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US Economy

Fed pivots to rate cuts as inflation heads toward 2% goal

Policymakers are now turning their focus to when to cut rates

Global Economy

Analysts not spooked by Fed's Halloween surprise

SINGAPORE (Oct 31): Just a day before Halloween, the US Federal Reserve spooked the market with its third interest rate cut in a row this year.

Global Economy

Vietnam’s surprise rate cut may spur growth amid credit worries

HANOI (July 10): Vietnam’s surprise lowering of interest rates for the first time in three years may help to support economic growth, but raises credit risks in a nation still grappling with a hangover of bad debt.