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Simple tax is too taxing

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 3 MAY 2010
If I didn't know better, I would think that the Australian Treasury Secretary's name is Henry Review instead of Dr. Ken Henry. Look around you...pick up a paper...click on a mouse, and you're sure to find Dr. Ken Henry Tax Review splattered across the ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 9 APR 2010
... shares were also subject to profit-taking after most regional bourses had risen five per cent in March. US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner was due in Beijing on Thursday to hold talks expected to focus on the yuan, with hopes that Beijing may allow ...

Australia better than triple A

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 9 FEB 2010
"Absolutely not!" "That will never happen to this country." This was US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's when ABC News asked if he was concerned over a possible downgrade of America's credit rating. Worries about the US credit rating made the headlines ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 28 JAN 2010
... fast the economy is recovering. Traders were also paying close attention to a hearing on Capitol Hill where Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner answered questions about the government's rescue of insurance giant American International Group Inc last ...

Dummy spit

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 4 DEC 2009
... certainly the way it was when I played baseball, and the way it is all across America. Judging by the current Treasury Secretary, some may think Washington does reward failure, but that should not be the case. I will do everything I can to stop your ...

Top 30

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 1 DEC 2009
... to fry. The Financial Times reports that the Financial Stability Board (FSB) - the regulator advocated by US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner last June to pre-empt and prevent the spread of systemic risks around the world in the event of another financial ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  MONDAY, 30 NOV 2009
... 4,633. In economic news on Monday, the Whitlam Institute holds a symposium on "Governing the Economy", featuring Treasury secretary Ken Henry and former Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) governor Bernie Fraser. The RBA releases financial aggregates data ...

It's all about China

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 JUN 2009
... government bought and/or guaranteed from US banks and financial institutions and car companies. So off to China US Treasury Secretary Timmy Geithner went to assure the Chinese that their investment in America is safe. Somehow I picture Timmy kowtowing ...

Acronyms pull down USD

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 21 MAY 2009
... markets are 'starting to heal' but 'forceful and sustained' policy actions are still needed. These words from US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner perhaps best sum up the macro-environment for the second quarter economy through to the remainder of ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 19 MAY 2009
... Canadian Australian Chamber of Commerce breakfast. The RBA will release the minutes of its May board meeting. Treasury Secretary Ken Henry delivers his post budget speech to Australian Business Economists on "Contemporary Challenges in Fiscal Policy". ...