There’s not a national plan to restart US businesses. That’s led to inconsistencies among governors’ orders, and some confusion among residents.
Concerned about the health of employees and customers, owners of businesses permitted to reopen Friday are staying closed.
Some investors are urging their portfolio companies to leave government assistance for restaurants and hairdressers.
Hospitals are deploying tablets and smartphones to protect staff, preserve protective equipment, and help patients connect with loved ones.
Laid-off workers struggle to file claims for unemployment benefits; economists say the situation will likely get worse.
The spreading coronavirus prompts public officials in several states and cities to order residents to stay inside, except for “essential” business.
Prestige Ameritech typically makes 250,000 masks a day. Now it’s manufacturing 1 million daily, and turning away orders for 100 million more.
In a subpoena filed Monday, city officials say startup Guesty has facilitated the expansion of short-term rental empires that violate local rules.