Advertisements


Employment to be main criterion for coastal economic zones

Under its Sagarmala programme, the government had in July 2016 announced building 14 CEZs, which will be aligned to ports in maritime states.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

New round of U.S. tariffs a "modest" hit for euro area: ECB

A new round of tariffs between the United States and its main partners would only cause a "modest decrease" in the pace of economic growth in the euro zone, according to research by the European Central Bank......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 24th, 2019

New opportunity zone guidelines expected to loosen regulations

The Trump administration’s second set of proposed guidelines for opportunity zones aim to make it easier to invest in business and real estate in distressed areas throughout the country and encourage economic impact. The highly-anticipated guidance b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

The Big 4 Economic Indicators: March Nonfarm Employment

The Big 4 Economic Indicators: March Nonfarm Employment.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 6th, 2019

Oil prices rise 1.5 percent as strong U.S. economic data eases demand concerns

Oil prices gained 1.5 percent on Friday as strong U.S. employment data tempered fears about weakening global crude oil demand, and on expectations that an escalating conflict in Libya could tighten oil supplies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

U.S. employment report points to growing economy, tame inflation

U.S. employment growth accelerated from a 17-month low in March, assuaging fears of an abrupt slowdown in economic activity, but a moderation in wage gains supported the Federal Reserve's decision to suspend further interest rate increases this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

Oil prices up above 1 percent on strong U.S. economic data, Libya supply risks

Oil prices climbed more than 1 percent on Friday as strong U.S. employment data tempered fears that global crude demand might weaken, and on expectations that an escalating conflict in Libya could tighten oil supplies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

Instant View: U.S. March payrolls rebound more than expected

U.S. employment growth accelerated from a 17-month low in March as milder weather boosted activity in sectors like construction, which could further allay fears of a sharp slowdown in economic growth in the first quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

U.S. job growth rebounds in March, but wage gains moderate

U.S. employment growth accelerated from a 17-month low in March as milder weather boosted hiring in sectors like construction, which could further allay fears of an abrupt slowdown in economic activity in the first quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

Wall Street chugs higher on jobs data, trade optimism

Wall Street's main indexes rose on Friday after data showed U.S. employment growth was better-than-expected in March, easing concerns of a domestic slowdown, while hopes of a U.S.-China trade deal boosted sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

Oil prices edge lower on economic concerns, but geopolitics support

Oil prices declined on Friday, with Brent slipping away from the $70 mark reached the previous day, but both main contracts were set for weekly gains due to mounting geopolitical risks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

U.S. job growth seen accelerating from 17-month trough

U.S. employment growth likely rebounded from a 17-month low in March as milder weather boosted activity in sectors like construction, which could further allay fears of a sharp slowdown in economic growth in the first quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

Economic Preview: Job creation seen rebounding in March after February freeze

The massive job-producing engine known as the U.S. economy blew a gasket in February, but Wall Street is convinced it was just a temporary failure. Here’s what to watch in Friday’s employment report for March......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 4th, 2019

China’s Manufacturing Gains Also Brings Gains in Employment Numbers

Is China's rapid economic slowdown already back to recovering? A new report showed that its manufacturing activity unexpectedly expanded in March to the fastest growth in eight months......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 1st, 2019

The Most Productive Countries in the World

The United States has been experiencing one of its longest periods of economic prosperity in ages. The country has had its longest ever period of uninterrupted monthly employment growth, adding jobs........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 29th, 2019

Wall Street treads water as growth worries weigh; trade in focus

Wall Street's main indexes swung between gains and losses on Thursday, as optimism fueled by progress in U.S.-China trade talks was clouded by fears of an economic slowdown after a cut in fourth-quarter GDP growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 28th, 2019

Wall Street set for muted open, trade talks in focus

Wall Street's main indexes were set for a subdued opening on Thursday, as investors awaited more details on the progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations amid lingering fears of slowing economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 28th, 2019

Wall Street bogged down by growth worries, falling yields

Wall Street's main indexes were lower on Wednesday, as a prolonged inversion in the U.S. treasury yield curve fanned worries of an economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 27th, 2019

Global growth worries bog down Wall Street

Fears of a global economic slowdown weighed on Wall Street's main indexes on Wednesday, and along with a prolonged inversion in the U.S. yield curve kept investors at bay......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 27th, 2019

Wall Street falls on global economic slowdown fears

Wall Street's main indexes fell on Monday, dragged down by declines in high-growth technology shares, as fears of a global slowdown roiled the market for the second straight session......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2019

Wall St. tumbles as weak factory data fuels slowdown worries

Wall Street's main indexes tumbled about 2 percent on Friday after a raft of weak manufacturing data from the United States and Europe led to an inverted yield curve, stoking fears of an economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2019