Republican senators could pay a price for acquitting Trump CNN news: Source link"Republican senators could pay a price for acquitting Trump"
Two co-founders of Google Pay in India are building a neo-banking platform in the country — and they have already secured backing from three top VC funds. Sujith Narayanan, a veteran payments executive who co-founded Google Pay in India (formerly known as Google Tez), said on Monday that his startup, epiFi, has raised $13.2 million in its Seed financial round led by Sequoia India and Ribbit Capital. The round valued epiFi at about $50 million.…"Former Google Pay execs raise $13.2M to build neo-banking platform for millennials in India"
President Donald Trump blames Iran for orchestrating an attack on the US embassy in Iraq. BBC World news: Source link"Trump threatens Iran with 'big price' to pay over US embassy attack"
Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge Google CEO Sundar Pichai got the promotion of a lifetime earlier this month, when company co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin relinquished control of parent company Alphabet Inc. to the longtime Google executive and stepped back after more than two decades at the search giant. Now, Pichai’s compensation is changing to reflect his new dual role as Alphabet and Google chief executive. According to Bloomberg, which cites a…"Google CEO Sundar Pichai gets $242 million pay package after taking control of Alphabet"
Technology has been blamed for a lot recently. Automation and artificial intelligence have supposedly led to substantial job losses, reduced bargaining power for workers, and increased discrimination. It’s even blamed for growing income and wealth inequality and, as a result, the presidency of , Brexit, the rise of far-right populism in Europe, and the specter of climate change. In response, calls are being made for global oversight and regulation of technology and there are attempts…"Research: Germany’s gender pay gap is a result of its lack of innovation"
NI’s nurses are set to strike for the first time on Wednesday amid complaints about pay. BBC Health news: Source link"Health strike: Parties to hold meeting to address pay dispute"
It may be a no-brainer for Senate Republicans to keep President Donald Trump in office — but it’s becoming clear that Democrats mean to make them pay a heavy price for saving the President in his impeachment trial early next year. CNN news: Source link"Democrats try to make Republicans pay the price in Trump trial"
The telecoms giant has agreed to pay to resolve bribery allegations, the US justice department says. BBC World news: Source link"Sweden's Ericsson to pay over $1bn to settle US corruption probe"
Riot Games has agreed to pay $10 million to its former and current female employees who alleged they’d been subjected to gender discrimination and sexual harassment. The company, which became emblematic of a larger problem within the industry, says this is part of its commitment to fix its culture. According to the Los Angeles Times, which first reported on the terms of the settlement, each of the roughly 1,000 female-identifying employees who have worked at…"Riot Games resolves to pay $10M to settle gender discrimination lawsuit"