Five challenges the US Fed chief may face in the next four years

U.S. President Joe Biden’s coming decision of whether to reappoint Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell after his term…

World, US share markets come under pressure as Delta, economy worries mount

European stocks retraced ahead of an ECB policy meeting on Thursday. The STOXX 600 benchmark was…

China trade unexpectedly surges to new records on strong US, EU demand

The pickup came despite disruptions at China’s second-largest port last month due to fresh virus outbreaks,…

Meat, farm workers to get $600 grants in new $700 million aid plan

Meatpacking workers and farm workers who were severely affected by the coronavirus pandemic will be eligible…