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Uber announces $250mn stimulus for drivers

San Francisco, April 8 | With nearly 30 per cent of the population in the US now receiving at least one dose of the...

Metals on upward move amid US stimulus hopes, demand support

New Delhi, Feb 16 | The metal market is again on an upswing with futures of both precious and base metals on the rise...

Hasina unveils stimulus for rural marginalised people’s improvement

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Jan 18 | The Bangladesh government has so far rolled out 23 bailout packages announced at different times since March 2020...

US House passes bill to boost stimulus checks to $2,000

Washington, Dec 29 | The Democrats-held House of Representatives has passed a bill to boost the second round of federal direct payments to $2,000...

Stimulus package up in air as Republicans reject Trump’s demand

Washington, Dec 26 | The $900 billion Covid-19 stimulus package is up in the air after House Republicans rejected us President Donald Trump's demand...

US House Republicans block Democrats’ bid to pass US $2,000 stimulus...

Washington, Dec 25 | Republicans in the US House of Representatives blocked an attempt from House Democrats to pass US $2,000 direct payments to...

Re-igniting Rally: $900 bn US stimulus to support EMs, Indian markets

New Delhi, Dec 21 | After a massive plunge in global equities due to renewed Covid fears, market insiders pinned hopes on the...

Market bull run likely to continue on hopes of vaccine, US...

Mumbai, Dec 20 | The recent record run on the Indian equity indices is likely to continue in the upcoming week on the persistent...

NYC Mayor urges Congress to provide funding in stimulus plan

New York, Dec 17 | New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has urged Congress to heed to local needs in the ongoing stimulus...

Make or break moment for Indians in US Green Card queue...

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Dec 17 | It's a make or break moment for Indians stuck in decades-long lines for US permanent residency. Congressional...

Yellen expected to pass further fiscal stimulus

New Delhi, Dec 1 | US President-elect Joe Biden is poised to choose Janet Yellen as his Treasury Secretary and top cabinet official in-charge...

Italy passes decree for new stimulus, relief measures

Rome, Dec 1 | Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte's cabinet announced that it has passed a decree to providenew stimulus and relief measures to...

Poland unveils financial stimulus package

Warsaw, Nov 27 | Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced a new economic stimulus package for businesses that were affected during the second wave...

US economic growth outlook dims on pandemic waves, weaker stimulus

Washington, Nov 21 | The US economy could see slower and even negative growth once again in the first quarter of 2021 due to...

Developers laud steps for realty in 3rd round of stimulus

New Delhi, Nov 12 | Real estate developers and experts have applauded the measures to boost demand and provide liquidity for the sector announced...

Buzz around another stimulus package around Diwali

New Delhi, Nov 11 | The government is reportedly planning another stimulus package for the economy which could be finalised as early as Thursday.There...

Centre to soon announce another round of stimulus: Official

New Delhi, Nov 3 | The Finance Ministry will soon come up with a fresh round of economic stimulus, Economic Affairs Secretary Tarun Bajaj...

IMF chief economist urges more fiscal stimulus to boost recovery

Washington, Nov 3 | Gita Gopinath, chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has urged policymakers to provide more fiscal stimulus to boost...

Stimulus boost: Govt. extends IT exemption for payment of deemed LTC...

New Delhi, Oct 29 | Government on Thursday extended tax exemption on cash allowance of LTC fare paid in lieu of deemed actual travel...

Next stimulus should focus on infrastructure building: Rajiv Kumar

New Delhi, Oct 22 | NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Thursday said that the next round of stimulus package from the government...

Dow drops over 400 points amid stimulus talks, coronavirus concerns

New York, Oct 20 | Wall Street's major averages closed sharply lower as investors looked to updates on a US stimulus deal, while weighing...

Another round of economic stimulus not off the table: FM

New Delhi, Oct 19 | Just a week after announcing measures to boost consumer demand and provide liquidity to states, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman...

US equities post modest weekly gains amid stimulus uncertainty, economic data

New York, Oct 18 | Wall Street's major averages eked out modest gains in the week as investors monitored updates about a US coronavirus...

US stocks drop amid concerns over stimulus

New York, Oct 16 | Wall Street's major averages finished lower as uncertainty over a fresh U.S. coronavirus relief package unnerved investors.On Thursday, the...

US stocks drop as stimulus hopes wane

New York, Oct 15 | Wall Street's major averages finished lower on Wednesday as investors grew concerned over the uncertain fate of a US...

US dollar slips as traders monitor stimulus

New York, Oct 15 | The US dollar weakened in late trading on Wednesday as market participants continued to look for clues on new...

Conditional fiscal stimulus at minimal 0.2% of GDP: SBI Ecowrap

New Delhi, Oct 13 | The latest stimulus measures announced by the Centre will lead to a maximum additional cash outgo of Rs 40,000...

‘Stimulus’ only a bid to dazzle, won’t help growth: Chidambaram

New Delhi, Oct 13 | Senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday termed the stimulus measures announced by the Centre...

Too Little Too Late: Stimulus likely to give marginal boost (IANS...

New Delhi, Oct 13 | Modest funding of Centre's latest demand boosting measures is likely to give a marginal boost to the economy, industry...

Government’s latest demand stimulus not enough, impact to be limited

New Delhi, Oct 13 | As the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a couple of demand boosting measures along with loans to states...

US dollar edges up as traders eye stimulus talks

New York, Oct 13 | The US dollar rose modestly in late trading on Monday as market participants focused on updates on additional coronavirus...

Markets close flat despite stimulus news, profit booking (Roundup)

Mumbai, Oct 12 | Stimulus announcements by the Centre did not enthuse the Indian equity markets on Monday, as the key indices closed on...

Festive stimulus: Govt to launch LTC Cash scheme, special advance to...

New Delhi, Oct 12 | Centre on Monday announced a slew of schemes to trigger economic revival via stimulus measures.Most of these initiatives were...

Too little too less: Markets slip on stimulus news, profit booking...

Mumbai, Oct 12 | Centres stimulus announcement did not enthuse the key Indian equity indices which slipped during afternoon trade session on Monday.Accordingly, the...

Festive stimulus: Govt to launch LTC Cash scheme, special advance to...

New Delhi, Oct 12 | Centre on Monday announced a slew of schemes to trigger economic revival via stimulus measures.Most of these initiatives were...

RBI’s accommodative policy, US stimulus hopes to strengthen rupee (IANS Rupee...

By Rohit VaidNew Delhi, Oct 10 | The Reserve Bank's accommodative policy along with a likely US stimulus package are expected to strengthen the...

US dollar slips as traders focus on stimulus

New York, Oct 10 | The US dollar weakened in late trading on Friday as market participants eyed updates on additional coronavirus stimulus. The...

US stocks rise as Wall Street eyes stimulus (Lead)

New York, Oct 10 | US stocks finished higher on Friday as Wall Street focused on updates concerning coronavirus stimulus. The Dow...

Pelosi says another Covid-19 stimulus plan still possible

Washington, Sep 28 | US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said that another Covid-19 stimulus plan was still possible as Democrat lawmakers were trying...

US stocks close higher on hope of new fiscal stimulus

New York, Sep 25 | US stocks managed to realize marginal growth amid positive signals about additional fiscal stimulus.On Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial...

Hopes of more stimulus measures to keep rupee steady, strengthened

New Delhi, Aug 15 | Healthy foreign fund inflows along with expectations of a domestic stimulus are expected to strengthen the Indian rupee in...

Italy passes $29bn stimulus package for COVID-19 recovery

Rome, Aug 8 | The Italian cabinet on Friday has passed a new decree containing new supportive measures worth 25 billion euros ($29 billion)...

Trump greets Musk as Tesla CEO flays 2nd stimulus package

San Francisco, July 24 | Soon after US President Donald Trump on Friday praised Elon Musk on his decision to build Tesla's new Gigafactory...

Ireland announces job stimulus package

Dublin, July 24 | The Irish government announced a 7.4-billion-euro job stimulus package in order to recover the country's economy which has been badly...

‘Sheikh Hasina’s stimulus package for Bangladesh loan-dependent’

By Sumi KhanDhaka, June 13 | The economists in Bangladesh are skeptical about the implementation of the massive budget proposed by the Sheikh Hasina...

Germany unveils stimulus package to boost economy

Berlin, June 4 | Germany has unveiled an economic stimulus package worth 130 billion euros ($146 billion) to mitigate the economic effects of the...

How does India’s recent stimulus package compare with other countries? (Opinion)

By Ashishkumar ChauhanOver the last week, the only issue under discussion in Indian business circles is about how much more Government of India could...

Swiftly implement stimulus to benefit NBFCs: India Ratings

Mumbai, May 19 | Ratings agency India Ratings and Research on Tuesday said the ironing out of operational challenges and speedy implementation of the...

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Refiners cut output to prevent stock build up in a market...

New Delhi, May 12 | With India's fuel demand slipping again after reimposition of lockdowns across parts of the country to combat a surge...