APRIL’S TRISTATE TALKING NEWS – REGIONAL, NATIONAL AND GLOBAL SNAPSHOTS

YOUR APRIL 2021 NEWS BULLETIN BRIEF FROM THE… TENNESSEE GOOGLE SAYS IT CONTRIBUTED $4.6 BILLION TO TENNESSEE’S ECONOMY IN 2020, HERE’S HOW IT BREAKS DOWN: Google’s U.S. economic impact totals $50 billion more than Tennessee’s entire gross domestic product, according to the tech company’s annual evaluation. Nationwide, $426 billion was generated by Google and its subsidiaries, its new Read more…

JANUARY’S TRISTATE TALKING NEWS – REGIONAL, NATIONAL AND GLOBAL SNAPSHOTS

SPECIAL FEATURE STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD! ‌ WORLD – BOARD DIVERSITY IN 2020 SHOWS SLOW SIGNS OF PROGRESS STUDY FINDS: Despite increased attention to diversity and inclusion, board diversity progress is slow and insufficient, according to a report from executive search firm Egon Zehnder. The 2020 Egon Zehnder Global Board Diversity Tracker examined the Read more…

OCTOBER’S TRISTATE TALKING NEWS – REGIONAL, NATIONAL AND GLOBAL SNAPSHOTS

  SPECIAL FEATURE STORIES FROM AROUND   THE WORLD! GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP TO MAKE AVAILABLE 120 MILLION AFFORDABLE, QUALITY COVID-19 RAPID TESTS FOR LOW AND MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRIES:  A set of agreements to make available, for low and middle-income countries, affordable, high-quality COVID-19 antigen rapid tests were today announced by the Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Read more…

AUGUST’S TRISTATE TALKING NEWS – REGIONAL, NATIONAL AND GLOBAL SNAPSHOTS

  SPECIAL FEATURE STORIES FROM AROUND   THE WORLD! ***CORONAVIRUS UPDATES – POTENTIAL VACCINE TO ENTER PHASE 2/3 IN GLOBAL TRIALS: Over 16.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins Read more…

JULY’S TRISTATE TALKING NEWS – REGIONAL, NATIONAL AND GLOBAL SNAPSHOTS

  SPECIAL FEATURE STORIES FROM AROUND   THE WORLD! COVID-19 TO PLUNGE GLOBAL ECONOMY INTO WORST RECESSION SINCE WORLD WAR II: The swift and  massive shock of the Coronavirus pandemic and shutdown measures to contain it have plunged the global economy into a severe contraction.  According to the World Bank forecasts, the global economy will Read more…