China stocks up 5th week on stimulus, trade optimism
The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.2 per cent to 4,144.96.
Wall Street starts 2020 at record levels on China stimulus, trade hopes
China's central bank said on Wednesday it would cut the amount of cas...
Budget 2020 may see spending stimulus instead of income tax relief
Amid the slowdown, the government may opt for a spending stimulus in the B...
Govt might breach fiscal deficit target in FY20; need for fiscal stimulus rises: Report
"We expect that the drop in the revenue mobilisation of the government and likelihood of additional expenditure by the government might breach the fiscal deficit target in FY20," Dun & Bradstreet India Chief Economist Arun Singh said. The government has set a 3.3 per cent fiscal deficit target for the current fiscal.
We are not done with stimulus: Nirmala Sitharaman on reviving economy
A personal income tax rate cut for Sitharaman would be difficult at this juncture.
GST compensation to 9 states put at Rs 70,000 Cr
Revenue collections from GST may fall short & compensation requirement of major states could jump.
Govt should provide strong stimulus package for economy: Kumar Mangalam Birla
"One of the things that it (govt) can also do is to give stronger fiscal stimulus,"Kumar Mangalam Birla said.
View: Strong fiscal stimulus must accompany monetary easing to revive growth
Monetary policy is far more effective in dealing with rising inflation than with a growth slowdown.
ECB officials signal pause on more stimulus
Overcoming those differences has become the first order of business for new ECB President Christine Lagarde.
What to do when what’s cheap is not safe, and what’s safe is not cheap
The credit and deposit growth in the banking system is down to single digits.
India needs sector-focused demand stimulus, not income-tax cut: Suvodeep Rakshit
Credit channels through the banking sector or NBFCs have to clear up.
Window for stalled housing projects to open in two months: Economic Affairs Secretary
"We hope to welcome the new year with the first disbursal of the Special window for stalled housing projects which will be operational in 2 months," Economic Affairs Secretary Atanu Chakraborty said on Friday.
HSBC sees no space for fiscal stimulus
The brokerage expects India’s GDP to grow at 5.7 per cent in FY20.
Fitch sees stimulus to lead to rise in deficit
The government will miss its budget gap goal by about 0.4 percentage points, Fitch said.
Bond traders on edge over possible higher stimulus
Bond yields have risen in five of the past seven weeks as traders continue to fear that the government may still resort to big giveaways.
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