RBI Governor

Will take necessary measures to promote economic growth: RBI Governor

Observing that the economic recovery was not yet fully entrenched, the RBI Governor said recovery is likely to be gradual.

published on : 16th September 2020

Easy liquidity led to faster monetary transmission; banks pass on 1.62% rate cuts in 17 months: RBI

Das said the measures, which got adopted with deep rate cuts, have also ensured faster transmission of the policy rates into the actual lending by banks, in turn helping the economy.

published on : 6th August 2020

Infrastructure push can re-ignite economic growth: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

The infrastructure space, he said, could act as a force multiplier for the economy, adding that a big push to certain targeted mega projects can 'reignite' the economic growth.

published on : 27th July 2020

No free lunches: Rajan says monetisation by RBI has a cost and cannot be everlasting

'We have managed to put economies into a coma, but when they awaken, it's going to be overly optimistic to assume everybody will walk off the sleeping bed and come back to full life,' Rajan noted.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Coronavirus pandemic will result in high NPAs and capital erosion: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

The RBI Governor also added that COVID-19 is the worst health and economic crisis in the last 100 years with unprecedented negative consequences.

published on : 11th July 2020

RBI Governor meets heads of rating agencies to seek macroeconomic assessment

The RBI Governor met managing directors and chief executives of credit rating agencies (CRAs) through video conferencing.

published on : 11th June 2020

Rs 65,000 crore needed to feed poor; India needs to be smarter in lifting lockdown: Rajan tells Rahul

Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said that there should be efforts to give money to the poor through DBT, MGNREGA, old age pension and also supporting through PDS.

published on : 30th April 2020

Coronavirus: RBI devises Rs 3.47 lakh crore liquidity injection to mitigate lockdown impact

Friday’s measures, combined with Rs 2.8 lakh crore (1.4% of GDP) infused by RBI into the system through various instruments since February, has taken the liquidity equivalent to 3.2% of the GDP

published on : 28th March 2020

Slashed interest rate needs quick transmission: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

'Appreciate @RBI @DasShaktikanta's reassuring words on financial stability,' she said.

published on : 27th March 2020

Sensex recovers 1,000 points at open, Nifty at 8,985.95 levels ahead of RBI governor's press meet

According to reports, most analysts expect the RBI to cut interest rates and announce other liquidity support measures.

published on : 27th March 2020

Slowing credit growth critical challenge for bank: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

The RBI would soon issue draft guidelines on corporate governance in public and private sector banks, Shaktikanta Das said.

published on : 25th February 2020

Budget proposals unlikely to have much inflationary impact: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Retail inflation based on CPI soared to a near six-year high of 7.59 per cent in January, surpassing the Reserve Bank of India's comfort range.

published on : 15th February 2020

Coronavirus outbreak to impact tourism and trade: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Das said the extent of the impact of coronavirus is still uncertain and unfolding, as he made a case for preparing a contingency plan to deal with the situation and its impact on the economy.

published on : 6th February 2020

'Government should continue structural fiscal reforms', says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

The central bank governor has called for prioritising food processing industries, tourism, e-commerce and start-ups sectors.

published on : 25th January 2020

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das reiterates there is scope for cut rates

Das said RBI is striving to be transparent in its decisions and clearly communicate and also give forward guidance as it has done since February.

published on : 17th December 2019
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