A huge plunge in consumer spending sent the economy sinking at a roughly 32 per cent annual rate in the April-June quarter
30 Jul 2020 4:07 PM
The US dollar dropped to its lowest in nearly two years against a basket of six other major currencies on back of a surge in US virus cases
28 Jul 2020 9:02 AM
The damage-control efforts by the Trump administration come after Trump said last week that “a complete decoupling from China” was an option
24 Jun 2020 12:13 PM
The visa suspension, will open up 525,000 jobs for US workers, a senior administration official said
23 Jun 2020 10:54 AM
“We won’t be closing the country again. We won’t have to do that,” said the president
18 Jun 2020 10:50 AM
US gross domestic product fell at a 4.8% annualized rate in the first three months of the year
09 Jun 2020 8:48 AM
The economy lost a staggering 20.5 million jobs in April, the steepest plunge in payrolls since the Great Depression of the 1930s,
14 May 2020 10:08 AM
The tension in balancing people’s safety against severe economic fallout is playing out across the world
14 May 2020 9:05 AM
Trump, speaking to reporters at the White House, said he found Fauci's latest call for a highly cautious reopening "not acceptable"
14 May 2020 8:56 AM
Though millions of Americans continue to file claims for unemployment benefits, April could mark the trough in job losses
10 May 2020 9:02 AM
US Labor Department says that 20.5 million jobs vanished in April in the worst monthly loss on record triggered by shutdowns of businesses
09 May 2020 11:08 AM
In its statement, the Fed said it is "committed to using its full range of tools to support the US economy in this challenging time”
30 Apr 2020 10:41 AM
The package is intended as relief for an economy spiraling into recession
26 Mar 2020 10:31 AM
The Federal Reserve warned of "severe disruptions" from the virus as it rolled out another series of measures to pump funds into the economy
24 Mar 2020 11:34 AM
The Trump administration’s 18-month-long trade war with China last year fueled fears of a recession.
30 Jan 2020 2:06 PM
Trump said he's happy to deal with any kind of foreign leader able to help the United States.
13 Nov 2019 2:31 PM
Amid a steady stream of conflicting reports, Trump's remarks appeared to push back against Beijing's claims.
09 Nov 2019 11:51 AM
While India might even like to take the GSP hit in its stride and move on, the importance of talking to Pompeo cannot be underestimated.
23 Jun 2019 1:42 AM
Islamabad cannot afford to forget the lessons learnt from the events in Abbottabad or at Salala.
13 Nov 2018 1:27 AM
In India the narrative of an election is often controlled by the Opposition rather than the ruling party.
21 Oct 2018 12:27 AM