The Delta Variant Is Already Leaving Its Mark on Business

The Covid-19 variant is damping consumer demand and raising costs for business after a spring and summer that seemed to promise a rapid recovery. The unanswered question: Is this a stumble or a fall?

East Asia’s Economies Face Slowing Growth and Rising Inequality, World Bank Warns

Most countries in East Asia and the Pacific face major setbacks...

Activision Blizzard Agrees to Pay $18 Million to Settle EEOC Probe

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission had been examining allegations of gender-based...

Ford Fortifies EV Bet With Four New U.S. Factories

The auto giant plans to spend $7 billion to build two...

Walter Scott Jr., Business Partner of Warren Buffett, Dies at Age 90

The longtime CEO of what is now Kiewit Corp., a builder...