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Business - Economy
9/28/2022 2:51:00 PM
The Egyptian pound plunged to a new low against the US dollar on Wednesday amid a shortage in foreign currency in the country.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
9/28/2022 2:28:00 PM
The Central Bank of Egypt’s recent decision to maintain key interest rates and raise the reserve ratio is part of a strategy to lower inflation and support growth.

Business - Economy
9/26/2022 9:48:16 PM
The governor of the South African Reserve Bank recently announced an increase in the lending rate by 75 basis points. This means the repo rate (the rate at which the central bank lends money to commercial banks) will increase from 5.5% to 6.25% and the prime rate (the rate commercial banks charge their clients when lending them money) rises from 9.0% to 9.75%.

Business - Economy
9/26/2022 9:09:57 PM
Experts have been eyeing national and private banks’ steps in the wake of the Central Bank of Egypt's (CBE) recent decision to keep interest rates unchanged and raise the Reserve Requirement (RR) ratio for the first time in five years.

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 11:10:09 PM
Stocks fell on Wall Street in afternoon trading on Thursday and added to weekly losses for major indexes as central banks around the world hiked interest rates to fight inflation.

Business - Economy
9/22/2022 9:51:08 PM
Bucking all expectations, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has maintained key interest rates for the third time since the initial three percent hike following the onset of the Russian-Ukrainian war.

World - Region
9/22/2022 3:46:36 PM
Turkey's currency fell to a record low against the dollar before a central bank meeting on interest rates Thursday, expanding the pain for people who have seen their purchasing power erode during a series of economic shocks in the country.

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.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
9/20/2022 9:58:33 PM
Doaa A. Moneim examines prospects for a new hike in interest rates

Business - Economy
9/20/2022 8:31:10 PM
US central bankers opened their two-day policy meeting on Tuesday with another steep interest rate hike seen as a near certainty amid stubbornly high inflation.

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.

War in Ukraine - Economy
9/16/2022 5:57:37 PM
Russia's central bank cuts its main interest rate again on Friday as it seeks to support the economy, bucking a global trend of rising borrowing costs.

Business - Markets
9/12/2022 10:56:20 AM
Asian markets rallied on Monday, building on the momentum of gains in the United States and Europe at the end of last week, as investors price in the expectation of further interest rate hikes aimed at taming inflation.

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