BUSINESS | Starbucks Recoups Nearly Two-Thirds Of Comparable U.S. Sales As Stores Reopen

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA –  Starbucks Corp said on Thursday it had regained nearly two – thirds of its comparable U.S. store sales from the prior year, as it reopened stores and modified operations due to the coronavirus – related restrictions.

The coffee-chain said it was tracking slightly above its expected as it opened large number of outlets in the United States in the second weeks of May.

The company had said it expects to reopen nearly 90% of stores in June. Still, it warned on  Thursday it would take time to fully recover and post positive comparable store sales growth.


Biden, Putin Discuss Ambassadors, Nuclear Weapons And More

Presidents Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin of Russia spent more than three hours discussing issues Wednesday at their Summit in Geneva. They ticked through their respective lists so quickly and in such ‘excruciating detail’, Biden says, that they looked at each other and thought. ‘OK, what nexy?’ The most pressing issues the leaders discussed: AMBASSADORS … More Biden, Putin Discuss Ambassadors, Nuclear Weapons And More

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Meets US Climate Envoy

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met with United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry in Riyadh on Wednesday, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. The two sides reviewed international efforts exported to comfront climate change initiatives, which tackle reducing emission and preserving the environment, namely the ‘Saudi Arabia Green Initiative’ … More Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Meets US Climate Envoy

UAE Foreign Minister Speaks With Israeli Counterpart – Tweet

The United Arab Emirates’ foreign minister, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed, discussed on a phone call with his Israeli counterpart ‘the bilateral cooperation between the two countries, in addition to the Abraham Accords’, the minister’s office wrote in a tweet on Monday. Bin Zayed congratulated the Israeli foreign minister, Yair Lapid, on his new position and … More UAE Foreign Minister Speaks With Israeli Counterpart – Tweet

Bahrain’s Crown Prince Congratulates New Israeli PM Bennett – BNA

Bahrain’s crown prince sent a congratulatory telepgraph to new Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, in which he expressed his sincere wishes to the former government for success in its tasks ‘in a way that strengthen the pillars of development, stability, and  peace in the region and the world’, Bahrain state news agency (BNA) said on … More Bahrain’s Crown Prince Congratulates New Israeli PM Bennett – BNA

Saudi Shopping Malls Opens Only To Vaccinated People From August – State TV

Saudi Arabia will bar people from entering its shopping malls unless they have been vaccinated against COVID-19, state TV reported on Sunday, citing a decision by the trade ministry that will come into effect on Aug.1. ‘Having received at least one vaccine shot will be a condition for entering commercial facilities’, the ministry said. Suadi … More Saudi Shopping Malls Opens Only To Vaccinated People From August – State TV

English FA Implore Fans Not To Boo Players Who ‘Take A Knee’

The Football Association hasve issued a statement asking England fans to respect the right of prayers to ‘take a knee’ as a protest against racial injustice, and not boo them befofre matches at the European Championship. England players were booed by some fans before two recent friendlies when they knelt – a protest borrowed from … More English FA Implore Fans Not To Boo Players Who ‘Take A Knee’

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