Tag Archives: economy

With Coronavirus Still Prevalent, How Will People Return To The Office?

[ad_1] The last few months have been an emotional roller-coaster with regards to Covid-19 cases: many communities saw an initial flattening of the curve, only to soon be followed by increasing infection numbers as they started to reopen their businesses and economies. With this in mind, many organizations have allowed …

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Physician Practices Are In Critical Condition Due To Coronavirus

[ad_1] Traditionally, physicians and healthcare professionals generally have multiple options when seeking employment and determining how they can practice medicine. A few of these options, though not a comprehensive list, include: starting their own private practice, becoming an employee of an already established practice, or joining a larger group or healthcare/hospital …

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5 charts illustrating U.S. economic trends

[ad_1] States are taking differing approaches to reopening and closing during the pandemic, and the economy has been feeling the impact. More than half of states have instituted statewide mask mandates to slow the spread of the coronavirus, and some have imposed curfews and group size limits for bars and restaurants.  …

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Gold surges to record close as U.S.-China tensions escalate and coronavirus concerns rise

[ad_1] Leonhard Foeger | Reuters Gold prices rose to an all-time high Friday as investors sought safety in the precious metal amid rising U.S.-China tensions and lingering fears over the coronavirus pandemic. The metal’s August futures contract rose 0.4% to settle at $1,897.50 per ounce, according to data from the …

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Tips for surviving a coronavirus job loss

[ad_1] “I was doing great,” Schultz-Tarnopol said. With no severance and no job prospects, Schultz-Tarnopol felt paralyzed. “I could not get myself to do anything. I couldn’t focus, couldn’t get myself to move forward, couldn’t get myself to find a good job.” Over the next decade, she lost her car …

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Coronavirus economy: California unemployment claims jump

[ad_1] Unemployment claims in California climbed to their highest levels in nearly three months amid fears of benefit reductions for workers and fresh rounds of business shutdowns to combat the coronavirus, federal officials reported Thursday. The increase in California unemployment filings arrived at the same time that two state senators …

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5 things to know for July 23: Coronavirus, economy, stimulus, China, MLB

[ad_1] This week was supposed to mark the opening of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Sigh. Hopefully we’ll be back to obsessing about gymnastics and volleyball in 2021. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On With Your Day. Here’s what else you need …

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Texas mayors plead with Congress for coronavirus relief funding

[ad_1] As Congress resumes work on a new coronavirus financial relief package, nearly 100 Texas mayors are pressing the state’s congressional delegation for more funding to address revenue losses incurred due to the economic downturn brought by COVID-19. Texas received $11 billion in funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and …

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EU recovery plan: Leaders strike ‘historic’ deal to rebuild economy after coronavirus

[ad_1] The European Commission will borrow the money on financial markets and distribute just under half of it — €390 billion euros ($446 billion) — as grants to the hardest hit EU states, with the rest provided as loans. Leaders also agreed a new EU budget of nearly €1.1 trillion …

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