inflation

Arbitration

Why railway workers in Germany should reject the arbitration agreement…

After strong protests by many members and several local groups, the EVG railway and transport union was forced to publish the full text of an arbitration/conciliation recommendation which it had initially refused to make available. EVG and Verdi demonstration, March 27, 2023 in Leipzig At a general meeting last week, EVG executive board member Frank […]

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Business

Latest Economy, Inflation and Business News for June 9, 2022

The European Central Bank entered a new era on Thursday, as policymakers clearly stated their plan to raise interest rates next month for the first time in more than a decade to tackle inflation. To prepare for that move, the bank confirmed that it would stop growing its bond-buying program this month. After eight years, […]

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Business

Latest Oil, Inflation and Business News for June 2, 2022

A 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning in production at the Dearborn Truck Plant in Dearborn, Mich.Credit…Brittany Greeson for The New York Times Ford Motor said on Thursday that it was planning to invest $3.7 billion in facilities across the Midwest, much of it for the production of electric vehicles, which the company said would create more […]

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News

Tulsa shooting, Corinthian student loans, inflation hits food banks : NPR

RACHEL MARTIN, HOST: We begin this morning with reports of another deadly mass shooting, this time in Tulsa, Okla. A MARTINEZ, HOST: Police there say a man carrying a rifle and a handgun opened fire inside a medical building on Wednesday afternoon, killing four people. The shooter then apparently took his own life. Here’s Cliff […]

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Business

Inflation, Stock Market and Business News for May 26, 2022

LONDON — The British government said it would use a windfall profits tax on oil and gas companies to help raise funds for direct payments to households, totaling about 15 billion pounds (about $19 billion), to ease the country’s cost-of-living crisis. Rishi Sunak, the chancellor of the Exchequer, announced the measures on Thursday as the […]

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Business

Is Inflation Killing Your Business? What To Do To Survive

Ask owners what their challenges are, and they’ll say “cost of materials going up,” “I’m paying my employees more to keep them on board,” or “cost of fuel is getting ridiculous.” On the flip side, any talking head on CNBC will say inflation is to blame for those issues business owners are facing. Inflation is […]

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Business

As inflation soars, major corporations are posting record profits. But small businesses are feeling the squeeze

With prices on the rise, Mindy Godding’s small business Abundance Organizing held a team meeting. Employees of the Richmond, Virginia-based company, which helps people declutter or downsize and unpacks after home renovations and moves, were feeling the strain of soaring costs. Paying for gas just to get to clients’ homes – sometimes as far as […]

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Business

Biden’s hometown business owners slam skyrocketing inflation, say support isn’t ‘reciprocated’

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Inflation has hit every part of the country, including in President Biden’s hometown in Delaware where business owners are lamenting the skyrocketing cost of food and other supplies.  “Here in Delaware, he’s loved. But as time has gone by, we have been lacking the reciprocation,” said Serena Kelley Jefferson, […]

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