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Federal Reserve Expects Inflation to Ease, Says Jerome Powell

Federal Reserve Expects Inflation to Ease, Says Jerome Powell

Washington, DC, July 15, 2021-“Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank wouldn’t hesitate to raise interest rates to keep inflation under control but repeatedly emphasized he still expects price pressures to ease later this year,” reports the Wall Street Journal.

Tarkett Participation Ends Stock Purchase

Tarkett Participation Ends Stock Purchase

Paris, FR, July 15, 2021-Tarkett Participation (the “bidder”) announces the final results of the public simplified tender offer on all the Tarkett shares (the “offer”)-published by the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)-following the closing of the offer on July 9, 2021.

NTCA Announces Awardwinners & Scholarship Recipients

NTCA Announces Awardwinners & Scholarship Recipients

Orlando, FL, July 15, 2021—The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) honored numerous members and scholarship winners during a special in-person awards ceremony on Thursday, July 8th at the Coverings trade show held in Orlando, Florida.

Import & Export Prices Rose in June

Import & Export Prices Rose in June

Washington, DC, July 15, 2021—U.S. import prices advanced 1.0% in June following a 1.4% increase in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.