US ECONOMY

  • Barack Obama pushes for stronger economy, growth February 13, 2013

    US President Barack Obama delivered his second State of the Union address on a positive note. While speaking of a resurgent America, he said that it was time to bring more manufacturing jobs to US shores, which got a shoutout from Apple CEO Tim Cooks in the audience. ...
  • US: Barack Obama says fiscal deficit top priority November 10, 2012

    Flush with reelection vigor, US President Barack Obama took on the fiscal deficit issue calling for the House of Republicans to immediately pass a bill already approved by the Senate that would maintain current tax rates for middleclass Americans, while increasing taxes of wealthier citizens. Obama also said that fiscal deficit...
  • Can President Barack Obama save the US economy? November 8, 2012

    The Republicans have offered newly reelected US President Barack Obama a shortterm fix to the so called fiscal cliff, but insisted they would not cave in to tax increases to boost revenues. ...
  • Watch: Highlights of Obama vs Romney debate October 4, 2012

    In a showdown at close quarters, President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney sparred aggressively in their first campaign debate on Wednesday night over taxes, deficits and strong steps needed to create jobs in a sputtering national economy. The economy dominated the evening, as it has the race for the...
  • Wall Street rage: what next? November 17, 2011

    A US court ruled the Occupy Wall Street protesters in New York could return to Zucotti Park with one major difference no tents. ...
  • Watch: Buried under debts, US depending on China July 29, 2009

    Despite the International Monetary Fund (IMF) indicating that the global economy was improving, the United States remains buried in massive debts. So much so that it has been forced to borrow heavily from foreign lenders and interestingly, it is especially depending on communist China one of its traditional foes. ...
  • Watch: Obamas promises vs US economy reality November 25, 2008

    The current US economic crisis can make things more difficult for US presidentelect Barak Obama to fulfil his promises. ...
  • Auto industry runs out of gas, jobs on line November 13, 2008

    Atlanta: Millions of jobs are on the line even as Democrats fight for legislation to get automakers help. ...
  • Kids under stress as US market crashes October 11, 2008

    Parents believe they should talk to their children about financial problems. ...