From West Palm Beach to Fort Lauderdale to the Miami River, developers and merchants are opening new stores and restaurants to serve edgy consumers who don't want to mingle in crowded malls and streets any more.
The $300 in U.S. unemployment money is likely to arrive in January after Congress approved the money as part of a supplemental COVID-19 relief bill. But speed has not been Florida’s forte in delivering jobless benefits during the pandemic.
The powerhouse Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs is reported to be searching the Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach County areas as a potential 比特币交易价格行情home for its $8 billion asset management division. Such a move would bring more jobs to the region.
Carnival Cruise Line has opted to not sail from the U.S. until at least February next year as it ramps its efforts to adhere to stringent requirements from the CDC on how to resume safe cruising amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Holiday bookings in South Florida are expected to fall significantly this year, and it remains to be seen whether travelers will come in sufficient numbers for hotels and other tourist-related businesses to rehire more laid-off employees.