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Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said that Haji Mohammad Idris - the acting head of Afghanistan's central bank, will address the "looming banking issues" of the country.

Taliban name acting head of Afghan central bank to address ‘people’s problems’

Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2021 11:57 PM IST
  • The announcement comes at a time when banks reportedly remain closed in the country, ATMs are running out of cash and prices of essential items have risen by as high as 35 per cent since the group took over.
For Agbal, 53, a former finance minister who is close to Erdogan, emphasizing the need to finally get inflation down to an official 5% target is the obvious strategy given it is a central banker's raison d'etre.(REUTERS)
For Agbal, 53, a former finance minister who is close to Erdogan, emphasizing the need to finally get inflation down to an official 5% target is the obvious strategy given it is a central banker's raison d'etre.(REUTERS)

Back-to-basics Agbal hopes this time is different at Turkey's central bank

Reuters | , Ankara
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 10:43 AM IST
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan appointed Agbal in early November as the lira touched a record low and double-digit inflation was rising even higher.
Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said he also told Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga that the global economy appeared to be picking up, based on estimates issued by the International Monetary Fund.(AFP)
Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said he also told Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga that the global economy appeared to be picking up, based on estimates issued by the International Monetary Fund.(AFP)

BOJ's Kuroda tell Suga March review aimed at sustaining easy policy

Reuters | , Tokyo
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 10:22 AM IST
The BOJ governor and the prime minister hold meetings once every few months as a regular practice to exchange views on the economy and policy.
“I’m going to be myself, and therefore probably different,” Christine Lagarde declared in a defining monologue at her first press conference as European Central Bank president in late 2019(AFP)
“I’m going to be myself, and therefore probably different,” Christine Lagarde declared in a defining monologue at her first press conference as European Central Bank president in late 2019(AFP)

One year in, Christine Lagarde stamps her style on crisis fighting ECB

Frankfurt | By Bloomberg | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON NOV 01, 2020 05:34 PM IST
The new style, in keeping with Lagarde’s stated aim to build a “bridge with the public,”often means more frequent remarks by the president and Executive Board than under her predecessor,Mario Draghi
Only the government can counteract slowing private investment. Its non-interventionist stand is irresponsible(PTI)
Only the government can counteract slowing private investment. Its non-interventionist stand is irresponsible(PTI)

Amend the FRBM Act, and spend more now

By Pulapre Balakrishnan
PUBLISHED ON APR 29, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Greater public expenditure is required for relief, medical response, demand stimulus, health infrastructure
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CBI files chargesheet against 12 in HP scholarship scam

Hindustan Times, Shimla | By HT Correspondent, Shimla
UPDATED ON MAR 31, 2020 05:47 PM IST
The scam that began in 2012-2013 was unearthed in 2019.
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CBI files chargesheet against 12 in HP scholarship scam

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2020 09:26 PM IST
The CBI chargesheet named six government officials of Directorate of the Higher Education, Shimla.
Shaktikanta Das, governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), reiterated that Yes Bank depositors’ money is absolutely safe and that there is no need for panic withdrawal.(Bloomberg)
Shaktikanta Das, governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), reiterated that Yes Bank depositors’ money is absolutely safe and that there is no need for panic withdrawal.(Bloomberg)

‘Yes Bank moratorium to be lifted on March 18 at 6 pm’: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 16, 2020 04:47 PM IST
The hurriedly called press conference in Mumbai comes amid widespread call for a rate cut following similar steps by the world’s leading central banks. The US Federal Reserve has cut the policy rates to near-zero levels in a span of 10 days.
Indian shares rose on Thursday, in line with broader Asia, buoyed by signs of de-escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war.(PTI Photo)
Indian shares rose on Thursday, in line with broader Asia, buoyed by signs of de-escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war.(PTI Photo)

Nifty, Sensex rise as trade woes ease; financial and metal stocks gain

Mumbai | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2019 11:28 AM IST
The broader NSE Nifty was up 0.17% at 11,054.88 as of 0500 GMT, while the benchmark BSE Sensex was 0.22% higher at 37,354.22.
The Bimal Jalan committee, which okayed the surplus transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore to the government this fiscal, has recommended that the Reserve Bank of India’s economic capital framework be reviewed every five years.(PTI Photo)
The Bimal Jalan committee, which okayed the surplus transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore to the government this fiscal, has recommended that the Reserve Bank of India’s economic capital framework be reviewed every five years.(PTI Photo)

‘Pay interim dividend only in special cases’: Jalan panel

Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2020 06:48 PM IST
The committee has advised that the Central bank’s accounting year be aligned with the fiscal year.
While ED sought a 14-day remand of Puri, special judge Sanjay Garg granted six days’ custody to the agency on Tuesday.(HT image)
While ED sought a 14-day remand of Puri, special judge Sanjay Garg granted six days’ custody to the agency on Tuesday.(HT image)

Kamal Nath’s nephew sent to 6-day ED custody

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2019 01:58 AM IST
ED took the action after lodging a case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) against Puri and others on Monday night based on CBI’s FIR.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath has said that the arrest of his nephew Ratul Puri is “purely mala fide” action.(ANI Photo)
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath has said that the arrest of his nephew Ratul Puri is “purely mala fide” action.(ANI Photo)

‘Purely mala fide action’: Kamal Nath on nephew Ratul Puri’s arrest

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2020 10:18 PM IST
Ratul Puri was arrested in connection with a money laundering case concerning an alleged bank fraud of Rs 354 crore, officials familiar with the matter said.
The Central Bureau of Investigation on Sunday conducted searches at six places.(HT image)
The Central Bureau of Investigation on Sunday conducted searches at six places.(HT image)

CBI searches 6 places in Delhi

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON AUG 19, 2019 05:07 AM IST
An FIR was registered on Saturday following a complaint by the Central Bank of India. CBI said in a statement that it carried out searches at six locations including the residences of the accused directors.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) headquarters.(Reuters Photo)
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) headquarters.(Reuters Photo)

US economist David Lipton named as interim leader of IMF

Washington | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON JUL 03, 2019 05:43 AM IST
“We accept Ms. Lagarde’s decision to relinquish her IMF responsibilities temporarily during the nomination period,” the board said.
The NPCI has spoken to the ministry to revise the interchange fee and they have made certain recommendations(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The NPCI has spoken to the ministry to revise the interchange fee and they have made certain recommendations(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Your ATM stays; charges likely to go up

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Vivina Vishwanathan
UPDATED ON APR 09, 2019 11:38 AM IST
There are three types of ATM deployment models –banks deployed ATMs, ATMs managed by ATM companies and ATMs managed in smaller cities.
People look at a screen displaying the Sensex results on the facade of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai.(REUTERS FILE PHOTO)
People look at a screen displaying the Sensex results on the facade of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai.(REUTERS FILE PHOTO)

Sensex, Nifty ends marginally lower over weak global cues

Mumbai | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 05:42 PM IST
Amid weak global cues, the Indian equity indices ended with marginal losses on Friday after trading in a range for a major part of the session.
PMPML staff sorting coins at Narveer Tanaji Wadi depot, Shivajinagar on Friday.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)
PMPML staff sorting coins at Narveer Tanaji Wadi depot, Shivajinagar on Friday.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)

Pune’s PMPML has no room for loose change worth Rs53 lakh

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Parth Welankar
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 03:55 PM IST
Since October 3, the Central Bank of India, which holds the account of PMPML has refused to accept coin deposits from the PMPML citing lack of space
Since October 4, the Central Bank of India has refused to accept coin deposits from the PMPML citing lack of space. This public sector bank holds the account of the PMPML.(HT PHOTO)
Since October 4, the Central Bank of India has refused to accept coin deposits from the PMPML citing lack of space. This public sector bank holds the account of the PMPML.(HT PHOTO)

Coins: Headache for Pune’s transport body as Central bank refuses its deposits

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shalaka Shinde and Parth Welankar
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 03:14 PM IST
Central Bank refuses coin deposit from PMPML leading to pile-up of at least 15 lakh in coins
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