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Clinton seeks Russia, China’s help in Syrian crisis


June 7th, 2012 - 8:56 am ICT by IANS
Baku (Azerbaijan), June 7 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called on China and Russia to use their influence on Damascus to stop the Syrian bloodshed, RIA Novosti ... Read more...

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US calls for tougher sanctions on Syria


June 6th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (IANS) US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner Wednesday called for tougher sanctions against Syria to hasten political change in that Middle East country.Addressing the second meeting of the ... Read more...

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Clinton arrives in Beijing


May 2nd, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 2 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner arrived here Wednesday for the fourth round of the China-US Strategic and Economic ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton to visit India, China, Bangladesh


April 27th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will travel to India, China and Bangladesh next month to discuss bilateral relations, the State Department said Thursday.Clinton will visit ... Read more...

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India reaffirms its stand on tax law changes (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) India has reasserted its position regarding some retrospective amendments in Indian tax laws saying it was not a case of double taxation, but intended to ... Read more...

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Mukherjee to visit US to attend IMF-World Bank meeting


April 16th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will be on a four-day official visit to the United States beginning Thursday to attend the annual spring meeting of ... Read more...

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US should be careful of certain budget cuts: Official


April 5th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, April 5 (IANS) US Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner said Wednesday that despite a recovering economy, America should be wary of cutting budget too much, in particular in ... Read more...

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`US economy impacted by European crisis’


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 22 (IANS) The crisis in the Euro zone has sent shockwaves in the US through trade and financial channels, given the important cross-Atlantic economic linkage, US Federal Reserve ... Read more...

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Economy not strong enough: US official


March 16th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) US economy is on the mend and shows many signs of early recovery but still not strong enough to go without help from the government, ... Read more...

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US official warns against perils of ‘financial crisis amnesia’


March 3rd, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has cautioned against the perils of "financial crisis amnesia" in the wake of complaints from those attempting to weaken or repeal ... Read more...

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Build more credible financial firewall: US to Europe


February 26th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 26 (IANS) The eurozone has made remarkable progress in fighting the debt crisis, but should build its own more credible financial firewall as soon as possible, US ... Read more...

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World Economic Forum to open in Davos Wednesday


January 25th, 2012 - 7:41 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Davos, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The annual World Economic Forum is set to open in the Swiss ski resort town of Davos Wednesday.Some 2,600 decision-makers from about 100 countries and ... Read more...

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Japan to reduce Iranian oil imports


January 12th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Jan 12 (IANS) Japan Thursday said it was planning to reduce its oil imports from Iran in line with US sanctions on Iran for its nuclear development programme."In the ... Read more...

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China, US pledge to advance economic recovery


January 11th, 2012 - 6:07 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 11 (IANS) China and the US Tuesday pledged to enhance their cooperation to advance the global economic recovery.The global economic recovery must remain the priority for all nations ... Read more...

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US to unveil new sanctions on Iran


November 22nd, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 21 (IANS) The US will outline new sanctions on Iran to increase pressure over its nuclear programme, the State Department said Monday.Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Treasury ... Read more...

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Europe has resources to tackle crisis: US official


October 26th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 26 (IANS) The financial crisis in Europe presents the most serious risk to global recovery, but the European nations have the resources to cope with it, ... Read more...

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European crisis threatening global recovery: Geithner


October 7th, 2011 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 7 (IANS) US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner urged European leaders to take more forceful actions to contain the regional financial crisis threatening the global economy."The crisis in ... Read more...

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US stocks extend gains to third day


September 15th, 2011 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 15 (IANS) The US stocks extended gains to the third day Wednesday after German and French leaders showed their supports to Greece, Xinhua reported.The Dow Jones industrial ... Read more...

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US rejects Indian-Americans’ plea on disclosing offshore accounts


August 17th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 17 (IANS) The US Treasury Department has turned down the Indian-American community's plea to extend the deadline for disclosing offshore accounts from Aug 31 to Dec 31 ... Read more...

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Congress must act now on debt limit: Top US official


July 15th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (IANS/EFE) There is "no way" to extend the Aug 2 deadline for Congress to raise the US debt limit, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Thursday."We don't have ... Read more...

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India woos US with $1 trillion infrastructure business (Evening Lead)


June 29th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) India has invited US investors for $1 trillion dollar opportunities in infrastructure financing as both countries set a "robust agenda" to deepen their economic ties.There ... Read more...

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India plugs trillion dollar opportunity in infrastructure (Daylead)


June 29th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) As India and the United States set a "robust agenda" to deepen their economic ties, Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has plugged trillion dollar opportunities ... Read more...

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US vows to advance India’s rise as economic power


June 29th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) Aiming to make India one of its top 10 trading partners, the United States has vowed to help advance India's rise as an economic power, ... Read more...

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India, US to deepen ties in reforms, infrastructure finance


June 29th, 2011 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) India and the United States have set a "robust agenda" to deepen their economic engagement in three key areas of macroeconomic challenges, financial sector reforms ... Read more...

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India invites US to help finance infrastructure projects (Second Lead)


June 29th, 2011 - 2:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) India has invited US investors to help finance big infrastructure projects in the fast-developing nation as India is planning to raise $1 trillion in infrastructure ... Read more...

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India, US to expand trade, investment links; work together in G-20 (Lead)


June 29th, 2011 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) India and the United States have agreed to work together to expand trade and investment links between their two economies, and to develop and strengthen ... Read more...

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India, US to expand trade, investment links


June 29th, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 28 (IANS) India and the United States have agreed to work together to expand trade and investment links between their two economies, and to develop and strengthen ... Read more...

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India, US to begin dialogue to boost trade, investment


June 27th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 27 (IANS) India and the United States kick off what is billed as their "highest level" economic engagement here Monday with Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and US ... Read more...

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US to focus economic dialogue on India’s vast potential (Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (IANS) A high-level India-US economic dialogue here next week will seek to tap vast opportunities offered by one of the fastest-growing economies in the world ... Read more...

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India-US economic dialogue to focus on India’s vast potential


June 23rd, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner will lead a high-level economic dialogue here next week aimed at seeking to tap vast ... Read more...

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Don’t worry, India’s growth story robust, Pranab to tell US


June 8th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Amid apprehensions of a slowdown in the economy and a spate of scams that has dented India's global image, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee heads ... Read more...

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IMF chief Strauss-Kahn quits (Second Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 19 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in a statement late Wednesday night that its managing director Dominique Strauss-Kahn, accused of trying to rape a New York ... Read more...

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Strauss-Kahn cannot run IMF: US


May 18th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is facing growing pressure to quit after US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said the disgraced head was "not ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi prince meets Obama


April 28th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (IANS/WAM) The crown prince of Abu Dhabi and US President Barack Obama have pledged to continue their cooperation in areas of security and commerce.Sheikh Mohamed bin ... Read more...

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India, China spur US exports raising incomes and jobs: Geithner


March 4th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 4 (IANS) Rapid growth of emerging economies like India, China and Brazil is boosting American exports and raising incomes and jobs across the US, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner ... Read more...

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