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Severe Weather Threatens Businesses. It’s Time to Measure and Disclose the Risks

(Source: hbr.org)

The weather affects consumers’ behavior in terms of what products they buy, where they buy them, and in what quantity. Even if a business knows how normal weather affects its earnings, unexpected abnormal weather present their own risks. 816 more words

Money Matters

The iPhone X is facing ‘severe short supply’ and will be hard to find

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

caption Apple CEO Tim Cook will have an iPhone X and you won’t. source Apple

It’s going to be really hard to get your hands on an iPhone X when it comes out. 303 more words

Money Matters

Most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history makes landfall in the Caribbean

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua (AP) — Hurricane Irma roared into the Caribbean with record force early Wednesday, its 185-mph winds shaking homes and flooding buildings on a chain of small islands along a path toward Puerto Rico, Cuba and Hispaniola and a possible direct hit on densely populated South Florida. 1,066 more words

News

The other beasts were spared (Dan 7:12-7:12)

“As for the rest

Of the beasts,

Their dominion

Was taken away.

But their lives

Were prolonged

For a season,

For a time.”

The other beasts or rulers would lose their kingdoms. 23 more words

Second storm hits Hong Kong and Macau amid typhoon recovery

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

HONG KONG: A powerful storm lashed Hong Kong and Macau on Sunday (Aug 27), just days after a punishing typhoon swept through southern China and claimed at least 18 lives. 264 more words

Current Affairs

Harvey spins deeper inland; full scope of damage is unknown

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Harvey spun deeper into Texas and unloaded extraordinary amounts of rain Saturday after the once-fearsome hurricane crashed into vulnerable homes and businesses along the coastline in a blow that killed at least two people and injured up to 14. 1,187 more words

National / World

Hurricane Harvey Touches Down on Texas

New Orleans will be affected by Harvey as its drainage system will be beyond capacity, while Texas residents are doing what they can to survive the hurricane. 665 more words

National