US Politics

US politics

Democrats win US Senate following victories in Georgia

Democrats won control of the US Senate for the first time in six years with victories in two runoff races in Georgia -- a stunning result in a state that hadn’t sent a new Democratic senator to Was

US politics

Democrats win one Georgia runoff and lead in second, moving closer to US Senate control

Democrats won one hotly contested US Senate race in Georgia on Wednesday and pulled ahead in a second, edging closer to control of the chamber and the power to advance Democratic President-elect Jo

US Economy

Congress running out of time to pass fiscal stimulus as holiday season approaches

Congress faces a rapidly approaching deadline to pass a new round of funding for the U.S.

US politics

Trump impeached on two counts by House, setting up senate trial

(Dec 19): The US House of Representatives impeached President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstructing Congress, the culmination of an effort by Democrats that further inflamed par

Global investor confidence for Sept rises, driven by Asia and North America

SINGAPORE (Sept 28): Institutional investors appear to be more confident as the State Street Global Investor Confidence Index (ICI) for September rose 5.8 points to 95.5, driven by increases in the