Posts Tagged ‘debt’

Jet Airways lenders to sell up to 75% stake

NEW DELHI • Jet Airways India Ltd’s lenders invited initial bids to buy as much as 75% of the debt-laden carrier, starting a process that will determine ...

1MDB, DanaInfra add RM28b to govt liabilities in 2018

Out of the overall amount, RM124.5b were directly guaranteed debt for 8 firms owned by MoF Inc
by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS THE ...

Qatar returns to the bond markets with a 3-part offering

By BLOOMBERG
DUBAI • Qatar, known for its jumbo debt offerings, is returning to international capital markets with a three-part dollar bond sale. It ...

Realty cash crunch risk for struggling India shadow banks

By BLOOMBERG
MUMBAI • India’s property developers are finding it hard to borrow money, raising the prospect of a wave of debt defaults from the sector ...

Bond traders brace for March madness as US debt cap returns

By BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK • Treasury traders are bracing for their own outbreak of March madness, with a plethora of risks on the radar, including the ...

Souring deals put China’s Belt and Road dreams under pressure

The growing wariness toward Chinese largess adds another complication to Xi’s effort to manage an economic slowdown
BEIJING • Chinese President Xi ...

PG&E files for bankruptcy with more than RM205b in debt

By BLOOMBERG
SAN FRANCISCO • A series of devastating wildfires that killed more than 100 people and scorched hundreds of thousands of acres in ...

Modi’s record debt sales before polls to pressure Indian bonds

MUMBAI • After posting the best quarter in four years, Indian bonds are pitted against a familiar foe: Likely record debt sales by the government to ...

Farewell to the Goldilocks economy?

Overall, 2019 looks likely to be a more challenging year for the Muslim world
by PROF DR OBIYATHULLA ISMATH BACHA / pic by BLOOMBERG In 2018, the ...

US student loan debt sets record, doubles since 2009

WASHINGTON • US student loan debt outstanding reached a record US$1.47 trillion (RM6.12 trillion) last month and one particular set of borrowers is having ...

China to expand budget deficit amid trade war risks

While policymakers have taken a series of steps, high debt levels make broad-based stimulus less likely
by BLOOMBERG BEIJING • China’s policymakers are ...

UK mulls ‘no-interest loans’ to curb problem debt

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • The UK government will develop plans to offer no-interest loans for low-income borrowers as part of a package of measures ...