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Fed to hold course on stimulus despite debate over risks

March 15, 2013 1:25 pm0 comments
Fed to hold course on stimulus despite debate over risks

Federal Reserve officials will spend much of a meeting next week debating the potential risks from the central bank’s stimulus plan, but Chairman Ben Bernanke has already signaled he believes the costs of inaction are even greater. The U.S. central bank looks set to keep buying $85 billion a month […]

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American Economy barely expands in fourth quarter, brighter days ahead few Analysts says

February 28, 2013 11:09 pm0 comments
American Economy barely expands in fourth quarter, brighter days ahead few Analysts says

The economy barely grew in the fourth quarter as the military slashed spending and companies restocked their shelves with less gusto, but growth already appears to be picking up. The Commerce Department said on Thursday the economy expanded at a 0.1 percent annual rate in the last three months of […]

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US Budget Cuts unlikely to deliver promised budget savings

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US Budget Cuts unlikely to deliver promised budget savings

On paper, there’s one thing to like about the ugly spending cuts due to kick in on Friday: $85 billion in budget savings at a time when Washington continues to bleed red ink. In reality, the so-called “sequester” is likely to yield less than half that much in the short […]

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Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, rejected U.S offer for Direct Talks

February 7, 2013 8:08 pm0 comments
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, rejected U.S offer for Direct Talks

Some naive people like the idea of negotiating with America, however, negotiations will not solve the problem,” Khamenei said in a speech to officials and members of Iran’s air force carried on his official website. “If some people want American rule to be established again in Iran, the nation will […]

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