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…

•  The current US Covid-19 coronavirus numbers:  34,365,985 total cases … 616,150 deaths … and 28,616,495 reported recoveries.

The global numbers:  177,850,723 total cases … 3,849,870 fatalities … and 162,359,667 reported recoveries.  (Source.)

•  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that 64.7 percent of the US population age 18 and older has received at least one dose of vaccine, with 54.8 percent being fully vaccinated.