Dollar falls to 2-month low, pound rises to 15-month high on wage growth data

Dollar falls to 2-month low, pound rises to 15-month high on wage growth data

NEW YORK: The dollar fell to two-month lows against major currency indexes on Tuesday after a Federal Reserve official suggested the central bank was nearing the end of its tightening cycle, while salaries increased. Expectations that the pound hit a 15-month high after outperforming growth. The dollar fell to a four-week low of 140.17 yen … Read more

Tuberculosis rises for first time in decades after COVID-19 disrupts public health interventions, widens inequalities

Tuberculosis rises for first time in decades after COVID-19 disrupts public health interventions, widens inequalities

Tuberculosis is a dangerous bacterial infection of the lungs.Moyo Studio/E+ (via Getty Images) Before SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), spread around the world in 2020, tuberculosis killed more people worldwide than any other infectious disease. was However, thanks to targeted public health efforts in the United States and around the … Read more