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European quantitative easing programme could be a boon for India. But there’s no room for complacency

ECB launches QE plan to revive euro zone economy

Draghi has had to balance the need for action against German concerns about risk-sharing and potentially being left to foot the bill.

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European Central Bank faces crucial test of resolve on euro

While the legal hurdles for ECB to act are clear, the main opposition comes from Germany

Euro zone prices fall more than expected in December

Economists polled by Reuters had expected a -0.1 per cent year-on-year fall in prices.

Exit to be easier in relaxed FDI norms for construction

Investment and built-up area threshold have been brought down.

PMO for relaxed ECB norms to get infrastructure projects rolling

The PMO has also pitched for lifting restrictions on use of the funds raised overseas.

QE or not QE? Spotlight on the ECB as inflation dips

The ECB is expected to leave key rates unchanged and wait for next year to decide whether to take the leap to government bond-buying.

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Draghi throws ECB door open to money printing

With many fearing the euro zone could be heading for a Japanese-style lost decade of deflation and recession.

ECB holds rates, says ready to offer more stimulus if needed

ECB did not announce any new monetary support after its governing council meeting Thursday, at which it left its key interest rate at a record low of 0.05 per cent.

More than a dozen European banks flunk test, need to raise capital

The ECB checked the worth of banks’ holdings and subjected the banks to a stress test that simulates how their finances would fare in an economic downturn.

IMF says global economy at risk, calls for bold action

The Fund this week cut its 2014 global growth forecast to 3.3 per cent from 3.4 per cent.

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RBI eases norms for equity issues under FDI

The guidelines allow issuance of shares subject to certain conditions like entry route, sectoral cap, pricing guidelines and compliance with the applicable tax laws.

ECB surprises with rate cut, new stimulus plan

Chief monetary authority for the 18 countries that use the euro cut its benchmark interest rate from 0.15 to 0.05 per cent, a new record low.

European Central Bank getting closer to Fed-style stimulus measures

To begin with, the ECB faces technical and practical challenges that other major central banks don’t have.

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Saeed Ajmal seeks reply from ECB on Stuart Broad tweets

England seamer Stuart Broad can be punished if his comments impinge upon a fellow player.