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If the UK is going to make more people retire later, it needs to get creative

The UK government has made a surprise announcement that the rise in state pension age to 68 is to be phased in from 2037, instead of 2044. Made just …

Retirement

Meet the 14 Startups from Parallel18 Fueling the Puerto Rico Economy

When people think of innovative ideas and entrepreneurial endeavors, places like Silicon Valley and New York typically come to mind. With more …

Innovation

ADP(R) Workforce Vitality Report Q2 2017 Shows Steady Growth in Wages

ROSELAND, NJ--(Marketwired - Jul 19, 2017) - According to the <i>ADP Workforce Vitality Report</i><i>,</i> overall wage growth increased by 2.3 percent year over …

Nigeria’s GDP to Hit $3.3 Trillion in 2050, Says PwC

Goddy EgeneEconomists at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) have projected that Nigeria could emerge the 14th largest economy in the world by 2050 with …

Economics

Peru cancels plan to cut value added tax rate as growth slows

LIMA (Reuters) - The government of Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is no longer considering cutting the value added tax (VAT) rate due to slumping government revenues as the economy slows, the country's prime minister said Tuesday.<p>Trimming the VAT rate gradually to 15 percent from 18 percent …

Venezuela

Japan business mood steady at high levels as economy recovers: Reuters Tankan

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese manufacturers' and service providers' business confidence held steady at high levels in July, a Reuters poll found on Wednesday, underlining the central bank's upbeat view on the economy.<p>Manufacturers' sentiment stood at a decade-high peak and service-sector mood …

Bank of Japan

Cuba's financial crisis worsens: economy minister

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's two-year-old financial crisis worsened during the first half of this year, and the country is having difficulty obtaining trade credits due to late payments to suppliers, according to Cuban Economy Minister Ricardo Cabrisas.<p>In a report to a closed door session of the …

Cuba

Economic Indicators

Title:<p>Global Trends: Paradox of Progress<p>Title:<p>Economic Indicators<p>Title:<p>Mineral Commodity Summaries 2016<p>Title:<p>The Budget and Economic Outlook: 2016 to …

United States

Accelerating Women's Economic Empowerment to Achieve the 2030 Agenda

This event highlighted concrete actions that demonstrate linkages between women’s economic empowerment and the achievement of the SDGs – to ensure …

Empowerment

EU to halt Brexit talks ‘because the UK is not ready’

EU diplomats have hit out at Britain’s failure to agree it must pay a hefty financial settlement for Brexit, suggesting the controversy will “stall” …

Brexit

On The Prospects For Higher Economic Growth

<b>CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD .PDF</b><p>Hoover and AEI economists release white paper on comprehensive economic policy reforms to achieve 3 percent growth.<p><i>About</i> …

Economics

Would a Hard Brexit Cripple the EU’s Digital Economy?

After multiple terror attacks, a snap election with a surprise result, and a devastating fire in London, UK officials had plenty on their minds going into the the start of Brexit negotiations last month. They are tasked with brokering an exit from the EU at the same time that the British economy is …

Brexit

Brexit uncertainty hits Scottish economy, say PwC

<b>The uncertainty caused by Brexit is having a negative impact on the Scottish economy and housing market, according to business advisers PwC.</b><p>Its latest report predicts the Scottish economy will grow by 1.2% this year, and by 1.1% in 2018.<p>It also identified a year-on-year decline in house …

These Are The Highest Paying Jobs In The Gig Economy

Nearly one in four Americans now take part in what is known as the “gig economy.”<p>From accepting odd jobs online, like cleaning homes and fixing leaky faucets, to picking up strangers in personal cars and renting out spare bedrooms, more people than ever before are a part of this non-traditional …

Gig Economy

China's Economic Report Raises a Few Questions

China's GDP grew at a slightly faster-than-expected pace in the second quarter, according to official data published Monday, as surging industrial …

Monthly Economic Outlook – July 2017

Wells Fargo

Harvard University - India Will Be Next Power House of Global Economy and Will Dominate over China

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Economists: Population growth, regulation changes could continue to boost Upstate economy

GSA Business Report sought out economists at Clemson University’s John E. Walker Department of Economics for an academic look at the economy. Scott …

Lending Slowdown Won’t Derail U.S. Economy

The party will end eventually, but don’t bank on it just yet<p>A broad slowdown in bank lending is the latest economic riddle to confront investors. Does a pullback in bank loans, the lifeblood of economic growth, herald the end of a tepid expansion well into its ninth year, with malign implications …

U.S. Economy

88% CEOs exude confidence in Indian economy: KPMG survey

Home » Companies<p>Last Published: Mon, Jul 17 2017. 10 32 PM IST<p>Indian CEOs are optimistic about the growth prospects of the Indian economy over the …

No transitional Brexit deal will lead to a ‘raft of companies’ leaving UK before Christmas

In order for the UK economy to keep functioning after Brexit, a transitional deal of three years is not only desirable but also necessary, according …

Brexit

China's economic growth holds steady despite slowdown fears

BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth held steady in the latest quarter, boosted by unexpectedly strong trade and consumer spending, despite fears …

China

Alan Greenspan on Fed, Interest Rates, Economy

Dec. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan talks about the outlook for the Fed after the departure of Ben S. Bernanke, the …

Federal Reserve

The Gig Economy in the U.K.: Growth, Issues and Predictions

Categories: Risk Performance and Compliance, Services and Indirect Spend, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent …

Gig Economy

Regional Employment Experiences a Slight Dip in the Month of June

According to the ADP Regional Employment Report, in June we saw a slight dip in hiring across most regions. The service-providing sector provided the …

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The 'Gigs' Are Up And The Economy Down: Financial Advisors' Daily Digest

A new study from the Guardian Life Insurance Company sounds the alarm about America’s growing part-time economy.<p>Nicholas P. Cheer explains why he no …

Retirement

Yellen: Focusing on policy that promotes economic growth should be priority

In her testimony to the House Financial Services Committee, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen answers questions from Committee Member Rep. Dan …

Janet Yellen

Summer economic statement : Don’t expect major tax cuts

Scope in Budget 2018 for new spending and tax cuts will be slightly more than €300m<p>14 minutes ago<p>What does the Summer Economic Statement tell us …

Economics

Consumer confidence in the economy run deeper into the negative

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