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ECB holds its deposit rate at record low - 0.5% while keeping option of another rate cut firmly on table
The European Central Bank kept its u...
IIP-CPI mix shows India entering 'stagflationary' phase: Analysts
Core inflation, which excludes items like food and fuel, has been on a down...
Moody’s keeps India GDP growth forecast at 5.6%
Growth could be hit as demand has cooled with slow employment growth impacting consumption, c...
ECB keeps rates steady in Lagarde’s first meeting
The ECB held its deposit rate at a record low minus 0.5% while keeping the option of another rate cut firmly on the table.
India assures renewable developers of pro-business policies
"Government is committed to managing curtailments to enhance the ease of doing business for developers in the renewable energy sector," New and Renewable Energy Secretary Anand Kumar said on the sidelines of the ongoing Madrid Climate Conference (CoP25) at Madrid in Spain late Monday.
ET Explains: What's making the pass-through of RBI's policy decisions sticky
The issue of lack of monetary transmission hasn't cropped up suddenly and is something that has been a matter of concern for the RBI in ensuring the pass-through of its policy decisions. The matter snowballed in the last few months after the RBI observed that the effects of its rate cuts are not being felt in terms of interest rates coming down.
Middlemen benefited due to bankruptcy of your policy: Priyanka to Sithraman on onion prices
While speaking in the Lok Sabha last week, Sitharaman had said, "I don't eat much of onion and garlic. I come from such a family which doesn't have much to do with onion." Priyanka Gandhi, taking to Twitter, said , "It is good to know that you do not eat onions and garlic yourself. But you are the finance minister of the country, not of yourself."
United Bank of India cuts MCLR by five basis points
State Bank of India was first to announce 10 bps cut in MCLR last week after Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das exuded confidence that previous policy rate cuts would translate into banks lowering lending rates even as the central bank kept repo rate unchanged in the last monetary policy.
Need to re-look at public policies for service access to MSMEs, solo entrepreneurs: Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar
"We need to see how to create the culture of bringing angel investors for these small enterprises, how to bring technology...we have to see what could be public policy steps to ensure that the small, medium and solo enterprises have access to the highest and most-developed forms of services that they need. We need to focus on our policy," Kumar said.
Gold stalls ahead of Fed policy statement, tariffs deadline
Spot gold was steady at $1,463.59 per ounce by 0345 GMT.
Brexit, US-China trade war resolution to help end 2019 on a good note: Radhika Rao, DBS
The next year is probably going to be more about convergence.
Reserve Bank of India February rate cut on a knife's edge: Poll
But the central bank acknowledged there was room for further cuts.
Street may be starting to factor in rate hike possibility in 2020
The latest set of statistics seems to be changing the market perception on future rate action.
National Policy on Statistics set to be unveiled soon
The credibility of India’s official stats is under strain following alleged shelving of unfavourable data.
Inflation targeting: Surge in prices of onion & sugar has brought back bad memories
A surge in prices of onion and sugar has brought back the bad memories of farm economy roiling the rest.
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