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The New Zealand finance minister expects a strong economic recovery

SINGAPORE – New Zealand is forecasting a strong recovery in its economy in the three months ending in September, Treasury Secretary Grant Robertson said Friday. The country fell into steep recession – two consecutive quarters of negative growth – after GDP contracted 12.2% quarter-on-quarter between April and June, broadly in line with the decline economists expected in a Reuters poll …

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According to the finance department, the Ukrainian associated with Rudy Giuliani is a “Russian agent”.

The man whom the Treasury Department called “an active Russian agent for over a decade” met with President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani to tarnish former Vice President Joe Biden. Andrii Derkach, a member of the Ukrainian parliament, and three other Russia-related individuals were designated by the Treasury Department for foreign wealth control on Thursday to attempt to influence …

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The Ministry of Finance sanctioned the Ukrainian legislature against Biden for interfering with the election

Derkach has previously denied interfering in the US election, calling it “nonsense”. in a statement to POLITICO earlier this summer. He did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the sanction designation. However, the Treasury Department’s announcement underscores the growing evidence that Russia is embarking on a campaign similar to 2016 to bolster Trump’s candidacy and harm its …

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Focus on Finance: Cramer’s “Mad Money” Review (Monday, 8/19/20)

Are we at the beginning of the fabled V-shaped economic recovery? Not so fast, Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers on Wednesday. There are certainly signs of strength in the stock market, Cramer said, but he remained skeptical that a V-shaped rebound is possible until the financial sector shows one. He found that the stock market is out of …

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Freeland rises to Canada’s first female finance minister in the Trudeau scandal

Moving Freeland to finance enables Trudeau to give his government a fresh, forward-looking vision – one that is not fraught with scandals, but known among Canadians and other countries that may do future business with Canada and is recognized. “We need a long-term plan for recovery – one that addresses the fundamental loopholes this pandemic has uncovered,” Trudeau said. Not …

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Facebook is starting the finance department with another offer for recording digital payments, trading

Facebook Inc. has a new payments group with a familiar face. David Marcus, co-developer of the company’s Libra cryptocurrency project, will lead Facebook Financial, an initiative to run all payment projects, including Facebook Pay, a feature that will be built into all apps. Former Upwork Inc. UPWK, -2.94% Chairman of the board, Stephane Kasriel, will serve as vice president of …

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Finance Minister Mnuchin says: “We cannot close the economy again.”

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC Thursday that shutting down the economy to fight the spread of Covid-19 for the second time is not a viable option and could be even more of a headache for Americans. His comments came when Wall Street was more concerned about a second wave of coronavirus cases in the United States. Texas has reported …

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Small business finance: what does the new aid package include?

The package was approved by the Senate on Tuesday evening and will then go to the house for a vote. President Donald Trump has offered public support and has indicated that he will sign it. The initial $ 349 billion earmarked for small business paycheck loan loans was lost in less than two weeks due to overwhelming demand – and …

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