Category: Business

In the Catskills, New Hope for the Return of Tourism

Developers are working on or have completed a string of resort and hotel projects, including a gleaming new yoga retreat, a converted former furniture store and a...

From geisha beauty rituals to millions in start-up sales

While interning at big beauty companies during her time at Harvard Business School in 2005, Tsai developed acute dermatitis as she tested various products. She took oral...

China and Germany agree to work on steel overcapacity following US tariffs

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed overcapacity in world steel markets and agreed on Saturday to work on solutions within the...

Are Wage Gains Picking Up? Stalling? Questionable Data Makes It Hard to Say

“We have trouble measuring any of these things,” said Tara Sinclair, an economist at George Washington University and for the job-search site Indeed. “This is...

We want Trump for president

As Americans go to the polls on Tuesday for primaries in five states, one big contingent that may wield tremendous influence is the small-business rank and file. The...

US prosecutors want stay lifted to settle ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ suit

The U.S. Justice Department has asked a court to lift a stay on civil proceedings linked to a Malaysian fund at the center of its biggest ever “kleptocracy”...

‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack Repeats at No. 1

Photo “Black Panther the Album,” featuring Kendrick Lamar, spent a second week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. Credit Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images In its second...

One highly successful NYC family spills their best tips

After 10 years, Paul opted to sublet Lazer Park’s real estate to another entertainment company, after weighing the financial implications of increasing rent and...

Qatar emir says Gulf blockade futile, calls Middle East unity

Qatar has “preserved its sovereignty” following a “futile” diplomatic crisis that befell the country in 2017, the emir of the Gulf state said...

Facial Recognition Is Accurate, if You’re a White Guy

The new study also raises broader questions of fairness and accountability in artificial intelligence at a time when investment in and adoption of the technology is...