The Federal Reserve building in Washington. File/Associated Press
A flurry of interest rate cuts by the US Federal Reserve and a host of other central banks marks the broadest shift in global monetary policy since the depths of the financial crisis in 2009, analysts at Fitch Ratings said in a report.
Gold stormed to a record high on Monday as investors sought refuge from the possible hit to a pandemic-stricken global economy from an escalation in the US-China spat, which pummelled the dollar.
US employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1%, as the job market improved for a second straight month, yet still remained far short of regaining the colossal losses it suffered this spring.
The firm is seeking a 25 per cent stake in the ammonia unit of India's AM Green, a new platform wholly owned by the two founders of Greenko, Anil Chalamalasetty and Mahesh Kolli.
Russia plans to increase budget spending by 25.8% to 36.6 trillion roubles ($383 billion) in 2024, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said on Friday,
The volume of trade exchange between the UAE and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia grew by 28 per cent in 2022, reaching Dhs 137.51 billion, compared to Dhs107.41 billion in 2018.