Biden says $1,400 payments can start to go out this month

© Reuters. U.S. President Joe Biden makes remarks from the White House after his coronavirus pandemic relief legislation passed in the Senate, in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said on Saturday that Senate passage of his $ 1.9 trillion coronavirus aid bill means that $ 1,400 payments to most Americans will start […]

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Texas power crisis deepens as more companies skip payments due to grid operator

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Winter weather caused electricity blackouts in Houston HOUSTON (Reuters) – Texas energy companies failed to pay another $ 345 million for electricity and other services incurred during last month’s cold snap, the operator of the state’s grid said on Monday. In all, electricity providers have skipped out on $ 1.66 billion […]

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US stimulus payments to individuals to arrive as early as Tuesday evening (direct deposits)

The COVID economic relief bill $ 600 direct deposit payments may hit accounts on Tuesday evening 29 December 2020  US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin with the announcement. Mnuchin adds that checks will begin to be mailed on Wednesday 30 December 2020.   Let’s block ads! (Why?) Forexlive RSS Breaking news feed

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Brazil’s government backs new basic income payments to poor

2/2 © Reuters. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Rio de Janeiro 2/2 By Ricardo Brito and Marcela Ayres BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s government on Monday detailed how it would pay for a new minimum income program called Renda Cidada, with President Jair Bolsonaro and Economy Minister Paulo Guedes still pledging to honor the […]

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Trump trade aid payments benefited large, Southern farms: watchdog report

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Democratic U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow addresses the Detroit Economic Club in Detroit By Christopher Walljasper CHICAGO (Reuters) – Farmers from the U.S. Southeast, primarily those growing crops like cotton or sorghum, received larger trade aid payments from the federal government in 2019 than those in other parts of the country, a […]

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Brazil’s Guedes says government to make two more payments of 600 reais to informal workers

© Reuters. Brazil’s Economy Minister Paulo Guedes adjusts his protective face mask before the inauguration ceremony of the new Communications Minister Fabio Faria (not pictured) at the Planalto Palace, in Brasilia BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s economy minister Paulo Guedes said on Tuesday that the government will officially extend a 600-real per month emergency aid to […]

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World Bank sees ‘huge willingness’ to suspend debt payments for poorest countries

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A participant stands near a logo of World Bank at the International Monetary Fund – World Bank Annual Meeting 2018 in Nusa Dua By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The World Bank is seeing “a huge willingness” on the part of official bilateral creditors to suspend debt payments by the world’s […]

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Jobless Americans to see extra payments as soon as this week

© Reuters. People gather at the entrance for the New York State Department of Labor offices, which closed to the public due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in the Brooklyn borough of New York City By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Americans who have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus outbreak will start […]

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