Obama drafts Geithner to crack budget

2012-11-26 18:25

US President Barack Obama has made Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner lead White House negotiator in budget talks with Congress.

US urges China to allow yuan rise

2012-05-03 08:43

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has urged China to strengthen its currency further and push forward economic reforms crucial to global recovery.

Geithner in crunch eurozone talks

2011-09-16 08:33

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has arrived in Poland for crucial talks with eurozone finance ministers, as they scramble to douse the Greek debt fire.

Carstens: IMF race not over yet

2011-06-16 14:43

Mexico's candidate to lead the IMF, Agustin Carstens, says that his battle with France's Christine Lagarde is not over yet.

Moody's sounds alarm over US debt

2011-06-03 13:25

As the deadline on its $14.3 trillion borrowing cap approaches, Moody's became the second ratings agency to warn it might cut the US government's credit ranking.

Recession warning as US hits debt ceiling

2011-05-15 14:02

The US is about to hit its $14.3 trillion debt limit and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has warned of a new recession if it is unable to borrow more.

Geithner: China engaged on forex

2010-10-24 12:40

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says China will continue to move toward exchange rate flexibility and is now actively engaged on global foreign exchange issues.

Tough new US aid conditions

2010-09-29 13:07

The US will set tougher conditions on its aid to foreign governments, including an expectation that rich foreigners will not skip out on their taxes.


Geithner backs Germany on EU reform

2012-06-14 08:32

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has endorsed Germany's call for structural reforms to save the crisis-hit eurozone.

Geithner: EU must balance growth/cutbacks

2012-04-18 15:42

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says debt-stricken European countries must avoid sharp budget cuts and tax hikes which could undermine growth.

Geithner urges EU act to contain crisis

2011-07-18 17:57

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says European leaders must do more to contain the escalating debt crisis in Europe.

Obama warns US of new economic crisis

2011-06-14 17:09

Delay in raising the US debt ceiling could reverse the fledgling recovery and trigger a new economic meltdown, says US President Barack Obama.

'Lagarde, Carstens credible' for IMF

2011-05-25 17:50

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says France's Christine Lagarde and Mexico's Agustin Carstens are both "credible" candidates to lead the International Monetary Fund.

Geithner confident on debt limit deal

2011-04-17 15:30

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says he is confident feuding political parties will reach an agreement to lift the US's debt limit before it is forced to default.

No risk of currency war: Geithner

2010-10-13 10:59

There is "no risk" of a global currency war erupting, despite recent currency interventions by various nations, US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says.

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