US unemployment drops in June – five million people back at work

US President Donald Trump has praised the latest employment data as proof that the country is back on track. Nearly five million Americans went back to work in June. But overall, only a third of the 22 million jobs lost during the pandemic has been restored. This comes as the United States registers another daily … Read more US unemployment drops in June – five million people back at work

Chopper’s Politics Podcast: The Civic Duty to Back Businesses

Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Lord Norman Tebbit, former chairman of the Conservative party and prominent cabinet minister during the Thatcher era joins Christopher Hope to discuss if we’re in a Cummings government or a Johnson one, what we think we can learn from the 1980s about the unemployment crisis to come, and the department … Read more Chopper’s Politics Podcast: The Civic Duty to Back Businesses

Satirist Mark Humphries unveils the government’s new unemployment program | 7.30

The Prime Minister Scott Morrison suggested this week that some unemployed Australians are turning down job opportunities to stay on JobSeeker. With changes to both the JobSeeker and JobKeeper schemes looming, 7.30’s resident satirist Mark Humphries and his co-writer Evan Williams have this update. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch … Read more Satirist Mark Humphries unveils the government’s new unemployment program | 7.30

Trump declares US economy is ‘roaring back’, despite record Covid-19 cases

Donald Trump has declared the US economy is ‘roaring back’ after news of a fall in unemployment nationwide. The results come as states across the country have been gradually lifting Covid-19 restrictions. While 4.8m jobs were added in June, parts of the country have also experienced record numbers of new coronavirus cases Trump administration has … Read more Trump declares US economy is ‘roaring back’, despite record Covid-19 cases

Newsom Urges Californians to Use Face Masks Into July 4th Weekend

California is putting up over 400 billboards around the state and releasing new public service announcements to encourage residents to wear masks when they are out in the public. The PSAs are being released Thursday in several languages with the theme, “Wear a mask. Slow the Spread.” Gov. Gavin Newsom said he wants the announcements … Read more Newsom Urges Californians to Use Face Masks Into July 4th Weekend

Biden: Jobs Report Is ‘No Victory’ for U.S. With Coronavirus on the Rise

Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden says the latest jobs report should not be a ‘victory to be celebrated’ by President Donald Trump while the coronavirus pandemic is on the rise. “We should hope, but there’s no victory to be celebrated. We’re still down nearly fifteen million jobs,” said Biden from his home in Wilmington, Delaware … Read more Biden: Jobs Report Is ‘No Victory’ for U.S. With Coronavirus on the Rise

WATCH: House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi holds news conference

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is expected to speak to reporters. Earlier in the day, the Labor Department reported that 1.4 million people in the United States filed unemployment claims for the first time last week, marking the 15th straight week of unemployment claims that exceeded 1 million. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: … Read more WATCH: House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi holds news conference

Trump Praises Seattle Police for Dismantling CHOP Protest Zone

President Donald Trump honored several small businesses at a Spirit of America event at the White House on Thursday. “Every company here today embodies true American excellence, your stunning craftsmanship,” said Trump. “I just witnessed some of it. It’s incredible. It’s treasured and prized all over the world. The product you make is like none … Read more Trump Praises Seattle Police for Dismantling CHOP Protest Zone

Pandemics and security – Security Council Open Debate (2 July 2020)

High-level open debate of the Security Council on the theme “Pandemics and security”. Global health risks, such as pandemics and epidemics, can become a threat to international peace and security. Striking examples of epidemics turning into global health risks include the epidemics of severe acute respiratory syndrome, HIV/AIDS and Ebola virus disease. In the case … Read more Pandemics and security – Security Council Open Debate (2 July 2020)

Trump: America’s Economy Coming Back ‘Stronger Than Ever’

President Donald Trump says the positive jobs report Thursday shows the U.S. economy is “roaring back” from the coronavirus. U.S. employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1% as the job market improved for the second straight month. However, the economy remains far short of regaining the … Read more Trump: America’s Economy Coming Back ‘Stronger Than Ever’

U.S. Has Added 2.1 million Leisure and Hospitality Jobs, Trump Says

President Donald Trump says the positive jobs report Thursday shows the U.S. economy is “roaring back” from the coronavirus. U.S. employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1% as the job market improved for the second straight month. However, the economy remains far short of regaining the … Read more U.S. Has Added 2.1 million Leisure and Hospitality Jobs, Trump Says

US unemployment falls to 11%, but new coronavirus shutdowns underway

The United States reported the unemployment rate fell to around 11%, but this positive figure could easily degrade, as states order new shutdowns to fight a recent surge in coronavirus contaminations. US President Donald Trump tried nevertheless to reassure the population. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest … Read more US unemployment falls to 11%, but new coronavirus shutdowns underway

Trump Hails ‘Best 50-Day Increase in the History Stock Market’

President Donald Trump says the positive jobs report Thursday shows the U.S. economy is “roaring back” from the coronavirus. U.S. employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1% as the job market improved for the second straight month. However, the economy remains far short of regaining the … Read more Trump Hails ‘Best 50-Day Increase in the History Stock Market’

Coronavirus – The Latest: The plan to get Britain’s children back to school

Subscribe to our Coronavirus podcast with analysis of the impact on health, business and travel in the UK and beyond: https://www.playpodca.st/coronavirus Schools will open to all pupils from September, but what will the classroom look like? Can exams take place after so much disruption? And why have teaching unions been quick to criticise the government’s … Read more Coronavirus – The Latest: The plan to get Britain’s children back to school