Opportunity zones fall short on helping low-income communities: Study

Opportunity zones fall short on helping low-income communities: Study

“Opportunity zones,” a cornerstone of the White House plan to combat racial inequality, have mainly helped large real estate projects while many low-income communities have yet to benefit, according to a new study. The plan, which was part of the 2017 tax cuts and have attracted over $10 billion in investments, has taken center stage […]
Contact tracing has become a fast-growing job opportunity

Contact tracing has become a fast-growing job opportunity

On the road to reopening, contact tracing will be essential. Tracers help to track those who may have been exposed to coronavirus, tracing others they may have been in contact with along the way and helping to ensure safety for all involved. For individuals who have...
‘Golden opportunity’ for reforms in GCC economies

‘Golden opportunity’ for reforms in GCC economies

Middle Eastern countries should not “waste” the ongoing coronavirus crisis, but should make changes to build up the resilience of their economies, the chief executive officer of a UAE-based retail giant told CNBC this week. That could include addressing...