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cihnesecompanies nov25 The United States has added 27 foreign entities and individuals, including a dozen Chinese companies, to its restricted trade list for engaging in activities that are contrary to the U.S. national security or foreign policy interests. Eight China-based technology fifrms are being added to the list as part of the Department of Commerce's efforts to prevent China from using U.S. emerging technologi

jerome powell 112818 22nov21 President Joe Biden on Monday announced his intent to nominate Jerome Powell for a second term as Federal Reserve Chair. The White House also revealed that Biden intends to nominate current Fed Governor Lael Brainard as Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve System.

usvaccine nov18 In order to meet the domestic and global demand of coronavirus vaccines, and to prepare for any future pandemic threats, the U.S. Government announced plans to spend billions of dollars to expand vaccine manufacturing capacity. With the goal of producing at least one billion additional doses a year starting by the second half of 2022, the Biden administration is offering financial support to phar

mitchlandrieu 1115 Ahead of signing the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, President Joe Biden has named former Mayor of New Orleans Mitch Landrieu as senior advisor responsible for coordinating the implementation of the historic bipartisan infrastructure law. The law envisages millions of good-paying, union jobs for working people, improvements in U.S. ports and transportation systems that strengthen supply c

usportcargo nov10 As part of the efforts to address disruptions to the global supply chain, and on the heels of the passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Plan, the White House has announced an ambitious Port Action Plan to accelerate investment in U.S. ports, waterways, and freight networks. This action plan will increase federal flexibilities for port grants; accelerate port infrastructure grant awards; announ

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