What's News: Business & Finance -- WSJ
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print edition of The Wall Street Journal (July 7, 2020).
Google, Facebook and Twitter are among U.S. tech firms that have
suspended processing user-data requests from Hong Kong law
enforcement following China's imposition of a national-security
Prominent law firms, wealth managers and politically connected
businesses were among the recipients of government loans in a
program designed to help small businesses in the pandemic.
Over 40 American business groups called on China to step up
purchases of U.S.-made products as part of the "Phase One" trade
The Nasdaq jumped 2.2% in a session that saw the Dow and S&P
500 advance 1.8% and 1.6%, respectively.
Uber said its $2.65 billion deal for Postmates will help it
better compete in restaurant delivery and the market for delivering
Samsung Electronics forecast a 23% rise in second-quarter
operating profit, offering guidance that beat analysts'
A second Wirecard executive was arrested and questioned by
German prosecutors as part of probes into suspected fraud at the
Palantir said it has confidentially filed paperwork for an IPO,
ending a wait that made it one of Silicon Valley's oldest private
A judge ordered the Dakota Access pipeline to shut down by next
month because it was improperly granted a key environmental
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
July 07, 2020 02:47 ET (06:47 GMT)
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