Apple joined the ranks of Twitter and Uber in granting paid time off to its employees to participate in the upcoming U.S. presidential election. Bloomberg said the move to offer a half day of paid vacation to vote or volunteer at a polling station applies to retail employees and hourly workers. The election will be Nov. 3. Unlike most developed countries which either hold elections on weekends...
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I remember my jaw dropping last year when The Information’s Juro Osawa reported that Sequoia China was in talks to raise more than $8 billion in new funding from U.S. investors and others.I was baffled. I just couldn’t imagine that Sequoia, which had picked a slew of winners in the U.S. and China ranging from Google to Meituan, was going to continue to draw such inflows from the U.S. to its...
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