Category: Еconomic news

April pending home sales fall unexpectedly

Home shoppers signed 1.5% fewer contracts to buy existing homes in April compared to March, according to the National Association of Realtors’ Pending Home Sales Index. Sales were 2% lower than in April 2018, June 16, 2012. Pending sales are an indicator of future closures and are therefore the most up-to-date measure of activity in […]

Business lobby group CBI warns Tories over no-deal Brexit

The Association of British industry has warned Conservative top candidates against a brexit without a deal. Such a scenario would cause “serious” damage to businesses, said the panel-which supports the party-to all MPs. General director Carolyn Fairbairn told BBC Radio 4’s Today program that a no-deal Brexit should be an option “not even considered”.

Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said Friday that CBD can get users high

Gottlieb’s comments come as the Food and Drug Administration holds its first public hearing Friday on CBD with testimony lined up from some 140 manufacturers, researchers, farmers, retailers and others. CBD products are “flooding the market” since Congress approved the sale of CBD, or cannabidiol, derived from hemp last year, Gottlieb said in an interview on […]

All employees must participate in the success of their company

Any defense of the extravagant compensation for corporate executives inevitably boils down to two points: first, it’s fair because it’s tied directly to increased profits and, second, because it provides necessary incentive for these highly talented people to share their excellence and make the often tough decisions necessary to keep their companies competitive. In an […]