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RBI monetary policy


RBI MPC outcome: Here's what economists and market experts said after RBI kept rates unchanged

April 07, 2021 6:38 pm

The central bank's decision to keep rates unchanged for the fifth consecutive time is in line with the economic need to encourage growth, experts said.

RBI seen holding rates steady as virus cases mount

April 07, 2021 9:33 am

In a Reuters poll, 65 of 66 economists surveyed said the RBI's monetary policy committee (MPC) will leave rates unchanged.

RBI's Monetary Policy Committee starts deliberating on next monetary policy

April 05, 2021 3:36 pm

The Reserve Bank will announce the resolution of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on April 7.

RBI's Monetary Policy Committee to meet this week after new appointments

October 06, 2020 7:28 pm

RBI, in an unprecedented development, had on September 28 postponed the bi-monthly meeting of the MPC which was scheduled from September 29 to October 1, after the government failed to nominate its three members to the six-member panel on time. 

RBI Monetary Policy Meet Highlights: Central bank keeps repo rate unchanged at 5.15 per cent

December 05, 2019 4:52 pm

RBI Monetary Policy December 2019 Highlights: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept its repo rate unchanged at 5.15 per cent.

RBI likely to cut rates by 25 bps as growth, credit offtake decline

December 02, 2019 6:58 am

The sharp fall in GDP growth to 4.5 per cent in the September quarter from 5 per cent previously provides enough reason for the RBI to cut the rate, analysts said.

Rupee slips 19 paise to 69.45 vs USD in early trade ahead of RBI policy outcome

June 06, 2019 10:29 am

Forex traders said that foreign fund outflows and rising crude oil prices also kept pressure on the Indian rupee. The RBI's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is slated to announce its bi-monthly policy decision later in the day.

Elephant in the room: Food inflation shadow over June 6 RBI rate meeting

June 03, 2019 9:59 am

Between December 2018 and April 2019, annual wholesale food price inflation rose from –0.42% to 7.37%

Sensex ends 192 points lower after RBI lowers GDP forecast

April 04, 2019 4:40 pm

After a volatile session, the 30-share Sensex index settled 192.40 points, or 0.49 per cent, lower at 38,684.72. In a similar movement, the broader NSE Nifty slipped below the 11,600 mark.

Explained: Why RBI may cut lending rates at MPC review today

April 04, 2019 12:19 pm

There is a strong possibility that the Monetary Policy Committee would announce a 25 basis points cut (one basis point is one-hundredth of a per cent), even as a section of the market is rooting for a deeper, 50 basis points cut.


Raghuram Rajan announces RBI monetary policy

January 28, 2014 6:35 pm

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan today said the 25 basis point repo rate hike will help rein in consumer price rise.