Posts Tagged ‘First’

US economy sluggish during first three months of year

Linda Young – AHN News Writer Washington, DC, United States (AHN) – The U.S. economy grew at a meager 1.8 percent during the first quarter of the year, according to the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis report released Thursday. That was down from the 3.1 percent growth in real gross domestic product (GDP) […]

First time buyers ‘shut out’ of housing market

A typical first-time buyer would have to save every penny they earned for more than two years in order to get on to the housing ladder. Related Stories House prices drop for third month in a row Remortgage level at ten-year low Housing market ‘subdued’ View full post on UK Business Stories

Greenville’s Carolina First convention center in need of repairs, officials say

Convention center officials point to torn room dividers and aging chairs, but say the facility is weathering a slump in business by hosting megachurch … View full post on Business Stories