G7 Leaders and Scholars Criticize CCP for Shredding Hong Kong’s Autonomy and Economy

G7 Leaders and Scholars Criticize CCP for Shredding Hong Kong’s Autonomy and Economy

Chinese Leader Xi Jinping, traveled to Hong Kong on July 1, 2022, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of China’s takeover of Hong Kong in 1997. In his speech at the inauguration ceremony of the sixth chief executive of Hong Kong, Xi repeatedly mentioned “one country, two systems,” praising how “great” it is, but this received … Read more

Atlanta Fed Estimates US 2nd-Quarter GDP Growth at 0.3 Percent

Atlanta Fed Estimates US 2nd-Quarter GDP Growth at 0.3 Percent

The US economy is forecast to have grown by just 0.3 percent in the second quarter, the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta says. According to the regional central bank’s closely watched GDPNow estimate, that’s slightly higher than the previous week’s projection of zero percent. Despite the slight uptick, this is still well below the peak … Read more

Supreme Court Finds HHS Violated Drug Reimbursement Rules for Low-Income Patients

Supreme Court Finds HHS Violated Drug Reimbursement Rules for Low-Income Patients

The Supreme Court unanimously ruled that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) illegally reduced prescription drug reimbursements to hospitals by $1.6 billion per year in a program aimed at helping poor patients. The decision, a win for hospitals serving low-income individuals, allows those hospitals to seek the improperly withheld funding from the federal … Read more

Congratulations, Grad! Now, Look Out for These Personal Finance Mistakes.

Congratulations, Grad!  Now, Look Out for These Personal Finance Mistakes.

Now that you have successfully become a college graduate and are looking to move on, there are some things you need to know about personal finances. The more you know, the more you can avoid mistakes and losing money. Being able to handle money well is one of the most important things you can do. … Read more

71% of Finance Professionals Believe Their Department Is Lagging: Latest Report

71% of Finance Professionals Believe Their Department Is Lagging: Latest Report

By Business Wire Nearly three-quarters (71 percent) of corporate finance professionals do not feel their teams’ platforms and tools are as strong as other departments, according to insights published in a new report from Material, commissioned by Teampay, the all-in-one purchasing platform. 93 percent want to create more efficiencies within the finance department. Released at … Read more