Omicron casts a new shadow on pandemic economic recovery | News, Sports, Jobs

A family and their pets pass through Miami International Airport on Monday, December 20, 2021, in Miami. Public health officials urge caution as the new variant of omicron could become the dominant strain in the United States over the holidays. (AP Photo / Marta Lavandier) Just as Americans and Europeans …

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McDonald’s RATIONS fries in Japan due to supply shortage

McDonald’s RATIONS fries in Japan due to supply shortage as customers allow only small portions McDonald’s stores in Japan to remove medium and large fries from menus Decision comes in response to potato shortage caused by supply chain issues Fast food giant imports potatoes from Canada for its Japanese restaurants …

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General Mills misses quarterly profit estimates due to supply chain issues and inflation

General Mills Inc Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios are displayed on the shelf of a Whole Foods Market store in Venice, California, United States, March 17, 2018. REUTERS / Lisa Baertlein Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Dec.21 (Reuters) – General Mills Inc (GIS.N) missed Wall …

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Fewer IT pros lose jobs after hack amid talent shortage

Fewer top IT professionals lose their jobs after their organizations were hit by hackers in 2021 compared to previous years as demand for cybersecurity specialists remains high and more businesses grow now believe in training and retaining talent rather than handing out pink cards, a new report showed on Tuesday. …

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Supply chain crisis hits hotels hard, from shampoo bottles to food

SAN ANTONIO – As if hotels weren’t hit enough during pandemic shutdowns, they are now facing the fallout from the supply chain crisis. These problems are all the more visible as hotels fill up for vacations and events like the NCAA Alamo Bowl game in San Antonio. “We don’t have …

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OPINION: EPA sends mixed signals on clean energy and rural jobs

After a series of frustrating delays, the US EPA has finally released a proposal on how many gallons of renewable plant-based fuel to mix into the US transportation fuel supply. However, the agency’s project renewable volume bonds (RVO) represent a mixed bag for the biofuels sector. On the one hand, …

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Inflation and Supply Chain Problems Delay Danville White Mill Project as Price Rises 10% | Economic news

Announcement of the White Mill redevelopment project Inflation, labor shortages and supply chain issues have delayed the White Mill project and raised its price. “We have included a 10% cost increase factor due to inflationary factors,” said Dave Vos, development project manager for The Alexander Company in Madison, Wisconsin. “Supply …

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Supply Chain Tangles Snare The Little Guy (Editor’s note by Lance Turner) | Arkansas Business News

We were unable to ship the item. New surveys of business owners, economists and supply chain officials paint a complicated picture for U.S. small businesses at the end of 2021. While retail giants like Walmart Inc. Bentonville and Amazon.com Inc. in Seattle are using size to their advantage, it’s tough …

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“There are jobs but no money”: the economic crisis in Turkey begins to be felt | Turkey

IAt a jewelry store near Istanbul’s Taksim Square, Seda opens an elegant black leather clutch and piles her gold jewelry on the counter to discuss the sale of it all. The store owner delicately places gold chains, rings, and a small-scale pendant, before immediately calling a merchant to discuss the …

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The tight supply chain in the United States is dragging the world to the bottom

The supply chain crisis in the United States has made headlines around the world as ships continue to hang around ports in the state of California. Shipping companies would have prioritized shipping empty containers from the United States to China, while reducing shipping capacity to Japan and other countries for …

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