Obama to boost tax revenues, cut deficits - CBO

2014-04-17 17:15

President Barack Obama's budget request would boost tax revenues by $1.4 trillion over 10 years and slash deficits by $1.05 trillion, the Congressional Budget Office says.

SA shares buoyed by hopes of US deal

2013-10-10 18:31

South African shares have climbed 1.3% as signs of a thaw in Washington's fiscal stalemate cheered sentiment and increased appetite for companies.

Republicans rip White House

2013-10-04 21:11

Republicans have launched an angry counter attack as the US government shut-down dragged deep into a fourth day.

White House health care law sickly

2013-07-03 19:40

The Obama administration has delayed the central element of the new health care law until after 2014 elections.

US 'birther' convicted for Obama plot

2011-10-25 23:33

A Tennessee jury has convicted a US man of a 'birther' plot to seize a courthouse to oust Obama.

Obama meets interim Libyan leader

2011-09-20 20:03

US President Barack Obama has met Libya's interim leader Mustafa Abdel Jalil for the first time, and said the world would stand with his liberated country as it solidifies its freedom.

Cheney warns Obama

2011-02-06 09:48

Former vice-president Dick Cheney has urged the Obama administration to move cautiously regarding Egypt as President Hosni Mubarak was "a good friend and US ally".


Obamacare not risking jobs - White House

2013-10-22 19:44

The White House says there is no evidence that President Barack Obama's healthcare programme will cost full-time workers their jobs.

New plan to resolve US fiscal standoff

2013-10-08 20:20

US House Speaker John Boehner is offering a new approach to resolve the fiscal standoff, proposing deficit-reduction talks and ways to end the government shutdown.

Big boost for SA renewable energy

2013-09-19 18:52

Renewable energy in South Africa is set to get a push from a $33.6m loan package granted to Spanish solar heat company Abengoa.

Obama to name Furman as chief economist

2013-06-10 12:41

President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate longtime adviser Jason Furman to be his new chief White House economist, an official says.

Iraq war over, US troops coming home

2011-10-22 08:34

Home for the holidays: Obama declares US war in Iraq is ending, troops to be out by year's end.

Obama says Gaddafi should go

2011-02-27 07:59

US President Barack Obama has called on Muammar Gaddafi to "leave now", declaring that the Libyan leader has lost his right to rule after attacking his own people to put down a popular uprising.

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