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Economic Stimulus: Size Matters, But Direction, Velocity, And Target Key To Revival

Amid the extraordinary calamity, the Prime minister must reach out, ensure the healing touch. In a ‘deprived and scarcity’ environment nothing works better than a sense of financial security, and the confidence that the state will ‘provide’.

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The Second Wave in Need of a Second Economic Stimulus

It has been found that MSMEs benefited most from the Centre's sovereign credit guarantee scheme and so a similar scheme should be announced by states to provide the much-needed liquidity shot to MSMEs.

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US, Japan Set For Recovery In Second Half Of 2021, IMF Chief Economist Says

The International Monetary Fund is expected to revise its World Economic Outlook forecasts on Jan. 26. In October, it forecast a 4.4% global GDP contraction for 2020, followed by a rebound to growth of 5.2% for 2021.

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Euro Jumps As ECB Goes Easy, Stocks Little Changed

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 8.16 points, or 0.03%, to 30,060.65, the S&P 500 gained 5.43 points, or 0.15%, to 3,678.25 and the Nasdaq Composite added 90.81 points, or 0.74%, to 12,429.77.

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Japan's PM Announces $708 Billion In Fresh Stimulus

Japan's economy, the world's third-largest, rebounded in July-September from its worst postwar contraction in the second quarter, though many analysts expect a third wave of COVID-19 infections to keep any recovery modest.

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Asian Shares Edge Lower But Stimulus, Vaccine Hopes Provide Support

Shares in China fell 0.22%. Tokyo stocks fell 0.17% after setting a new 29-year high. South Korean shares bucked the trend and rose 1.11% due to signs of an increase in semiconductor demand.

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India Announces Economic Stimulus To Boost Demand By $10 Billion

The government will allow its employees to spend tax-exempt travel allowances on goods and services, Nirmala Sitharaman, India's finance minister told a news briefing.

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India Announces Economic Stimulus To Boost Demand By $10 Billion

India's federal government said last month it would stick to revised borrowing target of 12 trillion rupees ($163.78 billion) in the current fiscal year ending March, against an earlier estimate of 7.8 trillion rupees.

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Economic Stimulus And Its Implication

There are some keys steps like amending the Essential Commodities Act wherein cereals, oil, potatoes and onion will be out of the ambit. Farmers would benefit in terms of pricing and these measures may encourage help in deurbanization to some extent.

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‘Force Majeure’ Under RERA- A Step To Combat Covid Disruption

The COVID pandemic resulting in lockdown has practically stalled up all the on-going site construction work, bringing projects to the grind halt.

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