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PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - April 29

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - April 29

reuters.com · 04/29/2022 01:13
PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - April 29

- The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


- Johnson & Johnson's JNJ.N shareholders voted against a proposal to discontinue sales of its talc baby powder around the world as the consumer goods giant tries to shield itself from tens of thousands of lawsuits over the product. https://nyti.ms/3LmVZkJ


- Airbnb Inc ABNB.O told its 6,000 employees on Thursday that they would have the option to permanently work remotely, joining a growing number of companies that have ditched return-to-office plans. https://nyti.ms/3KtxZLA


- Snap Inc SNAP.N, the maker of the Snapchat messaging app, on Thursday unveiled a flying drone camera called "Pixy" that can help people take selfies without the aid of a selfie stick. https://nyti.ms/370R22a


- U.S. President Joe Biden signaled a vast increase in the United States' commitment to defeating Russia in Ukraine on Thursday as he asked Congress to authorize $33 billion for more artillery, antitank weapons and other hardware as well as economic and humanitarian aid. https://nyti.ms/3krBVlr


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