Published: Sep 23, 2021
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has lowered Thailand’s 2021 GDP estimation to 0.8 per cent from its previous estimation of 3 per cent in April amid continuing concern over the Covid-19 pandemic across Asia.
Published: Sep 02, 2021
"As the economy moves forward into the later months of 2021, federal aid will taper off and there will be an important focus on the ability of the labor market to generate ongoing strength in wages and salaries to support spending," economist Jack Kleinhenz said.
Published: Jul 20, 2021
WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden on Monday said that he made clear to Federal Reserve Chair Jerome H. Powell that the central bank should take any steps deemed to be needed to combat rising inflation and support the economic recovery.
Published: Jun 28, 2021
WASHINGTON - The Biden administration mounted an aggressive push reshaping national housing policy in a span of 48 hours this past week, replacing a key regulator and pushing a flurry of other changes to try to address growing concerns within and outside the White House about a housing crisis for millions of renters and vulnerable Americans.
Published: Feb 26, 2021
U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen called for greater transparency around the use of International Monetary Fund resources and on existing stocks of debt as global finance chiefs consider an expansion in the IMF's lending firepower.