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MUMBAI: India's central bank kept its policy rate on hold at 6.75% on Tuesday, as widely expected, opting to wait until after the government's annual budget statement at the end February to decide on whether to cut interest rates further.
LONDON: More austerity looks certain when Chancellor George Osborne presents a half-yearly budget statement on Wednesday, even if he tries to juggle some spending around to ease the pain.
LONDON: British finance minister George Osborne presented his annual budget statement to parliament on Wednesday. Following are highlights from his speech:
The government will again raise levies on foreign construction workers with only basic skills from S$600 (RM1,562) per worker to S$700 (RM1,822) in July 2016, said Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam as he delivered the Budget statement in Parliament.
The new national budget unveiled by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government took aim at ride-sharing providers such as Uber Technologies Inc looking to end a tax advantage they have over traditional taxi companies.
Malaysia scored a dismal 35 out of 100 points in the Open Budget Index (OBI) 2008 and is ranked 53rd out of 85 countries, prompting Centre for Public Policy Studies chairman Tan Sri Dr Ramon Navaratnam to declare he was 'surpised and embarrassed.'
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - As thousands of South African university students protested against tuition fee hikes this week, one banner stood out for its raw summary of post-apartheid disappointment: "Our parents were sold dreams in 1994. We are just here for the refund!"