Capital calls: the awkward poker face of Powell

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Banking Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, December 1, 2020. Susan Walsh / Pool via REUTERS Concise information on global finance. ———————————————– POKER FACE. US Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell keeps his cards handy. The central bank Wednesday maintained status …

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House prices in Flintshire fell 7.2% in February

Home prices fell 7.2 percent in Flintshire in February, new figures show. The sharp drop contributes to the longer-term trend, which has seen house prices in the region fall 1.1% annually – the worst in Wales. The average house price in Flintshire in February was £ 173,252, according to land …

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Real estate remains at the center of buyers’ concerns

Although 75% of construction was affected last year, the real estate market remains attractive via virtual platforms By S BIRRUNTHA / Photo by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THE The local real estate market remained the focus of buyers’ concerns when the movement control ordinance (MCO) was implemented for the second time …

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Report warns of rising house prices, delays

The construction industry may be unable to meet pent-up demand for housing and infrastructure, even when fully reopened – due to labor shortages and a cycle of “boom and bust”. recession ”in the sector, according to a new study. The report ‘Quality of employment in the construction sector’ warns that …

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