Latest News on Headline Inflation
Showing of 0 - 10 from 9 results
Headline Inflation - Total results - 9
May 22, 2020
RBI cuts repo rate by 40 bps: It is unexpected like rain in summer; regulatory, monetary measures to boost economy, say expertsThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday slashed the benchmark lending rate by 40 basis points to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 crisis.
Feb 13, 2020
Retail inflation accelerates to 7.59% in January; economists, bankers say RBI to be in hold mode in AprilThe sharp spike in food inflation has led January CPI to breach a six-year high of 7.59 percent compared to 7.35 percent seen in December
Oct 15, 2019
Retail inflation rises sharply to 3.99% in September, but analysts predict a sixth consecutive interest rate cut in DecemberIndia’s retail inflation rose close to the central bank’s medium-term target of 4 percent in September for the first time in 14 months
Sep 10, 2019
India August inflation likely rose driven by higher food prices, but rate cuts still on the cards: PollThe expected rise in inflation comes despite the price of oil, India’s biggest import, falling by more than 7%.
Jun 06, 2019
RBI monetary policy: Sharp slowdown in investment activity, moderation in consumption growth matter of concern, says MPCAll six of the MPC members voted for 25 basis points cut, and for the policy stance to be changed to “accommodative” from “neutral”
Feb 13, 2019
Retail inflation, IIP growth bring good news for govt, but there may not be immediate rate cutsThe lower inflation rate is even below what the RBI had projected and even today it looks like that the rate will not cross 3 percent this year.
Nov 13, 2018
October inflation print questions credibility of RBI forecasting, 'serious rethink' needed, says reportThe latest inflation print indicates the "uncertainty" about the inflation forecasting done by the six-member Monetary Policy Committee, which sets the interest rates.
Apr 05, 2018
RBI maintains repo rate at 6%: Here are the key highlights of the first monetary policy for FY19The repo rate, at which the central bank lends short-term money to other banks, will continue to stay at 6 percent.
Aug 25, 2011
Onions pile up more misery, food inflation spikes to 9.80%Pulses were an aberration. It became cheaper by 5.56 percent and the price of wheat was down by 2.80 percent year-on-year. But other sticking points remain.