2020-09-16 19:00:00| GAO Reports
Under the new Farmers to Families Food Box Program, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) continued to spend funds for food purchases for redistribution to food banks, nonprofits, and other...
2020-09-16 11:00:18| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
In report on global economy, thinktank suggests extra borrowing is needed into 2021Coronavirus latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGovernments must resist imposing spending cuts and hefty tax rises before their economies have recovered from the effects of coronavirus lockdowns, a leading global thinktank has warned.In its quarterly health check of the global economy, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said it would be necessary to continue borrowing extra funds into next year to support the worst-hit households and businesses despite concerns about mounting public sector debts. Continue reading...
2020-09-15 16:30:00| Fool.com Headlines
Big Red is scooping up Tracfone and moving downmarket.
2020-09-11 18:42:23| Small Business Brief
Does it seem like your business is spending too much money every month to stay afloat? This could be cutting into your bottom line in a big way and preventing you from making the kind of profits that you should be making. Rather than continuing to overspend, you should learn about how to cut costs so that […]
2020-09-08 19:28:22| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
NAO forecast for costs of 190 pandemic measures over half year finds furlough outlay of 35.4bn so far most expensiveCoronavirus latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe government response to the coronavirus pandemic is on track to cost the public purse 210bn for the first six months of the crisis, Whitehalls spending watchdog has said.Reflecting the scale of the emergency since March, the National Audit Office (NAO) said ministers had instigated more than 190 measures in response to the crisis so far, including emergency job support, additional NHS funding, and business grants. Continue reading...