As Inflation Hits Small Businesses, Here’s How They’re Reacting

As Inflation Hits Small Businesses, Here’s How They’re Reacting

Hopkinsville Brewing Company co-owner Kate Russell, pictured to the right of co-owner Joey Medeiros, said the company had to raise prices due to inflation. Mary Katherine Russel Small business owners have had a tough few years. First, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused many revenue losses. Now they face higher costs as inflation rises. The consumer … Read more

How does inflation affect PayPal’s business?

How does inflation affect PayPal’s business?

Inflation has taken the financial markets by storm. The government’s unprecedented stimulus measures to spur economic growth from the depths of the pandemic led to a rapid and unexpected rebound in consumer demand, especially at a time when global supply chains were operating well below their full capacity. This results in higher prices throughout the … Read more

Could the Fed’s interest raise the level of the Utah housing market?

Could the Fed’s interest raise the level of the Utah housing market?

SALT LAKE CITY – Noincrease in the rate of rest announced this week by the Federal Reserve will have a direct impact on the housing market, but could the rise really cool the much too hot housing market in Utah? Some local experts believe this will help the market stabilize. “Credit card debt, auto loans, … Read more

China to ban minors from tipping live streamers after 10 p.m.

China to ban minors from tipping live streamers after 10 p.m.

Beauty blogger Austin Li Jiaqi speaks with a dog on her lap during a live broadcast on Taobao e-commerce platform on October 26, 2018 in Shanghai, China. Li, 27, nicknamed “Lipstick Brother”, is China’s hottest online beauty blogger. CGV | Getty Images China’s broadcasting regulator on Saturday introduced new rules that ban minors under the … Read more

UN plans third evacuation of Azovstal steelworks as battle continues to rage | Ukraine

UN plans third evacuation of Azovstal steelworks as battle continues to rage |  Ukraine

A third United Nations operation was underway on Friday morning to evacuate Ukrainian civilians from the Russian-besieged Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol, which the UN secretary-general described as a series of “hellish landscapes”. About 200 civilians, as well as Ukrainian resistance fighters, remained trapped in underground safe houses in the huge industrial complex. UN humanitarian … Read more

EU changes oil sanctions plan against Russia to win over reluctant states

EU changes oil sanctions plan against Russia to win over reluctant states

Specialists examine equipment during a daily check-up detour at the Achinsk refinery, which was acquired by Rosneft in 2007 and currently processes West Siberian crude delivered through the Transneft pipeline system, in the region in Krasnoyarsk, Russia July 23, 2018. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register EU gives Hungary, Slovakia … Read more