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Obama says U.S. has gone further than any country since the 2008 crisis

Obama says U.S. has gone further than any country since the 2008 crisis

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. president, Barack Obama, today defended his country has recovered “faster” and better than any other industrialized since the economic crisis of 2008 nation. “Thanks to the hard work of citizens, and some intelligent policies for our part, have gone further and have recovered better than almost any other developed nation on Earth,” Obama […]

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Obama: Military agreement with the Philippines is not a thret against China

Obama: Military agreement with the Philippines is not a thret against China

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

President Barack Obama said today that the agreement to increase the U.S. military presence in the Philippines is not directed against China, but to ensure maritime security and disaster response. Obama , which began today in Manila a visit two days inside his Asian tour , met with Philippine President Benigno Aquino , where he […]

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EU considering sanctions against Russia

EU considering sanctions against Russia

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The European Union ( EU) today shuffles adopt new sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian individuals that threaten the stability of Ukraine, while continuing the development of economic sanctions to Moscow for his role in the Ukrainian crisis , said today the European Commission ( EC) in his daily briefing . ” Now we talk basically […]

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Fitch raises the prospect of Portugal from “negative” to “positive”

Fitch raises the prospect of Portugal from “negative” to “positive”

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Fitch rating agency on Friday raised the debt rating of Portugal, one of the countries in the euro area had to be rescued during the crisis, a ” negative” outlook to “positive” . Fitch also affirmed the rating at BB + , it said in a statement . The agency justifies the improved outlook […]

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The G20 is “attentive” to risks associated with the crisis in Ukraine

The G20 is “attentive” to risks associated with the crisis in Ukraine

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The G20 wisely evoked the crisis in Ukraine during their meeting in Washington on Friday and warned that they are ” aware of all the risks ” posed to global economic stability . “We are monitoring the economic situation in Ukraine , aware of all the risks to economic and financial stability,” argued the G20 […]

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The U.S. Congress authorized debt ceiling until March 2015

The U.S. Congress authorized debt ceiling until March 2015

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Congress on Wednesday gave final approval to a bill that allows the country to borrow without setting a limit , until March 2015 , pushing the risk of default by the world power this year. The Senate Democratic majority , adopted by 55 votes to 43 the bill adopted Tuesday narrowly by the […]

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Bernanke retires on a volatile emerging market

Bernanke retires on a volatile emerging market

| February 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed ), Ben Bernanke , architect of monetary stimulus program , today concluded his term as head of the U.S. central bank, which will replace the current vice president , Janet Yellen .¬†After eight years as Fed chairman , Bernanke is almost unanimously applauded for achieving captaining the […]

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Obama reaffirms its commitment to return opportunities to the middle class

Obama reaffirms its commitment to return opportunities to the middle class

| February 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

U.S. President Barack Obama, in his speech today reaffirmed Saturday its commitment to return the opportunities for working and middle classes of the country, now that the national economy back and finally moves over the long economic recession. ” Despite the recovery, while the people who enter are better than ever , the average salary […]

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Federal Reserve announces further cuts to bonds purchase program

Federal Reserve announces further cuts to bonds purchase program

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Federal Reserve ( Fed ) announced a further reduction of monetary stimulus $ 10,000 million, up $ 65,000 million a month on its bond purchase program . At the last meeting of the Open Market Committee of the Fed Ben Bernanke and headed by the first of 2014 , the U.S. central bank said […]

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Federal Reserve is directed to continue its gradual reduction of support to the U.S. economy

Federal Reserve is directed to continue its gradual reduction of support to the U.S. economy

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed , the central bank ) should continue to reduce its liquidity in the economy after the meeting ends on Wednesday in connection with an improvement of local conditions and without yielding to possible complications in emerging markets . The Monetary Policy Committee (FOMC ), chaired by Ben Bernanke at last […]

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