Economic stimulus

March 08, 2018 - 7:54 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the European Central Bank's monetary policy meeting (all times local): 1:45 p.m. The European Central Bank has tweaked its main monetary policy statement — a hint that it is getting closer to withdrawing a key economic stimulus program. The bank on Thursday...
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In this Monday, March 5, 2018 photo the sun is reflected in the windows of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany. The ECB governing council meets on Thursday March 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
March 08, 2018 - 5:39 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Markets are waiting to see whether the European Central Bank will drop any hints about when its economic stimulus will end. ECB President Mario Draghi is to hold a news conference after a meeting Thursday of the bank's 25-member governing council. The bank isn't expected...
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February 26, 2018 - 10:40 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the eurozone economy still needs abundant stimulus to raise inflation to more normal levels even in the midst of a strengthening recovery. Draghi said Monday that "patience and persistence" are still needed in monetary policy...
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February 08, 2018 - 10:18 am
MONTICELLO, N.Y. (AP) — A Catskills casino promoted as economic boost to this old resort area has opened in an increasingly competitive regional market. Resorts World Catskills debuted Thursday in the heart of the old "Borscht Belt." It features more than 150 table games and 2,150 slot machines...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 file photo, President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi speaks during a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany. Draghi says it's too soon to declare victory over weak inflation — indicating it's too early to set a definite end date for the bank's money-printing stimulus despite a strengthening economy. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)
February 05, 2018 - 12:59 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi said Monday that it's too soon to declare victory over weak inflation — indicating it would be premature to set a definite end date for the bank's money-printing stimulus despite a strengthening economy. Draghi's statement to a...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 file photo, President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi speaks during a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany. Draghi says it's too soon to declare victory over weak inflation — indicating it's too early to set a definite end date for the bank's money-printing stimulus despite a strengthening economy. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)
February 05, 2018 - 12:00 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says it's too soon to declare victory over weak inflation — indicating it would be premature to set a definite end date for the bank's money-printing stimulus despite a strengthening economy. Draghi's statement Monday to a session of...
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February 05, 2018 - 6:25 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Economists at the European Central Bank say that the U.S. corporate tax cut should lift the world's largest economy in the short term but warn it could erode the tax base in European countries by intensifying global competition for lower rates. Their short article,...
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February 05, 2018 - 5:25 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Economists at the European Central Bank say that the U.S. corporate tax cut should lift the world's largest economy in the short term but could erode the tax base in European countries by intensifying global competition for lower rates. Their short article, released Monday...
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Eurogroup President and Portugal's Finance Minister Mario Centeno, left and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi arrive for an Eurogroup finance ministers meeting at the EU Council in Brussels on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
January 25, 2018 - 8:52 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the European Central Bank's monetary policy meeting (all times local): 2:55 p.m. European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the eurozone economy still needs support to keep raising the rate of inflation toward healthier levels. Draghi said Thursday that "an...
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Eurogroup President and Portugal's Finance Minister Mario Centeno, left and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi arrive for an Eurogroup finance ministers meeting at the EU Council in Brussels on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
January 25, 2018 - 7:48 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank has left its interest rates and policy stance unchanged amid predictions that it will soon start signaling a definite exit from its extraordinary stimulus efforts as the economy strengthens in the 19-country eurozone. The bank's 25-member...
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