Joe Biden

US Economy

Biden plans US$2.25 trillion spending, corporate tax hikes

President Joe Biden will unveil a US$2.25 trillion ($3.03 trillion) US infrastructure plan Wednesday -- paid for by tax hikes on businesses -- that his administration said will prove the most sweep

Why should Biden ditch Trump's China tariffs? - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

US-China trade war

Why should Biden ditch Trump's China tariffs?

Over the course of his presidency, Donald Trump raised US tariffs on imports from China several times, from an average of about 3% when he took office in January 2017 to over 20% by the end of 2019

US Economy

Biden's tax plan to feature corporate tax hikes, relief for $110,000 income households

President Joe Biden’s tax plan will feature higher levies on corporations and wealthy Americans, with relief eyed for middle-class households, including those in the US$110,000 ($147,968)-a-year in

Tech

Biden administration imposes new 5G licence limits on some Huawei suppliers

The Biden administration has informed some suppliers to China’s Huawei Technologies Co.

Briefs: Grab mulls US IPO, Singapore's GDP forecast for 2021, Biden's US$1.9 trillion Covid-19 bill - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Global Economy

Briefs: Grab mulls US IPO, Singapore's GDP forecast for 2021, Biden's US$1.9 trillion Covid-19 bill

Quoteworthy: "Client demand is rising. We are regulated on what we can do. We continue to evaluate it ...

US Economy

US Senate passes US$1.9 trillion relief bill after marathon votes

President Joe Biden’s signature US$1.9 trillion ($2.55 trillion) Covid-19 relief bill passed the Senate 50-49 on Saturday following a more than 25-hour marathon of amendment votes completed after D

Is economic optimism really all that bad for markets? - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Global Economy

Is economic optimism really all that bad for markets?

High hopes for a stronger-than-expected upturn in the global economy have rattled financial markets.

Covid-19

The risk pandemic

Project Syndicate: Last March, you noted that a crisis on the magnitude of the Covid19 pandemic could trigger at least two direct economic shocks: to production and to demand.

US Economy

US economy to grow 5% in 2021

Despite Covid-19 headwinds adding a touch of gloom to the global economic outlook, Fitch Solutions remains bullish about the fate of the US economy going into the coming year.

Stocks To Watch

GameStop frenzy reaches Biden and Powell as hedge funds are squeezed

Everything started innocently enough, way back in 2019, with people on message boards swapping ideas about a left-for-dead chain of mall stores.

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