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...
China stocks end higher on stimulus measures
Real estate index rallied 2.9 per cent and was the top gainer among all sectors.
Budget 2020 may see spending stimulus instead of income tax relief
Amid the slowdown, the government may opt for a spending stimulus in the Budget, with more funds allocated to infrastructure development and direct benefit transfer, instead of one through income tax concessions that will benefit a smaller section.
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.
China stocks close higher on stimulus hopes for smaller firms
Chinese government bond futures edged up in early trade on Tuesday.
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.
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.
ECB officials signal pause on more stimulus
Overcoming those differences has become the first order of business for new ECB President Christine Lagarde.
China posts weakest growth in 29 years as trade war bites
China's economic growth cooled to its weakest in nearly 30 years in 2019 amid a bruising trade war with the US, and more stimulus is expected this year as Beijing tries to boost sluggish investment and demand.
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.
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