Économie

Bullard Says Unemployment Could Rise to 30%

Bullard Says Unemployment Could Rise to 30% They will also expand their tools to "support the flow of credit to households and businesses". "There's no doubting that the Fed is doing everything within its power to see the economy through this period of unbelievable turmoil", Erlam said. [Full Article...]

Oil prices volatile as virus saps demand

Oil prices volatile as virus saps demand Hoeven also says the Department of Energy's plans to buy 77 million barrels of American-made crude oil to fill the strategic petroleum preserve should help to level out the market as well. Do not miss out on the latest news. The American shale industry has found itself caught in the middle of a fight over market share between Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Australia SHUTS DOWN: Scott Morrison orders ALL restaurants, pubs close from TOMORROW

Australia SHUTS DOWN: Scott Morrison orders ALL restaurants, pubs close from TOMORROW Prime Minister Morrison announced that the government was adopting intrinsic measures against non-essential travel, adding that imminent efforts could slow down localized outbreaks, confirmed media reports. The total number of coronavirus cases in Australia surpassed 1,300 on Sunday. Licensed premises in hotels and pubs. Importantly, bottle shops will be exempt. [Full Article...]

Gas prices fall below $2 a gallon in 12 states

Gas prices fall below $2 a gallon in 12 states GasBuddy had been anticipating this price could pop up in the Great Lakes states a week or so prior. Gas prices in many parts of the US are going down amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to the lack of demand, two of the biggest oil-producing countries in the world, Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, met to discuss plans to cut back on oil production in hopes of stabilizing prices. [Full Article...]

Coronavirus : le cap des 11 000 morts est franchi

Coronavirus : le cap des 11 000 morts est franchi Le nombre de cas de contaminations s'établit désormais dans le pays à 47 021, contre 41 035 la veille, soit une augmentation de 14,6 %. Dans le monde, cette maladie touche 163 pays. Comme on pouvait s'y attendre, le nombre de personnes hospitalisées en Belgique a désormais passé le cap des 1.000 personnes, selon les derniers chiffres du SPF Santé Publique. [Full Article...]

Stocks fall again as three states tell all residents to stay

Stocks fall again as three states tell all residents to stay The sense of gloom surrounding the outlook for the U.S. and global economies deepened further on Friday after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo ordered all nonessential businesses to keep their workers home as cases of confirmed COVID-19 in the state topped 7,000 - the highest in the nation. [Full Article...]

Price of oil at an 18 year low

Price of oil at an 18 year low Just a couple of months ago, the world's two biggest oil producers were curbing output to push prices up, and United States producers were enjoying the fruits of those higher prices. According to Daniel Yergin of IHS Markit, the fact that Trump's intervention is on the table is a sign of how dire the situation is for the industry. [Full Article...]

Massachusetts Gov Says Feds Are Outbidding Him for Coronavirus Equipment

Massachusetts Gov Says Feds Are Outbidding Him for Coronavirus Equipment President Donald Trump , left, and Vice President Mike Pence listen as Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf speaks during a teleconference with governors at the Federal Emergency Management Agency headquarters, Thursday, March 19, 2020, in Washington. [Full Article...]

Walmart plans to hire 150K; provides cash bonus to hourly employees

Walmart plans to hire 150K; provides cash bonus to hourly employees They'll be $300 for full-time hourly associates and $150 for part-time hourly associates, adding up to more than $365 million. The company also stated they will reaching out to other industry groups impacted by the pandemic to "to facilitate temporary roles that can be a bridge for their employees during this hard time". [Full Article...]

FDA counters Trump: We've not approved Chloroquine for COVID-19 treatment

FDA counters Trump: We've not approved Chloroquine for COVID-19 treatment Chloroquine , or hydroxychloroquine , has been used to treat malaria since the 1940s and is widely available. It's also a drug used for [serious] arthritis. According to the company's website , " Remdesivir is an investigational nucleotide analog with broad-spectrum antiviral activity-it is not approved anywhere globally for any use". [Full Article...]

Gabbard Suspends Presidential Campaign, Endorses Biden

Gabbard Suspends Presidential Campaign, Endorses Biden Though a lengthy primary could afford Mr Biden media spotlights and fundraising opportunities he might not otherwise have, Mr Sanders' lingering presence also delays efforts to unify a party that was damaged in 2016 by a long primary fight between Mr Sanders and Hillary Clinton . [Full Article...]

Coronavirus: Education Department Makes Changes To Testing, Student Loans

Coronavirus: Education Department Makes Changes To Testing, Student Loans Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) released a stimulus package Thursday that would halt all payments on student loans for three months, with an additional three-month suspension at the education secretary's discretion. "There is no mechanism to earn instructional time during a period of mandated school closure". "They've been going back-and-forth, schools open, schools not open. [Full Article...]

Automakers Are Shutting Down US Factories to Curb COVID-19

Automakers Are Shutting Down US Factories to Curb COVID-19 GM announced their suspension would last until at least March 30 with production status being reevaluated week to week after that. At Ford , the company will cease production in North America following the conclusion of Thursday's evening shift. [Full Article...]

L'effort de guerre, à la française — Coronavirus] Ricard

L'effort de guerre, à la française — Coronavirus] Ricard Ricard fait don de 70.000 litresLe groupe Pernod-Ricard a de son côté annoncé sa décision de mettre à disposition "des stocks d'alcool pur qui permettront la fabrication de gel hydroalcoolique " au laboratoire Cooper qui fournit l'ensemble des pharmacies hexagonales, afin d'éviter la pénurie. [Full Article...]

Amazon stops receiving non-essential products from sellers amid coronavirus outbreak

Amazon stops receiving non-essential products from sellers amid coronavirus outbreak Business Insider reported the restrictions on other product categories earlier. Other preventative measures by Amazon , in response to the coronavirus outbreak , include the launch of a $25 million fund to support partners, and offering unlimited unpaid time off for warehouse workers. [Full Article...]

Coronavirus : Air Sénégal suspend des vols régionaux et internationaux…le 20 mars 2020

Coronavirus : Air Sénégal suspend des vols régionaux et internationaux…le 20 mars 2020 Ces suspensions sont survenues après la décision de l'Union européenne de fermer ses frontières extérieures et du Canada d'interdire l'entrée du pays aux étrangers autre qu'américain. Une date d'arrêt des opérations sera annoncée incessamment. Pour ce qui est des vols vers les Caraïbes et le Mexique ou en provenance, les ventes sont déjà fermées. [Full Article...]

Le Canada débloque 82 milliards de dollars d'aides — Coronavirus

Le Canada débloque 82 milliards de dollars d'aides — Coronavirus Le premier ministre a indiqué que les autorités canadiennes et américaines allaient travailler de concert pour s'assurer que les mesures prises protègent la population tout en leur permettant d'avoir accès aux produits nécessaires. Pourtant selon les spécialistes de la pandémie c'est en Europe que présentement le coronavirus frappe le plus durement. Je veux souligne que c'est un effort consula... [Full Article...]

Coronavirus: Québec versera une aide aux travailleurs affectés

Coronavirus: Québec versera une aide aux travailleurs affectés Le premier ministre du Québec François Legault a fait un point de presse à 16 h lundi le 16 mars. L'aide financière de Québec est non imposable et sera offerte jusqu'à ce que le gouvernement fédéral implante son propre programme d'aide financière. [Full Article...]

Amazon augmente les salaires et recrute pour faire face à la demande

Amazon augmente les salaires et recrute pour faire face à la demande Le géant de l'e-commerce américain a indiqué lundi qu'il allait procéder à 100 000 nouvelles embauches à temps plein et à temps partiel dans ses centres de distribution et son réseau de livraison afin de "répondre à la demande croissante des personnes qui dépendent des services d'Amazon pendant cette période stressante", eu égard à la crise sanitaire générée par le Covid-19. [Full Article...]

Stock Futures Jump Following Biggest Wall Street Losses Since 1987

Stock Futures Jump Following Biggest Wall Street Losses Since 1987 Government data showed USA retail sales dropped 0.5 percent in February, a worse-than-expected result that comes from a time before the coronavirus shut down much of the U.S. "I don't think we're out of the woods yet in terms of liquidity", said Mark Konyn , chief investment officer at AIA Group in Hong Kong. There's seemingly no escape from the uncertainty: From parked airplanes to empty resta... [Full Article...]


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