Trump is defiant as border crisis escalates, prepares to lobby House GOP on immigration bills

Trump is defiant as border crisis escalates, prepares to lobby House GOP on immigration bills

As he prepared to visit Capitol Hill, President Trump continued to insist Tuesday that Congress produce comprehensive immigration legislation, while anxious Republicans explored a narrower fix to the administration’s policy of separating migrant children from their parents. “Now is the best opportunity ever for Congress to change the ridiculous and obsolete laws on immigration,” Trump […]

Football League expects safe standing to be permitted by 2019-20 season

Football League expects safe standing to be permitted by 2019-20 season

The Football League (EFL) expects fans to be once again allowed to stand at matches in all four divisions of English football by this time next year. With the issue of safe standing set to be debated in parliament next week, the League’s chief executive, Shaun Harvey, believes that a consensus between football stakeholders and […]

Global utility ENGIE says focused on off-grid energy provision in Africa

Global utility ENGIE says focused on off-grid energy provision in Africa

JOHANNESBURG – Global utility ENGIE says it wants to focus on providing off-grid energy in Africa, with plans to expand its solar home system (SHS) and mini-grid activities. ENGIE, which is participating in the Africa Energy Forum beginning in Mauritius on Tuesday, is launching new mini-grid projects in Zambia and starting commercial sales of SHS in […]

Travelers Championship Pro-Am: A Look At The Celebrity Field

Travelers Championship Pro-Am: A Look At The Celebrity Field

Dating back to Sammy Davis Jr’s involvement as the tournament’s namesake, the Travelers Championship has a rich history of celebrities taking their hacks at a PGA Tour venue. Here’s a look at the 2018 celebrity pro-am field, which boasts some familiar faces, a handful of newcomers and the usual array of Husky headliners: Ray Allen […]

Get ready to pollinate the $660 billion sustainable supply chain finance opportunity

Get ready to pollinate the $660 billion sustainable supply chain finance opportunity

Today, businesses have an opportunity to shift how they are implementing their sustainability commitments in their supply chains. Global buyers — major international companies — are increasingly looking for ways not just to enforce compliance and punish poor performers, but to reward and incentivize their suppliers to adopt sustainable and responsible behaviors. Our new report, […]

Google removes Uber from in-app booking

Google removes Uber from in-app booking

In case you didn’t know it, Google Maps has an in-app function that lets you book a ride from your favorite ride-sharing service without having to leave the navigational app. But if that app is Uber, it seems like you won’t be able to do so anymore, either by design or they are still fixing […]

Jay-Z joins PUMA Basketball in high-profile role

Jay-Z joins PUMA Basketball in high-profile role

12:12 AM ET Nick DePaulaESPN As part of its aggressive commitment to relaunch its basketball sneaker category for the first time in 20 years, Puma on Monday announced that rapper and business mogul Jay-Z has been named to a high-profile role with Puma Basketball. A PUMA spokesperson told ESPN Monday afternoon that Jay-Z’s title would […]