Tech-industry entrepreneurs say such ridiculous things in real life that achieving comedic verisimilitude on shows like Silicon Valley is a cinch. Travis VanderZanden, in a statement reported by TechCrunch, said some time last year his scooter-service compan…
After four months of protests in Hong Kong descended from peaceful marches to violent clashes, culminating in an 18-year-old man being shot in the chest by a police officer on Tuesday, Hong Kongs Chief Executive Carrie Lam today invoked a colonial-era rule gi…
Airbnb on Thursday is launching Animal Experiences, a new marketplace that will connect travelers to some 1,000 animal-related tours and activitiesurban beekeeping, arctic fox photography, and corgi paddleboarding, to name a few. The service represents a new …
Fortune asked several prominent CEOs to name the most important things they do to help their employees be successful. In this video, Bob Swan of Intel, Greg Becker of Silicon Valley Bank, Elli Kaplan of Neurotrack, Margo Georgiadis of Ancestry, and Sara Menke…
Hong Kong will use an emergency ordinance for the first time in more than a half a century in order to ban face masks at public gatherings, according to local media outlets including the South China Morning Post and news channel TVB. The government will enac…
Technological efficiencies will result in the biggest reduction in headcount across the U.S. banking industry in its history, with an estimated 200,000 job cuts over the next decade, Wells Fargo & Co. said in a report. The $150 billion annually that the …
Good morning. Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman has a new book out, entitled What It Takes, and last night I had the opportunity to interview him about it in front of a group of admirers at the New York Public Library (in the Stephen A. Schwarzman building.)…
A leaked recording of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaking to employees in July has revealed the social networking giants potential strategy when dealing with competitors, specifically the popular TikTok app. In a transcript of the recorded meeting, which T…
Credit Suisse Group AG exonerated Chief Executive Officer Tidjane Thiam as one of his key allies took the fall for a corporate spying scandal thats shaken Zurichs financial elite. Chief Operating Officer Pierre-Olivier Bouee, who worked as the CEOs chief lie…
As the euro plumbs new lows, the European Central Bank has decided on a new show-your-cards policy, coming clean to the markets whenever it intervenes in foreign exchange interventions. So far, theres been very little to see. Amid U.S. criticism that the ban…