Boston Herald - 1 hour 27 min ago
"Massachusetts employers turned pessimistic about the economy for the first time since December 2020 last month as the state economy slowed to a crawl and the Federal Reserve continued to raise interest rates," the Business Confidence Index reads.
Tech Meme - 1 hour 38 min ago
Tsubasa Suruga / Nikkei Asia : Preqin: in 2023 to May 31, VC funding in Southeast Asia reached $4B, down 65% compared to the first six months of 2022, as Grab and GoTo continue to slow down — Wary venture capital investors slash valuations of startups as interest rates rise — SINGAPORE — Funding for Southeast Asian startups …...
Politico - 1 hour 58 min ago
Some $1.5 trillion in mortgages will come due in the next two years, a potential time bomb as higher interest rates push down property values.
Associated Press - 4 hours 6 min ago
People stand in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Monday, June 5, 2023, in Tokyo. Asian stocks followed Wall Street higher on Monday after strong U.S. hiring data coupled with scant wage gains suggested a possible recession might be further away, but also that inflationary pressures are weakening. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) BEIJING (AP) Asian stocks followed Wall Street higher on Monday after strong U.S. hiring data suggested a possible recession...
Wall Street Journal - 5 hours 42 min ago
More than a year after the Fed began rapidly raising interest rates to tame inflation, the hallmarks of a widely expected recession remain elusive.
The Guardian - 12 hours 54 min ago
Tanya Plibersek has signed off a decision to expand the park to 475,465 square km, protecting penguins, seals and sea birds. Follow the day's news live Good morning. Welcome to a brand new week. First up this morning is the news that Macquarie Island marine park is set to triple in size, with an extra 385,000 sq km added to the ocean reserve, according to the environment minister, Tanya Plibersek . This will result in a total park size of 475,465 sq km, with 93% of it completely closed to fishing...