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  • The Good News: The Job Market Is Solid. The Bad News: The Job Market Is Solid.

    Friday’s numbers take some of the immediate worries off the table, but they don’t mean that all is well in the U.S. economy.
  • South Africa’s carbon tax is bad news for Eskom

    South Africa’s troubled state-owned power utility has yet another thing to worry about – a big carbon tax bill expected to kick in from 2023.

  • Good news — and bad news — from Greece

    Greece is back. But its trauma lingers.

    Washington Post
  • Bad News Is Good News On Payroll Friday

    Authored by Bryce Coward via Knowledge Leaders Capital blog, All eyes will be on today's payroll report for clues about what it means for the Fed’s next move. Indeed, the payroll report will be the most important US economic data point between now and the Fed’s next meeting at the end of July, so the stakes are high and expectations have been set. In this post we’ll highlight how this payroll report could either beat or miss expectations and what each case could mean for bonds, stocks, the USD...

    Zero Hedge