…infrastructure and other finance they need to develop in a way that doesn’t have the strings attached or the opacity of other finance offers.”…
Central Bank governor Gabriel Makhlouf said on Wednesday he was “worried today” about the impact rising prices are having on Irish households, but patience was the “right response” to inflationary pressures as the economy emerges from the pandemic crisis.
…, also released on Wednesday, showed that officials “stressed that maintaining flexibility” was important as the programme is gradually eased, with certain committee members advocating that the central bank …
…“This is the bazooka, and we will use it to do whatever it takes,” he said in March 2020, echoing the words of former European Central Bank president Mario Draghi during the eurozone debt crisis in 2012….
The Australian share market has closed slightly higher, after US investors were seemingly nonplussed over America’s Black Friday sales boost.
Petrol prices are soaring.
Floods that wiped out bridges, roads and rail lines in British Columbia will hurt Canada’s economic growth and fuel inflation in the fourth quarter, but the Bank of Canada’s rate-hike timing is likely to remain unchanged.
Mexico’s economy contracted 0.4 percent in the third quarter, receding faster than previously thought as services slumped and supply chain issues bit, challenging the central bank as it juggles record inflation, a weak peso and leadership changes.
The behaviour of foreign investors poses possible risks to the stability of Russia’s financial sector, the central bank said in a financial stability report on Thursday.
…Monetary Authority of Singapore is no pushover — it put Binance.com on an investor alert though it left the company’s local site alone — the regulator is innovative and is exploring a possible central bank …