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India’s external debt has witnessed a decline of 1.6% to US$ 521.2 billion at end-December 2018 over its level at end-March 2018, on account of the decrease in commercial borrowings and trade credit. Further: There had been a valuation gain in external debt as at end December 2018 due to the depreciation of the US dollar vis-a-vis the ..
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Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Bank of Japan have signed a bilateral swap agreement. The agreement was negotiated during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Tokyo last year. Bilateral Swap Agreement The Swap agreement will provide India access to 75 billion US dollars against the 50 billion dollars under earlier BSA. Under ..
The RBI data shows that Indian Foreign Exchange Reserves have been increased by USD 1.497 billion to reach USD 398.178 billion for the week to January 25. This increase has been attributed to a jump in core currency assets. Why the Foreign Exchange Reserves frequently fluctuate? The Foreign Exchange Reserves are expressed in terms of the US dollars are ..