While life satisfaction increased marginally across the European Union between 2007 and 2011, happiness and optimism levels have fallen and perceived social exclusion has increased, indicating a decline in overall well-being in many European countries during the crisis.
Technology and high prices are opening up new oil resources, but this does not mean the world is on the verge of an era of oil abundance, according to the International Energy Agency's (IEA) 2013 edition of the World Energy Outlook (WEO 2013).
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that New York State is committing to fund an approximately $13 million project to provide more than 6,000 feet of flood barriers for the Long Beach industrial district.
People have unrealistic expectations about when they will retire, how much money they will need in retirement and where that income will come from, according to The Future of Retirement Income, a survey released today by Genworth.
The imports of apparel by the US increased by 3.78 percent to $52.729 billion during the first eight months of the current year, compared to $50.809 billion during the corresponding period of last year, the Major Shippers Report by the U.S. Department of Commerce showed.