User: kailas Topic: Economics
Category: Inflation
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RBI steps in against COVID fallout 28.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
RBI steps in against COVID fallout
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U.S. consumer sentiment near 3-1/2-year low, spending tepid 27.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
U.S. consumer sentiment dropped to near a 3-1/2-year low in March as the coronavirus epidemic upended life for Americans, and consumer spending was sluggish in February, strengthening economists' expectations of a deep recession.
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2020 growth projection of 5% 'now at risk': RBI 27.3.2020 Rediff: Business
The RBI on Friday said the impact of coronavirus outbreak on the economy will depend on the intensity, spread and duration of the deadly virus even as the central bank refrained from projecting any numbers for growth and inflation amid the widespread uncertainty. While announcing the seventh bi-monthly monetary policy statement for 2019-20, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said that in view of the impact of coronavirus pandemic, the growth projections for 4.7 per cent for the fourth quarter of 2019-20 and 5 per cent for the full fiscal are "now at risk".
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Responding to coronavirus crisis, India slashes rates 27.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
The Reserve Bank of India slashed interest rates on Friday, following other central banks that have taken emergency measures to counter the economic fallout from the fast-spreading coronavirus pandemic.
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Expert View: RBI slashes repo rate by 75 bps 27.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) slashed interest rates on Friday, following other central banks, in an emergency move to counter the economic fallout from a fast-spreading coronavirus.
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RBI stays EMIs for 3 months, cuts interest rate, CRR 27.3.2020 Rediff: Business
Financial markets are under stress and require steps by the central bank for market stability and revival of economic growth, he said while announcing the decisions taken by the Monetary Policy Committee in Mumbai.
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Iran has limited scope for coronavirus economic stimulus 25.3.2020 Reuters: World News
Shut out of international capital markets and facing a further hit to its finances with the collapse in oil prices coming on top of U.S. sanctions, Iran is struggling to shield its economy from the coronavirus pandemic.
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Lower sovereign yields to stay as global economy in recession: Reuters poll 25.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
Major government bond yields will trade near their current lows in the coming year, foreshadowing a deep recession driven by the coronavirus pandemic, according to fixed-income analysts in a Reuters poll who said the bias was for them to drift ...
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Another GDP shocker for India, S and P pegs it at 5.2% 23.3.2020 Rediff: Business
For the current fiscal which ends on March 31, it put the real GDP estimate at 5 per cent. It estimated a 7 per cent growth in 2022-23 and 2023-24 fiscal years. The inflation rate was seen moderating to 4.4 per cent in the next fiscal from 4.7 per cent in the current.
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Coronavirus | Panic buying, lockdowns may drive world food inflation: FAO, analysts 21.3.2020 Hindu: Fitness
With over 270,000 infections and more than 11,000 deaths, the epidemic has stunned the world and drawn comparisons with periods such as World War Two and the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic.
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Panic buying, lockdowns may drive world food inflation - FAO, analysts 21.3.2020 Reuters: Top News
Lockdowns and panic food buying due to the coronavirus pandemic could ignite world food inflation even though there are ample supplies of staple grains and oilseeds in key exporting nations, a senior economist at FAO and agricultural analysts said.
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Cash-strapped Venezuela hikes public service fees amid coronavirus outbreak 19.3.2020 Reuters: World News
Venezuelan utilities have hiked fees and the government plans to raise taxes, as the economy deteriorates further due to the spread of coronavirus and the crash in global oil prices adds to the strain on public coffers.
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'Extraordinary times': Australia dives into QE as virus roils economy 19.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
Australia made a historic foray into quantitative easing on Thursday and cut interest rates for the second time in a month, joining a rush by global central banks to pump cash into the economy as the coronavirus pandemic crushed ...
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Australia central bank embarks on QE, cuts rates to record lows 19.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
Australia's central bank cut interest rates for a second time this month on Thursday after an out-of-schedule policy meeting and made a foray into quantitative easing for the first time to help blunt the economic fallout from the coronavirus ...
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RBI’s focus on liquidity is correct 16.3.2020 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Rate cut is an option for another day
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US Fed cuts interest rate to almost zero 16.3.2020 Rediff: Business
In a drastic measure to stem any major disruption to the US economy as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, the Federal Reserve has cut its benchmark interest rate to almost zero and said it would buy USD700 billion in bonds. The covid-19 pandemic has sickened more than 156,000 people worldwide and left more than 5,800 dead. The death toll in the US stands at 68, while infections neared 3,700.
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Activists urge CM to increase compensation for riot survivors 14.3.2020 Hindu: Fitness
Inflation, cost of living cited as reasons
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Activists urge Kejriwal to increase compensation for riot survivors 13.3.2020 Hindu: Health
The letter was written by activists Farah Naqvi, Ms. Bhardwaj, Annie Raja, Mr. Mander, Apoorvanand, Anirban Bhattacharya and Amrita Johri.
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IIP shows marginal rise, inflation eases 13.3.2020 Rediff: Business
Going forward, the February factory output may be impacted as several industries such as automobiles, technology, pharma and fashion have some exposure to imports of raw and intermediate materials from China.
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‘Backstage: The Story Behind India’s High Growth Years’ review: Strategist at work 12.3.2020 Hindu: Home
As one of the key players in the finance ministry, the PMO and the now defunct Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia captures the essence of policymaking between 1985 and 2014
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