The primary aim will be to keep the inflation rate under control and reviving economic growth. But will COVID-19 force the RBI MPC to cut rates to revive growth or will RBI stick to its target of maintaining the inflation rate. … [Read more...] about 3 Point Analysis | RBI MPC Meet: Another interest rate cut on the cards?
Satav, who is a former Youth Congress president and the party's Gujarat in-charge, made these remarks in presence of senior Congress leaders, who were also ministers during the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-II regime. According to the report, some of the leaders interpreted the remarks as an attack against them. … [Read more...] about Congress veterans stress on introspection at meeting convened by Sonia Gandhi, young MPs say start with yourself
As per the RBI Act 1934, the MPC is required to meet at least four times in a year. For the financial year 2020-21, the committee was scheduled to meet five times-- June 3-5, August 4-6, September 29-30 to October 1, December 2-4 and February 3-5 2021. However, the June meeting was advanced to May 20-22 in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. … [Read more...] about RBI MPC meet Aug 4-6: What happened at policy meets earlier in 2020
However, several experts, including from banks, have opined the RBI may go for yet another reduction in repo rate of at least 25 bps on August 6. Higher prices of food items especially meat, fish, cereals, and pulses pushed the retail inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) to 6.09 percent in June. The government has tasked the RBI to keep inflation at 4 percent (+, – 2 percent). The central bank mainly factors in CPI while arriving at its monetary policy. … [Read more...] about RBI’s MPC meets next week amid urgency to revive growth
Her first clip, ported to her Twitter account, was liked 440,000 times and shared over 150,000 times. Developers have chimed in in the comments, thanking Viers for the demonstrations, and even requesting that she demo certain accessibility features. Because as Viers points out, it’s one thing for developers to read technical documentation about building an app for visual impairment, and it’s a whole other thing to actually witness a blind person putting that technology to work. The videos offer an informal education for developers and designers alike. … [Read more...] about Meet the Youtuber who’s schooling developers on how blind people really use tech