Timothy Geithner

  • Change coming to Obama's team, just not right away 09-11-2012 05:10 AM

    Washington: Big changes are coming to President Barack Obama's administration - just not right away. The White House is making the nation's high-stakes fiscal crisis its top priority coming out of the election, underscoring the vital importance of averting severe year-end tax increases and spending cuts, not just for the...
  • India's reform measures very significant: US Treasury Secy 09-10-2012 02:31 PM

    New Delhi: India's recent reform measures are "very significant" and will fuel private investment in the economy, US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said during a visit to New Delhi on Tuesday. India has announced a series of measures, including raising the price of subsidised fuel and opening the retail sector...
  • US fears about India tax law misplaced: Pranab 22-04-2012 04:29 PM

    Washington: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday dismissed as unfounded concerns by US business groups that revised Indian tax laws might make foreign investors retroactively liable for taxes dating back decades. "There is some sense of despondency amongst a section of USA. Businessmen, particularly because of their apprehension - and...
  • 'India a role model for balanced global growth' 28-06-2011 10:21 AM

    Washington: India over the years has emerged as a role model for balanced economic growth for countries across the world, US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said on Tuesday. "India in some ways is the model for how to produce broad-based economic growth, with a balanced growth in an equitable free...
  • India needs new reforms for growth: US 28-06-2011 10:01 AM

    Washington: As inflation hits double digits - here's a warning coming from US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner. Geithner says India has outgrown its financial system and needs reforms to be able to continue with fast-paced growth. Observing that India and the US are at the threshold of unlocking the great...
  • Pranab, Geithner discuss G20 agenda, economy 08-11-2010 12:27 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday held talks here with US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner on a wide range of issues, including the agenda for the G20 Summit in Seoul later this week, to be attended by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President Barack Obama. The next steps...