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BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 13, 2021
India retail inflation, or the Consumer Price Index (CPI), fell to 4.29 per cent in April 2021 from 5.52 per cent in March, according to official data released by the government; The head of the main Indian health agency ICMR responding to the coronavirus has said districts reporting a high number of infections should remain locked down for another six to eight weeks to control the spread of the rampaging disease. Watch this and more news on News Blast.


Anand Adhikari
New Delhi, April 27, 2021
The Reserve Bank of India is trying its best to keep the borrowings cost low for the government by keeping the long-term government securities (G-Sec) yields at a low level.  This support from the central bank is coming by way of surplus liquidity despite the signs of higher inflationary pressure. The CPI inflation projection for 2021-22 is at 5 percent as against the upper tolerance limit of 6 percent set by the government.  RBI  is defending its decision by reasoning that the G- Sec yield curve management is for the public good. It says the yield management not only brings down the government borrowing cost but also reduces the interest cost for corporate in the bond market. But it is easier said than done. There is a cost associated with keeping the interest low for an extended period and also managing G-Sec yields when the inflation expectations are high. Anand Adhikari, Executive Editor, Business Today, looks at the likely dangers and consequences of adopting such a policy of low-interest rates and yield management. Read More | New inflation trouble for RBI! Currency depreciation against US dollar big worryAlso Watch | E-mandate options on your debit and credit cards after September


Aprajita Sharma
April 15, 2021
While insurance companies have not hiked the premiums on health plans as yet, there are high chances that it may happen soon. Industry players see a hike in 10-15 per cent range in health insurance premiums by next quarter.


BusinessToday.In
April 15, 2021
This decision comes a day after the Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) had postponed exams for Class 12 and cancelled exams for Class 10. These announcements have been made amid surging COVID-19 cases in the country


Aprajita Sharma
April 15, 2021
Even as the NPS is a market-linked product, earlier the subscribers could not get the NAV of the same day on which they invested the money. With D-Remit, the option to get the same-day NAV is now available under NPS


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, April 15, 2021
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday urged the central government to treat journalists as frontline workers and vaccinate them against COVID-19; Russia has announced that the country is already enabling free technology transfer and financial support for capital expenditure to its Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing partners in other countries, including India; As many as 93% companies in India are looking to hire internally for vacancies, according to a study by professional networking and job search firm LinkedIn, with an almost equal number merging roles to reduce talent acquisition costs. Watch this and more news on News Blast.Also Read: WPI inflation rises to 8-year high of 7.39% in March


BusinessToday.In
April 15, 2021
On a month-on-month basis, WPI inflation saw 1.57 per cent rise as compared to 4.17 per cent in February, the commerce ministry data shows. For January, the WPI inflation rate stood at 2.51 per cent


Avneet Kaur
April 14, 2021
\"Dogecoin is a community driven cryptocurrency at the moment and the value is being determined by power and influence on social media by influencers,\" says Monark Modi, Founder and CEO, Bitex


BusinessToday.In
April 12, 2021
Inflation in food basket, or Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI), rose to 4.94 per cent in March from 3.87 per cent in February, government data showed


Reuters
April 9, 2021
The April 5-8 poll of more than 50 economists showed retail inflation rose to 5.40 per cent in March from a year earlier as opposed to 5.03 per cent in February. Forecasts ranged from 4.60% to 6.11 per cent


Niti Kiran
April 7, 2021
RBI has stated that accommodative stance will prevail as long as necessary to sustain growth on a durable basis and continue to mitigate COVID-19 disruptions, while keeping inflation under check


BusinessToday.In
April 7, 2021
RBI will continue to deploy regular operations under the LAF, longer-term repo or reverse repo auctions, forex operations and open market operations, says Shaktikanta Das


BusinessToday.In
April 7, 2021
The RBI today announced that it is proposing to enable non-bank payment systems like PPIs, card networks, wide-level ATM operators, among others to take direct membership in the Centralised Payment Systems


BusinessToday.In
April 7, 2021
RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das says MPC kept its estimate for economic growth unchanged at 10.5 per cent for FY22. MPC also saw inflation edging up to 5.2 per cent in first half of new fiscal from 5% in January-March period and moderate to 4.4 per cent in Q3


BusinessToday.In
April 7, 2021
The change in the 2021 forecast for India is minuscule compared to earlier projections, IMF chief economist Gita Gopinath said


BusinessToday.In
April 7, 2021
RBI MPC meet announcements: GDP growth forecast for FY2021-22 has been retained at 10.5 per cent, consisting of 26.2 per cent in Q1, 8.3 per cent in Q2, 5.4 per cent in Q3 and 6.2 per cent in Q4


BusinessToday.In
April 7, 2021
Reserve Bank of India's Monetary Policy Committee decides to retain its 'accommodative' policy stance; projection of real GDP growth for 2021-22 is retained at 10.5%


BusinessToday.In
April 7, 2021
Experts say spurt in Covid-19 cases is a worry. After seeing expansion in third quarter post entering recession in previous two quarters, country is expected to grow at 1 per cent in fourth quarter ending March. But growth may slip further sequentially


Avneet Kaur
April 6, 2021
Overnight funds and liquid funds, which delivered average returns of 6.97 per cent and 6.46 per cent in 2018 and 2019 respectively, offered meager returns of around 3.8 per cent in 2020


BusinessToday.In
April 6, 2021
Bajaj has been appointed as revenue secretary after superannuation of Ajay Bhushan Pandey. Ajay Seth will now take over as new secretary for DEA


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