A strong crown protects consumers from rising prices

In recent days, the dollar traded on the interbank market for about 21.30 crowns, which represents a significant strengthening over the past twelve months. “The koruna’s exchange rate against the dollar was at similar levels in May 2018,” says Lukáš Kovanda, chief economist at Trinity Bank. However, the strong koruna dampens the transmission of commodity […]

In New York, pay a “guy in the line” so you don’t wait for a Covid test

In chalk, they proudly write their arrival time. “First in line, at 5:45 am”, shares for example the Twitter account Same Ole Line Dudes, a small New York company “of professional waiters”. Its employees are paid to queue for other people. The National Public Radio (NPR) website tells how they made a very profitable business […]

In New York, pay a “guy in the line” so you don’t wait for a Covid test

In chalk, they proudly write their arrival time. “First in line, at 5:45 am”, shares for example the Twitter account Same Ole Line Dudes, a small New York company “of professional waiters”. Its employees are paid to queue for other people. The National Public Radio (NPR) website tells how they made a very profitable business […]

Bitcoin records 30 thousand US dollars … and experts expect the continued rise

The cryptocurrency Bitcoin continues to reap the benefits of the crises that are still resulting from the emergence of the new Corona virus around the world, as cryptocurrencies were able to impose themselves as an alternative to traditional currencies, and thus the confidence of investors looking for safe havens. The digital currency recorded 30,000 US […]

Corona: dollar breakdown in November aid | NDR.de – Nachrichten – Hamburg

Status: 01/01/2021 11:28 a.m. The federal government’s November aid breaks down. Several applicants in Hamburg received their notices in the wrong currency. US dollars instead of euros. The applicants concerned were amazed, but apparently they do not have to worry. Despite the wrong currency symbol in the letter, 90.3 deductions were transferred according to information […]

New York City Yorkville: Walk on Sauerkraut Boulevard

Jeremy Schaller has fulfilled his grandfather’s wish and continues the butcher’s shop. Bild: HIROKO MASUIKE/The New York Time The New Yorkers once called the borough of Yorkville small Germany. Today hardly any people of German origin live there. Their shops, dance halls and cafes have given way to high-rise buildings. Now investors are vying for […]

Worse than New York

Investigation in a makeshift tent on the Navajo Nation reservation Image: AFP Almost 100,000 people have died as a result of Covid-19 in North America. The natives are particularly hard hit. The largest Native American reservation in the Navajo Nation has more people infected per capita than the country as a whole. “Doctors Without Borders” […]