Income of Colombians, one of the most affected in the region | Economy

The Covid-19 has brought quite profound social consequences for Colombia and the world, both in health and in finance. (‘Cost of living of the middle class grows faster than their income’). Faced with this situation, Kantar carried out a study that showed that 80% of Colombian households have felt a reduction in their income amid […]

Sberbank has reduced the rates of basic ruble deposits

Since July 2, Sberbank has reduced the rates of retail base deposits in rubles by an average of 0.5 percentage points (pp), it follows from the tariffs posted on the bank’s website. Now you can place rubles in a deposit without replenishment in a branch of a state bank only at 1.7–3.5% per annum, in […]

Memories of the day when the D-Mark came to the GDR

Dhe July 1, 1990 was a Sunday on which business was already regulated at midnight in eastern Germany. Throughout the GDR, long lines were formed in front of banks that had promised to open at this time in order to finally be able to receive the long-awaited Deutschmark. Seldom has a wish come true faster […]

US economy shows encouraging signs, but Treasury and Fed study more aid

“We have entered a very important new phase and we did it ahead of schedule,” Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told the Lower House Financial Services Committee during a hearing to discuss the implementation of the large program of financial aid for the crisis approved in late March. In his testimony Powell highlighted that containing […]

“I’ve had suitors for with Olot we love each other”

A virtual press conference has served to stage the renewal of Raúl Garrido and Kevin Martínez at the head of the Unió Esportiva Olot for next season. After doing “beautiful things” and “progressing” since his arrival at the club in 2017, and the “bittersweet” feeling of not being able to finish this season in which […]

Oil: the Creole barrel returns to $ 45, but with requirements for companies

The return of the “Creole barrel” of oil was established this Tuesday through the publication of a decree published in the Official Gazette. Companies must meet a series of requirements related to maintaining the level of employment, investments and restrictions on the exchange market. It was decreed that until the end of 2020, “deliveries of […]

Museums are advancing, slowly but surely, towards reopening

The closure of the museums was hasty, driven by circumstances, but the reopening will not be at all, impetuous. If the confinement forced the almost simultaneous closure of the facilities – like all the blackouts in the cultural sector, they closed their doors between March 12 and 16 – the need to ensure the safety […]

Yao Fei: “China wants understanding but never negotiate with the US under the threat of a gun”

China defends themultilateralism, free trade and international collaborationthat results in reciprocal benefits for all parties, but will never accept thepolicy advocated by the current US governmentin which“only they win and the others lose”, based on unilateralism.“It is a very unfortunate situation that we cannot accept”,noted this morning in theAsturian Press Club of New Spain Yao […]