Tag: Environment

  • China Is Low-Key Taking Over the World: Weekend Edition

    “Plays Well With Others” here. This is the Weekend Edition of Bloomberg Opinion Today, a roundup of the five most popular stories Bloomberg Opinion published this week, based on web readership, with some other stuff thrown in. New subscribers to the newsletter can 

  • Harvey Weinstein Sued by New York AG Over Sexual Harassment

    Embattled movie producer Harvey Weinstein was sued by New York state for creating a hostile work environment at the Weinstein Co. that allegedly featured “pervasive sexual harassment,” intimidation and discrimination. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s lawsuit comes as Weinstein, 65, is seeking to sell his troubled studio to Maria Contreras-Sweet, a former Obama administration official, in […]

  • Wynn Steps Down as CEO of Wynn Resorts After Sex Allegations

    Steve Wynn, the casino billionaire credited with shifting the industry’s focus from gambling to all-around entertainment, stepped down as chief executive officer and chairman of Wynn Resorts Ltd. after being embroiled in a sexual harassment scandal. The board “reluctantly” accepted Wynn’s resignation, the company said in a statement. Wynn Resorts appointed Matt Maddox, currently president, […]

  • Walgreens’s Deal Aversion Can’t Last

    CVS Health Corp. wasn't frequently mentioned on Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.'s first quarter earnings call Thursday. But CVS's $69 billion deal for insurer Aetna Inc. loomed large as Walgreens reported mixed results – it beat analyst revenue estimates, but profit fell 22 percent from a year earlier due largely to an impairment charge. Shares fell as much as 6 percent percent […]