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The Finance Ministry has urged the Bank of Thailand to slash the policy rate by 50 basis points to help stimulate the economy and curb speculative inflows. Fiscal Policy Office deputy director-general Warotai Kosolpistkul said
When Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the two-day Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national executive meeting that began on 24 Sep 17, economy is going to be on top of his mind. India’s GDP grew 5.7%
According to a new book titled Minister Of Finance Incorporated by Universiti Malaya’s Professor Edmund Terence Gomez, Datuk Seri Najib Razak not only has legitimate far-reaching powers enshrined in the management structures of these corporations,
South Korean households’ debt service burden reached an all-time high in 1Q17 with the pace of its growth ranking first worldwide, an international report said 24 Sep 17. According to the report by the Bank
The House panel on appropriations on 20 Sep 17 said it had been given “the green light” to restore the budget of the Commission on Human Rights and two other government agencies given an appropriation