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Economic news(2023/03/21)

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IMF decides about $ 3 billion in financial assistance to Sri Lanka over four years

2023-03-21 17:38:00
The IMF (International Monetary Fund) has officially decided to provide approximately $3 billion in financial assistance to Sri Lanka, which is in economic crisis, over four years. Going forward, the question is whether Sri Lanka will be able to rebuild its economy.


Ehime Imabari test flight of "flying car" expected as a means of transportation

2023-03-21 15:22:00
A test flight of the "flying car", which is expected to be put into practical use as a next-generation means of transportation, was held on the 21st in Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture.


Retail industry Strengthen product lineup of own brand Respond to record high prices

2023-03-21 12:02:00
In response to record-high prices, the retail industry is stepping up its lineup of private-brand products that are developed in-house and kept prices low.


NY Dow climbs over $ 300 following Credit Suisse acquisition agreement

2023-03-21 06:22:00
In the New York stock market on the 20th of the week, the acquisition agreement of the major Swiss financial group "Credit Suisse", which had been exposed to financial instability, was seen as a reassuring factor, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average exceeded 300 dollars. It has gone up in price.


US Amazon to cut additional 9,000 jobs, cut 18,000 jobs in January

2023-03-21 05:48:00
US IT giant Amazon has announced that it will cut an additional 9,000 people after cutting 18,000 people in January. Amid growing concerns about an economic slowdown, there is a series of moves in the United States to reduce labor costs and other costs, particularly among IT companies.


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