Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: growth

China’s GDP expanded 8.1% in 2021, but growth is slowing

That figure is roughly in line, if not slightly higher than, the expectations set by many economists. And it outstrips the Chinese government’s target last year for its economy to expand at least 6%...

US population growth dips to lowest rate during first year of COVID-19 pandemic

U.S. population growth dipped to its lowest rate since the nation’s founding during the first year of the pandemic as the coronavirus curtailed immigration, delayed pregnancies and killed hundreds of thousands of U.S. residents,...

Job growth disappoints in November, with a nonfarm payrolls gain of just 210,000

The U.S. economy created far fewer jobs than expected in November, before a new Covid threat created a scare that growth could slow into the winter, the Labor Department reported Friday. Nonfarm payrolls increased...

Private payrolls post better-than-expected growth of 534,000 in November

Companies added jobs at a robust pace in November despite worries about rising inflation and the threat that the pandemic could slow growth into the winter months, according to a report Wednesday from payroll...

new Omicron Covid strain may weigh on growth outlook

Workers unload sacks of rice at a grocery store, known as a kirana, in Bengaluru, India, on Monday, Jun. 21, 2021. D Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg | Getty Images India’s economy expanded in line...

Pakistan central bank on growth, inflation outlook

Pakistan is expected to grow about 5% in the current fiscal year that ends in June 2022, the country’s central bank governor told CNBC on Tuesday. “This is a four-year high and this growth...

Genesis, despite sales growth, needs brand awareness push, COO Claudia Marquez says

“We know that SUVs do well, but we’re also doing great with our sedans,” Marquez said. Because Genesis is a growing brand, Hyundai Motor Group has given the newcomer priority for semiconductor chips in...

German space lasers company Mynaric CEO talks Nasdaq IPO, plans for growth

A rendering of the company’s laser communications system on satellites in orbit. Mynaric German laser communications company Mynaric listed on the Nasdaq in the past week and CEO Bulent Altan, a former SpaceX executive,...

Twilio CEO touts company’s growth outlook after recent stock plunge

Twilio co-founder and CEO Jeff Lawson told CNBC on Monday that a late-October stock slide shouldn’t distract investors from the company’s long-term growth trajectory. “Our growth has been in the range of high 30s...

Beyond Meat stock tumbles as analysts worry about its long-term growth

A package of Beyond Meat beef crumbles is displayed for a photograph in Tiskilwa, Illinois, April 23, 2019. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Beyond Meat’s stock cratered 17% in morning trading Thursday...