Coronavirus, last New York judge blocks state vaccination mandate for healthcare workers
More American employers are rely on financial incentives to attract employees than in any other country, according to a ManpowerGroup survey. Forty-two percent of employers in the United States need financial incentives to attract workers and address talent shortages, compared with a global average of 31 percent, according to the global survey of 45,000 employers in 43 countries, including 6,000 in the United States.
Connecticut and Washington DC have become the first US jurisdictions to be removed from Chicago travel advisory since the last wave of Covid-19 that swept across the country during the summer. The scale of the summer outbreak in the United States was reflected in last week’s update to Chicago’s travel advisory, when every state and territory was on the list.
Head of UK’s largest Covid rapid test provider expects government end the provision of free kits to the public by spring 2022. Dan Elliott, chief executive of Innova, said he would be “surprised” if free lateral flow tests were still available beyond early next year.
Seven out of 10 travel agencies in the UK plans to downsize once government retention program ends, discovered the body that represents the industry, which prompted the association to urge the government to revise its testing requirements for those arriving in England. The Travel Association said new international summer vacation bookings for this year were down 83% from pre-pandemic levels.
Britain’s Health Secretary said he was ‘Highly likely’ England will force vaccination on frontline healthcare workers, after the introduction of similar rules for adult nursing homes. The British government is consulting on whether to introduce mandatory vaccines for health workers, Sajid Javid said in the House of Commons on Tuesday in a statement.
Investors have reduced their expectations of significant growth in the global economy Bank of America fund managers surveyed found inflation fears outweighing concerns about the Delta variant as a catalyst for pessimism. A net 13% of the study’s 258 asset managers, who had a total of $ 859 billion under management, expect global economic growth to accelerate, the lowest number since the spring of Last year.