Oct 12, 2011 08:54 AM IST
Defying Chinese anger and White House warnings, the US Senate moved to approve legislation to punish China for alleged currency manipulation widely blamed for costing American jobs.
- Oct 07, 2011 08:00 AM IST
The US Senate on Thursday delayed a vote on a bill to get tough with China over its currency practices until next week because of a dispute between Republicans and Democrats over the handling of amendments.
- Oct 04, 2011 08:46 AM IST
The US Senate today takes up a bill to punish China for its alleged currency manipulation, a blow at a global economic rival 13 months before elections shaped by voter anger at high joblessness.
- Oct 04, 2011 08:00 AM IST
China's foreign ministry said it "adamantly opposes" a bill being pushed by the US Senate to allow the United States to impose duties on countries that undervalue their currencies.
- Aug 03, 2011 10:54 AM IST
Citi's global emerging markets strategist, Geoff Dennis believes the worst of the risk of a debt crisis is over.
- Aug 03, 2011 06:12 AM IST
US stocks dropped on Tuesday as worries about the health of the global economy and a possible downgrade for US debt sent the S&P 500 crashing through key technical levels in an ominous sign for markets.
- Aug 01, 2011 08:35 AM IST
The US Senate defeated a Democratic proposal to raise the debt ceiling on Sunday as lawmakers closed in on a deal that would be acceptable to both parties.
- Jul 30, 2011 06:54 PM IST
With Republicans and Democrats sharply divided over measures to avert an American debt default, President Barack Obama today appealed to both parties to immediately find a "common ground" in the US Senate to reach a compromise on raising the debt ceiling.
- Jul 27, 2011 07:44 PM IST
The US Senate Sub-Committee on immigration reforms held its first meeting late night on July 26 to hear arguments on behalf of the immigration reform bill, reports Sunanda Jayaseelan of CNBC-TV18.
- Apr 09, 2011 01:00 PM IST
The battle over the US budget has ended. Now the war begins. The debate over this year's budget that took the U.S. government to within an hour of a shutdown is only a dress rehearsal for bigger spending clashes to come.
- Apr 09, 2011 10:00 AM IST
A US Senate panel will release its report next week on the financial crisis that its leaders said on Friday will contain important new information.