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US, China trade war could lower global GDP by 0.8 per cent in 2020: IMF

IMF spokesman Gerry Rice said trade tensions were beginning to affect a world economy already many facing challenges.

13 Sep 2019 11:56 AM

Report shows US deficit to exceed USD 1 trillion next year

Federal debt, which is already high by historical standards, is on an unsustainable course, said Phillip Swagel of CBO.

22 Aug 2019 5:48 PM

India's holding of US govt securities jumps to USD 162.7 bln

Among the major foreign holders of the Treasury securities, India was at the 13th position with holding to the tune of USD 162.7 billion.

18 Aug 2019 4:08 PM

'Trump’s Kashmir mediation offer not on table anymore,' says India's US envoy

India made it clear to America that any discussion on the issue, if at all warranted, will only be with Pakistan and only bilaterally.

13 Aug 2019 10:42 AM

Facebook agrees to pay USD 5 billion penalty for privacy violations

In addition to paying the penalty, Facebook has agreed to new restrictions and a modified corporate structure.

25 Jul 2019 10:12 AM

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US imposes record USD 5 bn fine, restrictions on Facebook in privacy probe

Federal Trade Commission said the penalty was the largest ever imposed on any company for violating consumers' privacy.

24 Jul 2019 7:18 PM

Is a USD 5 billion fine the least painful part of Facebook's settlement?

The real question, remains what type of restrictions and requirements will be placed on FB to ensure future compliance.

24 Jul 2019 1:39 PM

Nasscom takes SME delegation to US to strengthen strategic alliances

In a one-of-its-kind engagements programme, the delegation of small and medium enterprises visited several states in the US.

24 Jul 2019 1:00 PM

Kashmir is India-Pakistan bilateral issue, but 'ready to assist': US

It also said Pakistan taking 'sustained and irreversible' steps against terrorism is key to a successful dialogue with India.

23 Jul 2019 9:23 AM

IMF urges Pakistan to mobilise domestic tax revenue

Recently, the IMF cleared a USD 6 billion bailout package to cash-strapped Pakistan to overcome economic difficulties.

22 Jul 2019 5:08 PM

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US House condemns Trump ‘racist’ tweets in extraordinary rebuke

Hours earlier, Trump tweeted, 'Those Tweets were NOT Racist. I don't have a Racist bone in my body!'

17 Jul 2019 10:28 AM

US has no plans to cap H-1B work visa programme: State Department

Trump Administration has no plans to place caps on H-1B work visas, said State Department spokeswoman.

21 Jun 2019 12:10 PM

Indian-American population up by 38 pc in 7 yrs, 630,000 undocumented: Report

The increase in illegal Indian-Americans can be attributed to Indian immigrants overstaying visas, the report said.

18 Jun 2019 1:14 PM

50 per cent tariff on US motorcycles by India unacceptable, says Trump

President Donald Trump said the United States, under his leadership, is a country that can no longer be fooled.

11 Jun 2019 11:23 AM

Google earned USD 4.7 bn from news in 2018 even as media groups' income shrunk: study

News is a significant part of Google's business, according to a study to be released on Monday by News Media Alliance.

10 Jun 2019 12:47 PM

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US moving toward major antitrust probe of technology giants

Amazon and Facebook under the watch of the FTC, and Apple and Google under the Justice Department.

04 Jun 2019 2:51 PM

White House top economist to leave Trump administration next month

The 57-year-old, who has served as Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers since September 2017, will leave the White House.

03 Jun 2019 1:43 PM

US regulators say some Boeing 737 MAX planes may have faulty parts

The affected parts “may be susceptible to premature failure or cracks resulting from the improper manufacturing process,” the FAA said.

03 Jun 2019 11:11 AM

Trump slams Russia, Syria, Iran for 'bombing the hell out' of Idlib

He had previously declared the end of ISIS in the Syrian region.

03 Jun 2019 9:35 AM

Trump denies taped remark about 'nasty' Meghan Markle, ahead Of UK visit

And yet the remark about the Dutchess of Sussex is heard clearly on a tape of a Trump interview with the British tabloid The Sun.

03 Jun 2019 9:10 AM

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