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EU lawmakers back aid for virus-hit economy in remote vote

European Union lawmakers approved on Thursday emergency funds to cushion the bloc's economic slump triggered by the coronavirus pandemic and shore up battered airlines by preserving their landing slots......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

EU lawmakers to approve aid for coronavirus-hit economy in remote vote

European Union lawmakers are expected on Thursday to approve emergency funds to cushion the bloc's economic slump triggered by the coronavirus pandemic and shore up hard-hit airlines by preserving their landing slots......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

As virus hobbles economy, companies race to tap credit and raise cash

As New York navigates the coronavirus<…; crisis, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and lawmakers are trying to find their way forward on a despite uncertainty about the size of the financial toll the outbreak... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 1st, 2020

Virus could shut USPS within 3 months, lawmakers warn

Any disruption to the U.S. Postal Service could also hamper mail vote efforts for the upcoming election......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 24th, 2020

Virus could shut USPS within 3 months, lawmakers warn

Any disruption to the U.S. Postal Service could also hamper mail vote efforts for the upcoming election......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 24th, 2020

European stocks bounce back from virus-driven crash

After another down day in Asia, European stocks opened with gains amid hopes that U.S. lawmakers would pass a stimulus package. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 13th, 2020

Fragile safety net leaves US economy vulnerable to virus hit

The spreading coronavirus outbreak poses a double-barreled threat to U.S. workers who face not only the prospect of lost wages if they are forced to stay home during a quarantine but also a fragile safety net to fall back on during such a crisis......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 4th, 2020

Fragile safety net leaves economy vulnerable to virus hit

The spreading coronavirus outbreak poses a double-barreled threat to U.S. workers who face not only the prospect of lost wages if they are forced to stay home during a quarantine but also a fragile safety net to fall back on during such a crisis......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 4th, 2020

: ‘Outdated’ Nafta one step away from demise after House passes new trade deal with Canada, Mexico

A day after a bitterly divided vote over the impeachment of President Trump, House Democrats and Republicans united to pass an updated version of the old North American Free Trade Agreement that lawmakers hope will be more favorable to the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 19th, 2019

U.S. data, hopes over Brexit vote lift shares; dollar eases

World equity markets broadly rose on Wednesday, lifted by investor optimism that British lawmakers will rule out a no-deal Brexit and fresh U.S. data that highlighted a strong economy with low inflation, an outlook that weakened the dollar......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 13th, 2019

Merkel Ally Loses Vote as Lawmakers Push Back

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s grip on power suffered a heavy blow Tuesday after her party’s lawmakers ousted her close ally as their parliamentary leader and replaced him with a candidate she didn’t endorse......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 25th, 2018

Russian lawmakers vote to back controversial pension bill

The lower house of the Russian parliament has given its preliminary approval for a controversial bill that raises the eligibility ages for pensions, which has caused an outrage in Russian society......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 26th, 2018

Brexit deadline may be pushed back if January vote fails: report

British lawmakers plan to force a Brexit delay if Prime Minister Theresa May's deal fail.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 30th, 2018

Asian shares on defensive, sterling braces for Brexit vote

Asian shares were on back foot on Tuesday as an unexpected drop in China's exports heightened worries about the global economy while the British pound braced for a showdown in parliament over the government's Brexit plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

Pound jumps as Brexit vote fails; stocks rise on China hopes

Sterling rebounded from the day's lows on Tuesday after British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's deal on withdrawing from the European Union, and major world stock markets climbed on hopes of more stimulus for China's economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2019

Stocks rise on China hopes; sterling rebounds as Brexit vote fails

Major world stock markets climbed on Tuesday on hopes of more stimulus for China's economy, while sterling rebounded from the day's lows after British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's deal on withdrawing from the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2019

Coding bootcamps switch to remote classes

Miami's top coding bootcamps have launched virtual classes as it's still uncertain when in-person instruction will be back in session due to the spread of the new coronavirus. Ironhack, which offers coding classes for students at nine campuses in Mi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 30 min. ago

White House preps plans to reopen economy

The White House is developing plans to get the U.S. economy back in action that depend on testing far more Americans for coronavirus than has been possible to date, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral13 hr. 45 min. ago

White House preps plans to reopen economy

The White House is developing plans to get the U.S. economy back in action that depend on testing far more Americans for coronavirus than has been possible to date, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral13 hr. 45 min. ago

Jim Cramer predicts "U" shape recovery, says economy "will bounce back gradually"

"In a U-shaped recovery I'm expecting, the stock market will pull back again and that is when you can put some money to work," the "Mad Money" host said......»»

Category: topSource: madmoney14 hr. 45 min. ago

Calls grow for biggest infrastructure program of all time

As the corona virus batters America’s economy, construction groups are urging the government to fund more.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweekly20 hr. 30 min. ago