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Mar 11, 2019
Fed not in 'any hurry' to change interest rates amid global risks, says chairman Jerome PowellRates are currently “appropriate,” Powell said in a wide-ranging interview with CBS’s 60 Minutes news show in which he called the current rate level “appropriate” and “roughly neutral,” meaning it is neither stimulating or curbing the economy.
Mar 05, 2019
US to end preferential trade agreement with India: Donald Trump's protectionist policy message to New Delhi to repair in-house growth enginesThe external sector woes may have just gone up by a notch with US President Donald Trump flashing his protectionist card yet again and threatening to end GSP for India
Feb 18, 2019
Instex is Europe's first challenge to a dollar-denominated world orderIs 2019 the year de-dollarisation goes from being a crackpot Russian idea to something with real structure that the wider world can buy into?
Feb 15, 2019
Economic growth may accelerate to 7.5% in 2019-20 from 7.2% in current fiscal, says CEA KV SubramanianThe Budget pegs fiscal deficit to be at 3.4 percent of the GDP for 2019-20.
Feb 13, 2019
Paul Krugman warns of global recession by year-end, says absence of effective response during slowdown main concernSpeaking at the World Government Summit in Dubai, Paul Krugman said it was unlikely that just "one big thing" would prompt an economic downturn.
Feb 11, 2019
IMF warns of global economic 'storm' as growth undershoots; says Sino-US trade tensions make global impactLast month, the IMF lowered its global economic growth forecast for this year from 3.7 percent to 3.5 percent.
Feb 06, 2019
Govt expects 7.5% GDP growth in FY20, up from 7.2% in FY19; 4% inflation, says economics secretary SC GargThe past five years have seen India being universally recognised as a bright spot of the global economy, said S C Garg
Jan 30, 2019
Oil prices rise on Venezuelan supply disruptions following US sanctions; Brent crude futures upWashington on Monday announced export sanctions against Venezuela’s state-owned oil firm PDVSA, limiting transactions between US companies that do business with Venezuela
Jan 25, 2019
Escalation in Sino-US trade war likely to trigger sharper global economic slowdown this year: PollOver half of nearly 270 economists who answered an additional question said a further escalation in the US-China trade war will likely trigger an even sharper global economic slowdown this year.
Jan 23, 2019
India outpaces China as world's fastest-growing economy, will continue to do so in 2019 and 2020, says UN reportAccording to UN's WESP report, "Growth (in India) continues to be underpinned by robust private consumption, a more expansionary fiscal stance and benefits from previous reforms."