Tag: US government


US Posts First Monthly Budget Surplus in More Than 2 Years

February 11, 2022

Via: Equities News

The Treasury Department announced Thursday that the US posted a $119 billion budget surplus in January. It’s the first such surplus that the US government has enjoyed in more than two years, on the back of higher tax receipts and […]


US government $10bn Pentagon cloud contract put on hold

February 14, 2020

Via: TechRadar

Microsoft’s $10 billion contract to modernise the cloud computing systems at the Pentagon has been put on hold after a federal judge ruled in favour of an appeal from competitor Amazon. Amazon asked the court to pause the Joint Enterprise […]