German economy stalls, probably avoids double-dip recession

German officials predict renewed pandemic lockdown won’t have the same severe impact as restrictions earlier in 2020. The German economy stagnated at the end of last year, probably avoiding a double-dip recession that is engulfing the euro area. The statistics office predicted

Trump’s bid for $2,000 stimulus cheques stalls in US Senate

United States President Donald Trump’s push for bigger $2,000 COVID-19 relief cheques stalled in the Senate on Tuesday as Republicans blocked a swift vote proposed by Democrats and split within their own ranks over whether to boost spending or defy the White