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Jun 06, 2012
Slim chance of US slipping back into recession: BuffettThe US economy would not slip back into recession unless events in Europe get out of control and the spillover effects hit the world's largest economy, Buffett said Tuesday.
Mar 28, 2012
US sets almost 300% import duty on Indian steel pipesThe US Commerce Department on Tuesday set a preliminary import duty of nearly 286 percent on a certain type of steel pipe from India to offset government subsidies and a duty of slightly more than 8 percent on the same product from Vietnam.
Feb 09, 2012
Fears of US slowdown fade as economy shows some muscleA few months ago economists were all but certain the US economy would slow sharply at the start of this year, with many warning that recession risks were growing.
Dec 28, 2011
US consumer confidence perks up, house prices sagImproving labour market conditions lifted US consumer confidence to an eight month high in December, but persistently weak house prices remain an obstacle to faster economic growth.
Dec 23, 2011
Jobless claims drop signals economic momentumThe number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits hit a 3-1/2 year low last week, bolstering views the economy was gaining momentum, even though third-quarter growth was revised down.
Dec 19, 2011
The 5 big economy questions for 2012So, what are the key events to watch out for next year? Firstpost lists the top five events that will affect the global economy.
Nov 17, 2011
US debt tops $15 trillionTreasury figures showed the burden of federal borrowing on the shoulders of the American public reached $15,033,607,255,920.32 yesterday, up $55.8 billion from Tuesday.
Oct 11, 2011
US stalemate, EU crisis could force US recession: Moody'sFailure by US politicians to bridge their divide over deficit cuts and continued stumbling by European leaders could force the US into recession over the next 12 months, Moody's Analytics has said.