Latest News for: Stimulus programs


Biden Reaches Out to Xi Jinping with Eye on Financial Stability

GlobalResearch 15 Apr 2024
To receive Global Research’s Daily Newsletter (selected articles), click here ... Follow us on Instagram and Twitter and subscribe to our Telegram Channel ... *** ... Beijing’s huge stimulus program helped the West to recover from the 2008 financial crisis ... *.

Yellen pitches Bidenomics in Beijing — making America a laughingstock

New York Post 12 Apr 2024
News reports suggest Yellen even tried to sell the Chinese on stimulus checks — or “stimmies,” as they came to be known during the pandemic. This is very strange advice, as the Biden “stimmie” program ...

Vietnam's GDP to grow 6 pct in 2024: ADB 11 Apr 2024
... trade surplus, recoveries in domestic consumption, and continued fiscal stimulus characterized by a substantial public investment program are seen as key to boosting growth in 2024, the bank said.

Living Together: Poverty causes trauma in children

Addison County Independent 11 Apr 2024
Welfare reform, sequestration, increases in nutritional programs, stimulus payments, child tax credit payments, increases and then reductions in housing subsidies, the American Relief and Recovery Act, and so on.

Need Tax Help? Here Are Answers to 11 Last-Minute Filing Questions

The Modesto Bee 11 Apr 2024
... free guided tax preparation through the IRS Free File program ... COVID-19 came with a slew of special programs, tax policies and credits (like the stimulus checks) that padded taxpayers’ pockets.

The Forthcoming EP Elections Are Crucial to Keep our Sovereignty Foreign Minister Says

Hungary Today 09 Apr 2024
He pointed to the swift vaccination campaign during the COVID-19 pandemic, the successful investment stimulus program, and Hungary’s ability to navigate the Ukraine conflict without escalating tensions ... Related article ... Via MTI; Featured Image ... .

Jamie Dimon warns interest rates could soar above 8%, throws doubt on ‘soft landing’

New York Post 08 Apr 2024
3 ... AP ... Historically, increases in the national debt — which is currently hovering at $34.58 trillion — are driven by high unemployment rates, plus the decreased tax revenues and increased government spending on stimulus programs that come with it ... ....

Support like child tax credits and basic income reduces child abuse, researchers found

Business Insider 05 Apr 2024
The funds are often distributed via stimulus checks, basic-income programs, or to local governments."A bundle" of economic policies can make children safer ... It isn't based on the results of a single financial assistance program or a randomized trial.

Ankeny school district's Before \u0026 After School program gets $231,000 in grant funding

Des Moines Register 04 Apr 2024
The program applied for the funds from the American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus bill signed by President Joe Biden in 2021, through the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services.

BOJ will wait until October before hiking rates again, says ex-board member

Japan Times 04 Apr 2024
The Bank of Japan is likely to wait until fall before mulling whether to raise interest rates again after successfully negotiating the tricky task of backing away from its massive stimulus program, according to a former policy board member ... .

DC unveils budget plan: Tax hikes, more education funding and new hotel room fee

Wtop 03 Apr 2024
More education funding and investments in downtown D.C ... Since 2010, revenues have grown 6% per year ... One-time federal stimulus funding is also ending, prompting agency leaders to decide whether to continue funding programs launched using that money.

NJ unemployment system improved but over 700K still face barriers, report says 03 Apr 2024
... during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that program expired in 2021 ... The computers crashed, and staffers rushed to program clunky old systems to accommodate new federal stimulus programs.

Fallout of unsustainable US debt for global investors

The Arabian Post 03 Apr 2024
Heightened risk aversion ... Market volatility ... Currency dynamics ... Flight to quality ... Governments could also implement fiscal stimulus programs and structural reforms aimed at bolstering economic resilience and addressing long-term fiscal challenges.

NYC Council outlines budget response to fund library services, free 3K programs

New York Post 02 Apr 2024
... $109.4 billion budget for fiscal year 2025 — with a dire warning that dwindling federal COVID stimulus funds could lead to cuts to some programs, including 3K and other schooling initiatives.

Asian economies face headwinds in 2024

The Manila Times 02 Apr 2024
BANGKOK ... "Fiscal stimulus will not fix structural imbalances." What is needed are stronger social welfare and other programs that will enable households to spend more, boosting demand that will then encourage businesses to invest ... ....