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US government taking steps to attract foreign visitors

September 20th, 2012 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) The US government is taking steps to attract more foreign visitors, and is building partnerships with Disney, American Express and other tourism industry stakeholders in this ... Read more...

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Obama woos Indian, Chinese tourists

January 22nd, 2012 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) Now its US President Barack Obama himself who is wooing high-spending Indian and Chinese tourists and has issued an executive order to make it easier ... Read more...

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Obama woos Indian tourists

January 22nd, 2012 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) Wooing the increasingly affluent Indian tourists, President Barack Obama has issued an Executive Order to make it easier for travellers from emerging economies to get ... Read more...

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US economy slows in first quarter

April 29th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS/EFE) The US economy grew at an annualised rate of 1.8 percent in the first quarter, down from 3.1 percent in the final three months of 2010, ... Read more...

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Come September: 22 months of US slowdown

August 31st, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 31 (IBNS) Days are desolate and months wintry dark for the past 22 months in the US economic world. Thanks to the gloom of global meltdown still looming large ... Read more...

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GDP Report: US Economy Slowing Down But Doing Better Than The Previous Quarter

July 31st, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by GD
Fresh reports on Friday indicated that the US GDP has contracted by 1% in the 2nd quarter. In comparison to the previous quarter the contraction has been less and this can ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger declares fiscal emergency in California

July 2nd, 2009 - 5:20 am ICT by IANS
Sacramento, July 2 (DPA) California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Wednesday declared a fiscal emergency as lawmakers failed to pass a budget to close the state's $24.3 billion budget gap. The emergency means that ... Read more...

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