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'Light at end of tunnel has faded a bit' - Covid rates rising in Selby

York Press 13 Jun 2021
SELBY'S coronavirus rate is rising, with council leaders warning that the pandemic is not over yet ... .
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Goa: Positivity rate rises to 14.4%, toll nears 3,000-mark with 15 deaths

The Times of India 13 Jun 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. PANAJI. Goa reported 472 fresh Covid-19 cases, 601 recoveries and 15 deaths over the past 24 hours, taking the toll to 2,915. The state has over 5,000 active cases. A weekly average case positivity rate stands at 14.4%, while the recovery rate increased to 95% ... Start a Conversation ... .
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Is now a good time to lock into a 20-year mortgage?

RTE 13 Jun 2021
The US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen recently conceded that interest rates may have to rise in the US to keep a lid on growth, brought about partially by massive stimulus programmes to get the US economy back on track after the pandemic ... So, what's the logic behind fixing for such a lengthy period if rates are not going to rise?.
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The complex link between population decline and a warming planet

News & Record 13 Jun 2021
and global populations are both growing at slower rates ... At the same time that human fertility rates were decreasing, greenhouse emissions all over the planet were rising steadily, hitting record levels in 2019 ... Infertility may be on the rise ... has been rising at a rate of 1% per year between 1990 and 2011.
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REUTERS: Modest rise in energy prices masks US inflation

Business Day 13 Jun 2021
US consumer prices are rising at the fastest rate for several years. But the rate of inflation is still being flattered by the modest increase in energy prices, masking the impact of faster increases in food products and other commodities ... In fact, the rate of growth is variable; recessions are the most pronounced slowdowns.
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Markets are leaving little room for the Fed to be wrong on inflation

Live Mint 13 Jun 2021
Over the past three months consumer prices, excluding volatile food and energy, have risen 2%, equivalent to a shockingly high annual rate of 8.2% ... Sticky prices haven’t been rising as fast as flexible prices, which rose at an annual rate of 18.7% in May thanks to used cars.
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Moscow orders 'non-working week' to stop the spread of Covid-19 as infections spike by 130% ...

The Daily Mail 13 Jun 2021
Sergei Sobyanin made the decision after figures showed daily infection rates have risen from 2,936 on June 6, to 6,701 yesterday ... 'To stop the rising rate of sickness and to save lives, today I signed a decree providing for non-working days from 15 to 19 June 2021 with pay for employees.'.
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Skyrocketing shipping rates may hit consumer pockets sooner than many anticipate

The National 13 Jun 2021
Prices for customers are rising in other ways, too ... European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde on June 10 said that while supply chain bottlenecks would push up production prices and the headline inflation rate is expected to rise further in the second half of this year, the effect will fade.
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Metro Bank cuts interest it pays on its savings accounts - and experts advise customers ...

The Daily Mail 13 Jun 2021
Its children's account, Young Saver, is also taking a rates cut – from 0.75 to 0.5 per cent ... 'With all the talk about rising inflation and the possibility of increases in Bank Base rate, it must be galling for customers to be told out of the blue that their savings rates are not going up but down ... The rate cuts are substantial.
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“Bitcoin lacks direction, what is the theme to watch at next week’s FOMC?” Bitbank-contributed cryptocurrency ...

OBN 13 Jun 2021
table of contents Rise and fall rate of each market bitbank contribution. List of rate of increase / decrease of each index ... Bitcoin can keep its hash rate rising even if the market price continues to fall, but the opposite pattern is rare, and basically the market price tends to soften when the hash rate is falling or plummeting.
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Delay lifting Covid restrictions in England, experts urge

The Observer 13 Jun 2021
There were 45,895 new Covid-19 cases in the UK in the seven days to Friday, a 58.1% rise on the previous seven days and the highest weekly rate since early March. In the same period there were 61 deaths, a 10.9% rise on the previous week ... their fastest rate since the winter wave.
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Freer Canada, U.S. travel urged

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 13 Jun 2021
Easing restrictions this month "to take account of rising vaccination levels would sustain jobs, boost business confidence and allow more families to reunite," the groups said ... Now with summer around the corner and vaccination rates rising, lawmakers on both sides of the border are facing calls to lay out a plan for reopening.
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Bouncing back: Shops in Volcano revitalized by festival

West Hawaii Today 13 Jun 2021
However, with visitation and vaccination rates rising in the state, the festival will return on Aug ... However, the town is bustling today as the number of visitors to the state continues to rise ... Golden said, adding that occupancy rates are now better than they were in Jan.
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Festival returns to Volcano as tourism begins to rebound from pandemic

Hawaii Tribune-Herald 13 Jun 2021
However, with visitation and vaccination rates rising in the state, the festival will return on Aug ... However, the town is bustling today as the number of visitors to the state continues to rise ... Golden said, adding that occupancy rates are now better than they were in Jan.
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Fed meeting looms for stocks as inflation worries collide with ‘Goldilocks’ markets

Metro USA 13 Jun 2021
NEW YORK (Reuters) -Investors will be zeroing in on the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy meeting next week as a “Goldilocks” market environment that has helped lift stocks to record highs and tamed a bond selloff is tested by rising inflation ... Rising estimates for corporate profit growth are also supporting stocks.
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