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If you find yourself itching to have the latest gadget, take comfort knowing you’re not alone. Roughly half of Americans cut back on other expenses just to be able to afford new technology, according to CNBC’s All-America Economy Survey. Show More Summary
It’s easy enough to say the Chinese economy is slowing down and that is creating problems for some other countries around the world. Never settle for such a comfortable understanding! Might there be deeper ways to think about the problem? I am not endorsing any of the following speculative hypotheses, rather they are attempts to […]
Markit's US Services PMI printed a healthy 56.1 for August, rising for the 2nd consecutive month, comfortably beating expectations and giving The Fed more ammo for a September hike. This rise was achieved despite the weakest rise in new work in 3 months. Show More Summary
“Although this has some elements of giving comfort to the market, this is more about giving a real boost to the real economy so the government can continue to have its 7 percent growth rate fulfilled”, said Liu Li-Gang, China economist at ANZ Bank in Hong Kong. “As the world’s second largest economy, we require
China is using cash to prop up its stock market. It is injecting funds into the economy to try and spur growth. It is trying to manage the devaluation of the yuan. Despite all of that chaos, observers take comfort from the knowledgeShow More Summary
The S550 Hybrid lets its owners plug in to gain limited pure electric miles in this opulent and comfortable sedan, or just push this big, powerful sedan to high-20s average fuel economy.
The move appeared to be a response to signs that the economy was slowing too fast for comfort and could raise tension with trading partners like the United States.
Well, the San Francisco Bay Area startup-for-everything economy has now reached a new low: Interested, eh? Well, there are plenty of details. I personally take comfort from the pledge that the people paid to drag my trash can will be...Show More Summary
Seating, comfort and food is all well and good when you?re talking about airplanes, and on a recent flight on the Virgin Atlantic 787 Dreamliner, we can confirm they?ve done a good job - particularly in the economy seats, which are far...Show More Summary
With stocks just 1-2% from record highs, because China is fixed, oil is recovering, Europe is awesome, and gas prices are low? it appears the talking heads forgot to tell the 'people' how great things are. Bloomberg's Consumer Comfort index plunged (by the most since Sept 2014) to hover at 18 month lows... Show More Summary
Consumer confidence declined to a five-week low as Americans continue to question the future state of the US economy. The Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index retreated to 42.4 in the period ended July 19 from 43.2. That index has plummeted...Show More Summary
Well, sorta. Union leadership apparently isn’t as comfortable with the Sanders brand of socialism as it is with the Clinton brand. Richard Trumpka, President of the AFL-CIO, sent out a memo this week: His message wasn’t anything new for the federation’s state leaders: They know that endorsement decisions belong to the national leadership. Still, it […]
Vehicle Style: Medium sedan Price: $45,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 120kW/340Nm 2.0 turbo diesel 4cyl | 6sp automatic Fuel Economy claimed: 5.7 l/100km | tested: 8.9 l/100km OVERVIEW Updated for 2015 with a sharper snout and more...Show More Summary
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News US spending increased in May to its highest level in 6 years. And, Consumers are increasingly confident about the US economy as well, the latest Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index showed. The index came in at 42.6 this week. Afternoon Coffee brings you the latest in procurement and supply chain news. (Read more...)
This is a continuation on my series about how to get the best prices and routings to Europe. Now I’ll talk about how to make it more comfortable and one of the few cases where status matters: international flights in economy class. Previous Installments: Coach Getting Too Pricey? Check out Business Class to Europe Pick the Best Days to [...]Show More Summary
If you're traveling this summer, you might want to take a look at this new airplane seating chart. The new seating plan introduces several new Economy classes as well as designated spaces for notoriously annoying passengers. via TheCooperReview.com This post originally appeared on The Cooper Review. Show More Summary
MRI Systems Market to 2020 Focus on Patient Comfort and Operational Efficiency, with Growth Driven by Developing Economies” discusses the market, competitive landscape, and trends for three MRI systems market segments: High-field, Mid-field, and Low-field MRI systems. Show More Summary
David Smith sets us straight on this one: One of the most enduring claims about the British economy in recent years is that the then coalition government abandoned austerity in 2012. It is a claim that gives comfort to those who see everything that has happened to the economy through the lens of fiscal policy. […]
You have to get rich these days just to finance a comfortable retirement. That’s the conclusion financial advisors are increasingly coming around to, as they gauge the direction of the economy in a strange new world of glacial growth and super-low interest rates. Show More Summary