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16 January, 2019 8:00 AM RBI may take dovish stance in February policy with softer inflation

With softer retail and wholesale price-based inflation, Reserve Bank of India is likely to change its policy stance from 'neutral' from 'calibrated tightening' in the February policy, says a report. The inflation based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) eased to an 18-month low of 2.19 percent in December compared to 2.33 percent in November and 5.21 percent 149

15 January, 2019 11:17 AM Sensex soars over 460 points, Nifty regains 10,800

Drop in inflation raised hopes of monetary easing. New Delhi: Markets posted strong gains with both the Sensex and Nifty closing above 1.30 percent as lower inflation figures gave way to expectations of an ease in the monetary policy by the Reserve Bank of India in its February policy review. The BSE Sensex jumped 464.77 points or 1.30 percent to 36,318.33 while 73

15 January, 2019 4:20 AM Rupee weakens to 71/$ for first time since Dec

Today, USD-INR pair is expected to quote in the range of 70.40 and 71.20, says Motilal Oswal. The Indian rupee erased all its morning gains and weakened to 71/$ for first time since December 2018. Rupee came under pressure against the US dollar ahead of the important inflation number that was released later in the evening. Data showed inflation in December 62

14 January, 2019 12:33 PM WPI inflation falls to 8-month low of 3.80% in December

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices fell to an eight-month low 3.80 percent in December, from 4.64 percent in November as prices of food articles and fuel softened. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation 3.58 percent during the corresponding month of the previous year, official data showed on Monday. According to the government data, food articles 78

14 January, 2019 6:37 AM Wholesale inflation at 3.8% in December vs 4.64% in November

Wholesale prices index in India eases to 8-month low at 3.8 percent in December 2018, compared with 4.64 percent in the preceding month due to lower food and vegetables prices, data released by the Commerce and Industry Ministry showed. Inflation for October was revised to 5.54 percent from 5.28 percent. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) is a marker for price 60

14 January, 2019 4:28 AM China's global trade surplus fell in 2018: Customs

China's global trade volume rose last year but its surplus fell again as its imports outpaced its exports, official data released Monday showed amid a bruising trade war with the United States. Total trade reached $ 4.62 trillion, a 12.6 percent rise from 2017, according to customs data. But the trade surplus for the world's second largest economy fell 16.2 percent 69

27 December, 2018 4:52 AM US Commerce Department won't publish economic data during shutdown: Report

The US Department of Commerce's Bureau of Economic Analysis and Census Bureau will not publish economic data during the government shutdown, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing an agency spokeswoman. The commerce department releases key figures on gross domestic product, inflation, personal income and spending, trade and new-home sales 59

24 December, 2018 7:57 AM GST Roadmap To Be To Work Towards A Single Rate Between 12%, 18%: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the country should look towards having slabs of zero, five per cent and a standard rate for luxury and sin goods. The government is working towards a single national sales tax rate which could be a mid-point between 12 and 18 per cent, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday, in an effort to simplify the tax structure 74

14 December, 2018 8:00 PM Facebook Says Bug May Have Exposed Photos on Nearly 7 Million Users

Facebook said Friday that a software bug affecting nearly 7 million users may have exposed a broader set of photos to app developers than what those users intended. Although this doesn't mean the photos were actually seen by anyone, the revelation of the bug offers another reminder of just how much data Facebook has on its 2.27 billion users and how often 69

13 December, 2018 4:08 AM Rupee, Bonds Surge After Easing Inflation Fuels Rate Cut Hopes

Bonds, rupee rose on Thursday after inflation eased sharply in November, bolstering expectations of a rate cut sooner than expected. MUMBAI: Bonds rose on Thursday after inflation eased sharply in November, bolstering expectations of a rate cut sooner than expected, while the rupee also strengthened as global trade tensions eased. The 10-year benchmark 55