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  1. Illustration photo of a U.S. five dollar note

    US December deficit hits US$144 billion, record for the month

    The US government posted a December budget deficit of US$144 billion: a record for the month: due to far higher outlays with coronavirus relief ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies during a hearing in Washington

    Cash-strapped Americans ask Mnuchin where their “stimmy” checks are

    Mixed messages from banks and the U.S. Treasury Department have caused confusion and frustration for millions of struggling Americans waiting for ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Logos of China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) are displayed at a news confer

    Trump administration bolsters order barring US investment in Chinese firms

    The Trump administration on Monday strengthened an executive order barring U.S. investors from buying securities of alleged Chinese ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Department of the Treasury is seen in Washington, D.C.

    Treasury checks to individuals could start this week, senior official says

    The U.S. Treasury Department is anticipating sending the first wave of US$600 stimulus checks to U.S. individuals and households as early as this ...
  5. Exterior view of SolarWinds headquarters in Austin

    US Treasury confirms SolarWinds hack as more officials blame Russia

    The US secretary of the Treasury on Monday publicly confirmed that his department had been breached - more than a week after Reuters first ...
  6. U.S. President-elect Joe Biden campaigns on behalf of Democratic U.S. Senate candidates Ossoff and

    Analysis-After COVID shock, US Treasury market set for new scrutiny

    The functioning of the US$20 trillion U.S. Treasury market is set to come under intense scrutiny by President-elect Joe Biden's regulators, after ...
  7. Oversight of Treasury Department's and Federal Reserve's Pandemic Response hearing in Was

    Treasury chief backs US$20 billion for US airlines payroll

    US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday he backs another US$20 billion in additional government payroll support for U.S. airlines.
  8. Senate's Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing

    Mnuchin says Main Street US companies need grants, not loans

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday defended his decision to end several of the Federal Reserve's key pandemic lending programs on Dec.
  9. FILE PHOTO: Senate's Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing

    Mnuchin pulls plug on some of Fed's pandemic lending programs

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday asked the Federal Reserve to return more than US$400 billion in unused funds from the massive March ...