Tag: inflation

  • Healthcare organizations are looking for new uses for virtual health technology

    The virtual health revolution has spread over the past few years, notably through generational shifting events such as the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, health care leaders, organizations, and policy makers see the value of virtual health, both in terms of patient convenience and experience, and the cost savings that virtual health can provide […]

  • Europe’s anti-American itch – Politico

    Click play to listen to this article expressed by artificial intelligence. BERLIN – It’s getting cold in Europe, and so is the economy cisterns And the citizens get it Insomnia. There is only one answer: Blame America. Signaling across the Atlantic has long been a favorite diversionary tactic for Europe’s political elites when things start […]

  • Inflation is declining. Here’s what that means for your annual salary increase

    Physics | iStock | Getty Images Inflation and annual wages are not in a one-to-one relationship. This became apparent to many workers last year when annual merit increases in salaries and wages were nowhere near the highest levels of inflation in four decades. Many employees stuck, even as wages increased by more than has been […]

  • Holiday shopping begins as inflationary sentiment drops

    NEW YORK (AP) — While Black Friday will mark a return to familiar holiday shopping patterns, uncertainty remains. The US labor market remains strong, consumer spending is resilient and inflation is slowing. But higher prices for food, rent, gasoline and other household costs have weighed on shoppers. As a result, many are reluctant to spend […]

  • These household bills add to your cost of living

    People who pay the bills might take notice, but Americans as a whole don’t seem to pay much attention to the cost of living. The cost of living is often an abstract concept that heads of household admit they need to address but often don’t. What is the cost of living? It is the total […]

  • There is no win-win situation in a fragmented world

    Singapore’s education minister, Chan Chun Sing, said in his keynote address at the Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Summit in Singapore on Wednesday that Singapore will not take sides in geopolitical disputes and will instead take positions in support of the rule of law. He said the world must remain interconnected despite the pressures of disintegration, because […]

  • Here are the industries that added the most jobs in October – and the industries that lagged behind

    The Labor Department reported on Friday that the US economy gained 261,000 jobs in October. The latest figure is slightly lower than in September but still well above economists’ expectations of a 190,000 job gain. Despite rising inflation, rising interest rates, slowing economic growth and deepening concern about a recession in 2023, the resilient US […]

  • White House gets ‘Goldilocks’ jobs report as they look to offset the economy

    CNN – As White House officials prepare for the latest jobs report ahead of the midterm elections due to be released Friday morning, the last thing they want to see is the explosive employment number. It is the political paradox that overshadowed the last major A piece of economic data before Election Day – One […]

  • One sentence from the Fed got the markets working. Then Powell spoke.

    Editor’s note: A version of this story appeared in CNN Business’ Nightcap newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free, over here. New York CNN Business – The Fed has spoken. As we discussed yesterday, the Fed’s 75bp move was a foregone conclusion. The central bank announced that it would raise interest […]

  • The cost of exercise is rising in Edmonton – Edmonton

    during the pandemic, Studio B Fitness YEG In South Edmonton he struggled financially. Co-owner Megan Clark remained optimistic when everything opened up again: New and old members would return, helping the company thrive. Instead, the boutique fitness center at Whitemud Crossing faced another challenge: inflation. “The cost of everything else, gas and food, people don’t […]