October 2021

How to Keep from Catching COVID-19 While Traveling

Travel Daily News September 28, 2021 COVID-19 and its assorted variants aren’t the only health risks travelers face when jetting in and out of and domestic and foreign destinations. As businesspeople and recreational tourists begin hitting the road again, the travel industry provides several tips to staying...

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Alliance Formed to Market Eastern NC

Mount Olive Tribune October 13, 2021 A new partnership aims to ignite job creation in the heart of Eastern North Carolina. Greene, Lenoir and Wayne counties have joined with the Global TransPark, a unit of the NC Department of Transportation, to form the NC Global TransPark Economic...

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Energy Crisis Is ‘Revenge of Old Economy,’ Goldman Sachs Says

Bloomberg Markets YouTube Video September 28, 2021 The focus on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investments has created under-capitalization of hydrocarbon-based energy sources just as wind and solar see unprecedented interest from investors. The situation will lead to high prices for oil and natural gas -- or what...

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Less Government, More Employment

First Trust Outlook September 27, 2021 While some media reports claim the sunsetting of federal unemployment supplements by many states had no impact on job creation, analysts at First Trust believe the expiration nationally of the $300 weekly benefit boost could spark an employment boom. “The US...

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