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Two days after China’s announcement on export controls, ByteDance issued a contrite pledge to “strictly follow” the new rules.
HOW TRUMP’S TIKTOK BAN PUSHED CHINA’S MOST INDEPENDENT TECH BILLIONAIRE CLOSER TO BEIJINGCLAYCHANDLERSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
As lots of companies make pledges and commitments, people fear this will be another hot news cycle, and the conversation about race in corporate America is going to die off.
CAN THEY REDEFINE THE C-SUITE AS THE B-SUITE?NICK FOURIEZOSSEPTEMBER 8, 2020OZY
That’s the question employees inside media companies are starting to ask about their employers’ diversity and inclusion pledges.
‘FEELS VERY MUCH LIP SERVICE’: MEDIA EMPLOYEES AGITATE OVER COMPANIES’ INACTION FOLLOWING DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION PLEDGESTIM PETERSONAUGUST 31, 2020DIGIDAY
Oxford backed off from its open-license pledge after the Gates Foundation urged it to find a big-company partner to get its vaccine to market.
OXFORD’S COVID VACCINE DEAL WITH ASTRAZENECA RAISES CONCERNS ABOUT ACCESS AND PRICINGLBELANGER225AUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
The pledge made last year was for the long term, as the business leaders committed to “the future success of our companies, our communities, and our country.”
WHY A YEAR LATER, THE BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE’S UPDATED STATEMENT OF PURPOSE IS MORE RELEVANT THAN EVERJAKEMETHAUGUST 19, 2020FORTUNE
It signed five-year agreements with Xcel and Centerpoint Energy and forged a so-called clean power partnership, which leverages the power of public scrutiny over company pledges to help the city meet its greenhouse gas reduction goals.
ENVIRONMENT REPORT: ONE WAY TO FORCE COMPANIES TO EMIT LESS CARBONMACKENZIE ELMERAUGUST 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
They want and require a long-term solution to their digital needs — not just voluntary pledges that end in the middle of a pandemic.
THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC IS EXPANDING CALIFORNIA’S DIGITAL DIVIDEWALTER THOMPSONJULY 9, 2020TECHCRUNCH
His pledge to give away his fortune only got harder as his fortune continued to rise.
WHY WARREN BUFFETT IS FALLING ON THE WORLD’S RICHEST LISTCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERJULY 9, 2020FORTUNE
That his friend had withdrawn, was a pledge of his pacific wishes; and, with a lightened countenance, Louis rose from his knee.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
They accepted baptism as a sort of sacred pledge of friendship and alliance with the French.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS

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