Saturday , 22 November 2014

National News

China Cuts Interest Rates

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China cut lending rates for the first time in more than two years, in an acknowledgment that its piecemeal efforts to bolster its flagging growth have failed. Read More »

Obama to Visit India in January

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President Obama will visit India in January as the guest of honor for the country’s symbolically important Republic Day celebrations—a sign of a significant warming of relations between the two countries. Read More »

Kerry to Join Iran Nuclear Talks

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was set to arrive in the Austrian capital Thursday evening to push forward nuclear talks with Iran amid growing signs a deal could prove elusive before the Nov. 24 deadline. Read More »

South Africa Keeps Rates On Hold

The South African central bank held interest rates at 5.75% when its new governor, Lesetja Kganyago, chaired his inaugural Monetary Policy Committee meeting. Read More »