(Philstar.com) – May 26, 2021 – 6:17 p.m. MANILA, Philippines – Proceeds from the government’s recent sale of “samurai” bonds gave the Philippines its first dollar surplus for the year in April, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas reported on Wednesday. What’s up The country’s balance of payments (BOP) posted a surplus of $ 2.61 billion …

Culver said that in 2013, when Forbes called Tulsa the best place for young entrepreneurs, he didn’t think the magazine wasn’t talking about black entrepreneurs, many of whom lacked the capital and connections to compete. The same goes for the Arts District, which Culver and others say was developed largely through tax incentives and loans …

Signage is seen outside the entrance to the London Stock Exchange in London, Britain. 23 August 2018. REUTERS / Peter Nicholls UK midcaps rose on Wednesday, boosted by strong earnings updates from companies such as Marks & Spencer and Softcat, while Vectura Group topped the mid-cap index after accepting a takeover by The Carlyle Group. …

UK baby boomers and Gen Xers have handed their families £ 8.2billion back since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, prompting them to be called the ‘unsung heroes’ of the crisis. One in four of the over-50s has supported family members at some point during the pandemic, loaning an average of £ 1,300 each. Although …

By Andrew Moran * China was one of the first major countries to recover from the coronavirus-induced economic collapse – but at what cost? The country has contracted huge public and private debts, eased monetary policy and issued billions of dollars in new bonds. Yet as the second tallest economy As it tries to return …

The real estate industry is a massive market. Along with residential and commercial demands, the ever increasing demand for office space has resulted in a huge demand for office space. There is no doubt that real estate is one of the safest investment options. The ever-increasing demand and the possible rise in prices are almost …

After an unsuccessful organizing effort at Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) last month, union activists wait for the company’s annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday, hoping for a chance a worker on the board of directors of the largest online retailer. A resolution from shareholders, including nonprofit Oxfam America, calls on Amazon to consider appointing an hourly employee …

General view of the Abu Dhabi skyline, December 15, 2009. REUTERS / Ahmed Jadallah Abu Dhabi on Tuesday sold $ 2 billion in seven-year bonds in its first foray into international debt markets this year, raising liquidity for state coffers despite a recent rebound in oil prices. The oil-rich emirate sold the bonds at 45 …

SAN JOSE – A very active real estate company involved in several large-scale redevelopment projects in the Bay Area has purchased a large retail site in San Jose, anchored in a Lowe’s Home Improvement store. Orton Development, a company with high-profile real estate projects in its portfolio, paid $ 41.75 million for a retail center …

May 25, 2021Updated: May 25, 2021 11:13 a.m. Thumbs Down to the racial segregation that played a major role in COVID-19 deaths in Connecticut last year. According to a report by the Commission on Human Rights and Opportunity, the agency that enforces anti-discrimination laws, segregation was largely responsible for the higher death rates from COVID …