business news in context, analysis with attitude

Random and illustrative stories about the global pandemic and how businesses and various business sectors are trying to recover from it, with brief, occasional, italicized and sometimes gratuitous commentary…

•   In the United States, the total number of Covid-19 coronavirus cases has reached 34,352,185 cases, resulting in 615,717 deaths, and 28,578,701 reported recoveries.

Globally, there have been 177,469,115 cases, with 3,839,804 resultant fatalities, and  161,919,368 reported recoveries.  (Source.)

•  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that 64.6 percent of the US population 18 years of age and older has received at least one dose of vaccine, with 54.6 percent being fully vaccinated.