U.S. economic growth slowed less than expected in the third quarter as a further contraction in business investment was offset by resilient consumer spending, further allaying financial market fears of a recession.
Newsmax. Wed, 30 Oct 2019 14:40:00 EDT.
Engineers, along with an economist, have created an energy model that helps to remove carbon-generated power from the US electric grid -- replacing it with a greener, financially feasible wind, solar and hydro energy system.
Science Daily. Mon, 28 Oct 2019 17:51:42 EDT.
Financial Secretary Paul Chan announced relief measures of HK$2 billion ($255 million) to support the city's economy, particularly in its transport, tourism and retail industries.
CNBC. Wed, 23 Oct 2019 01:34 GMT.
The Afghan government's statement says that President Ghani thanked Sunday the delegation for the US's continued financial and political support for Afghanistan over the past 18 years.
Voice of America. Mon, 21 Oct 2019 06:43:45 -0400.
According to Radio Farda, Shahnavazi stated that the Islamic Republic Weightlifting Federation never provided him with financial support to participate in international competitions.
Jerusalem Post. Sun, 20 Oct 2019 07:33:11 GMT.
The word support is a noun. Support means (1) documentary validation, (2) a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission, (3) the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening, (4) aiding the cause or policy or interests of, (5) the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities, (6) any device that bears the weight of another thing, (7) supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation, (8) something providing immaterial support or assistance to a person or cause or interest, (9) a subordinate musical part; provides background for more important parts, (10) the financial means whereby one lives, (11) financial resources provided to make some project possible.
Support is also a verb that means (1) establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts, (2) put up with something or somebody unpleasant, (3) adopt as a belief, (4) argue or speak in defense of, (5) be a regular customer or client of, (6) be the physical support of; carry the weight of, (7) play a subordinate role to (another performer), (8) support materially or financially, (9) be behind; approve of, (10) give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to, (11) support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm.