US weekly jobless claims fall to a nine-month low; Speed ​​of productivity gains

Weekly jobless claims drop 3,000 to 183,000 Continuing claims decreased 11,000 to 1.655 million Productivity accelerated at a 3.0% rate in the fourth quarter Unit labor costs grow at a rate of 1.1% WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell to a nine-month low last week, as the … Read more

The increasing demand for transparent transactions in the retail industry is driving growth

DublinAnd February 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ – File “Blockchain in the Retail Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunities, and Forecast 2022-2027” The report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com an offer. Research and Markets logo The global blockchain in the retail market has reached value 233.5 million US dollars in 2021. Looking ahead, the publisher … Read more

Hawley wants to protect Social Security and Medicare from the debt ceiling

Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Missouri, is joined from the left by Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. Scott Applewhite Associated Press file photo Washington Sen. Josh Hawley introduced a bill Wednesday to prevent Congress from using Social Security and Medicare as a tool in negotiations over the debt ceiling, as some members of his party have talked about … Read more

Smart bidets market share, volume [2028]

Industry research Pune, Feb. 02, 2023 (Globe Newswire) — Smart Bidet Market The report analyzes the best opportunities available in the market and summarizes the features that will drive the progress of the industry. The reports also focus on past growth patterns, growth drivers, current and upcoming trends, and estimation of the overall development of … Read more

Best mortgage deal today? Twenty-year interest rates fall by more than a quarter of a percentage point | February 1, 2023

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Foreign funding in local startups is now subject to an ‘owner tax’

credit: 123RF.com Indian startups that raise capital from foreign investors such as Sequoia Capital, SoftBank, Prosus, Tiger Global, Carlyle, KKR and Blackstone will now have to pay an ‘owner tax’, a move that may not only negatively affect financing but also More startups to locate abroad. Announcing the federation’s budget on Tuesday, the finance minister … Read more

Stocks drop ahead of the Fed’s decision

US stocks fell near midday on Wednesday as traders await the latest monetary policy decision from the Federal Reserve later this afternoon. Near noon on Wednesday, the S&P 500 (^ The Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat(down by 0.5%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell (^ DJI) sank by 1%. Nasdaq Technology Heavy Composite … Read more