International stocks were mixed in the wake of strong U.S. labor market data and uncertainty over how long inflation will remain elevated. Bitcoin edged up but held below November’s record high.
Nov. 25, 2021 at 9:11 a.m. ET
The U.K. has lost around 3,250 pubs and bars from March 2020 to this September. Those that survive are grappling with rising costs, staffing shortages, supply-chain snags and changing consumer behavior.
Nov. 25, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. ET
by Alistair MacDonald
Should a company selling expensive liquor that can be polished off in a night be valued as highly as one that makes heirloom handbags? Potent half-year profits strengthen Rémy Cointreau’s argument.
Nov. 25, 2021 at 8:56 a.m. ET
by Carol Ryan
The European Union is proposing a ban on media companies targeting political ads at people based on their religious views or sexual orientation, a new volley in the continent’s expansion of global tech regulation.
Nov. 25, 2021 at 8:07 a.m. ET
by Sam Schechner
As educators feel stress in rushing to make up for closings during the Covid-19 pandemic, some in the field say added time away isn’t the solution.
Nov. 25, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. ET
by Valerie Bauerlein