Colonial Pipeline paid hackers nearly $5 million in ransom – Bloomberg News

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Holding tanks are seen in an aerial photograph at Colonial Pipeline’s Dorsey Junction Station in Woodbine, Maryland, U.S. May 10, 2021. REUTERS/Drone Base/File Photo (Reuters) -Colonial Pipeline paid nearly $ 5 million to Eastern European hackers on Friday after a crippling cyberattack that shut the largest fuel pipeline network in the […]

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Thailand loses 1.45 million tourism jobs from pandemic: tourism group

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: People enjoy Cha-am Beach in Phetchaburi province 2/2 BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand has lost about 1.45 million tourism jobs during the coronavirus pandemic, including 400,000 in the first quarter, a private tourism group said on Monday, as the country gets ready to reopen to visitors to try to rescue the […]

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Virgin Atlantic set to raise 160 million pounds in new financing

© Reuters. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Manchester By Kanishka Singh (Reuters) – British airline Virgin Atlantic, which has been hammered by the COVID-19 pandemic like much of the sector, is set to raise 160 million pounds ($ 222.75 million) in new financing, a spokeswoman for Richard Branson’s airline said in an emailed […]

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Ark adds $171 million Tesla shares as short bets on ETF soar

2/2 © Reuters. Logo of Tesla is seen at a branch office in Bern 2/2 By Thyagaraju Adinarayan LONDON (Reuters) – Cathie Wood’s Ark Invest funds bought a further $ 171 million of Tesla (NASDAQ:) shares on Tuesday, the fund group said on Wednesday, after the electric carmaker’s stock fell sharply and closed below $ […]

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Pfizer to ship 13 million COVID-19 vaccine doses per week to U.S. by mid-March, says executive

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a ‘Coronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine’ sticker and a medical syringe in front of displayed Pfizer logo in this illustration By Carl O’Donnell (Reuters) – Pfizer Inc (NYSE:) expects to deliver more than 13 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine per week to the United […]

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Valentino is sued for $207 million after shutting Manhattan boutique over pandemic

© Reuters. Designer Valentino shoes are seen on display at the Nordstrom flagship store is seen during a media preview in New York By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – Valentino SpA was sued on Friday for $ 207.1 million by the landlord of its former American flagship on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue, which said the […]

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White House launches clean energy effort, $100 million in technology funding

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Solar panels are seen on a parking garage in Palm Springs 2/2 By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Biden administration on Thursday announced the U.S. Department of Energy will offer $ 100 million in funding to support low-carbon energy technologies and create a working group to aid their development […]

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Biden’s immense economic challenge: Putting 10 million people back to work

2/2 © Reuters. Job seekers prepare for career fair to open at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey 2/2 By Jonnelle Marte (Reuters) – President Joe Biden pushed for more fiscal support Friday to address one of the greatest challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic – how to get millions of out-of-work Americans back […]

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Ford to recall 3 million vehicles for air bags at $610 million cost

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Ford Motor Co’s logo pictured in 2019 By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ford Motor (NYSE:) Co said on Thursday it will recall 3 million vehicles for air bag inflators that could rupture, at a cost of $ 610 million. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Tuesday ordered Ford to […]

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U.S. agency orders Ford to recall 3 million vehicles over air bags

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Ford Motor Co’s logo pictured in 2019 2/2 By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. auto safety regulator said on Tuesday it would require Ford Motor (NYSE:) Co to recall 3 million vehicles with potentially defective Takata air bags, rejecting a bid by the second-largest U.S. automaker to avoid […]

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