POLICY

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…]

ECB gives up on bigger bond buys en route to stimulus exit

ECB gives up on bigger bond buys en route to stimulus exit

Published 08/03/2018

European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi holds a news conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, March 7, 2018. REUTERS/Ralph OrlowskiFRANKFURT (Reuters) - [more…]

Protracted Italian political deadlock might impact euro economy,…

Protracted Italian political deadlock might impact euro economy,…

Published 08/03/2018

European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi holds a news conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, March 7, 2018. REUTERS/Ralph OrlowskiFRANKFURT (Reuters) - [more…]

Draghi comments at ECB press conference

Draghi comments at ECB press conference

Published 08/03/2018

European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi and Vice President Vitor Constancio arrive for a news conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, March [more…]