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, we've now had 34,449,004 total cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus, resulting in 618,294 deaths and 28,846,304 reported recoveries.

Globally, there have been a total of 180,423,378 total cases, with 3,908,728 resultant fatalities, and 165,142,849 reported recoveries.  (Source.)

•  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that 65.6 percent of the US population age 18 and older has received at least one dose of vaccine, with 56.1 percent being fully vaccinated.