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Business - Markets & Companies
9/23/2022 5:32:31 PM
Stocks tumbled worldwide Friday on more signs the global economy is weakening, just as central banks raise the pressure even more with additional interest rate hikes.

World - International
9/22/2022 3:35:48 PM
Britain's central bank has raised its key interest rate by another half-percentage point, avoiding more aggressive steps to tame inflation that the U.S. Federal Reserve and other banks have taken.

World - International
9/22/2022 10:16:11 AM
Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower on Thursday after the Federal Reserve delivered another big interest rate hike and raised its outlook for more to cool galloping inflation.

Business - Economy
9/21/2022 8:39:43 PM
Intensifying its fight against chronically high inflation, the Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate Wednesday by a substantial three-quarters of a point for a third straight time, an aggressive pace that is heightening the risk of an eventual recession.

Business - Economy
9/21/2022 5:09:51 PM
The Federal Reserve is expected to produce another big increase in interest rates in the second day of deliberations to tamp down the highest inflation in 40 years, while President Joe Biden announced Wednesday another $2.9 billion for a fund to help resolve global food insecurity.

World - International
9/21/2022 10:16:23 AM
Stocks fell Wednesday ahead of what many expect to be a third successive jumbo interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve, while the dollar hit fresh multi-decade highs against the pound and euro after Moscow stepped up its war in Ukraine.

Business - Markets & Companies
9/20/2022 3:22:30 PM
Sweden's central bank on Tuesday raised its key interest rate by a full percentage point to 1.75 percent, saying inflation is "too high'' and "is undermining households' purchasing power and making it more difficult for both companies and households to plan their finances.''

Business - Economy
9/19/2022 11:24:48 AM
Markets fell Monday as traders extended last week's rout across risk assets, with expectations high that the Federal Reserve will this week announce another outsized interest rate hike.

Business - Economy
9/18/2022 9:53:50 AM
The Federal Reserve is poised to unleash another massive interest rate increase this week after the latest data showed a worrying US inflation picture, which confirmed the need for the central bank to continue to act aggressively.

Business - Economy
9/8/2022 5:40:59 PM
The European Central Bank made its largest-ever interest rate increase Thursday, following the U.S. Federal Reserve and other central banks in a global stampede of rapid rate hikes meant to snuff out the inflation that is squeezing consumers and pushing Europe toward recession.

World - International
9/2/2022 3:31:15 PM
Wall Street shifted between small gains and losses Friday ahead of U.S. jobs data that might reinforce U.S. Federal Reserve plans for more interest rate hikes meant to cool inflation.

Business - Markets & Companies
8/30/2022 1:21:23 PM
Global stocks and Wall Street futures rebounded Tuesday as investors digested last week's Federal Reserve pledge to fight inflation by keeping interest rates elevated.

World - International
8/29/2022 10:31:45 PM
Stocks closed lower on Wall Street, adding to their recent losses as traders realized how determined the Federal Reserve is to keep interest rates high to fight inflation. The S&P 500 gave back almost 1% Monday. Technology companies were the biggest drag on the index.

Business - Economy
8/29/2022 11:42:01 AM
Markets sank Monday and the dollar rallied after Fed boss Jerome Powell warned of more interest rate hikes to fight inflation and poured cold water on the prospects of a cut in the new year.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/25/2022 7:05:49 PM
European natural gas prices climbed Thursday towards a record peak on heightened fears over Russian supplies, while equities rose on the eve of a key speech from Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell.

World - International
8/23/2022 12:08:07 PM
Global shares were mixed Tuesday amid speculation about another interest rate raise by the US Federal Reserve.

World - International
8/23/2022 9:54:16 AM
Wall Street equities tumbled on Monday, with all three major indices ending with losses of about two percent or more, as investors nervously eye Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's next speech on Friday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
8/18/2022 2:03:00 AM
The Central Bank of Egypt is likely to hike interest rates again this week according to experts

Business - Economy
8/17/2022 10:23:45 PM
US central bankers remain committed to raising interest rates further to quell rising prices, but agreed it would be appropriate to slow the pace of the hikes "at some point," the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
8/3/2022 12:10:00 PM
Recent rises in US interest rates are driving the dollar higher against other world currencies, including the Egyptian pound.

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