Some articles on billion surplus, surplus, billion:
... of the provincial deficit, and the government ran a record $8.9 billion surplus during Stelmach's first year in office ... into 2007–2008, when the government's surplus was $4.6 billion ... By November, prices had fallen to $55 per barrel, and Evans estimated a $2 billion surplus ...
Famous quotes containing the words surplus and/or billion:
“Just as the French of the nineteenth century invested their surplus capital in a railway-system in the belief that they would make money by it in this life, in the thirteenth they trusted their money to the Queen of Heaven because of their belief in her power to repay it with interest in the life to come.”
—Henry Brooks Adams (18381918)
“Even one billion Chinese do not a superpower make.”
—John Lukacs (b. 1924)