Better supply management and check on hoarding should be able to prevent food price spikes The Reserve Bank of India is likely to cut benchmark rate by 25 basis points in its policy meet on August 4 provided rains are normal, a Bank of America Merrill Lynch report says. "We now expect RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan to cut policy rate 25 bps on August 4 if rains remain normal," Indranil Sengupta, chief economist India at BofA-ML, said in a research note. According to the global financial services ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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DHAKA, July 27 (Reuters) - Bangladesh's central bank said onMonday it would provide 164 billion taka ($2.1 billion) incredits to private banks in the 2015-2016 fiscal year to fosterincreased food production and help maintain economic growth. <Sify, 4 days ago Bangladesh announces $2.1 billion in credit to boost food output Economic Times, 4 days ago
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Download the PDF version of this weekly commentary in English or عربي Qatar's consumer price index (CPI) inflation has been easing in recent months. The latest reading registered 1.4% in June 2015, down from the 3.8% peak reached in August ...4 Traders, 5 days ago BofA-ML links 25 bps RBI rate cut on August 4 to normal rains Asian Age, 1 month ago Forget heavy rains, food prices are still on the rise putting RBI Rajan on back foot First Post.com, 1 month ago Rising food prices puts RBI governor Raghuram Rajan on back foot First Post.com, 1 month ago
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Unseasonal rains sabotaging crops and impacting food prices had led to the central bank’s woes which resulted in it maintaining its status quo, post lowering the rate twice this year, the report said. Finance Minister Arun Jaitely’s expectations hinged on ...India Infoline, 2 months ago RBI may lower rates on Aug 4, says Moody's Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago RBI may lower rates in August 4 policy review: Moody's The Financial Chronicle, 2 weeks ago RBI may lower rates in Aug 4 policy review: Moody's Economic Times, 2 weeks ago
Analysts said this high reading could dampen the possibility of a rate cut by the Reserve Bank in AugustMoney Control, 2 weeks ago Retail inflation at 8-month high, dampens rate cut hopes Reuters, 2 weeks ago Retail inflation at eight-month high, dampens rate cut hopes Asian Age, 2 weeks ago UPDATE 1-India's retail inflation at 8-month high, dampens rate cut hopes Sify, 2 weeks ago
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NEW DELHI: The central bank is not likely to go for further easing this year as weak rains may have a tangible impact on food inflation and could directly impact rural household consumption, an HSBC report has said. The global financial services major has ...Economic Times, 1 month ago More rate cuts unlikely this year, reforms the key: HSBC Business Standard, 1 month ago
Around 1.5 tonnes of food and utilities were acquired in the latest ‘food bank’ initiative by Communicare Trust, an NGO based in Goa, which will be distributed to orphanages across the state, said Nalini Elvino de Sousa, manager, Communicare Trust. The ...Times of India, 4 weeks ago
Domestic pharmaceutical companies are pinning their hopes on faster clearances from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) amid challenges such as compliance issues and customer consolidation. Experts, however, maintain that it's too early to conclude ...The Telegraph, 1 month ago
Food and civil supplies minister Saryu Roy today said that the state government was considering transferring food grain subsidies to bank accounts of beneficiaries under direct benefit transfer scheme, instead of supplying food grains through PDS outlets at ...The Telegraph, 1 month ago
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