Tag Archives: economy

Three airlines prep return of Hawaii-Bay Area trips

[ad_1] SAN JOSE — Three airlines — Southwest, Alaska, and Hawaiian — are all planning to resume flights connecting Hawaii with Bay Area cities starting in early November, disclosures that offer a welcome counterpoint to the dreary travel picture ushered in by the coronavirus. The flights being planned by Southwest …

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5 things to know for October 1: Coronavirus, election, economy, immigration, Malaysia

26 states see increases in coronavirus cases

[ad_1] Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. Coronavirus  2. Election 2020 The Commission on Presidential Debates says it will make …

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California is years away from jobs recovery

[ad_1] The California job market appears to be years away from a return to the lofty heights it enjoyed before the coronavirus unleashed wide-ranging economic woes, an unsettling forecast released Wednesday shows. A grim new outlook from the closely watched UCLA Anderson Forecast suggests California’s pre-coronavirus economic boom won’t reappear …

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Worldwide death toll from coronavirus eclipses 1 million

[ad_1] NEW DELHI (AP) — The worldwide death toll from the coronavirus has eclipsed 1 million, nine months into a crisis that has devastated the global economy, tested world leaders’ resolve, pitted science against politics and forced multitudes to change the way they live, learn and work. “It’s not just …

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The Latest: Romania posts highest daily coronavirus cases | World

[ad_1] As many as 365 new cases were reported in Karachi among the country’s single-day 774 infections in the past 24 hours. It prompted health official to suggest a “smart lockdown” after identifying high-risk areas in Karachi, the capital of southern Sindh province. The latest increases have occurred after Pakistan …

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Consumer confidence surges to highest level since start of coronavirus pandemic

[ad_1] The numbers: Consumer confidence rose in September to the highest level since the coronavirus pandemic began after the number of cases declined and the economic forged ahead, a closely followed survey showed. The index of consumer confidence rose to 101.8 this month from 86.3 in August, the Conference Board …

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Most small businesses say they’re ready for a coronavirus spike, survey shows

[ad_1] People wearing facemasks wait to buy vegetables at a market vegetable stall as essential retailers reopen from the coronavirus (Covid-19) shutdown. SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Smaller-sized businesses have been battered during the six months of the coronavirus pandemic but are feeling confident about their ability to …

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