UK economy ‘running on empty’ as recession signals mount – PMI

UK economy ‘running on empty’ as recession signals mount – PMI

A general view is seen of the London skyline from Canary Wharf in London, Britain, October 19, 2016. REUTERS / Hannah McKay Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 23 (Reuters) – Britain’s economy is showing signs of stalling as high inflation hits new orders and businesses report levels of concern … Read more

La coalition, a mode de gouvernement majoritaire en Europe

The results of the second tour of the elections are legitimate on the effect of the coup d’état in France, dimanche 19 juin. In the 250 years and in the absolute major summit of the Assemblies nation, Emmanuel Macron will take up the challenge of the national anthem of the new or alumni of the … Read more

Fed’s Bullard: I hope US economy repeats outcome of 1994’s soft landing

St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard speaks at a public lecture in Singapore October 8, 2018. REUTERS / Edgar Su / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 20 (Reuters) – The US Federal Reserve could raise interest rates swiftly this year and forge a “stellar” economy ahead … Read more

Czech Senate Leader Vows ‘Never Again’ to Communist Totalitarianism

WASHINGTON – Czech Senate Leader Milos Vystrcil was little known to the world until he led a Czech parliamentary and business delegation to Taiwan in autumn 2020, defying threats of severe retaliation from Beijing. And that is just how his late father would have preferred it. “He would always insist that we live a normal, … Read more

Porsche to pay $ 80 million to resolve fuel economy claims on US vehicles

June 16 (Reuters) – Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) and its Porsche AG unit have agreed to a class-action settlement worth at least $ 80 million to resolve claims it skewed emissions and fuel economy data on 500,000 Porsche vehicles in the United States, court documents show. The settlement, filed in US District Court in San Francisco, … Read more

Analysis: Why us? Italy seeks way out of low-wage economy trap

Italy is the only European country where wages have fallen since 1990 Tried to compete with Asia by cutting costs Most new jobs on temporary, low paid contracts Country has no minimum wage ROME, June 16 (Reuters) – Diana Parini left her waitressing job at an Italian Alpine resort last month because she was fed … Read more

Business apparel appelés to promote Vietnamese exports to Europe | Économie

Confederation of Vietnamese commercial conseillers in Europe. Photo: VNA Genève (VNA) – Les conseillers commerciaux vietnamiens and chefs offices for trade in Vietnam and Europe are located between 14 and 15 June in Geneva, in Switzerland, to disclose the denominations of trade and trade exports to Vietnam. The Minister of Industry and Commerce Nguyen Hông … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Stays in the Green After Fed Rate Hike

Text size All eyes are on the Federal Reserve and Jerome Powell, the chair of the central bank. Tom Williams / Getty Images The stock market jumped Wednesday after the Federal Reserve made its biggest inflation-fighting move in nearly 30 years — raising interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point. The Dow Jones Industrial … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Retreats, Oracle Climbs

The stock market ended mostly down Tuesday as bond yields hit new highs and investors braced for tough medicine from the Federal Reserve. The central bank meets Wednesday to consider another interest rate increase — likely even three-quarters of a percentage point. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 152 points, or 0.5%, while the S&P … Read more

In the ‘miracle’ city of Shenzhen, fears for China’s economic future

SHENZHEN, China, June 13 (Reuters) – David Fong made his way from a poor village in central China to the southern boomtown of Shenzhen as a young man in 1997. Over the next 25 years he worked for a succession of overseas manufacturers before building his own multi-million dollar business making everything from schoolbags to … Read more