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Indian travelers are more confident than Japanese and Australians

Indian travelers are more confident than Japanese and Australians

For the most part, residents of the Asia-Pacific region can travel again. But some are more confident in their packing than others. Travel trust is “diverse and nuanced” across the region, according to a new study commissioned by travel website Booking.com. About 11,000 people in the region were surveyed about their comfort levels and concerns, …

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In July, travel costs decreased.  Here’s how you can get a good deal

In July, travel costs decreased. Here’s how you can get a good deal

Fluxfactory | E+ | Getty Images Travelers saw big-ticket items take a bite out of their holiday budgets in July, providing at least a temporary reprieve from spending spikes earlier this year. Airfare fell nearly 8% from June to July, while prices for car rentals and accommodations such as hotels fell 9.5% and about 3%, …

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3 takeaways from the Investing Club “Morning Gathering” on Wednesday

3 takeaways from the Investing Club “Morning Gathering” on Wednesday

Each day of the week CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer holds a live stream “Morning Meeting” at 10:20 am ET. Here’s a recap of Wednesday’s key moments. Financials Win From Cooling Inflation Short Quotes: LIN, CRM, WYNN Disney Needs To Talk More Than Stream 1. Financials Are The Big Winners Today Stocks rose Wednesday …

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The Inflation Reduction Act limits the tax credits for another 2 years

The Inflation Reduction Act limits the tax credits for another 2 years

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, DN.Y, discusses the Inflation Relief Act on August 7, 2022 in Washington, DC. Kent Nishimura |: Los Angeles Times |: Getty Images: Senate Democrats cut a tax break for some pass-through businesses as part of the Inflation Relief Act, which passed Sunday. A pass-through or flow-through business is a business …

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We expected more from AMD’s earnings, but nothing changes our investment thesis

We expected more from AMD’s earnings, but nothing changes our investment thesis

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) reported better-than-expected second-quarter results Tuesday after the closing bell. Revenue increased 70% year-over-year to $ 6.55 billion, beating estimates by about $ 6.53 billion, according to FactSet. Adjusted gross margins increased 640 basis points year-over-year to 54%, exceeding expectations by approximately 53.5%. And adjusted earnings per share rose 67% yoy to …

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The way Wall Street courted Senator Kyrsten Sinema and preserved his multibillion dollar led to a cut in interest taxes

The way Wall Street courted Senator Kyrsten Sinema and preserved his multibillion dollar led to a cut in interest taxes

United States Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) waits for an elevator to reach the Senate chamber at the United States Capitol in Washington, United States on August 2, 2022. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters Long before Senator Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., Presented a massive spending bill that promised to create jobs, invest in clean energy and tax the …

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How to invest behind the sweeping climate and health care package that could soon become law

How to invest behind the sweeping climate and health care package that could soon become law

The Senate just passed the most ambitious climate spending package on record, and there are many companies across the renewable energy ecosystem that could benefit. Solar and other clean energy providers along with electric vehicle manufacturers and some energy and healthcare companies are set to benefit from the massive bill. The Inflation Reduction Act, which …

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Is Japan open to travelers?  That’s where Singaporeans want to travel

Is Japan open to travelers? That’s where Singaporeans want to travel

Some 49% of Singaporeans say they are considering going to Japan for their next overseas vacation, according to market research firm YouGov. The interest of young citizens may be even greater. Some 68% of Singaporeans aged 16 to 24 said they were considering going to Japan on their “next holiday”, compared with 37% of those …

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Nashville Social Club opens The Swan Music Hall this Friday in Carson City |  Carson City Nevada News

Nashville Social Club opens The Swan Music Hall this Friday in Carson City | Carson City Nevada News

See the whole picture On Friday, the Ultrafawk Ensemble presents music inspired by gypsy swing, be-bop, Balkan music, bluegrass, swing, funk and blues. Event date: August 12, 2022 (All Day) “We are thrilled to be part of the music history of Northern Nevada,” says Kitty McKay, co-owner of the new restaurant, lounge and music venue, …

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Why Meta and Mark Zuckerberg Are Betting Big on Whatsapp for Business

Why Meta and Mark Zuckerberg Are Betting Big on Whatsapp for Business

Facebook’s new brand logo, Meta, is seen on a smartphone in front of the featured logos of Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, Whatsapp and Oculus, in this file photo taken on Oct. 28, 2021. Considering Ruvik |: Reuters: WhatsApp is already popular among US consumers. Meta Platforms is now focusing more on building its small business base. …

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