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How the economic crisis is hitting young people the hardest | CNBC Reports

An already bleak outlook for young people has been made worse by the coronavirus-induced economic crisis damaging their employment prospects. CNBC’s Silvia Amaro looks at what makes teens and adults in their twenties so vulnerable in this downturn. ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC International TV on YouTube: https://cnb.cx/2NGytpz Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNBCi #CNBC #youth #economy...

Wall Street slides as Mnuchin says stimulus difficult before election

“The market is a little worried about not having that extra support for the next couple of months into the holidays,” said Thomas Hayes, chairman at Great Hill Capital LLC in New York.

Is sustainable investing just a marketing ploy? | CNBC Reports

In recent years, investors have flocked to funds that claim to meet environmental, social and corporate governance standards, or ESG. But are these investments really contributing to a better world? CNBC’s Silvia Amaro investigates. ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC International TV on YouTube: https://cnb.cx/2NGytpz Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNBCi #CNBC #ESG #Investing...

Bank of England asks banks how ready they are for sub-zero rates

“We are also seeking to understand whether there may be potential for short-term solutions or workarounds, as well as permanent systems changes,” he said.

PM Johnson to impose further COVID-19 restrictions but pubs angry

“If he is suggesting that pubs and bars need to shut down in Greater Manchester, we’re launching an immediate judicial review,” Lord, creator and operator of Manchester’s Parklife festival and The Warehouse Project, told Reuters.

Doctor says Trump is symptom-free as election fight looms

Since he returned to the White House in a dramatic display before cameras on Monday, Trump has not been seen in public or on video, although his Twitter account has been busy sending messages attacking opponents and downplaying the coronavirus pandemic.

Why is tourism picking up so slowly in Southeast Asia? | CNBC International

Tourist hotspots in Southeast Asia, such as Phuket and Bali, have been badly affected by the pandemic. CNBC’s Nessa Anwar explores why tourism is picking up so slowly in Southeast Asia, unlike other regions such as Europe and the Middle East. Disclaimer: Parts of this video were filmed before the Covid-19 outbreak. ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC International TV on YouTube: https://cnb.cx/2NGytpz Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNBCi...

Britain examining how to reduce travel quarantine period using tests

But with cases on the rise in several places, the list of countries on the quarantine exemption list is dwindling, and the travel industry has warned it faces an existential crisis unless the policy is changed again.

Nigerian, South Korean women through to final round in WTO chief race: sources

The reduction of the field from five to two means, if confirmed, that the Geneva-based trade body is now certain to be led by a woman for the first time.

Trump fails to block tax return subpoena, will appeal to Supreme Court

“The President has a ‘difficult’ burden and an ‘unenviable’ task: to make plausible allegations that could persuade the court that the subpoena that has been served on him could not possibly serve any investigative purpose that the grand jury could legitimately be pursuing,” it wrote. “His complaint fails to do so.”

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