WASHINGTON- Today, July 16th at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Senior Advisor to the President David Axelrod and Deputy Director of the National Economic Council Diana Farrell will hold a media conference call to discuss how yesterdayâs historic passage of Wall Street …
Economic Reports This Week
Reports will include leading economic indicators for June, and corporate earnings from Goldman Sachs, McDonaldâs, Banana and many other companies.
Finance committee questions budget practices
What was supposed to be a relatively short finance committee meeting turned into a full-blown debate Friday afternoon when the topic of under-funding the Jefferson City Public Works Department came to the table.
Pranab to meet state finance ministers on July 21 on GST
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely to meet state finance ministers on Wednesday to discuss constitutional amendments needed for rolling out proposed GST from next fiscal.
European stocks gain ahead of Wall Street rise
European stock markets rose Monday as investors looked past a downgrade of Ireland’s public debt and instead bet on a rebound on Wall Street later after sharp losses last week.
Futures point to bounce for Wall Street
Wall Street was set for a bounce on Monday, following a sharp fall in the previous session, when disappointing revenue from bellwethers reporting results, and downbeat consumer sentiment data, hurt equities.
New school finance leader steps onboard
Photo by Keri Wood. Richard Fagan, the new associate superintendent of finance and school support for the Elk Grove Unified School District. The next several months will be tense but never dull for Richard Fagan.
Finance: Exempt insurance market from antitrust law
The Finance Ministry and the Israel Antitrust Authority still haven’t been able to come to a compromise on a new antitrust law to decrease the concentration of power in the economy, due to a demand to exempt the insurance companies from the proposal.
Job worries push down Wall St
Wall Street stocks began the third quarter with another loss after reports on jobs raised economic worries.
A special report from The Economist on EgyptÃ¢â¬â¢s potential impact to the region
A new special report published in The Economist this week looks at Egyptâs important economic and political role in the Middle East. Its economy, long seen as fragile, has strengthened greatly in recent years, weathering the global recession with surprising ease.