(The Center Square) – Pennsylvania’s Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) released an updated economic forecast for fiscal year 2021-22 that shows higher-than-expected revenues, driven by stronger wages and inflation . The IFO’s mid-year update for fiscal year 2021-22 showed that general fund revenue was adjusted upward from nearly $42 billion toRead More →

WATERTOWN — Local economic development officials are seeking feedback from area businesses on whether they would use proposed major upgrades to a rail spur in the town’s industrial park. The Watertown Local Development Corp., also known as the Watertown Trust, and the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency are investigating whetherRead More →

Noah Taborda Kansas Reflector TOPEKA — Kansas senators on Thursday approved a financial incentive package to entice manufacturers to pursue so-called megaproject initiatives in the state, despite some concerns about the message it sends to existing businesses. The bill is a response to a request from the Kelly administration toRead More →

Douglas G. DuncanSenior Vice President and Chief EconomistFannie Mae Douglas G. Duncan is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae, where he is responsible for forecasting and analysis of the economy and the real estate and mortgage markets. Duncan also oversees strategic research regarding the potential impact ofRead More →

Consumer advocates fear loopholes in lending laws could open the floodgates to predatory lending for millions of vulnerable Australians. Key points: Experts say many people seek out payday loans when they are in financial difficulty But some lenders often charge significant fees Consumer advocates say payday lenders can dodge theRead More →

McKeesport, January 26, 2022 – State Senator Jim Brewster today announced that the Allegheny County Redevelopment Authority (RAAC) has awarded $600,000 in Gaming and Tourism Economic Development Fund (GEDTF) grants for projects in his senatorial district. “I was happy to support and champion these projects,” Brewster said. “I have lobbiedRead More →

25/01/2022 / Press release Indicators for the euro area as well as for Slovenia in the last quarter of last year suggest that the impact of the epidemiological situation on economic activity has been relatively weak. Economic growth has slowed slightly since Slovenia regained its pre-crisis level of activity, butRead More →

LOS ANGELES – January 25, 2022 – (Newswire.com) iQuanti: Financial well-being is an important aspect of overall well-being and happiness. But unfortunately, many people don’t know what it takes to become financially well. Fortunately, if you’re willing to put in the time and effort to learn, improve financial well-being canRead More →

Sara Thorndike, senior vice president of finance and business/treasurer at Penn State University, will address a forum of business leaders this week on the importance of partnerships between business and community leaders for the development and economic revitalization. × This page requires JavaScript. Javascript is required for you to playRead More →

A cargo ship full of containers prepares to leave port at the Dachanwan Port Container Terminal in Shenzhen, south China’s Guangdong Province, Jan 21, 2022. Photo: cnsphoto China’s GDP increase of 8.1% in 2021, after 2.2% in 2020, exceeded that of any other major economy. However, as is known, China’sRead More →

Register for the public hearing Click here to register. The Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of St. Louis County (LCRA) Brownfield Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) will provide a subgrant to remediate underground soils at 9844 and 9846 West Florissant Avenue, in preparation for a commercial building. The Urban League ofRead More →

Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The Standing Committee of the National Assembly (AN) issued on December 30, 2021 a resolution enabling the implementation of a number of mechanisms and policies in the health sector serving COVID-19 prevention and control activities, including drug and drug ingredient management. After theRead More →

Fort Lauderdale, FL and Cherry Hill, NJ – The Dan Marino Foundation this week has launched a new financial literacy program that offers free lessons accessible to everyone, but specifically designed for people with disabilities, with the aim of providing everyone with the opportunity to more successfully and independently navigateRead More →

JAMMU: Lt. Governor, Manoj Sinha highlighted the successes and voiced the invaluable suggestions and ideas received from the citizens in the monthly radio program “Awaam ki Awaaz” broadcast today on all local and major All India channels Radio (AIR) in UT and broadcast on DD Kashir.During the first episode ofRead More →

Photo: CGV Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the 2017 Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and during the opening session on January 17, 2017, he delivered a keynote speech titled “Jointly Shoulder Responsibility of Our Times, Promote Global Growth”. President Xi called for unrelenting promotion ofRead More →

Despite the government’s assertion that the country’s economy will grow by at least 6% in the current fiscal year, the World Bank’s latest Global Economic Prospects report predicts that Nepal’s economy will only grow than 3.9%. The World Bank established its forecasts on the basis of two major criteria: “betterRead More →

By Dr BETH NIEDERMEYER Superintendent of Noblesville Schools Indiana Education Bill Senate Bill 167 recently made national news because of some of the alarming consequences this legislation could impose on public schools if passed. Education legislation is often written without any input from actual educators and without concern for howRead More →

Posted January 13, 2022 First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its “Nigeria Economic Outlook Webinar” aimed at reflecting on the domestic and global economic trends that shaped 2021 and predicting the economic outlook for 2022. According to a statement, the virtual event, themed “A Look Back at 2021, LessonsRead More →

NEW YORK, January 12, 2022 / PRNewswire / – The Bedrock Care Group, operator of a health and care establishment, has joined forces with DailyPay to allow healthcare professionals instant access to their earned income. The partnership gives Bedrock Care Group employees more financial flexibility during this difficult time forRead More →

One of the concerns is that these negative effects could spill over to the United States in an election year, sources told CNN. But other members of the administration believe the severe sanctions being considered would have a manageable impact on the United States and would be worth imposing stiffRead More →

Douglas G. DuncanSenior Vice President and Chief EconomistFannie Mae Douglas G. Duncan is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae, where he is responsible for forecasting and analysis of the economy and the real estate and mortgage markets. Duncan also oversees strategic research regarding the potential impact ofRead More →

Agriculture, the modern terminology that generalizes economic activities ranging from agriculture to ranching, had been the mainstay of the world economy before paving the way for the industrial revolution. As the development of economies around the world shows, development begins with people’s adoption of agriculture, and the primary sector usuallyRead More →

WASHINGTON, DC – A new national report outlines the potential path for economic recovery this year as the pandemic continues for a third year. The group of economists and scientists say the recovery will be driven by several recent trends, including supply chain disruptions, increased household savings and growth inRead More →

WASHINGTON — A new national report outlines the potential path for economic recovery this year as the pandemic continues for a third year. The group of economists and scientists says the recovery will be driven by several recent trends, including supply chain disruptions, rising household savings and growth in onlineRead More →

VIETNAM, January 1 – General secretary of the Nguyá»…n Phú Trọng party. —Photo VNA / VNS The party’s general secretary, Nguyá»…n Phú Trọng, talks with the Vietnamese News Agency on the occasion of the upcoming Tết (Lunar New Year) on the importance of strengthening the building and rectification of theRead More →