Economy Archive

Four Ways Apollo 11 Paved The Way For the Internet Economy

Interior view of an ACE S/C (Acceptance Checkout Equipment, Spacecraft) computer control room as NASA staffers run systems check for an unspecified Apollo mission, 1960s. The room is located in one of several stations throughout the country which are Getty Images Neil Armstrong’s first

The Moneycontrol Show │CPSE ETFs Get 80C Benefit, $5Tn Economy by 2014…

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in the Union Budget that going forward the CPSE ETF would be available in equity linked saving scheme formats and also suggesting there would be more such CPSE ETFs hitting the market. Kayezad Adajania, Moneycontrol’s Personal Finance Editor joins

Despite a strong economy, cost of living still top of mind for Canadia…

This story is part of a series digging into the results of a CBC News-commissioned online opinion poll of 4,500 Canadians ahead of the October federal election. Nuance is a lousy talking point. It’s easy enough for politicians to talk up a roaring economy.

US and UAE see ‘significant’ scope to deepen economic ties

Discussions held during the sixth US-UAE Economic Policy Dialogue in Washington The US and UAE held their sixth Economic Policy Dialogue in Washington on June 20. Alamy The UAE and US outlined the potential for “significant” scope to further expand economic ties during a

The rise of the gig economy helps London-based insurtech Zego to raise…

A couple of years ago London-based startup Zego realised gig-economy workers would need insurance, and went on to raise a very healthy £6 million in Series A funding, led by Balderton Capital. Its first products were pay-as-you-go scooter and car insurance for food delivery

Labour market defies Brexit gloom striking economy but job creation sl…

Labour market defies Brexit gloom striking economy but job creation slows after bumper start to 2019 The jobs market defied the Brexit gloom gripping the rest of the economy as wage growth pushed back up towards a decade high and unemployment held at a

Australia cuts rates to historic low as economy slows

Australia’s central bank lowered the cost of borrowing for the first time in three years on Tuesday, hoping to extend a record 28-year-run without a recession amid stiffening headwinds. The Reserve Bank of Australia cut rates by 25 basis points to a historic low

Good and bad signs for Hawaii’s economy

HONOLULU (KHON) –  Home sales are down. New vehicle sales are down. And bankruptcies are up.  The state’s chief economist says there is no recession just around the corner — but not all economists agree. Recessions can threaten children’s nutrition. Recessions decrease opportunities and

Can Kenya’s China-built railway line revive its economy?

The country was Kenya. The railway became known as the Lunatic Express. Now 116 years later, another railway line has been built almost parallel to those same tracks in a bid to transform this part of Africa, but this time by a different world

Vetri Subramaniam: Indian economy has a great runway but not enough es…

We may have had a few bits of bad news coming in, but it has not yet caused the aggregate market valuations to drop into the cheap territory, said Vetri Subramaniam, Group President & Head of Equity, UTI Asset Management Company, in an interview