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Global Economy - Communication breakdown?

Global Economy - Communication breakdown?

Since the Fed began raising rates in 2015, the difference between long- and short-term US yields has shrunk to levels not seen since before the 2008 financial crisis, reaching 67 basis points -- its flattest in a decade -- in the past week.

Nov 10, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
Global headwinds no sign of a recession, says Moody's

Global headwinds no sign of a recession, says Moody's

The prolonged decline in oil prices and weaker expansion in Chinese economy have dimmed growth prospects of several economies, but it does not signal a threat of global recession, Moody's Investors Service said on Tuesday.

Mar 08, 2016, 10:38 AM IST
Tokyo stocks drop to lowest since 2014 on global recession fears

Tokyo stocks drop to lowest since 2014 on global recession fears

Japanese stocks again dropped Wednesday to their lowest level since late 2014, as fears of a global recession hammered investor confidence ahead of testimony by the head of the US central bank.

Feb 10, 2016, 13:47 PM IST
Global recession starting from January 9, predicts Sundeep Kochar

Global recession starting from January 9, predicts Sundeep Kochar

But, the real crunch (read global recession) will be from January 9, 2016 onwards...

Jan 06, 2016, 17:26 PM IST

Sensex volatility & Global meltdown triggered by China: 4 Astrological predictions for investment in days ahead

The plunge in Global Markets is just a beginning towards Global Recession

Aug 25, 2015, 14:07 PM IST

Obama declares victory over recession

Declaring victory over vicious recession, US President Barack Obama today said the shadow of crisis has passed and the world's largest economy has turned the page on years of costly wars as he pledged economic policies to help the middle class and target the wealthy.

Jan 21, 2015, 12:18 PM IST

BRICS economies grappling with midlife crisis: Roubini

The economist said in the World Economic Forum blog that China grew at a rate of over 10 percent for 30 years but its growth rate has now slowed to around 7 percent, and it may fall further.

Jan 25, 2014, 18:39 PM IST

Nobel economics winner Fama says risk of global recession in 2014

One of the three Americans who won this year`s Nobel prize for economics said bloated public deficits on both sides of the Atlantic meant that recession remained a real risk for 2014.

Dec 07, 2013, 22:03 PM IST

S&P upgrades outlook for Spain debt rating

Standard & Poor`s ratings agency upgraded its outlook for Spanish debt on Friday, highlighting the prospect of an export-led recovery after a two-year recession.

Nov 29, 2013, 15:24 PM IST

Britain never in double-dip recession: Report

Britain's economy expanded by 0.3 percent in the first quarter of 2013, and never experienced a double-dip recession as previously thought, official data showed.

Jun 28, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

US continuing to recover from the worst recession: White House

The US is continuing to recover from the worst recession since the Great Depression, the White House said after the latest jobs report revealed that the unemployment rate for the month of April has dropped to 7.5 percent, the lowest in four years.

May 04, 2013, 09:18 AM IST

One third British business bosses fear recession in 2012

Around 35 percent of directors of British business firms think there is a high risk of a recession this year, says a survey.

Feb 22, 2012, 12:16 PM IST

Recession 'responsible for 2,000 deaths in London'

This is according to a study published in the 'British Medical Journal'.

Jan 28, 2012, 14:57 PM IST

Recession makes NRIs want to move back to India

With recession affecting the world economy, people of Indian origin settled abroad are now evincing interest in returning to India where they feel the growth story lies.

Jan 08, 2012, 10:01 AM IST

World stocks at 15-month low on Greek default

European stock index futures fell on Tuesday, after global stocks sank to a 15-month low, as investors shed riskier assets on growing doubts over Greece's ability to avoid default that fueled fears of global financial turmoil and recession.

Oct 04, 2011, 12:55 PM IST

Indian economy will continue to grow: President

Amid growing fears of another global recession looming large, President Pratibha Patil on Wednesday exuded confidence that India with its "strong fundamentals and resilience" will continue to grow economically.

Sep 28, 2011, 14:21 PM IST

D-St posts worst 2-day slide, Sensex tanks 300 points

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex lost nearly 300 points in mid session trade Friday in line with their Asian peers as prospects of a global recession continues to unnerve investors.

Sep 23, 2011, 10:33 AM IST

G20 commits to preserve financial system stability

Finance officials from the Group of 20 nations on Thursday pledged to preserve financial stability and said central banks stood ready to provide liquidity to banks as needed.

Sep 23, 2011, 08:54 AM IST

Be ready for downturn, World Bank tells developing nations

Developing countries can prepare for the threat of a global recession by improving policies to generate growth and jobs, diversifying economies, bolstering their banking sectors and readying social safety nets, the World Bank's top economists said on Wednesday.

Sep 22, 2011, 09:14 AM IST