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Yellen warns of debt ceiling "catastrophe" for U.S. and beyond

axios.com Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told Axios she is “nervous” about the U.S. defaulting on its debt and cautioned that Americans likely will face a scary and spiraling…

China's first African debt rodeo is playing out in a land-locked country bigger than Texas

axios.com Lusaka, Zambia — The first test for African debt restructuring in a post-COVID world is playing out in Zambia, a land-locked country bigger than Texas, rich in copper and…

Treasury takes another 'extraordinary' step on debt limit

apnews.com U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen speaks during a meeting with Zambia's President Hakainde Hichilema at the State House in Lusaka, Zambia, Jan. 23, 2023. (AP Photo/Salim…

Casting Stones From a Glass House: Yellen’s Comments on Zambia’s Debt Restructuring Draw Criticism From Chinese Embassy

bitcoin.com The Chinese embassy in Zambia denounced the United States over its debt limit and the “extraordinary measures” Treasury secretary Janet Yellen has implemented to stave off a…

Yellen visits Zambian farm to showcase Africa's ag potential

apnews.com U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen traveled from a small farm on a rural red clay road to a ramen noodle manufacturing plant in Zambia's bustling capitol of Lusaka on…

China offers Sri Lanka debt moratorium, IMF help still in doubt

reuters.com [1/2] Drivers push auto rickshaws in a line to buy petrol from a fuel station amid Sri Lanka's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, July 29, 2022. REUTERS/Kim…

China Criticizes US for Debt Ceiling, Makes Accusations of Sabotage

watcher.guru China has criticized the United States over its debt limit. The criticism comes after Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen spoke against China’s handling of debt issues in…

Yellen urges Zambia debt restructure after talks with China

reuters.com [1/6] U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen signs a guest book at the State House during her visit, in Lusaka, Zambia, January 23, 2023. REUTERS/Namukolo Siyumbwa LUSAKA, Jan…

China Slams US on Debt Limit and Accuses Washington of Sabotage

yahoo.com China invoked the US’s brinkmanship over its own debt limit as it hit back at Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen’s criticism of Beijing’s handling of debt issues in developing…

During trip, Yellen pushes for China to address Zambia's heavy debt burden

pbs.org U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, on the second leg of an African tour aimed at promoting American investment and ties, said on Monday it’s crucial to immediately…

Zambians pursue lead poisoning mining lawsuit against Anglo American

semafor.com JOHANNESBURG — A court case alleging a global mining giant was responsible for the lead poisoning of more than 100,000 Zambians could become one of Africa’s biggest class…

Yellen dismisses minting $1 trillion coin to avoid federal default

marketwatch.com LUSAKA, Zambia — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said the Federal Reserve likely wouldn’t accept a $1 trillion platinum coin if the Biden administration tried to mint one to…

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