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World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

China makes surprise 25 bps interest rate cut

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut benchmark interest rates by 25 basis points on Thursday in a surprise move to shore up slackening economic growth, its first rate cut since the depths of the 2008/09 financial crisis.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Instant View - China unexpectedly cuts interest rates

(Reuters) - China's central bank cut benchmark interest rates by 25 basis points in a surprise move on Thursday to shore up slackening economic growth, its first rate cut since the depths of the 2008/09 financial crisis.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

China surprises with 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 a step along the path of liberalisation.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

China makes surprise interest rate cut

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut benchmark interest rates by 25 basis points on Thursday in a surprise move to shore up slackening economic growth, its first rate cut since the depths of the 2008/09 financial crisis.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

China makes surprise 25 bps interest rate cut

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut benchmark interest rates by 25 basis points in a surprise move on Thursday to shore up slackening economic growth, its first rate cut since the depths of the 2008/09 financial crisis.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Czech house gives preliminary nod to tax hikes

PRAGUE (Reuters) - The Czech parliament has given an initial go-ahead to the government's new package of tax hikes aimed at keeping the budget gap below 3 percent next year despite a sharp slowdown in the economy.

World 07 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

China makes surprise 25 bps interest rate cut

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank cut benchmark interest rates by 25 basis points in a surprise move on Thursday to shore up slackening economic growth, its first rate cut since the depths of the 2008/09 financial crisis.

World 12 Mar 2012 | 12:00 AM

Special Report - Mario Draghi's quiet revolution

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - On December 8 last year, Mario Draghi sat down to chair his second policy meeting as European Central Bank president. Wearing the same understated, dark blue tie he had sported when he led the ECB to a surprise interest rate cut at his first meeting as president a month earlier, Europe's most powerful banker wanted to hear his colleagues' arguments on what action to take this time.

World 12 Mar 2012 | 12:00 AM

Special Report - Mario Draghi's quiet revolution

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - On December 8 last year, Mario Draghi sat down to chair his second policy meeting as European Central Bank president.

World 09 Mar 2012 | 12:00 AM

China inflation hits 20-month low as economy slows

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's annual rate of consumer inflation slowed sharply to a 20-month low of 3.2 percent in February, comfortably within Beijing's 2012 target of 4 percent, giving policymakers room to further loosen monetary policy to support slowing growth.