All stories by Lucia Mutikani
US payrolls surge in December in boost to economic outlookRediff.com8 Jan 2016
The dollar moved higher, while prices for US government debt fell, as traders ramped up bets the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in March
US Q2 GDP growth revised sharply higher to 3.7%Rediff.com27 Aug 2015
The U.S. economy grew faster than initially thought in the second quarter.
US jobless claims lowest since 1973Rediff.com23 Jul 2015
This brings the Fed a step closer to raising interest rates this year
US jobless claims fall more than expectedRediff.com18 Jun 2015
It was the 15th straight week that claims held below 300,000
Sturdy US jobs report boosts chances of Fed rate hikeRediff.com5 Jun 2015
March and April payrolls were revised to show 32,000 more jobs.
US economy nearly stalls in Q1 as energy prices biteRediff.com29 Apr 2015
U.S. economic growth braked more sharply than expected in the first quarter.
US trade deficit widens in DecemberRediff.com5 Feb 2015
US trade deficit rose to its highest level since 2012.
US economy slows in Q4, but consumer spending shinesRediff.com30 Jan 2015
US economic growth slowed sharply in the fourth quarter.
US trade deficit narrows slightly; exports riseRediff.com5 Dec 2014
The US trade deficit narrowed less than expected in October as lower crude oil prices failed to offset a jump in imports, while an increase in exports suggested the economy was weathering faltering global demand.