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 US, there now have been 81,216,268 cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus, resulting in 991,038 deaths and 56,282,006 reported recoveries.

Globally, there have been 460,374,351 total cases, with 6,069,038 resultant fatalities and 393,773,038 reported recoveries.  (Source.)

•  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that 76.7 percent of the total US population has received at least one dose of vaccine … 65.3 percent is fully vaccinated … and 44.3 percent has received a vaccine booster dose.