Category: economy

Alabama Governor: Airports Contribute $4.9 Billion Annually to Economy

Governor Ivey Announces Alabama Airports Contribute $4.9 Billion Annually to State and Local Economies MONTGOMERY, AL (STL.News) Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced that the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) Aeronautics Bureau released the summary findings of the 2020 Statewide Airport…

The COVID-19 World Economy

(STL.News) This article is the latest of a series of articles that will examine the impact of the Covid-19 Economy in Australia.  Over the past few years, Australia has been experiencing an unprecedented growth in the number of young adult…

Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Reserve is committed to using its full range of tools to support the U.S. economy in this challenging time, thereby promoting its maximum employment and price stability goals. The coronavirus outbreak is causing tremendous human…

Kenya: Lack of funds puts conservation projects at risk

(STL.News) Millions of tourists normally flock to Kenya’s wildlife reserves.  But international arrivals into the country have been stopped because of the coronavirus pandemic and the loss of tourism dollars is putting conservation projects at risk. Al Jazeera’s Malcolm Webb…