title=”POLL-Bank of Israel unlikely to raise rates, not clear when it might” data-text=”POLL-Bank of Israel unlikely to raise rates, not clear when it might” dir=”auto” class=”headline”>Bank of Israel unlikely to raise rates, not clear when it might

By Steven Scheer JERUSALEM, Aug 28 : The Bank of Israel is expected to leave short-term interest rates unchanged again this week, with markets seeking clues as to when rates will start to rise. All 10 economists in a Reuters poll said the central bank would keep its benchmark rate at 0.1 percent — where […]

Thai cbank stands pat, raises growth forecasts a little

By Orathai Sriring and Kitiphong Thaichareon BANGKOK, June 20 : Thailand’s central bank on Wednesday held its benchmark interest rate, as widely expected, and raised its forecasts for growth and exports this year, saying Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy continues to gain traction. Thailand has kept policy settings unchanged for more than three years. A current […]