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  1. FILE PHOTO: Retail shops in Brooklyn as phase one reopening continues during outbreak of the corona

    US consumer confidence perks up; rising COVID-19 cases cast shadow over recovery

    U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in June as businesses reopened, strengthening views that the economic downturn was likely over, though rising ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Retail shops in Brooklyn as phase one reopening continues duing outbreak of the coronav

    US consumer spending rebounds, falling income a threat

    U.S. consumer spending rebounded sharply in May, but the gains are not likely to be sustainable, with income dropping and expected to decline ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: European Union flags fly outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels

    EU countries, lawmakers agree deal on class action lawsuits

    European Union countries and lawmakers struck a deal late on Monday to pave the way for Europeans to team up and sue companies for defective ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen on a production line manufacturing masks at a factory in Shanghai,

    China's factory output perks up but consumers stay cautious

    China's factories stepped up production for a second straight month in May, as the country shook off the economic torpor of the coronavirus, ...
  5. Retail shops in Brooklyn as phase one reopening continues duing outbreak of the coronavirus disease

    US consumer confidence rises; COVID-19, unemployment shadow lingers

    US consumer sentiment perked up in early June as households cheered the reopening of businesses and a surprise rebound in hiring, though they did ...
  6. Crowds shop at The Galleria as social distancing guidelines to curb the spread of the coronavirus d

    US consumers grew slightly more optimistic about jobs and earnings in May

    U.S. consumers felt slightly more optimistic about their finances and job security in May as businesses began to reopen and rehire workers ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: A man jumps rope above a Target store as shoppers wait at a social distance during outb

    Scarred and scared: post-Covid consumers not their old selves

    Michael Clark of Amy's Housewares has one big fear as its London stores prepare to reopen on June 15 along with other retailers around Britain:
  8. A Wells Fargo logo is seen in New York City

    Wells Fargo reveals new risk management structure

    Wells Fargo & Co appointed Kevin Reen as chief risk officer (CRO) for its consumer lending arm and Bill Juliano to lead its operational risk ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Closed luxury retail stores on 5th Avenue in Manhattan during the outbreak of the coron

    Coronavirus sinks US consumer spending; savings hit record high

    U.S. consumers cut spending by the most on record for the second straight month in April while boosting savings to an all-time high, and the ...
  10. P David Marshel, a municipal councillor in Penang, uncovers shady alcohol in a corner shop.

    From face masks to alcohol, fake goods in Malaysia are putting lives in danger

    Today, counterfeiters are targeting not only luxury brands but a range of goods, and some of the trends are frightening because of the products ...