Fast Facts on Health Inequities

This video fact file looks at what health inequities are, provides examples and shows their cost to society. Health inequities are systematic differences in the health status of different population groups according to socioeconomic status. These inequities have significant social and economic costs, in addition to the health costs, both to individuals and societies. In … Read more Fast Facts on Health Inequities

Bair Says Banker Bonuses Should ‘Take a Hit’ After Fed Caps Dividends

Jun.26 — Sheila Bair, former chairman of the U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and senior policy adviser at DLA Piper, discusses the Federal Reserve’s move to cap buybacks and dividend payments for the country’s largest banks, limiting banker pay, and the need for increased regulatory oversight of the hedge fund and private equity industries. She … Read more Bair Says Banker Bonuses Should ‘Take a Hit’ After Fed Caps Dividends

Bain Capital signs deal to buy Virgin Australia after Cyrus withdraws offer | ABC News

Virgin Australia’s administrators have entered into a sale agreement with Bain Capital, after its private equity rival Cyrus Capital Partners withdrew its offer this morning. Read more here: https://ab.co/3i1sRBb For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper … Read more Bain Capital signs deal to buy Virgin Australia after Cyrus withdraws offer | ABC News

New York activists camp out to demand $1bn police cut

With most festivals canceled, activists have at least found a use for their sleeping bags – trying to defund the New York police. Hundreds gathered in a peaceful protest outside New York City Hall late on Wednesday, demanding a $1 billion funding cut to the city’s police department (NYPD). Carrying ‘Black Lives Matter’ and ‘Defund … Read more New York activists camp out to demand $1bn police cut

Qantas to Cut 6,000 Jobs and Raise $1.3 Billion to Survive Virus

Qantas Airways will raise as much as A$1.9 billion ($1.3 billion) and cut at least 6,000 jobs as the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep carriers around the world largely grounded. The Australian airline said Thursday also that 15,000 workers will remain furloughed, particularly those tied to international operations. The carrier’s entire fleet of 12 Airbus … Read more Qantas to Cut 6,000 Jobs and Raise $1.3 Billion to Survive Virus

Qantas to slash 6,000 jobs in virus recovery plan

Australia’s Qantas Airways said it is axing at least 20% of its workforce and plans to raise up to $1.30 billion of equity as part of drastic measures in response to the coronavirus crisis. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy … Read more Qantas to slash 6,000 jobs in virus recovery plan

Investors battle for control of Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia Holdings bondholders lodged a last-ditch proposal for the struggling airline and stop its sale to a U.S. private equity firm. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters … Read more Investors battle for control of Virgin Australia

India’s Lockdown Gaming Craze is Not Animal Crossing

While much of the world has spent lockdown playing Nintendo Co.’s Animal Crossing, millions of Indians have been glued to a centuries-old board game called ludo — or at least, a digital version of it. But as the country opens up again, the question is whether ludo apps can retain their popularity. Ludo King, developed … Read more India’s Lockdown Gaming Craze is Not Animal Crossing