NTD Business (July 17): Debate Over Extended Unemployment Benefits

July 17, 2020 Updated: July 18, 2020

Capitol Hill will soon debate whether to extend enhanced unemployment benefits beyond this month. President Donald Trump says he doesn’t want anything that discourages people from going back to work.

Leaders of the European Union are working on a massive virus relief plan. The deal aims to help member nations that have been more affected by the pandemic, but they haven’t agreed on who gets what yet, or how much.

Japan is making good on its promise to move supply chains out of China, providing hundreds of millions dollars of subsidies to its companies.