Amazon Has Thrived During Coronavirus. But the Pandemic Also Poses Grave Threats

The coronavirus pandemic presents both opportunities and threats to Amazon. Legislative scrutiny will only grow as Amazon’s dominance becomes more evident. An increasing number of its lowly paid workers have been dangerously exposed to the novel coronavirus. Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has emerged as one of the leading beneficiaries of the coronavirus pandemic. Lockdown orders due to […]

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Japan Second-Quarter GDP Revision Sparks Recession Fears – CCN.com

Japan’s economy faces both external and internal risks as latest GDP numbers released. | Source: Shutterstock Japan’s economic expansion cooled more than initially forecast in the second quarter, revised data showed, complicating the government’s planned consumption tax hike later this year. Ironically, the long-delayed sales tax increase is expected to shrink Japan’s GDP output later […]

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