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US jobless claims at 730K, still high but fewest in 3 months © Boston Herald

US jobless claims at 730K, still high but fewest in 3 months

25-02-2021 03:03

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week in a sign that layoffs may..

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3 Ways Young Entrepreneurs and Freelancers Can Disrupt the Retail Industry © Entrepreneur

3 Ways Young Entrepreneurs and Freelancers Can Disrupt the Retail Industry

25-02-2021 03:01

February 25, 2021 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Many young entrepreneurs and freelancers see oppo..

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Rolling Blackouts Hit Texas as Big Freeze Upends Energy Markets © Yahoo Entertainment

Rolling Blackouts Hit Texas as Big Freeze Upends Energy Markets

15-02-2021 08:34

(Bloomberg) -- The arctic freeze gripping the central U.S. has triggered rolling blackouts in Texas and is ratcheting up pressure on energy price..

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Oil hits 13-months highs on Middle East tensions © RTE

Oil hits 13-months highs on Middle East tensions

15-02-2021 08:25

Oil prices soared today to their highest in about 13 months as fears of heightened tensions in the Middle East prompted fresh buying. Hopes that..

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Small Businesses Look To Albany For Rent Relief © Gothamist

Small Businesses Look To Albany For Rent Relief

12-02-2021 10:00

Before the pandemic, Yeworkwoha Ephrem paid $9,800 a month in rent for her Ethiopian restaurant Ghenet, in Brooklyns Park Slope. But after COVID-..

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EMERGING MARKETS-Rouble slips ahead of central bank meeting, stocks hover at record highs - Reuters © Reuters

EMERGING MARKETS-Rouble slips ahead of central bank meeting, stocks hover at record highs - Reuters

12-02-2021 09:47

Feb 12 (Reuters) - The Russian rouble led declines among emerging market currencies on Friday, following strong gains earlier in the week, while..

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United States Corporate Wellness Market Report 2021-2026: COVID-19 has Infused High Stimulus into the Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com © Business Wire

United States Corporate Wellness Market Report 2021-2026: COVID-19 has Infused High Stimulus into the Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

12-02-2021 09:39

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "US Corporate Wellness Market - Industry Outlook and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets..

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits record high boosted by cannabis stocks - Reuters © Reuters

CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits record high boosted by cannabis stocks - Reuters

10-02-2021 03:15

By Reuters Staff (Adds details, updates prices) Feb 10 (Reuters) - Canadas main stock index rose to a record high on Wednesday, buoyed by share..

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