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US consumer spending falls in December

US consumer spending fell in December in the midst of the key year-end holiday shopping season, while their incomes continued to grow, Commerce Department data released Monday showed.

Ramp up role in Bitcoin, US consumer agency told

The US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau should play a bigger role in shielding people against risks from virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, a government watchdog said on Friday.

US consumer confidence rises in June

The consumer confidence index rose to 85.2, up from 82.2 the previous month.

P&G sells most pet-care assets to Mars for $2.9 bn

Procter & Gamble will sell most of its pet care business to Mars for USD 2.9 billion as the US consumer-products giant streamlines its businesses, the companies announced Wednesday.

US consumer prices fall slightly in October

The fall in gasoline prices was the main reason for October`s decline, the Commerce Department reported.

US consumer prices up 0.2% in September

US consumer prices rose 0.2 percent in September mainly driven by energy costs, as inflationary pressures in the economy remained suppressed, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

US consumer prices dip 0.4% in April

The US consumer price index dropped 0.4 percent in April, bring the 12-month inflation rate down to 1.1 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said Thursday.

US consumer confidence improves

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index reached 68.1 in April, higher than the revised figure of 61.9 in March, reported Xinhua.