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Placeholder while loading article actions Three and a half months ago, the hardworking staff of Spoiler Alerts wrote a column about cryptocurrencies. I was, to put it mildly, bearish: “One rule of thumb I have for asset bubbles is if celebrities start getting into the game, maybe it’s time for the smart money to come …

Justin Sun, the founder of the Tron blockchain, in a Twitter announcement, said traders will now be able to earn deposit rewards on the recently launched USDD deposit, an algorithmic stablecoin created to function as Terra’s nearly defunct UST. , to JustLend , which is a Tron-based lending protocol. They will be able to earn …

onurdongel/E+ via Getty Images By Sam Peters, CFA An energy crisis that has been brewing for decades We are currently in crisis because the world has underinvested in energy and now lacks electricity. Energy disorders appeared even before horrible events in Ukraine. However, the conflict sparked a geopolitical crisis that reminded the world that power …

The rapid rise in consumer prices of 4.8% in April year on year suggests that the Korean economy is facing challenges marked by three peaks in inflation, oil prices and exchange rates. Inflation in April was the highest in 13½ years since October 2008 during the global financial crisis. The rate of increase in the …

Last week, at a social gathering, someone sipping an expensive single malt whiskey asked me how deep the economic crisis was. I just told him that if there was a real economic crisis or a big crisis looming, he wouldn’t be sipping whiskey here, but queuing for fuel or essential groceries. In Nepal, negativity sells …

KARACHI: Three of the five telecom operators have approached the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) for the cancellation of the recently imposed 100% cash margin requirement for the import of “almost all” equipment related to telecommunications. telecommunications that these companies usually buy from abroad. In a recent letter to the central bank’s Banking Policy and …

Placeholder while loading article actions What was good for Sri Lanka under British colonial rule 75 years ago may be worth trying again. Or at least that’s what Mark Mobius, the former emerging markets guru at Franklin Templeton Investments, seems to suggest. To regain investor confidence, the bankrupt Indian Ocean island could consider swapping its …

Newrl is based in Bengaluru Challenge (decentralized finance) startup that offers a new solution to provide liquidity to ESOPs of unlisted companies. With the startup boom in India, ESOPs are more popular than ever as a way to attract and retain talent. We met the founder of the company, Swapnil Pawarto understand Newrl Tokenized ESOP …

Ram Mahat’s future in-laws had nearly called off the wedding when they found out the event would go over budget, after the prices for rigourous bridal jewelry and catering costs soared following the pandemic. The hopeful groom had to take out a loan to save his wedding plans. In many Nepalese communities, the groom’s family …

Four-year package for an accelerated legislative process Could be worth up to 10 billion Swiss francs, says minister The conditions will be harsh to avoid false incentives ZURICH, April 14 (Reuters) – The Swiss government is preparing a multibillion-dollar financial safety net for the power sector, it said on Thursday, citing increased liquidity needs amid …

People walk out of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) headquarters in Washington, DC, U.S., May 12, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 11 (Reuters) – U.S. asset managers are pushing back on proposed rules to fix systemic risks in the $5 trillion money market …

By Ravi Jalhotra Negative social media has had a negative impact on Sri Lanka’s tourism sector, which is battling its worst economic crisis, according to the managing director of Lanka IOC, a subsidiary of the Indian Oil Corporation. In an interview with ANI, CIO Lanka Director General Manoj Gupta said, “To order shipments, Sri Lanka …

Industry leaders urge Minister of Textiles to come up with an ECLGS-like scheme for MSMEs in the hosiery sector New Delhi, April 5 (KNN) Industry leaders in the textile sector have urged Union Textile Minister Piyush Goyal to launch an ECLGS-like program for MSMEs to help units in the knitwear sector weather the liquidity crunch …

Sri Lanka’s economic crisis is deepening and the government is taking tough action, including imposing an emergency, to deal with protests over the country’s worst financial crisis in decades. The crisis is not sudden but it has been brewing for some time and rating agencies have also warned in the past. The government has taken …

Corporate credit profile posted its best performance in FY22, surprisingly, a year immediately after the unprecedented COVID-19 induced crisis. India Ratings and Research’s (Ind-Ra) downgrade-to-upgrade (DU) ratio is at a ten-year low of 0.3 (FY21: 1.4). This marks a reversal of the trend of the past three years, where downgrades outpaced upgrades. During the year, …

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Islamic Relief Worldwide today announced a new partnership to boost food production, inject money into the local economy and support women entrepreneurs in some of the most poor in Afghanistan. This US$22 million project will employ local communities to rehabilitate nearly 200 agricultural irrigation systems by the end …

Thailand has joined Russia and India in banning digital currency payments, even as more countries continue to explore the feasibility of bitcoin payments. Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) this week announced a ban on digital currency payments, which will come into effect on April 1. It gave digital currency payment processors 30 days to …

FILE PHOTO: U.S. dollar banknotes are shown in this illustration taken February 14, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, March 24 (Reuters) – A sharp sell-off in U.S. Treasuries raised concerns about low levels of liquidity in the market by $23.5 trillion, potentially magnifying losses for investors …

Lenders to a real estate services unit of China Evergrande Group demanded more than $2 billion of its cash, dealing a blow to international investors in the heavily indebted property developer who hoped to recoup some of their losses through the subsidiary. The claim is expected to affect the remaining value of Evergrande’s international bonds, …

Econography March 18, 2022 • 11:06 a.m. ET Renmibi internationalization via bilateral swap lines By Hung Tran Russia’s brutal war of aggression against Ukraine has triggered unprecedented sanctions imposed by the United States, Europe and other countries against various Russian entities. The most significant step to date is to deny Russia’s central bank – the …

NEW YORK, March 15 (Reuters) – Sharp swings in asset prices in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine are prompting some investors to reduce risk in their portfolios, fearing that the kind of volatility seen in commodities in recent weeks does not hit other markets. The issue is liquidity – or how easily investors …

Although the government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) are pushing for a “cashless society”, digitization of transactions and restrictions on the use of cash in various transactions, the amount of cash in the Indian system has increased exponentially. According to reports, liquidity intensity has steadily increased over the past three decades. What are …

As we can see, each time the CPI cancellation rate has peaked above 5%, it has been accompanied or followed by a recession. The last such case dates back to 2008 during the global financial crisis, but the same thing happened in 1990, 1980, 1974 and 1970. This does not bode well for the years …

Baris-Ozer/iStock via Getty Images introduction Now that economic conditions have recovered from the severe recession of 2020, the very high payout yield of 10.27% still offered by Sprague Resources (SRLP) looks very attractive on the surface, although unfortunately, digging deeper, they ended 2021 facing an impending liquidity crisis, as my previous article discussed. Given this …

Economists say Russia’s invasion of Ukraine – despite its human and geopolitical cost – does not shake investment and stock markets to levels close to levels seen during the early Middle East oil crisis of the 1970s. Financial markets could become more risk averse, and inflationary pressures resulting from the conflict will add to what …

A broker looks at a chart on a computer screen in London, Britain January 3, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 2 (Reuters Breakingviews) – The Russian crisis is providing fund managers with another test of their liquidity limits. With the Moscow stock exchange frozen, companies such …

In his book, Leonard describes how, under the QE program, the Fed will buy bonds from a bank by crediting that bank’s “reserve account,” which, simply put, is a special account that only banks that deal directly with the central bank may have. He then asserts that these banks are free to use these reserves …

TheGreatReset.Finance has gathered the biggest projects from the Fantom network for a collection of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) from the cyberpunk community. This generative collection features a combination of cyberpunk and protocol-based attributes, with all proceeds from the sale going to various charities including the Institution for Education, Research & Scholarships and The Spring of Tampa …

MANILA – Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno said the Philippines was better placed to deal with the impact of geopolitical crises such as the ongoing tension between Russia and Ukraine. Unlike in the past, when oil shocks fueled debt and currency crises, such as under the Marcos regime, the Philippines is better equipped …

The big bond sell-off may have finally subsided this week, but a Treasury fear gauge sends a clear message: Since the global financial crisis, two-year Treasuries have not faced a such volatility risk. In a week marked by safe-haven demand on Russian-Ukrainian tensions and the easing of bets on an outsized interest rate hike by …

Happy Thursday! I’m back and the markets are worried about rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine. We spoke with Bloomberg analyst Eric Balchunas about how investors might position themselves on the possibility of military conflict in Europe and the implications for the broader market. Meanwhile, bond funds are under a different kind of bombardment, as …

Diving brief: JThe default rate for speculative-grade corporate debt will gradually increase to 2.4% by the end of 2022, from 1.7% at the end of last year, remaining well below average at long-term growth of 4.1% as companies navigate tighter monetary policy in many countries, according to Moody’s Investors Service. “The default outlook for 2022 …

In a statement by the UK-based Jubilee Debt Campaign, developing countries are paying more to service their debt at the highest rate in two decades. Sovereign debts have been exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic, limiting the ability of developing countries to manage the economic and social effects of the current crisis. Efforts to mitigate the …

(Adds US stocks, closing oil prices; updates prices throughout) * US stocks rally on tech sector gains * European stocks gain on strong earnings * Benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasuries yield slips from multi-year highs By Chris Prentice and Dhara Ranasinghe WASHINGTON/LONDON, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Global equities rallied on Wednesday, with Wall Street rising again …

U.S. dollar banknotes are seen in this November 7, 2016 illustration. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Uruguay has high dollarization at 74% of deposits In Europe, Belarus, Azerbaijan and Turkey top the list The Prospect of a US Rate Hike Signals Currency Volatility Ahead NEW YORK, Feb 7 (Reuters) …

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn pinterest Reddit E-mail To print File photo On January 30, the Iranian regime’s Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei, complained about the country’s economic crisis, blaming government officials, directly or indirectly appointed by him, for the country’s rising inflation rate. Khamenei’s remarks contrasted sharply with his previous claims of “economic resilience”, confirming that the …

The SEC recently proposed rules designed to hamper corporate buybacks of their own shares, a practice that drives up stock prices, delivering huge benefits to investors. The proposed rules will require the company to report the share buyback within a day of the transaction, rather than the current practice of a quarter-time delay. In addition, …

By Adrian Cruz (February 1, 2022, 2:04 PM EST) – Norton Rose Fulbright represented dairy giant Dean Foods in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy and $500 million asset sale and advised creditors of the National Rifle Association in its bankruptcy, earning it a spot among Law360’s 2021 Bankruptcy Groups of the Year. Norton Rose’s US bankruptcy …

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As good times do not last forever, now is the time for seekers to buy their homes in India. The Home Buying Affordability Index indicates that between 2013 and 2021, affordability has steadily increased in major Indian cities, making home buying more conducive. Housing affordability is the ratio of the annual median family income to …

The Federal Reserve is under pressure as the market plunges ahead of its first rate-setting meeting of 2022, and at least one star fund manager says the central bank could be making a policy mistake by focusing on raising rates. Scott Minerd, chief investment officer of Guggenheim Investments, said the Federal Open Market Committee, which …

strange signs of the market of cryptocurrencies, with Bitcoin who even loses me $36,000, to then organize a timid attempt to recovery around $35,000. However, it is not the movements of short, but the macro scenario in which we will evolve. A situation quite particular – which does not only concern the world of cryptocurrencies, …

For nearly a decade, tech companies have tried to transform the traditional home selling process. iBuyers first appeared around 2014, making it almost as easy to sell your home online as collectors sell their wares on eBay. iBuyers’ product targets homeowners, making it possible to sell your home without having to list it, fix it …

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. After Chapter 11 commercial filings reached their highest levels in more than a decade in 2020, the numbers gradually returned to Earth in the latter part of 2020 and in 2021 fell well below annual averages. . The …

A rebound in India’s long-troubled property market is set to be disrupted by a resurgence in Covid-19 infections, with a wider economic effect expected to weigh on home buying trends and developer financing, analysts said. However, the developers hope the impact will be short-lived as they remain confident the industry has the potential to continue …

Exhausted by expensive stocks and super meager bond yields, asset managers are increasingly looking beyond the public markets in search of decent returns. This has been building for several years. Already, Schroders points out that private markets are worth something like $8 billion. But the sharp acceleration in inflation last year is prompting some asset …

He was once hailed as the future of China’s bank, a private lender that would strike money by outwitting public rivals. An unfortunate surge in home loans instead turned China Minsheng Banking Corp. one of the biggest victims of the real estate debt crisis that is shaking Asia’s largest economy. Beaten by growing losses on …

Investors this week deserted a trade that has produced big returns since the financial crisis, ditching stocks of fast-growing tech companies in favor of stable ones that had been largely overlooked by Wall Street. The tech-focused Nasdaq Composite fell 4.5% in the first five trading days of 2022, the worst year-on-year start since fears of …

This will mean that the worst of the regulatory tightening campaign is over. The policy change is likely to lead to a moderate recovery in China’s growth cycle this year. Structural policies such as the pursuit of greater common prosperity and the reduction of carbon emissions are likely to be implemented much less aggressively than …

Reuters Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters Breakingviews) – Banks are gearing up to jump into the crypto craze in 2022. It grabs them with a host of issues that differ from their core business, from murky regulation to a functioning market 24/7. Struggles for profit and customers can mask other risks as well. The value of digital …

The year 2021 was decidedly not as gloomy as the year before in terms of freeing the economy from the clutches of the COVID-19 pandemic. Economic activities accelerated as the spread of the coronavirus gradually slowed. The signs are positive but the economy could sink into a crisis if corrective measures are not implemented on …

Payment / Caixin explains: China’s new rules for mobile payments There is no shortage of popular sayings warning of the danger of mixing business and personal affairs, and this is the message that Chinese financial regulators want the hundreds of millions of users of mobile payment platforms like Alipay and WeChat Pay. take to heart. …

Sri Lanka on Monday announced the closure of three diplomatic missions abroad as part of an attempt to restructure to save badly needed foreign exchange reserves and minimize expenses in the wake of severe challenges. economic issues posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Sri Lankan High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria, the Sri Lankan Consulate General …

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka Christmas cake receives rave reviews as the best in the world by the lucky few who have met it, but its price has skyrocketed amid printing money and currency crises adding a bitter touch to a sweet treat. “For years, I firmly believed that I had tried every possible variation of …

Sri Lanka’s official foreign exchange reserves, which fell to $ 1.58 billion in November, will double to stay above $ 3 billion by the end of this year, the Central Bank said here, claiming that the country’s economy has shown resilience throughout 2021 despite headwinds from the economic impact of COVID-19. The bank said Sri …

Twenty banks have subscribed for more than 74% of the amount of the 2,250 crore Tk private placement of Beximco Green-Sukuk Al Istisna – the first ever asset-backed security by a private sector entity in Bangladesh, according to the Dhaka Stock Exchange . (DSE). The investments came from December 14th to 15th. The rest of …

In response to the current economic crisis in Sri Lanka, Fitch Rating has lowered the long-term default rating of the country’s foreign currency issuers (IDRs) to “CC”, instead of “CCC”, a move that reflects the dire state of Colombo’s finances. “The downgrade reflects our view of an increased likelihood of a default event in the …

SOFIA – Bulgarian lawmakers voted to freeze electricity and heating prices for households until the end of March, giving the new ruling coalition time to come up with a plan to protect the member state most poor European Union from rising energy costs. “The National Assembly imposes a moratorium on the prices of electricity, water …

After Sri Lanka, the Bangladesh Bank will now lend $ 200 million to another country, the Maldives. The President of the Maldives, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, applied for the loan in March this year when he visited Bangladesh to join the celebrations of the centenary of the birth of the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh …

For the uninitiated, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) balance sheet is a mix of national and international assets carefully modulated regularly. It is important to note that foreign reserve holdings contribute more than 70% of the combined balance sheet of the central bank and therefore have a greater impact on its operations. Therefore, when …

General view of the Bank of England in London, Great Britain on October 22, 2021. REUTERS / Tom Nicholson Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register BOE: lessons from the financial crisis poorly learned BOE: bonuses must be linked to upgrades Federal Reserve Raises Similar Concerns With U.S. Banks Fed says it …

As expected, given the widespread uncertainty that followed the Omicron variant, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to maintain the status quo on policy rates, with one member continuing to oppose the “accommodative stance ” politics. The reverse repo rate is maintained at 4 percent and the reverse repo rate at 3.35 percent. The forecast …

Libya’s rival central banks said on Monday they had reached a reunification deal, seven years after their split as conflict tore the country apart. The original bank, which manages the North African state’s vast oil revenues, was dissolved in 2014 when a complex civil war resulted in rival administrations in the east and west. But …

THANE: Maharashtra Planning Authority CIDCO has obtained a general notice of compliance from the Airports Authority of India (AAI) regarding the heights allowed for buildings in the 2015 rehabilitation area, which it says will speed up the development of Navi Mumbai international airport. (NMIA) rehabilitation and resettlement area. The validity of the said notice expired …

Dec. 2 (Reuters) – China Aoyuan Group (3883.HK) said on Thursday that creditors had demanded repayment of $ 651.2 million due to a series of downgrades, and the property developer warned shareholders that he might not be able to pay due to crunching liquidity. Downgrades of rating agencies such as S&P, Fitch and Moody’s over …

Offshore bondholders from Chinese property developer Kaisa have rejected the struggling group’s offer to extend the maturity of their debt and avoid default next week, according to a letter to the chairman of the company seen by the Financial Times. The move could worsen the crisis at Kaisa, one of China’s most indebted developers, which …

November 27, 2021 JSOULS MADDISON was sure he had scored. As his free kick broke through the wall of Arsenal players, a goal seemed certain. Somehow, Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale got his hands on the ball and held it aside. “Best save I’ve seen in years,” said Peter Schmeichel, a former goalkeeper. Others noted a …

COP26 has passed. The public and private sectors, as well as the media around the world, are eagerly evaluating its achievements or lack thereof. The climate talks in Glasgow witnessed first-hand the passion of young people demanding that governments act with greater urgency, while their national representatives worked overtime to find common ground on the …

BEIJING, Nov.24 (Reuters) – Chengdu, in southwest China, has announced plans to ensure developers receive funds from pre-sold properties and new loans, as part of the first initiative of this type of a Chinese city to alleviate a liquidity crisis that shook confidence in the sector. Real estate companies face financial crisis due to regulatory …

COVID has left a deeply painful legacy of loss and grief – a legacy that continues to worsen with no clear end in sight. Part of that legacy is the unimaginable mental, physical and logistical hardships experienced by people who are removed – or threatened with removal – from their homes and rental accommodation. It …

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger KUWAIT CITY, November 20: Figures that have been released by the Kuwaiti Ministry of Finance show a decline in state current account profits of about 91.5% at the end of fiscal year 2020-2021, or about 306,000 dinars, against 3.6 million dinars in 2019-2020, reports the daily Al-Qabas. This situation, according …

Concerns continue to creep in about the Chinese real estate market, with the Federal Reserve recently warning about it. The Fed said in its latest semi-annual report Financial Stability Report published on November 8 that tensions in the Chinese real estate sector could strain the Chinese financial system, with “possible spillover effects on the United …

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger KUWAIT CITY, November 16: Money spent on the environmental fuel project surpassed the billion dinar mark at the end of last August, the Annahar daily reports citing reliable sources. The sources said that this money was spent on local contracts, which helped foster the market recovery. The sources indicated that …

New York, NY, November 9, 2021 – The IRC is a direct witness to the food crisis unfolding in Afghanistan. Almost all of the clients who have frequented IRC-run health centers in recent weeks have been women bringing malnourished children for urgent help. With nearly 3 million Afghans on the brink of famine and 1 …

Representation image | Photo credit: BCCL Highlights Each contract obliges the contractor to post various guarantees throughout the life cycle of the project. Khaldelwal said the basic construction of the bond is the zero loss assumption Bombay: The industry is eagerly awaiting final guidelines on surety solutions after the release of draft guidelines by the …

A pedestrian examines various stock prices outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan on February 26, 2016. Asian stocks made moderate gains on Friday as a rally of global financial leaders provided a plethora of commentary reassuring, but few real political stimulus measures. REUTERS / Yuya Shino HONG KONG, Nov. 5 (Reuters) – Chinese markets …

According to IMF, demand for advanced and fuel-efficient generators will accelerate in the coming years. Increased budget allocations for the strengthening of the defense sector will subsequently contribute to the expansion of the market. The IMF’s report on the generator set for the military market highlights the specific needs of the defense and military sector. …

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. BETHESDA, MD, November 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: LQDT), the world’s largest e-commerce marketplace for corporate and government surpluses, today announced the acquisition from Bid4Assets, an online market leader strategically …

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger KUWAIT CITY, Oct 3 The end-of-service allowance for non-Kuwaiti state employees has not been spared the repercussions of the country’s liquidity crisis, as these benefits continue to face problems late payment, reports the daily Al-Qabas. Informed sources said: “In order for the Civil Service Commission to resolve the crisis of …

Air France-KLM expects a return to profitability for the full year and adds transatlantic seats as a relaxation of travel rules revives the outlook for the struggling carrier. The airline recorded positive free cash flow in the third quarter and offers 70 to 75% of its 2019 network capacity in the last three months of …

NEW YORK. KAZINFORM – Ahead of the Glasgow Cop26 summit, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres published an editorial on the climate challenge, Kazinform learned from the UN press service. “The climate crisis is a code red for humanity. World leaders will soon be put to the test at the United Nations Climate Conference – known …

If in the short term the risk of war remains improbable, in the medium term that is another story. Tensions between the two governments continue to mount as China steps up its military posture. Earlier this month, a record number of Chinese military planes – including nuclear-capable bombers – reportedly entered Taiwan’s air defense zone. …

Last week, China Evergrande secured a reprieve from the recent turmoil after paying interest on an offshore bond ahead of Saturday’s deadline. BEIJING: Shares of struggling Chinese developer Evergrande rose on Monday after it announced it had resumed work on more than 10 projects, as it sought to allay fears over its debt problems. The …

# Cover story # How the Chinese housing market landed in the deep freeze Even though the country faces a housing shortage, the government is sticking to strict policies to prevent overheating, leading to plummeting home sales and values. # Business # Exclusive: Alibaba to launch its own cloud server chip Alibaba Cloud’s custom-designed chip, …

(Bloomberg) – The China Evergrande group made an interest payment on a dollar bond ahead of Saturday’s deadline, according to a Securities Times article, pushing up the struggling developer’s stocks and bonds. Evergrande transferred a coupon payment of $ 83.5 million within the 30-day grace period, the newspaper reported, citing “relevant channels.” The bond was …

The recent announcement by post of its entry into the banking industry is a stark reminder of how we seem to have forgotten the causes of the second worst economic decade in the country’s history – the 1980s. Forty years later, we are about to recreate the events that caused it. In the 1980s and …

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese real estate bonds remained firm on Tuesday after two major developers made coupon payments, although the market remained focused on the potential default of the China Evergrande group this week. The bond market responded positively to comments from China’s central bank on Friday and Sunday, saying the ripple effects of …

An excavator is seen at a construction site for new residential buildings in Shanghai, China in this file photo from March 21, 2016. REUTERS / Aly Chanson // File Photo BEIJING, Oct. 17 (Reuters) – China may extend land tax pilot trials to Zhejiang province, a former government expert said in official media on Sunday, …

Tether, the world’s largest stablecoin issuer, agreed to pay a fine of $ 41 million to resolve allegations by a U.S. regulator that it falsely claimed its digital tokens were fully backed by dollars. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Friday alleged that Tether – whose digital tokens are tied to fiat currencies such as …

The real estate sector has been going through a turbulent phase for several years. The implementation of the RERA, the applicability of the GST to projects under construction and the liquidity crunch due to the recent NBFC crisis, etc., have caused multiple disruptions. The Covid-19 outbreak and the nationwide lockdown have not helped matters. Developers …

The UK has averted a severe carbon dioxide shortage affecting sectors from health to food, after CF Industries, a US producer of fertilizers, and industrial gas companies agreed to keep production until in January of next year. Soaring natural gas prices have forced fertilizer factories to shut down, leading the government to provide around £ …

Lebanon faces a nationwide blackout that is expected to continue in the coming days. The Middle Eastern country has not produced electricity and lost all of its electricity after the country’s two largest power plants went out due to fuel shortages. “The Lebanese power grid completely shut down by noon today, and it is unlikely …

Retail bondholders are stressed by looming bankruptcy proceedings at two SREI group companies – SREI Infrastructure Finance and SREI Equipment Finance Ltd – as they fear heavy haircuts similar to those in the recent Dewan Housing Finance Corp case. Ltd (DHFL). The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) replaced the board of directors of the two …

Aerial view of Migaa Golf Estate in Kiambu County [File, Standard] It was billed as Kenya’s first and largest gated community, but over the years Migaa Golf Estate has faced significant challenges which reflect the upheavals plaguing the real estate industry. Data from the latest annual financial report from Home Afrika, parent company of the …

India’s Jet Airways to lease narrow-body vehicles for 1Q22 restart 15.09.2021 – 09:39 UTC Jet Airways (JAI, Mumbai Int’l) is expected to begin domestic flight operations in the first quarter of 2022 and is working closely with airport operators on slot allocation, the Jalan-Kalrock consortium told local media behind the attempted relaunch of the airline. …

NEW YORK (Project Syndicate) – Since the start of 2020, central banks in advanced economies have had to choose between pursuing financial stability, low inflation (typically 2%), or real economic activity. Without exception, they opted for financial stability, followed by real economic activity, inflation last. As a result, the only central bank in advanced economies …

A pedestrian crosses a road in front of residential buildings in Beijing, China. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images In the wake of the Evergrande debt crisis, there are growing signs of strain in the Chinese real estate market after a developer failed to make a bond payment on Tuesday. Rating agencies have downgraded …

Background: Between May and September, the rupee went from Rs 152 per dollar to Rs 173 per dollar. That’s a healthy drop of Rs21 in 123 days. This sharp fall in the value of the rupee has not happened in the past four decades (since the breakup of the rupee in 1982). That’s a 14 …

The Unmissable newsletter from Caixin brings you the best of our coverage from last week, handpicked by our editors. # Power Crunch # What’s behind the regional power outages in China A shortage of coal and a resurgence of the economy are forcing industry and households to ration electricity A shortage of coal and a …

Searcher Kevin Rooke noted that the daily transaction volume on the Bitcoin network hit an all-time high of $ 29 billion on Sunday. Rooke also pointed out that there were only 5 days in Bitcoin’s history when the network moved above $ 20 billion. Three of which took place this week. Source: @kerooke on Twitter.com …