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  1. China's consumer price index (CPI), a key gauge of retail inflation, fell 0.5 percent on-year

    Commentary: Why prices are going haywire and could trigger a surge in inflation

    Today’s low inflation forecasts are thus no guarantee that inflation will actually remain low, says UBS Chairman Axel A Weber.
  2. Calls have been rising in Switzerland for the goverment to borrow more to finance pandemic aid

    Swiss spooked by using debt to prop up economy

    Germany, which is known for strict budgets, has tapped debt markets to prop up its virus-hit economy, while neighbouring Switzerland has ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: The welcome screen for the Robinhood App is displayed on a screen

    Exclusive: Robinhood explores raising more debt to fulfill Reddit-fueled order frenzy - sources

    Robinhood, the U.S. online broker that has emerged as a gateway for amateur traders challenging Wall Street hedge funds, has held talks with banks ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Former Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks during a panel discussion in Atlanta

    Yellen's call to 'act big' reflects long re-think on big government debt

    At U.S. Treasury Secretary-designate Janet Yellen's confirmation hearing Tuesday she nodded to the need for the federal debt to be put on a ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: U.S. president-elect Joe Biden announces his science team in Wilmington, Delaware

    Trump's parting gifts to Biden: Roaring stocks, a weaker dollar, tons of debt

    When he assumes office on Wednesday, President-elect Joe Biden will inherit a stock market near all-time highs, along with a gaping budget ...
  6. In Con FY20 Ep 12
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    Ep 12: Angel Gurría, OECD, Secretary-General

    As the first of the vaccines gets approval for mass use, are we finally turning the corner in the fight against COVID-19? Will 2021 be a year of ...
  7. Insight FY2021 ep 30
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    Ep 30: Poverty In Asia: Pakistan

    Pakistan has made remarkable progress in lifting its people out of poverty in the last 30 years. But COVID-19 has dealt a severe blow to its ...
  8. China Economy

    Commentary: China’s economy has room to grow more despite COVID-19 lurking

    China’s economy is likely grow by around 2 per cent in 2020 significantly faster than the other major economies, which are facing contractions, ...