Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Tag: business

How a Florida Audi store used personalized videos to boost its business

Audi Lakeland incorporated personalized videos into its sales and service strategy in May 2019, well before the coronavirus pandemic forced dealerships nationwide to take more of their customer interactions online. It was fortuitous timing....

Why the mask mandate on planes is good for business

“I think the case is very strong that masks don’t add much if anything in the air cabin environment,” he said in response to a question at a Senate hearing. “It is very safe...

China spent 2021 battling business. Xi Jinping will play it safer this year

Add that to a handful of other problems in the world’s second largest economy, and you have some serious risks for the Chinese government to contend with in 2022. Even though China emerged from...

Federal court reinstates Biden administration’s business vaccine mandate

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images A federal appeals court has reinstated the...

Baidu kicks off robotaxi business, after Beijing city’s fare approval

A safety staff member gets in a self-driving robotaxi on October 13, 2020, in Beijing, China, a few days after Baidu launched trial operations of its Apollo Robotaxi. Zhao Jing | Visual China Group...

NetEase’s launches $500 million Hong Kong IPO for its music business

Cloud Village, the music streaming arm of NetEase runs the NetEase Cloud Music app which is displayed on a smartphone in this photo. Fan Jianlei | Visual China Group | Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China...

GM makes a move into the electric boat business

General Motors said it bought a 25 percent stake in Pure Watercraft, valuing the electric boat startup at $600 million. GM is offering $150 million in a combination of cash and payment-in-kind, which includes...

ZF: Microsoft will help it boost shuttle business

A partnership between ZF Friedrichshafen and Microsoft will allow the German parts supplier to create new capabilities for its autonomous shuttle systems, the company said. ZF said this week that it expanded its partnership...

Biden administration suspends enforcement of business vaccine mandate

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the authorization of the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11, in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington, November 3, 2021. Evelyn...

Business travel demand expected to surge in 2022, but full recovery still two years away

istocksdaily | iStock | Getty Images Business travel spending worldwide will likely jump more than 37% next year to over $1 trillion but the normally lucrative industry won’t fully recover until 2024, according new...