Adding to the hawkish
stance was dissension from Thomas Hoenig.
The optimism regarding Kuroda's hawkish
address suggests that any potential further easing will be delayed (if at all) for at least the next quarter.
The bank's relatively hawkish
recent stance has frustrated some of Putin's allies who want looser monetary policy.
In an environment of slower economic growth and muted underlying inflation pressure, we expect the CBR to abandon its hawkish
rhetoric and end the tightening mini-cycle.
What has set the cat among pigeons is the hawkish
stance adopted by the Reserve Bank of India towards inflation.
Andrew Sentance, who for some time has maintained a hawkish
stance on the need to start raising interest rates, is to step down from the MPC after this month's meeting.
A slew of recent hawkish
comments by Fed officials have already boosted market expectations that the U.
The pound was boosted by a hawkish
speech from Bank of England policymaker Andrew Sentance, who stepped up his case in favour of an interest rate hike.
stock market struggled the entire Wednesday session on weak economic data and then declined in earnest after hawkish
comments from Thomas Hoenig, President of the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank.
Summary: US Mideast envoy George Mitchell pressed the two-state solution on Thursday to Israeli officials, where hawkish
new Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu opposes a Palestinian state.
Netanyahu, head of the hawkish
Likud party, whom President Shimon Peres asked on Friday to form a new ruling coalition, vowed to press on with efforts to persuade centrist leader Livni, Israel's foreign minister, to join him in a government.
Tuesday's Chinese media reports focused on Aso's upcoming domestic political battles rather than his hawkish
image on the diplomatic front.