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Jan 30, 2014
Full Text: US Fed policy rate to remain lowThe US Federal Reserve bank continued to stay on course with its planned stimulus tapering program, after the FOMC agreed to cut spending by a further $10 billion to come down to $65 billion per month.
Oct 08, 2013
RBI signals comfort on currency front, but expect more repo rate hikesWhile the central bank's move of cutting MSF by 50 bps shows it is comfortable on the rupee front, Raghuram Rajan is expected to keep inflation firmly on the radar and hike the repo rate again.<br /><br />
Oct 08, 2013
Bonds rally as RBI cuts short-term rateThe government bonds rallied on Tuesday after the RBI cut a key short-term interest rate, betting that conditions are stable enough to unwind more of the extraordinary measures it took to defend the rupee after it hit a record low just over a month ago.
Jun 22, 2013
Emerging economies which did not reform in danger of ratings downgradeA decade of improvement in emerging market credit ratings is coming to an end as the US signals its ultra-lose monetary policy may be discontinued in 2014 and as China's economy is cooling fast.
Jan 16, 2013
Despite progress India's financial sector vulnerable: IMFDespite remarkable progress toward developing a stable financial system, India's financial sector still confronts longstanding impediments to its ability to support growth as well as new challenges to stability, according to a new IMF report.
Dec 26, 2012
India to raise wheat exports in 2013, pay local farmers moreIndia has allowed 2.5 million tonnes of wheat exports for 2013 to cut bulging stocks, the finance minister said on Wednesday, compared with 2 million tonnes in 2012.<br /><br />
Nov 25, 2012
Economy's not a football that parties can kick around: ChidambaramThe Finance Minister also expressed the hope that once "one or two" issues were resolved it would become possible for the government to push through key economic reforms bills.
Apr 20, 2012
Why the rupee is such a drama queenThe currency is being weighed down by a host of worries, none of which are likely to go away in a hurry. So, expect the rupee to tumble further in coming months - and make a scene about it.
Apr 12, 2012
As China dumps export growth model, small players must adapt or dieAs Beijing makes good on long-standing promises to redirect its economy toward domestic growth instead of exports, Companies that cannot adapt will fail.
Feb 07, 2012
India's 6.9% GDP at a three year low vs 8.4% last fiscalIndia's gross domestic product is estimated to grow an annual 6.9 percent in the 2011/12 fiscal year, a government statement said on Tuesday, citing provisional estimates.