The president travels to Pittsburgh on Wednesday to unveil what would be a hard-hatted transformation of the US economy as grand in scale as the New Deal or Great Society programmes that shaped the 20th century.
Incentives package includes exempting economic establishments whose business has been temporarily suspended during the crisis due to the implementation of the precautionary measures from licence renewal fees for one year.
Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi has announced new packages with up to 36 per cent savings as relief for Freezone businesses, and support SMEs challenged by the global economic slowdown.
Four years ago, I got a bit of a surprise. Something I’d voted for actually won. Yes, I was a mildly pro-Brexit Leave voter. Rather like Boris Johnson himself, according to his earliest contributions to what was very much his campaign, I wasn’t sure it would actually happen even if there was a Leave vote.
Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DMCC – the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – hosted a briefing call yesterday (28 April 2020) with Mansoor Abulhoul, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the United Kingdom via a virtual conference.
The package — worth about 10 per cent of India's GDP — came as the country was set to mark its 50th day in the world's biggest lockdown as the number of virus cases topped 70,000 with 2,200 deaths.
The collaboration is in line with the group's quest to transform its facilities to be equipped and fully prepared to provide medical care in par with the highest standards of quality and global best practice in the robotic surgeries technology
The measure provides $400 billion for $1,400 direct payments to most Americans, $350 billion in aid to state and local governments, an expansion of the child tax credit and increased funding for vaccine distribution. Forecasters expect it to supercharge the US economic recovery.
With the calendar slipping toward a new deadline, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is warning that “difficult decisions must be made” to trim President Joe Biden’s expansive plans for reimagining the nation’s social service programmes and tackling climate change.