Economy, Commerce & Finance: New York Stocks: New Records

The Nasdaq Composite technology index also hit a record high, while the other major US stock indices lurked just below their highs. For the market-wide S&P 500 it went up 0.17 percent to 3816.25 points, while the technology-heavy Nasdaq 100 turned into the red and recently lost 0.08 percent to 12,962.77 points. Market observers saw […]

“Lungs look worse than those of a smoker” – Wel.nl

Most people recover from the coronavirus without any problems, but some seriously ill corona patients have significant lung damage afterwards. An American trauma surgeon shows on X-rays what ‘post-covid lungs’ sometimes look like. “Worse than smoker’s lungs.” Texas surgeon Brittany Bankhead-Kendall shows three lung images: that of a healthy person, that of a smoker, and […]

Economy – Hanover – Companies lower expectations for 2021 – Economy

Hanover (dpa / lni) – The Lower Saxony companies have significantly lowered their expectations for 2021 during the Corona lockdown at the turn of the year. This is the result of an economic survey of 14 employers’ associations led by Niedersachsenmetall. “The optimism about the future for 2021 is currently slipping away. It is melting […]

‘Tax authorities demand part of compensation for victims of benefits affair’ | NOW

Victims of the childcare allowance affair must return part of the compensation they receive to the tax authorities. The interest group for administrators in debt restructuring (BBW) reports this to the daily newspaper Faithful. The association has withdrawn from the consultation with the tax authorities out of irritation about this. For years, the Tax and […]

Demand for daily spending on consumer credit has declined

The year 2020 in consumer lending is characterized by the use of digital channels and the decrease in the demand for consumer loans in general, especially for daily spending or the credit limit, according to the data of the bank Ciadele. With low spending declining, customers began to make larger purchases and improve their homes […]

Companies lower expectations for 2021

Lower Saxony’s companies significantly lowered their expectations for 2021 during the Corona lockdown at the turn of the year. This is the result of an economic survey of 14 employers’ associations led by Niedersachsenmetall. “The optimism about the future for 2021 is currently slipping away. It is melting like butter in the sun,” said the […]

Corona pandemic: Indonesia vaccinates the younger ones first

Indonesia plans to vaccinate two thirds of its 270 million residents over the next 15 months. Unlike in the rest of the world, however, the younger ones between the ages of 18 and 59 should be vaccinated first. By Lena Bodewein, ARD Studio Singapore With a smile, Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo rolls up his sleeve […]