CHINA LENDING RATES
China cuts benchmark lending rate to prop-up virus-hit economy
The five-year LPR was lowered by 5 basis points to 4.75 per cent from 4.80 per cent.
China cuts loan rate as it battles coronavirus impact
The outbreak is threatening to put a dent in the global economy, with China paralysed b...
China cuts medium-term rate to soften coronavirus hit to economy
The cut helped Chinese stock markets rally, which in turn lent support to ot...
As China fights the coronavirus, some say it has gone too far
While China must stop the outbreak, economists say, some of its methods are hurting livelihoods of people.
China stocks find footing on rate cut, policy support hopes
The Shanghai Composite index ended 1.8 per cent higher at 3,030.15.
Modi-Trump meet: How India can position itself as an alternative to China
In an evolving India-US ties, there's an increased chance of American firms upping their presence in India.
ICRA downgrades Indian pharma on China lockdown
Several companies that ET spoke to said that they have stocks that will last them till May end.
China lab says conspiracy theories hurting efforts to curb virus
The institute has been accused of "artificially synthesising" the coronavirus in one of its laboratories, it said. It also referred to other claims circulating online that the "patient zero" in the current outbreak was a graduate student from the institute, and that one of its researchers had also died after the virus "leaked".
Quarantined passengers disembark ship in Japan; new China coronavirus cases fall
Hundreds of people began disembarking a quarantined cruise ship off Japan on Wednesday as the death toll from the new coronavirus in mainland China passed 2,000 and the number of new cases in the country fell for a second straight day.
From coal to cars: The big data China is tracking to put virus-hit businesses back on track
The flu-like epidemic - which has killed over 2,200 people and infected more than 74,000 - has disrupted businesses across China, spilling over several key global supply chains. Analysts say it will knock more than 1 percentage point off China's economic growth in 2020 and cut electricity demand by 1.5%.
How govt can protect India Inc from catching the China virus
A govt-industry task force must be set up to to tackle the situation and avoid industry closures.
Coronavirus impact: Dollar, equities and gold rally; why 2020 could be a year of rate cuts
The demand for the Japanese yen often increases amid rising risks to economic growth.
Slowing virus, China stimulus hopes support stocks, yen nurses losses
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.1 per cent.
Indians use big cars to move a single person: Pawan Goenka
Mahindra and Mahindra MD Pawan Goenka also conceded that the automobile industry does add to pollution, and pitched for adopting all the means to reduce it.
Slowed by the coronavirus, China Inc. struggles to reopen
China’s efforts to contain the virus are clashing with its push to get the country back to work.
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