The announcement comes amid tensions with China over the self-governing island, which several American lawmakers recently visited.
From bread to butter to baked beans, a survey of typical breakfast items makes clear that there’s no relief from rising inflation for Britons when they sit down for their morning meal.
Conventional employment opportunities abound, but online platforms still have appeal — for flexibility or additional income.
Cutting back on meat. Choosing cheaper supermarket brands. Stockpiling soap. Soaring prices force more sacrifices.
The bill is the latest victory for the president on overhauling the physical economy, but he has found less support for plans to help workers.
Investigators say there was so much fraud in federal Covid-relief programs that — even after two years of work and hundreds of prosecutions — they’re still just getting started.
BP, Shell and Equinor all produce widely used scenarios of energy's future. Christopher Furlong/Getty ImagesSeveral major oil companies, including BP and Shell, periodically publish scenarios forecasting the future of the energy sector. In recent years, they have added visions for how climate change might be addressed, including scenarios that they claim are consistent with the international Paris climate agreement.
Oil is under $90 a barrel, and consumers are benefiting. Geopolitics, the economy and unforeseen events will determine whether the relief will last.
A public weary of virus precautions pushed up consumption of goods and services, but the longer-term picture is uncertain as the global economy weakens.
To circumvent legal objections, the new law will provide aid to farmers who have faced discrimination, regardless of their race.