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World 05 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

China cuts interest rates for second time this year

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in two months on Thursday in the latest attempt to bolster slowing growth in the world's second-largest economy.

World 05 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

China surprises with second rate cut this year

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in two months on Thursday to bolster an economy widely expected to record its sixth successive slide in growth in April-June.

World 05 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

China surprises with 2nd rate cut in weeks

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in a matter of weeks on Thursday, stepping up efforts to bolster an economy that last quarter probably suffered its weakest growth since the global financial crisis.

World 05 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

China surprises with 2nd rate cut in weeks

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in a matter of weeks on Thursday, stepping up efforts to bolster an economy that last quarter probably suffered its weakest growth since the global financial crisis.

World 01 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Israel cabinet approves rise in 2013 budget deficit target

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's cabinet on Sunday approved Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz's plan to double the 2013 budget deficit target, defying a warning by the central bank that doing so could lead to eventual interest rate increases.

World 15 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

World on red alert for Greek vote

NEW YORK/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Urgent messages flashed on cellphones, email alerts popped up and telephones rang for a team at asset manager Legg Mason on Friday. Dial in to a conference now, the 30-strong enterprise risk management team was told. A major event is underway.

World 11 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Czech inflation slows, record low in Romania

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Inflation eased to its lowest level this year in the Czech Republic in May and stagnated at a post-communist nadir in Romania, confirming a sharp drop off in demand in the two emerging European Union economies.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

China eases grips on bank deposit, lending rates

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank on Thursday said it will allow commercial banks to set deposit rates as high as 110 percent of the benchmark rate and set rates on loans as low as 80 percent of the benchmark rate.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

China makes surprise interest rate cut

BEIJING (Reuters) - China delivered twin surprises on interest rates on Thursday, cutting borrowing costs to combat faltering growth while giving banks additional flexibility to set competitive lending and deposit rates in step along the path of liberalisation.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Aussie, European shares rise after China rate cut

LONDON (Reuters) - The Australian dollar jumped to a three-week high against the dollar while the euro and European shares rose on Thursday, after the Chinese central bank cut benchmark deposit and lending rates.