Poll-eve challenges

As Russia stands at the threshold of President Vladimir Putin’s re-election bid, it grapples with a nuanced economic narrative marked by both resilience and challenges.

Wheat Conundrum

On the wheat fields of the country, the connection between nature’s forces and human resilience takes centre-stage.

Moody’s downgrade

The recent shift in Moody’s outlook on the USA’s credit rating to “negative” from “stable” raises eyebrows and stirs the pot of economic discourse.

Economic tight-rope

India’s economic story has always been a complex tapestry of growth and inflation. Recent reports of a moderation in consumer price inflation to a four-month low of 4.8 per cent in October come as a breath of fresh air for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Centre.

Balancing Act

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has maintained its resolute stance on inflation control, holding the key lending rate at 6.5 per cent for the fourth consecutive policy meeting.