Talking Biz News Today – Nov. 27, 2020

Some of Friday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

Black Friday offers beacon of hope to struggling stores, by Anne D’Innocenzio

As economy struggles, Fed weighs boosting bond purchases, by Martin Crutsinger


Disney increases number of planned layoffs to 32,000 employees, by Hanna Ziady

France orders Big Tech to pay digital tax despite threat of US tariffs, by Julia Horowitz

The Wall Street Journal

With Slack, Salesforce Would Put Heat on Microsoft, by Aaron Tilley

Midwestern Governors Seek More Federal Covid-19 Aid for Businesses, by Kris Maher


Thanksgiving is usually a $250 million box office haul. This weekend it will be hard to reach $20 million, by Sarah Whitten

World’s largest offshore wind farm seals financing deal worth $8 billion, by Anmar Frangoul

News about business journalism

UK reporter Payne departing Business Insider