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  • Chidambaram to discuss United Bank crisis with RBI Governor 05-03-2014 05:36 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said he will discuss United Bank of India's bad loan crisis with the Reserve Bank Governor later this week. "United Bank is a special case. We will deal with that. It's not an alarming case...UBI issue will be discussed separately when the...
  • I am not superman: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan 13-10-2013 07:00 AM

    Washington: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, who has increasingly been portrayed as a "rock star" after occupying the current position, both in the national and international media, has said that he is "not a superman" acknowledging "little bit" of euphoria surrounding him. "Expectations are high. Clearly I am not a superman....
  • RBI governor Raghuram Rajan receives Deutsche Bank Prize 27-09-2013 11:42 AM

    Frankfurt: Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram G Rajan has been awarded the Fifth Deutsche Bank Prize for Financial Economics 2013, in recognition of his ground-breaking research work which influenced financial and macro-economic policies around the world. The academic prize is sponsored by the Deutsche Bank Donation Fund and carries...
  • RBI is anti-inflation, asserts governor Raghuram Rajan 20-09-2013 06:06 PM

    Asserting that Reserve Bank is "anti-inflation", new Governor Raghuram Rajan, on Friday, said partial easing of its recent liquidity tightening measures coupled with repo rate hike is supportive of growth, a remark that helped the markets trim losses. "Of course, we are anti-inflation...of course, our intent is to signal a...
  • The Last Word: What are the key challenges facing the new RBI governor? 04-09-2013 11:48 PM

    Raghuram Rajan, a suave, unflappable University of Chicago economist, stepped into the heart of the storm roiling India's economy on Thursday as the Reserve Bank of India's new governor and chief defender of a nose-diving rupee. The currency has plunged nearly 20 per cent since May as Asia's third-largest economy...
  • Raghuram Rajan to take over as RBI Governor on Wednesday 03-09-2013 03:46 PM

    Internationally renowned economist Raghuram Rajan will take over as RBI Governor on Wednesday and plunge straight into a fire-fight situation as the country battles a rapid fall in rupee, high inflation, low growth and burgeoning current account deficit (CAD). 50-year-old Rajan, a former chief economist with the International Monetary Fund...
  • High hopes riding on new RBI chief Raghuram Rajan 07-08-2013 05:48 PM

    Born in Bhopal in 1963, Raghuram Rajan has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, and a PhD in management from the MIT. ...
  • Subbarao faced hostile political environment: AK Bhattacharya 07-08-2013 04:16 PM

    Has the outgoing RBI Governor's tenure been beneficial for India? There are allegations that he stifled growth in his zeal to contain inflation? Or was it the only way to address the widening Current Account Deficit? Business Standard's editor AK Bhattacharya joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue....
  • PMEAC Chairman Rangarajan for curbs on speculation to check rupee fall 06-08-2013 07:38 PM

    New Delhi: Speculative activities in the forex market should be curbed and short-term measures are needed to take corrective action to arrest the fall in the rupee, which hit an all-time low, Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Chairman C Rangarajan said on Tuesday. The rupee dropped to a record...
  • Reserve Bank should transform into knowledge institution 04-07-2013 05:12 AM

    Chennai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) should transform into a knowledge institution to meet the challenges posed in the changing global economic scenario, said an official. "During the last five years the world has passed through an extraordinary economic crisis. The central banks across the world were blamed for...