You are here:
FiscalCliff
#

FiscalCliff

Articles

15,000 troops deployed by Iran to combat Al Qaeda affiliate group in Syria

Jun 05, 2015

15,000 troops deployed by Iran to combat Al Qaeda affiliate group in Syria

Iran has despatched 15,000 fighters to Syria to help government troops reverse recent battlefield defeats to a rebel-Jihadi coalition #Syria #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Iran #Assad #"Fiscal Cliff"
Jordanian pilot burnt alive: What IS terrorists and Hollywood producers have in common

Feb 05, 2015

Jordanian pilot burnt alive: What IS terrorists and Hollywood producers have in common

IS is almost coy compared to Hollywood which no longer taxes our imagination. Our screens are flooded with serial killers. Think Dexter is bad? Hannibal can do it bloodier. #HowThisWorks #Hollywood #Violence #"Fiscal Cliff" #islamic-state #IS #Jordanian pilot #Nick Berg #Moaz al-Kasasbeh
Jordan to execute al Qaeda prisoner after IS burns pilot alive

Feb 04, 2015

Jordan to execute al Qaeda prisoner after IS burns pilot alive

A Jordanian security official says Jordan will execute an al-Qaeda prisoner at dawn Wednesday, just hours after authorities confirmed that Islamic State militants killed a captured Jordanian pilot. #World #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Jordan #"Fiscal Cliff" #islamic-state #IS
Chidambaram's Budget is at risk of being ambushed

Feb 25, 2013

Chidambaram's Budget is at risk of being ambushed

Any short-term feel-good effect that the Finance Minister may generate in the Indian market with his budget proposals will likely be tempered by developments on the global economic and financial front, over which he has no control. #HowThisWorks #P. Chidambaram #DebtCrisis #Budget2013 #US fiscal cliff
The $1 trillion coin: Krugman's loony idea to save US

Jan 09, 2013

The $1 trillion coin: Krugman's loony idea to save US

Economist Paul Krugman's silly idea to get over the Republican refusal to raise the US debt ceiling is a dangerous one. It will destroy all trust in the dollar #US Federal Reserve #Paul Krugman #US debt crisis #US fiscal cliff #$1 trillion Platinum Coin
Fiscal cliff deal can shift hot money from Asia to US

Jan 03, 2013

Fiscal cliff deal can shift hot money from Asia to US

Investors could start to shift some money out of overpriced or crowded Asian investments in favour of the United States on the view that the fiscal deal manages to avert a US recession #United States #WhyNow #Asia #MarketWatch #Fiscall cliff
More action required to put US public finances back on track: IMF

Jan 03, 2013

More action required to put US public finances back on track: IMF

Welcoming the measures taken by the US Congress to avoid the country hitting fiscal cliff, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said more remains to be done to put the US public finances back on sustainable path. #Barack Obama #IMF #ExpertView #"Fiscal Cliff"
China on 'fiscal cliff' deal: US kicking can towards 'fiscal abyss'

Jan 03, 2013

China on 'fiscal cliff' deal: US kicking can towards 'fiscal abyss'

The last-minute US deal over tax increases has fixed one problem, but the world's largest economy must get to grips with a budget deficit that threatens not a "fiscal cliff" but a "fiscal abyss", China's Xinhua news agency said on Wednesday. #China #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Tax cuts #US fiscal cliff
Fiscal cliff: Obama raises taxes for wealthiest Americans

Jan 02, 2013

Fiscal cliff: Obama raises taxes for wealthiest Americans

Supporters of the bill in both parties expressed regret that the bill was narrowly drawn, and fell far short of a sweeping plan that combined tax changes and spending cuts to reduce federal deficits. #Obama #US #PolicyWatch #"Fiscal Cliff" #Spending cuts
Obama lauds House vote on 'fiscal cliff', says recession possibility averted

Jan 02, 2013

Obama lauds House vote on 'fiscal cliff', says recession possibility averted

The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives voted 257-167 late Tuesday night on the "fiscal-cliff" bill that was passed by the Senate in the wee hours of Tuesday. #United States #Barack Obama #WhoSaidWhat #"Fiscal Cliff"