Economy

The U.S. Department of Energy lowered the forecast of Brent oil prices for 2022 to $103.35 per barrel
Economy

The U.S. Department of Energy lowered the forecast of Brent oil prices for 2022 to $103.35 per barrel

The agency also lowered the forecast of daily oil production in the country by 100 thousand barrels. The U.S. Department of Energy slightly lowered the forecast for the cost of Brent crude oil in 2022 – from $103.37 to $103.35 per barrel, according to a report by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) of the U.S....
Gasoline prices in the United States have set a new historical high
Economy

Gasoline prices in the United States have set a new historical high

They exceeded $4.37 per gallon. The cost of gasoline at gas stations in the United States has again broken the historical maximum, exceeding $4.37 per gallon (3.785 liters). This is evidenced by the data of the non-profit American Automobile Association (AAA), which tracks prices at more than 60 thousand gas stations. According to her, the...
Chinese IT companies stop supplies to Russia due to sanctions
Economy

Chinese IT companies stop supplies to Russia due to sanctions

Some Chinese companies stop supplying goods to Russia without official statements due to the imposed sanctions and pressure from American manufacturers, the Wall Street Journal newspaper reports, citing sources. According to the publication, at the end of March, the head of the U.S. Department of Commerce, Gina Raimondo, warned that the United States could stop...
Unemployment in the U.S. in April remained at 3.6%
Economy

Unemployment in the U.S. in April remained at 3.6%

According to the Ministry of Labor, 428 thousand new jobs were created in the country. The unemployment rate in the United States in April was 3.6%. This was announced on Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor. A similar indicator was recorded in March, and in February unemployment was at 3.8%. In April, 428 thousand...
The European Union is ready to modify the package of oil sanctions against Moscow
Economy

The European Union is ready to modify the package of oil sanctions against Moscow

The EU leadership is trying to introduce sanctions measures against Russia without causing severe economic damage to EU countries whose economy depends on Russian exports. The European Commission has put forward draft amendments to the previously proposed new package of oil sanctions against Moscow in order to give EU countries such as Hungary, Slovakia and...
Japan plans to reduce gas imports from Russia
Economy

Japan plans to reduce gas imports from Russia

Prime Minister Kishida promised to develop safe nuclear energy and renewable sources instead of importing Russian raw materials. The Japanese authorities are taking measures to reduce their dependence on Russian energy carriers. This was stated by the country’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, saying that his government intends to use its own nuclear power plants more...
The U.S. economy is going through its worst times in a decade
Economy

The U.S. economy is going through its worst times in a decade

Only 23% of Americans positively assess the economic conditions in the country, according to the survey materials. The American economy is in the worst condition in ten years, according to a survey published, and conducted by the SSRS service commissioned by CNN. According to his data, only 23% of Americans positively assess the economic conditions...