Oct 17, 2016 at 10:31 | Source: Reuters
The world's second-largest economy faces nagging downward pressure due to slack global demand that has hurt its exports, as well as risks from painful reforms to cut industrial overcapacity and a growing pile of debt that some analysts fear could spark a financial crisis.
Aug 17, 2016 at 21:55 | Source: Reuters
Unrelenting demand for fixed income has pushed yields, in Europe at least, to a point where investors no longer distinguish one country's bonds from another's -- potentially storing up trouble for when focus returns to the economic drivers behind borrowing costs.
Aug 05, 2016 at 09:56 | Source: Reuters
Suzlon's purchase of German wind energy firm RePower, now renamed Senvion, for 1.4 billion euros (USD1.56 billion) in 2007 proved a costly mistake after the 2008 global financial crisis dented demand for wind turbines.
May 27, 2016 at 14:10 | Source: PTI
Tokyo is scheduled to raise the sales tax from eight to 10 percent in April 2017 to help pay down one of the biggest debt loads among rich nations.
May 25, 2016 at 21:42 | Source: Reuters
The late-night compromise spared the battered European Union the risk of another Greek crisis this year, less than 12 months after Athens was on the brink of ejection from the currency area by rejecting austerity measures and defaulting on an IMF loan.
May 24, 2016 at 07:26 | Source: PTI
In an analysis released today, the Washington-based lender says that debt relief is "critical" to show markets that Greece's creditors are committed to helping it navigate the crisis.
May 13, 2016 at 21:59 | Source: Reuters
The hosts' monetary and fiscal policy trajectory appears obvious: the Bank of Japan is coming under increasing pressure to counter a damaging rise in the value of the yen that could derail a fragile recovery for the world's third-largest economy.
May 12, 2016 at 07:52 | Source: PTI
Replying to a short duration discussion in the Lok Sabha on drought, drinking water crisis and inter-linking of rivers, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said the Modi-government has done a lot for the farmers in two years and this work cannot be compared with the previous government's work in 60 years.
May 04, 2016 at 17:32 | Source: PTI
Corporate India in aggregate is reporting positive free cash flow (FCF) for the second time in two decades and the reversal in the aggregate FCF augurs well for medium term corporate spending and therefore for growth.
Mar 14, 2016 at 09:38 | Source: CNBC
Marc Faber said central bank policies are essentially monetizing debt, particularly in Japan, where he claims the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is buying all the government bonds the treasury is issuing.