WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government’s $350 billion effort to help ailing small businesses took several steps forward on Thursday as regulators confirmed banks would not have to hold capital against loans made under the program, and non-bank lenders were admitted to it. … [Read more...] about U.S. small business rescue program gets capital and liquidity clarity, brings fintechs onboard
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Coronavirus | Government to deposit ₹1,000 in women PMJDY accounts in two instalments The Department of Financial Services also asked the beneficiaries not to believe in rumours and that they can withdraw the amount from ATMs, customer service points or banks as per their convenience. | Migrant worker contributes to Kerala CM’s Distress Relief Fund | NDRF distributes over 8,800 ‘dignity kits’ to lockdown-hit people … [Read more...] about Top news of the day: Centre approves coronavirus package for States and UTs; legislators of Maharashtra and Karnataka to take 30% pay cut, and more
HCM City (VNA) – The highest bonus for the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday has been reported at 855 million VND (37,900 USD) in a private business in Ho Chi Minh City, according to the Department of Industrial Relations and Wage under the Ministry of Labour-Invalids and Social Affairs. The Department recently announced the information on Tet bonus payment of 25,174 businesses that employ nearly 3.6 million labourers across the country. This year, average year-end bonus increased 13 percent to 5.5 million VND (243.6 USD) per worker, equivalent to one-month salary. Specifically, Tet bonus paid by state-owned one member limited liability companies is 5 million VND (221.5 USD), up 8.7 percent from 2017. Meanwhile, the rate for non-state-owned companies and foreign-invested companies are 5 million VND and nearly 5.7 million VND (252.5 USD), a year-on-year surge of 20.6 percent and 16 percent, respectively. The lowest Tet bonus is 20,000 VND, which was recorded in a private … [Read more...] about HCM City’s private firm pays highest Tet bonus of 855 million VND
The Virginia Tourism Corporation and Virginia Restaurant, Lodging, and Travel Association is rallying support for restaurants with Restaurant Lovers Takeout Week from Monday, March 30 to Sunday, April 5. Customers are encouraged to order takeout, delivery, or curbside pickup from restaurants throughout the week. The City of Falls Church has compiled a list of restaurants that have takeout or delivery. … [Read more...] about Ways To Support Falls Church Businesses During Coronavirus Impact
But one group in Baltimore is pushing to help others do officially what Jeremiah did on the fly: take vacant homes and turn them into affordable permanent housing for the homeless. Housing Our Neighbors, part of the Housing Is A Human Right Roundtable, is made up of labor activists, homeowners, and homeless people. The group is currently surveying Baltimore's McElderry Park neighborhood in order to present the city with a report on the number of vacant homes there. Representatives say the data will show that there are far more vacant homes in Baltimore than the city has previously acknowledged, and they argue that those homes should be turned into affordable housing. … [Read more...] about Could Baltimore’s 16,000 Vacant Houses Shelter the City’s Homeless?
Atlanta: (Atlanta City Hall, Skyview Ferris Wheel, Mercedes-Benz Stadium) Baltimore: M&T Bank Stadium, Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower Boston: Boston City Hall, TD Garden Cincinnati: Paul Brown Stadium Chicago: Millenium Monument Dallas: Star of Frisco, One Arts Plaza, AT&T Headquarters Houston: City Hall, Minute Maid Park, NRG Stadium Indianapolis: Indianapolis Motor Speedway Kansas City: Arrowhead Stadium, Country Club Plaza Los Angeles: LA Convention Center, the Forum, LAX Airport Miami: Hard Rock Stadium Minneapolis: US Bank Stadium New Orleans: Jackson Square, Smoothie King Center New York: Madison Square Garden, One World Trade Center, Beacon Theatre, The Vessel Pittsburgh: Heinz Field Philadelphia: Lincoln Financial Field, One Liberty Place San Francisco: Levi’s Stadium Seattle: Space Needle, CenturyLink Field St. Louis: James S. McDonnell Planetarium Washington, D.C.: Capital One Arena See the full list of cities here . … [Read more...] about Cities are turning their buildings blue at 8.pm. tonight for COVID-19 frontline workers