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Sep 12, 2017
Hurricane Irma could make a $300 billion dent in US economy, say analystsAs the Texas residents were still reeling from the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, two weeks later on Sunday, Irma made landfall on America’s southeastern state of Florida causing widespread damage to property, businesses, and crops taking the lives of atleast four people.
Aug 15, 2017
Retail inflation picks up for first time in July at 2.36%, RBI rate cut chances dimInflation was 1.46 percent in June - the slowest pace since the government started releasing retail inflation data in January 2012 based on combined data for rural and urban consumers.
Aug 02, 2017
RBI policy today: Rate panel seen cutting rates by 25 bps to 6% as inflation at record lowRetaining a cautious stance could cause tension with a government keen to lift the economic growth from January-March's 6.1 percent - fast by global standards but the lowest in over two years.
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Apr 17, 2017
March WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the key“We believe that there is an upside risk to the inflation with the increasing global commodity prices and expectation of possible below-normal monsoons. A clearer picture will emerge in July-August,” rating agency Care said.
Apr 17, 2017
March wholesale price inflation cools to 5.70% even as food prices heat upAccording to official data, food prices saw a sharp rise of 3.12 percent in March compared to 2.69 percent in the previous month
Apr 06, 2017
Reserve Bank unlikely to cut repo rate today, says Reuters pollTo justify a rate cut this year, the RBI would likely need more comfort on consumer prices, either through a slump in food costs or an easing of core inflation, which has stayed at around 5 percent for several months.
Mar 15, 2017
Retail inflation soars to 3.65% on food prices: Why chances of RBI rate cut are dimCPI inflation is much lower than the last year's level of 5.3 percent.
Nov 15, 2016
Food prices help ease October retail inflation to 4.20%Consumer Food Price Index was down at 3.32 percent compared with 3.88 percent in September
Oct 04, 2016
RBI's Urjit Patel announces cut in repo rate by 0.25% to 6.25%, surprises marketSince January 2015, the RBI has cut the repo rate by a cumulative 150 bps