NEW YORK | Google commences $1B expansion in New York City

NEW YORK — Google is spending more than $1 billion to expand operations in New York City. Ruth Porat, senior vice president and chief financial officer at Google and Alphabet, said in a blog post Monday that Google is creating a more than 1.7 million square-foot campus that includes lease agreements along the Hudson River … Continue reading NEW YORK | Google commences $1B expansion in New York City

FlexJobs Names 10 Surprising and Fast-Growing Remote Career Categories

BOULDER, CO – According to FlexJobs’ State of Telecommuting Report, remote work has grown 115% in 10 years.  While remote work exists across career fields, it is more prevalent in some than in others.  With that in mind, FlexJobs analyzed over 50 career categories in its database, comparing the number of remote jobs posted January 1, … Continue reading FlexJobs Names 10 Surprising and Fast-Growing Remote Career Categories

The ROY Luxury Apartments in LA will Include On-Demand Electric Vehicles from Envoy Technologies as an Onsite Amenity

LOS ANGELES/ DECEMBER 14, 2018 (STL.News) The ROY Luxury Apartment Homes in West LA has added the latest cutting-edge amenity: onsite electric vehicles (EVs) exclusively for residents use. The REMM Group announced today that residents at the new building will have access to Tesla Model X and Nissan Leaf electric vehicles through the Envoy There … Continue reading The ROY Luxury Apartments in LA will Include On-Demand Electric Vehicles from Envoy Technologies as an Onsite Amenity

LONDON | May says 2nd Brexit referendum would violate public trust

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May was set to condemn growing calls for a second referendum on Britain’s departure from the European Union on Monday, saying it would do irreparable damage to trust in democracy. But even as May insisted she could salvage her unpopular EU divorce deal, pressure was mounting for dramatic action — … Continue reading LONDON | May says 2nd Brexit referendum would violate public trust

MOSCOW | Kremlin welcomes oligarch invitations to Davos forum

MOSCOW — The Kremlin has welcomed the decision by the World Economic Forum to renew invitations for three high-profiled Russians after an initial snub. A day after the WEF said it will include a Russian delegation at the forum, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Monday welcomed the announcement that billionaires Oleg Deripaska and Viktor Vekselberg, … Continue reading MOSCOW | Kremlin welcomes oligarch invitations to Davos forum

LONDON | UK student loan changes to add billions to budget deficit

LONDON— Britain’s Office of National Statistics says it is changing the way it accounts for student loans in a decision that will add 12 billion pounds ($15 billion) to the country’s budget deficit. The statistics agency said in a statement Monday that the design of the system means much of the loan book is never … Continue reading LONDON | UK student loan changes to add billions to budget deficit

BELGRADE, Serbia | Man dies in cold spell in Serbia; schools close in Bosnia

BELGRADE, Serbia — A man reportedly has frozen to death in Serbia as a cold spell throughout the Balkans slowed down traffic and closed down schools in some areas. Serbian state TV says the body of a 50-year-old man was found in the snow Monday in a northern village after he apparently died overnight. In … Continue reading BELGRADE, Serbia | Man dies in cold spell in Serbia; schools close in Bosnia

Business News: Embraer and Boeing Approved the Terms of Strategic Aerospace Partnership, Seek Brazilian Government Approval

SAO PAULO, CA and CHICAGO, IL – Embraer [B3: EMBR3, NYSE: ERJ] and Boeing [NYSE: BA] have approved to the terms of a strategic partnership that would position both companies to accelerate growth in global aerospace markets. The approved terms define the joint venture comprising the commercial aircraft and services operations of Embraer, in which … Continue reading Business News: Embraer and Boeing Approved the Terms of Strategic Aerospace Partnership, Seek Brazilian Government Approval