Tag: economy

1 अगस्त से बैकिंग समेत इन सेक्टर्स में होगा बदलाव, आपकी जेब पर पड़ेगा प्रभाव

देश में एक अगस्त से कई बदलाव होने जा रहे हैं जिसका प्रभाव आम लोगों की जिंदगी पर भी पड़ेगा. इससे पहले की आपको कोई परेशानी हो इस बदलावों के बारे में जानकारी हासिल करना जरूरी है. एलपीजी की कीमतों में बदलाव एलपीजी सिलेंडर की कीमत में हर महीने की पहली तारीख को बदलाव होता […]

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Fed holds rates near zero, says economy has gotten better even with pandemic worries

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday held its benchmark interest rate near zero and said the economy continues to progress despite concerns over the pandemic spread. As expected, the Federal Open Market Committee concluded its two-day meeting by keeping interest rates in a target range near zero. Along with that, the committee reiterated its view that […]

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World’s 20 best airlines are named by air safety website

Travelers who are on the fence about flying again may want to check out a new list of the world’s best airlines. The airline safety website AirlineRatings.com published its list of “Top Airlines in the World,” which traditionally ranks carriers by safety, in-flight service, passenger comfort and flight routes. But this year, new judging criteria […]

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Boston Beer CEO acknowledges Q2 hard seltzer sales miss – ‘we don’t look very smart’

Boston Beer CEO David Burwick said Friday the company was surprised by the disappointing second-quarter sales of its Truly hard seltzer, telling CNBC in an interview that management does not “look very smart” after its prior forecast. “The trade-off from grocery and liquor store purchase and consuming at home to bars during that time period particularly […]

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Work flexibility ‘here to stay’ in post-Covid world, says director at three Fortune 500 companies

Companies are monitoring the spread of the delta Covid variant as they adapt return-to-office plans and prioritize giving flexibility to employees, a board member at three Fortune 500 companies told CNBC on Friday. “I believe there’s going to continue to be hybrid offerings. … Flexibility is here to stay, especially if you want to be […]

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Covid appears to be the ‘Achilles’ heel’ for Southeast Asian economies, says Jefferies

SINGAPORE — The failure to contain Covid infections is impeding the recovery of many Southeast Asian economies, says Sean Darby from Jefferies. “Indonesia, like many of the ASEAN economies, has yet to really get to grips with the Covid-19 virus,” Darby, global head of equity strategy at the U.S. investment bank, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box […]

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Leisure travel is bouncing back in parts of Asia but risks remain, says hotelier

Locals and tourists attend an event organized to mark the opening of Phuket to international tourists on Patong beach. Thomas De Cian | NurPhoto | Getty Images The darkest days for the tourism industry may soon be over, according to the chairman of a multinational hospitality firm. Tourist hotspots like Phuket are now open to […]

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