Initial claims for unemployment benefits rose 3 million to a seasonally-adjusted 3.28 million in the week ending Mar 21, dwarfing the previous record of 695,000 set in 1982
At the end Wednesday’s trading (March 18), the DJIA was down 1,338 points to close at 19,898.92, or just 0.8% higher than the day Trump was sworn in as president.
According to the Washington Post, Trump and members of his administration have contradicted other Trump officials at least 14 times on various parts of the coronavirus response over the past 30 days.
In Singapore, 54% agreed that “capitalism as it exists today does more harm than good in the world.”
The SDP conducted its annual Chinese New Year walkabout at several markets and hawker centers around Marsiling, Bukit Panjang, Yuhua, Bukit Timah and Bukit Batok.
The thought of having children, BTO and the affordability to take care of my parents when they grow older really stresses me out.
TAFEP said it takes a “serious view” of all forms of discriminatory employment practices that are not in line with existing regulations, and that it works closely with the Manpower Minister to take “appropriate action” against employers who flout the rules.
Expedia’s survey results build upon a growing body of research that cites Singapore as one of the most overworked countries in the world.
In its current trajectory, New Zealand will become the first western country to direct the bulk of its budget toward mental health and poverty.