capabilities of its technology companies – to leverage the coronavirus tragedy into a historic opportunity. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! Search 280+ weekly Flights … Read more…

Faster global payments aren’t just about convenience. They’re about empowerment

This morning, Fortune was able to exclusively report the founding of the Mojaloop Foundation, a coalition of companies and nonprofits intended to advance next-generation financial technology around the world. The group’s founding sponsors include the Gates Foundation and Google, and … Read more…

Global Recorded-Music Revenues Topped $20 Billion in 2019, but Streaming Growth Is Slowing

With the devastating impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the global economy, any look back at 2019 financial performance feels like an exercise in nostalgia, but the data released by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry on Monday shows … Read more…

Pharma giants granted coronavirus approvals but doubts remain on manufacturing a global vaccine

Experts warn that vaccine timelines look ambitious and argue more thought is needed on manufacturing. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of … Read more…

Tech giants are profiting — and getting more powerful — even as the global economy tanks

As the pandemic wreaks havoc on the economy, tech giants Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft are benefiting enormously from a potentially permanent shift in consumer habits, leveraging their political clout by arguing that they are essential services, and gutting their … Read more…

Tech giants are profiting — and getting more powerful — even as the global economy tanks

As the pandemic wreaks havoc on the economy, tech giants Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft are benefiting enormously from a potentially permanent shift in consumer habits, leveraging their political clout by arguing that they are essential services, and gutting their … Read more…

Tech giants are profiting — and getting more powerful — even as the global economy tanks

As the pandemic wreaks havoc on the economy, tech giants Amazon, Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft are benefiting enormously from a potentially permanent shift in consumer habits, leveraging their political clout by arguing that they are essential services, and gutting … Read more…

Ricky Gervais on releasing ‘After Life’ season two during a global pandemic: ‘Everyone is grieving all the time’

As quarantined TV fans clamor for escapist entertainment to binge during the current global coronavirus pandemic, could a series about a suicidal Brit grieving his dead wife be a panacea for our collective fear and suffering? Ricky Gervais, the Emmy-winning … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Russia sees record rise in new cases as global death toll tops 160,000

Russia added another 6,060 new cases on Sunday — its highest daily rise yet, according to the Russian coronavirus crisis response center. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Russia sees record rise in new cases as global death toll tops 160,000

Russia added another 6,060 new cases on Sunday — its highest daily rise yet, according to the Russian coronavirus crisis response center. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Coronavirus live news: Trump backs anti-lockdown protests as global deaths pass 150,000

China pushes ‘comprehensive’ economic reopening; first virus case in Syria’s northeast; Germany says pandemic ‘under control’. Follow latest updates UK medics told ‘wear aprons’ as protective gowns run out Coronavirus ‘under control’ in Germany Coronavirus latest: at a glance US … Read more…

Race for coronavirus vaccine ‘is a global effort’ for mankind — not just one country, Germany says

Finding a coronavirus vaccine is a collaborative effort, according to experts, but who gets priority when one is finally found could be controversial. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Race for coronavirus vaccine ‘is a global effort’ for mankind — not just one country, Germany says

Finding a coronavirus vaccine is a collaborative effort, according to experts, but who gets priority when one is finally found could be controversial. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Hit French Series ‘The Bureau’ Sells To North America; Bollywood Star Donates 25,000 PPE kits – Global Briefs

Paris-based Federation Entertainment has racked up further sales on its Canal+ original espionage series The Bureau, which is airing its fifth series in France this month. The show’s latest season has sold to Sundance (US, Canada, UK), SBS (Australia), Rialto( … Read more…

Hit French Series ‘The Bureau’ Sells To North America; Bollywood Star Donates 25,000 PPE kits – Global Briefs

Paris-based Federation Entertainment has racked up further sales on its Canal+ original espionage series The Bureau, which is airing its fifth series in France this month. The show’s latest season has sold to Sundance (US, Canada, UK), SBS (Australia), Rialto( … Read more…

Fremantle’s Dancing Ledge Appoints MD; Smithsonian Uncovers The ‘Kaiser’s Superfleet’ — Global Briefs

Dancing Ledge, the drama producer 25% owned by Fremantle, has promoted executive producer Chris Carey to the newly-created role of managing director. He will work alongside CEO  Laurence Bowen having joined Dancing Ledge last year after spells producing shows including Les … Read more…

Watch Full Coronavirus Coverage: U.S. Response, Global Impact – March 26 | NBC News Now

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Watch Full Coronavirus Coverage: U.S. Response, Global Impact – March 26 | NBC News Now

NBC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal … Read more…

Op-Ed: The US should rally G7, NATO and other global allies together in fight against coronavirus

The U.S. should rally the seven leading industrial democracies, the European Union, NATO and, perhaps most importantly, the G-20, in a collective fight against the coronavirus, Atlantic Council CEO Frederick Kempe writes. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! … Read more…

K-pop entertainment agency slammed for selling 5-pack face masks for RM133 each amidst global shortage

PETALING JAYA, March 24 — South Korean entertainment agency SM Entertainment sparked outrage recently when they announced the sale of five face masks for US$ 30 (RM133) each. The South Korean … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

K-pop entertainment agency slammed for selling 5-pack face masks for RM133 each amidst global shortage

PETALING JAYA, March 24 — South Korean entertainment agency SM Entertainment sparked outrage recently when they announced the sale of five face masks for US$ 30 (RM133) each. The South Korean … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

K-pop entertainment agency slammed for selling 5-pack face masks for RM133 each amidst global shortage

PETALING JAYA, March 24 — South Korean entertainment agency SM Entertainment sparked outrage recently when they announced the sale of five face masks for US$ 30 (RM133) each. The South Korean … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

K-pop entertainment agency slammed for selling 5-pack face masks for RM133 each amidst global shortage

PETALING JAYA, March 24 — South Korean entertainment agency SM Entertainment sparked outrage recently when they announced the sale of five face masks for US$ 30 (RM133) each. The South Korean … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE: