Mild Technical Rebound Likely For Taiwan Stock Market

(RTTNews) – The Taiwan stock market turned emphatically lower again on Wednesday, one day after ending the eight-day losing streak in which it had plummeted more than 1,300 points or 8.3 percent. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just beneath the 15,350-point plateau and it’s expected to remain rangebound on Thursday. The global forecast for … Read more

Inflation Is Paycheck-to-Paycheck Economy’s Enemy

When it comes to crowning “The Public Enemy,” Jimmy Cagney’s got nothing on inflation. Regardless of whether you’re a fan of film noir, you wouldn’t be remiss in calling inflation the scourge of the paycheck-to-paycheck economy, pinching purchasing power away from everyone from the top-earning echelons to the lowest. For consumers living paycheck to paycheck, … Read more

A New Partnership Gives WKU’s Personal Finance Summer Camp A Boost

Thanks to a partnership with Abound Credit Union, Western Kentucky University’s Center for Financial Success (CFS) expands its residential high school summer camp. The new partnership with Abound Credit Union provides significant support for the camp and allows CFS to increase scholarships for campers, among other things. “Abound is excited to support WKU’s Personal Finance … Read more

G7 leaders to debate ways to stabilize global energy markets

US president Joe Biden expects G7 leaders to debate steps to “stabilise global energy markets” as Washington seeks more co-operation to contain the high commodity prices weighing on the global economy. A senior Biden administration official told reporters on Wednesday that the US would announce a “concrete set of proposals” to raise economic pressure on … Read more

A Pastor Marches for a Moral Economy

To Reverend Andrew Wilkes, inequality is a dire and immoral injustice. The pastor and political scientist spends every Sunday considering how to build a more equitable economy with his New York congregation. “From unemployment to health care outcomes, virtually every issue hits poor folks the hardest,” he told me. As a result, pastors like him … Read more

Russia seeks new fuel markets in Africa, Middle East as Europe turns away

Model of petrol pump is seen in front of EU and Russian flag colors in this illustration taken March 25, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register MOSCOW, June 23 (Reuters) – Russia is increasing gasoline and naphtha supplies to Africa and the Middle East as it struggles to … Read more

Commentary: The Attention Economy | KBIA

I’m not on social media. Well, I’m on LinkedIn maybe twice a month, if that counts. You should try ignoring social media some time. Or better – quitting. I hear it’s a potential cure for insanity. But I digress. I was recently introduced to a new concept: The Attention Economy, evidently the successor to the … Read more

Dow Jones Futures Fall As New Market Rally Seeks Direction; 5 Stocks Near Buy Points

Dow Jones futures fell modestly overnight, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. The stock market rally attempt struggled for direction Wednesday as Fed chief Jerome Powell spoke. The major indexes shrugged off solid early losses, but later gave up decent gains to close slightly lower. X Fed chief Powell, speaking before the Senate … Read more