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Business - Economy
12/6/2023 11:26:11 AM
Asian shares advanced on Wednesday after most stocks slipped on Wall Street following a mixed set of reports on the U.S. economy.

World - International
11/1/2023 10:39:02 PM
The US Federal Reserve kept its key short-term interest rate unchanged Wednesday for a second straight time, but left the door open to further rate hikes if inflation pressures should accelerate in the months ahead.

Business - Economy
8/25/2023 12:42:44 PM
Asian shares mostly fell Friday, discouraged by a Wall Street slump that followed a blowout profit report from Nvidia and mixed reports on the United States economy.

Business - Economy
8/11/2023 2:41:05 PM
Stock markets dropped Friday after US and UK data pointed to the possibility of more interest-rate hikes this year from the Federal Reserve and Bank of England.

Business - Economy
8/5/2023 8:15:31 PM
A US central bank official said Saturday that more interest rate hikes "will likely be needed" to bring inflation down further, shortly after policymakers lifted rates to the highest level since 2001.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
8/2/2023 8:07:10 AM
The Central Bank of Egypt is likely to maintain interest rates at their current level at its meeting this week

Business - Economy
7/14/2023 1:01:01 PM
Asian traders on Friday welcomed more data showing falling US inflation, giving the Federal Reserve room to bring the curtain down on more than a year of interest rate hikes.

Business - Economy
7/11/2023 3:50:05 PM
Major stock markets mostly rose Tuesday as China moved to boost its flagging economy, while the pound hit a 15-month high against the dollar as UK data pointed to more aggressive interest rates hikes from the Bank of England.

Business - Economy
7/7/2023 2:24:59 PM
Asian shares slipped Friday after another decline on Wall Street, where hopes for an end to interest rate hikes were again shaken by strong jobs data.

Business - Economy
6/28/2023 1:50:09 PM
Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni on Wednesday criticised the European Central Bank's hiking of interest rates to fight inflation, warning "the cure risks proving more damaging than the disease".

Business - Economy
6/23/2023 1:29:06 PM
Equity markets sank Friday and oil extended a sharp selloff after a string of interest rate hikes by central banks revived worries about the global economy.

Business - Economy
6/22/2023 5:32:25 PM
A senior US Federal Reserve official said Thursday that additional interest rate hikes are needed to tackle historically high inflation.

Business - Markets & Companies
6/22/2023 4:08:36 PM
Wall Street followed global markets lower early Thursday as countries around the world cranked up interest rates one day after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell told Congress he believes inflation still isn’t under control.

Business - Economy
6/21/2023 3:52:27 PM
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Wednesday that additional US interest rate hikes will likely be needed to tame high inflation, ahead of two days of testimony on Capitol Hill.

Business - Economy
6/20/2023 3:44:21 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's influential ruling coalition partner said Tuesday that the government needed to take "painful" economic recovery measures that included interest rate hikes.

Business - Economy
6/14/2023 9:15:05 PM
The US Federal Reserve voted Wednesday to pause its aggressive campaign of interest rate hikes despite "elevated" inflation, while indicating a sharp increase could be needed before the end of the year.

Business - Economy
6/13/2023 6:34:45 PM
The US Federal Reserve on Tuesday kicked off a two-day meeting to set its benchmark lending rate, with fresh signs of cooling inflation increasing the chance it will pause its aggressive cycle of rate hikes.

Business - Economy
4/25/2023 10:16:44 AM
The European Central Bank's chief economist on Tuesday said it was 'not the right time' to end interest rate hikes, despite easing inflation in the eurozone.

Business - Economy
4/19/2023 11:24:51 AM
UK inflation slowed last month but held above 10 percent on soaring food prices, official data showed Wednesday, further fuelling a cost-of-living crisis despite a series of aggressive interest-rate hikes.

Business - Markets & Companies
4/13/2023 12:18:01 PM
Global stocks were mostly higher Thursday after U.S. inflation eased and Federal Reserve officials said they expect fewer interest rate hikes this year to slow economic activity.

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