Ensure easy loan disbursement for SMEs

9 fish species on verge of extinction

Speakers tell DCCI, SME Foundation webinar Star Business Report Wed Sep 8, 2021 12:00 AM Revenue of the local SME sector has fallen by 66 per cent due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis as 76 per cent of their products remain unsold. Photo: Star/file “> Revenue of the local SME sector has fallen by 66 […]

Biden celebrates pandemic victory, but Covid could be the easy part

Biden celebrates pandemic victory, but Covid could be the easy part

President Joe Biden will celebrate America’s defeat of Covid-19 with a July 4th barbecue this Sunday, but the fireworks smoke will barely clear before the Democrat has to confront maybe even tougher challenges. About 1,000 guests — emergency service and essential workers, military members and their families — are set to pour into the White […]

Republicans dangle ‘easy’ win for trimmed Biden plan

Republicans dangle ‘easy’ win for trimmed Biden plan

Republicans opened the door Sunday to supporting a pared down version of Joe Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan, saying concentrating on physical improvements would deliver an “easy bipartisan win” for the US president. Biden’s American Jobs Plan — the second massive spending initiative of his 10-week old administration, after a $1.9 trillion short-term Covid rescue […]