FortuneUS national debt and deficits: Expect a showdown
You can see this quite clearly if you look at Google Trends data, which shows how people increasingly searched for the terms “national debt” and “budget deficits” in the run up to the the 2008, 2010, and 2012 elections. Interest in the topic was much ...
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- The Top Reasons Behind The US National Debt
As indicated above, debt is the net accumulation of budget deficits. It is important to look at the top expenses, as they constitute the major factors of national debt. The top expenses in the U.S. are identified as follows (based on the Federal Budget ...
DesMoinesRegister.comNational debt is greatest threat to US's security
We need serious talk from our Iowa candidates for the U.S. Senate and House about what former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta called the greatest threat to our national security — namely our unsustainable long-term national debt. And we need all the ...
The Onion (satire)Chinese Citizens Gather In Beijing Square To Watch US National Debt Clock ...
The Onion (satire)
BEIJING—Celebrating the milestone with hugs, jubilant cheers, and singing, over 600,000 Chinese citizens assembled in Tiananmen Square today to watch the U.S. debt clock mounted above the Forbidden City reach the landmark sum of $18 trillion dollars.
ReutersIn 2014, countries are still paying off debt from World War One
It has been 100 years since the start of the First World War, which was fought for four years and claimed the lives of more than 6000 soldiers a day. Countries in Europe began marking the centenary earlier this year and the Tower of London, pictured ...
Britain to repay £2bn First World War debt
UK says will pay off part of World War One-era debt next year
U.K. Treasury Starts Paying Off World War I Debt 100 Years On
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Telegraph.co.ukEngland v Samoa: Why the world should repay debt to the Pacific Islands
The debt that rugby owes to the Pacific Islands is enormous. A fifth of players at the last World Cup were either born or descended from Samoa, Fiji and Tonga, whose combined population is little over a million – roughly the equivalent of Birmingham.
Xi Pledges Continued Help To Fiji
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CITY A.M.World debt approaches $100tn
Total debt levels of governments, businesses and households around the globe is about to hit $100 trillion (£62 trillion), according to worrying new figures published yesterday. To imagine the scale of the debt, analysts at M&G investments said that if ...
World debt hits $100 trillion – and could fuel next global crisis
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