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  1. Business - Economy - UNITED STATES

    US payrolls spike, give Obama election boost

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 08:49pm by Reuters in Washington

    ... as the “fiscal cliff” – could easily cause the economy to contract. Europe’s debt crisis, which has hit factories around the world, including those in the United States, is also weighing on the US ... Reuters in Washington US employers stepped up hiring in October and the jobless rate ticked higher as more workers restarted job hunts, a hopeful sign for a lackluster economy that has ...

  2. Business - Economy - UNITED STATES

    Robust consumer spending shields US economy from global turmoil

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 05:51am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Washington Americans look past problems in Europe and elsewhere as they increase household spending on the back of US jobs growth and lower fuel bills Consumer spending shields U.S. economy Call it the US$11 trillion advantage: Consumer spending is likely to steer the United States economy safely through the shoals of deteriorating global growth and turbulent ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    World economies fear being collateral damage of US government shutdown

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... economies fear collateral damage The bitter fiscal stalemate in Washington is producing nervous ripples from London to Bali, with increasing anxiety that the United States might actually default ... economies are privately urging Washington to find a solution. China's Deputy Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao said on Monday that Beijing had been in touch with Washington over the stand-off, ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Cybercriminals target California, says state Attorney General Kamala Harris

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 10:27pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in San Francisco California has become a major target of cybercrimes committed by groups with ties to Eastern Europe, China and Africa, according to a report by state Attorney ... of meetings in Mexico next week to discuss the problem. Criminal groups with ties to the former Soviet Union and Central Europe ran gangs throughout California, including the Armenian Power gang, ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US indicts hackers in biggest cyber fraud case in history

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 10:50am

    ... that they will be caught because authorities in some countries turn a blind eye to cyber criminals. “There is an enormous shadow economy that exists in Eastern Europe. In some countries, sophisticated hackers ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    White House hosting last-ditch talks to avoid going over fiscal cliff

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... before a deadline to reach a deal or watch the American economy go off a "fiscal cliff". US stocks fell for a fifth day, in their longest slump since September. The Dow Jones industrial ... as much as 4 per cent off the country's economy, if left unchecked. The Republican-controlled House of Representatives convened a session for tomorrow, in order to be ready to legislate ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Barack Obama to outline 'national plan' on climate change

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 11:54am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... of energy, and businesses to make and sell them. We’ll need workers to build the foundation for a clean energy economy.” “And we’ll need all of us, as citizens, to do our part to preserve God’s ... economy. The European Union has cap-and-trade systems in place and some experts attribute the lack of US legislation for the slow pace of global talks on a successor to the Kyoto Protocol, ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama snubs Putin amid tensions over Snowden

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 09:27pm by AP

    ... a missile shield in Eastern Europe as a deterrent against Russia, despite American assurances that the shield is not aimed at its former Cold War foe. Putin also signed a law last year banning US ... of the world’s largest economies. Given the US role in an increasingly interdependent global economy, Obama said it made sense to have high-level representation. The G-20 summit is scheduled to take ...

  9. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    25pc rise in US commercial property purchases by international investors

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Offshore buyers seek high US yields Singaporeans, South Koreans, Israelis and Norwegians are accelerating purchases of US real estate, as a growing economy and rebounding prices ... non-US investors," said Max Swango, director of client portfolio management for Dallas-based Invesco Real Estate. "The interest comes from all parts of Asia, Europe and the Middle East. ...



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