Philly.comGlobal shares rise after Bernanke commentsReutersBy Ryan Vlastelica. NEW YORK | Wed May 22, 2013 10:51am EDT. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock markets around the world rose on Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke signaled that the U.S. central bank's stimulus program would ...Bernanke: Economy still needs Fed's helpUSA TODAYBernanke Says Premature Tightening Would Enda
Ghana hopes to shield economy from African oil curseReuters UKBy Matthew Mpoke Bigg and Kwasi Kpodo. ACCRA | Tue May 21, 2013 7:43am BST. ACCRA (Reuters) - Oil brought riches to Nigeria but also ravaged its economy and fuelled corruption and conflict. Now nearby Ghana has begun production and wants to ...and more »
Washington Times (blog)Is the Economy Saving Obama's Approval Ratings?New York Times (blog)Political coverage over the last week has focused on a series of stories that reflect negatively on the executive branch — but President Obama's approval ratings have held steady. As of Monday, Mr. Obama's Gallup approval rating was 49 percent — the ...Obama the uniter? Not really.Washington
BloombergGlobal shares flat ahead of Bernanke, euro edges lowerReutersBy Ryan Vlastelica. NEW YORK | Tue May 21, 2013 10:41am EDT. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock markets around the world were little changed on Tuesday as investors awaited an update on the future of the U.S. Federal Reserve's stimulus program.Fed's Evans Says Economy Has Been 'Improving Quite a Lot'BloombergKey economic
Accountingweb.comExclusive survey: Small business isn't feeling recoveryCNNMoneyIn an exclusive CNNMoney-Manta survey about the state of small business today, more than a third of owners polled said the U.S. economy is in better shape than last year. But most say their own customers aren't spending freely, and only 40% are ...CNNMoney Survey: Small Businesses Not Feeling the Economic Recov
America To Partner Ghana To Develop Ghana's Energy SectorGhanaThe United States of America (USA) intends to pursue a comprehensive transformation of the world's energy economy toward cleaner and more sustainable energy solutions, according to Tom Donilon, National Security Advisor to United States President, ...
Exclusive survey: Small business isn't feeling recoveryCNNIn an exclusive CNNMoney-Manta survey about the state of small business today, more than a third of owners polled said the U.S. economy is in better shape than last year. But most say their own customers aren't spending freely, and only 40% are ...and more »
Independent OnlineBoosting Ethiopia's economy, one shoe at a timeIndependent OnlineFor Bethlehem, it is not only about moving from aid to trade, it is about building a savvy business and manufacturing a product that resonates with customers from France to Taiwan, not because its made in Ethiopia, but because it is a good shoe ...and more »
Small business owners more upbeat about economyThe Union LeaderThe trade group's Index of Small Business Optimism increased 2.6 points to 92.1 last month after dropping in March.<br /><br />The change was driven by higher expectations that the economy will improve, projections of improved sales and more plans to ...
Voice of AmericaRefocusing attention on economy, Obama says Washington politics miss what ...Washington PostWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is calling attention to his economic proposals and efforts to expand the middle class. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says the U.S. should focus on attracting good jobs, educating workers and ...Obama Turns Focus on Middle-Class JobsVoic