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McConnell says Senate Republicans might revisit Obamacare repeal

McConnell says Senate Republicans might revisit Obamacare repeal

Published 18/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans could try again to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in U.S. elections next month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell [more…]

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

Published 17/09/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should clarify the pace at which it intends to raise interest rates when the time for further policy [more…]

Senior security official says Iran will respond to any hostile…

Senior security official says Iran will respond to any hostile…

Published 10/09/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - A senior Iranian security official said Tehran will respond to any hostile action against the country and that the era of “hit [more…]

China eyes more vigorous fiscal policy short of strong stimulus

China eyes more vigorous fiscal policy short of strong stimulus

Published 23/07/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will adopt a more vigorous fiscal policy to help tackle external uncertainties without resorting to strong policy stimulus, state radio said [more…]

ECB defends stimulus scheme from German court challenge

ECB defends stimulus scheme from German court challenge

Published 10/07/2018

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - The European Central Bank defended its 2.6 trillion-euro bond-buying program before the European Union’s top court on Tuesday from accusations it was [more…]

ECB’s Draghi dismisses Italian threat to ‘irreversible’ euro

ECB’s Draghi dismisses Italian threat to ‘irreversible’ euro

Published 14/06/2018

RIGA (Reuters) - The European Central Bank’s President Mario Draghi on Thursday played down political upheavals in Italy and dismissed suggestions that the euro zone’s [more…]

China to strive to reach targets this year: politburo

China to strive to reach targets this year: politburo

Published 23/04/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will strive hard to achieve this year’s economic targets, the politburo, a top decision-making body of the ruling Communist Party said [more…]

ECB should be cautious not to derail inflation rebound: Constancio

ECB should be cautious not to derail inflation rebound: Constancio

Published 09/04/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should be “cautious” and avoid tightening its ultra-loose monetary policy too fast to avoid derailing a rebound in [more…]

No need for ECB to adapt policy after recent weak data: Coeure

No need for ECB to adapt policy after recent weak data: Coeure

Published 09/04/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - The European Central Bank does not need to adapt its monetary policy after recent weakness in some euro zone economic indicators, ECB [more…]

Euro zone inflation disconnected from growth: ECB’s Praet

Euro zone inflation disconnected from growth: ECB’s Praet

Published 09/04/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Euro zone inflation appears to have disconnected from growth and remains subdued even as the currency bloc’s economy expands rapidly, European Central [more…]