Belgium Becomes First Country to Introduce Mandatory Monkeypox Quarantine as Global Cases Rise – NBC New York

Belgium Becomes First Country to Introduce Mandatory Monkeypox Quarantine as Global Cases Rise – NBC New York

Belgium has introduced a mandatory 21-day quarantine for monkeypox patients as cases spread globally. The UK has also urged close contacts of monkeypox patients to self-isolate to stem a recent mysterious outbreak of the disease, which is typically endemic to Africa. The WHO has so far confirmed 92 cases of the disease in 12 countries, … Read more

Asian shares mixed after Wall St barely misses bear market | Associated Press

Asian shares mixed after Wall St barely misses bear market |  Associated Press

Shares are mixed in Asia in cautious trading after Wall Street rumbled to the edge of a bear market on Friday. Tokyo and Sydney were higher Monday while Hong Kong and Shanghai declined. Investors were awaiting minutes from the latest policy setting meeting of the Federal Reserve and updates on consumer prices, due later this … Read more

NY claims Amazon subjects pregnant workers to harsh conditions

NY claims Amazon subjects pregnant workers to harsh conditions

Amazon’s warehouses are subjecting pregnant women and disabled workers to harsh physical work conditions that have improperly exposed them to injury, Gov. Kathy Hochul’s administration claimed on Wednesday. The administrative complaint by the New York State Division of Human Rights alleges that Amazon has forced pregnant women to lift heavy packages instead of giving them … Read more

LA-based rental furniture startup expands to East Coast

LA-based rental furniture startup expands to East Coast

GARDENA, Calif. — The coronavirus pandemic created a lot of mobility among working professionals, which was good for a Los Angeles-based furniture rental startup. Last month, Fernish, a furniture rental company, expanded its services to the East Coast, launching in New York and Washington DC What You Need To Know Fernish, a Los Angeles-based rental … Read more

New Viant and IRIS.TV Partnership Brings Exclusive TV Segments to Marketers | News

New Viant and IRIS.TV Partnership Brings Exclusive TV Segments to Marketers |  News

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 17, 2022– Viant Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: DSP), a leading people-based advertising software company, today announced it has partnered with IRIS.TV, the only data platform built for video. This new partnership brings a first-of-its-kind solution integrating IRIS-enabled insights into the Viant ® Household ID, empowering marketers to leverage deep, contextual, cookieless TV data … Read more

Norton Rose Fulbright expands in Los Angeles and Washington, DC with environmental and … | News

New Viant and IRIS.TV Partnership Brings Exclusive TV Segments to Marketers |  News

Los Angeles, May 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright today announced that environmental regulation and government affairs lawyer Scott Burton has joined the firm as a partner in its Los Angeles and Washington, DC offices. Joining from Hunton Andrews Kurth, Burton leverages his extensive environmental, energy, and natural resources experience … Read more

NYC restaurants yawn at Grubhub’s ‘free lunch’ promotion

NYC restaurants yawn at Grubhub’s ‘free lunch’ promotion

Grubhub is offering to pick up the tab for lunch across New York City next week — and restaurants are yawning. The barrage of freebies from food delivery companies — including rivals UberEats and Doordash, as well as grocery apps like Getir, Gopuff and Gorillas that deliver items within minutes — is reaching new heights, … Read more

Investors spent $18B on SoCal apartments this past year

Investors spent B on SoCal apartments this past year

LOS ANGELES — Investors are capitalizing on the high demand for housing in Southern California. In the past four quarters, investors spent more than $18.6 billion buying apartments, duplexes and other multifamily properties in the Greater Los Angeles region, Coldwell Banker Richard Ellis reported. What You Need To Know Investors spent more than $18.6 billion … Read more

Gopuff app snubs traffic laws delivering snacks in Manhattan

Gopuff app snubs traffic laws delivering snacks in Manhattan

New Yorkers’ love-hate relationship with fast grocery delivery apps is becoming more heated as one of the biggest you have begun using cars in addition to bicycles and scooters, The Post has learned. Deep-pocketed startup Gopuff is on a hiring binge to recruit delivery workers who drive cars, even as surging congestion in the city … Read more

Miami locals blame New Yorkers for driving up rents

Miami locals blame New Yorkers for driving up rents

The cost of renting an apartment in Miami is soaring — and locals are pointing the finger at newly arrived New Yorkers who flocked south for Florida’s sunshine and its low taxes. A new survey by Realtor.com found that rents for Miami-area apartments have risen 58% since March 2020 — the fastest rate for any … Read more