The Greater Houston Partnership’s Senior Vice President of Research, Patrick Jankowski discuss his latest analysis of COVID-19, collapsing oil prices, and the imminent U.S. recession and their impact on Houston’s economy.
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Despite initial optimism surrounding the prospect of another stimulus check, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are now voicing their skepticism about a second round of payments. On May 15, the U.S.
World Economic Forum's Next Steps Under COVID-19's New Normal
Insights from the World Economic Forum’s Global Network of Advanced Manufacturing Hubs provide a list of next steps as manufacturers come back from COVID-19 pandemic.
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Cayman International Insurance Will Not Hold the 2020 Cayman Captive Forum Due to the Uncertainty Caused by the Current Covid-19 Global Pandemic
Cayman International Insurance will not hold the 2020 Cayman Captive Forum due to the uncertainty caused by the current Covid-19 global pandemic.
Black Americans talk of pain, uncertainty with soaring jobless rates due to COVID-19
I have a toddler here who's 1, she has breathing problems. ...And my oldest daughter, she was diagnosed with a rare type of cancer years ago. So, I've been out of work since April 20.” ...
Bank of America commits $1B to combat economic, racial inequalities heightened by pandemic
The bank, one of the largest serving Houston, said the money will go to four areas: job training, health, small businesses and housing.
Fight for economic justice as important as protesting police brutality
When African Americans demanded equal protection, as the Constitution promised, baton-wielding police and white-robed nightriders met them with brutality. The Civil Rights movement brought new laws, ...
Automation Alley contributes to World Economic Forum white paper report on the impact of COVID-19 as it relates to advanced manufacturing
Global Network of Advanced Manufacturing Hubs (AMHUB), which includes Automation Alley, looks at common trends; addresses lessons learned, best practices to survive and thrive post-pandemic ...
World Economic Forum 2021 Will Incorporate a Virtual Summit, Themed ‘The Great Reset’
Along with the in-person sessions with world leaders in Davos, young people from 400 global cities will be able to participate online ...
World Economic Forum Still to Hold Davos Meeting in January
The World Economic Forum still plans to hold some form of gathering of business and financial titans in the Swiss town of Davos next January. While similar events have been canceled due to the ...
Exclusive: Houston solar co. looks to hire as it shakes off Covid-19 slowdown
Houston-based Sunnova Energy International Inc. (NYSE: NOVA) saw a brief slowdown in the number of new customers it brought on as the Covid-19 pandemic took hold of the U.S. in March, but that trend ...
COVID-19 response: World Economic Forum and UAE collaborate for supply chain recovery
In collaboration with the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution UAE and Dubai Future Foundation (DFF), the World Economic Forum (WEF) has released a comprehensive blockchain toolkit to ...