A hooligan on a bet knocked out a random passerby in St. Petersburg

The incident happened the day before. The police received a message about the hospitalization in serious condition of a 31-year-old resident of the house on Khudozhnikov Avenue. It was established that the attacker argued with his acquaintance that with one blow he would “knock out” a random passerby. .

Turkey’s central bank lowers key rate to 13%

Due to the slowdown in economic activity, the Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) lowered its key rate by 100 basis points to 13%. The rate has been at 14% since December 2021. The Turkish lira fell against the dollar on the back of the regulator’s decision. “The leading indicators for the third quarter point to … Read more

The Fed will continue to raise rates until inflation falls

The US Federal Reserve System, acting as the central bank, plans to continue raising the base interest rate until inflation in the country starts to decrease. This was reported in the minutes of the meeting of the Fed’s steering committee on the open market, which took place on July 26-27. The Fed believes that the … Read more

AI will be put on download // It is proposed to help import substitution by copying from foreign repositories

Russia, not being a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) technology, continues to depend on foreign developments, so under the conditions of sanctions, the issue of import substitution in this area is very acute, experts from the Center for Strategic Research (CSR) and the NTI Competence Center for Storage and Analysis Technologies note big data MSU. … Read more

The Bank of England made its bet // The British regulator supported the trend towards tightening monetary policy

The Bank of England on Thursday, following the US Federal Reserve System and the European Central Bank, decisively raised the interest rate – by 50 basis points at once, to 1.75% per annum. This was the most significant increase in the indicator over the past 27 years. In this way, the regulator is trying to … Read more

The US Federal Reserve raised the base interest rate to 2.25-2.5% per annum

The US Federal Reserve System (FRS) raised the base interest rate for the second time in a row – by 0.75%, to 2.25-2.5% per annum. The last time the regulator raised the rate on June 15 was also 0.75%, to 1.5–1.75%. . In support of these goals, the Committee has decided to raise the target … Read more

Fed keeps step // Key rate raised again by 0.75 percentage points

The US Federal Reserve System (FRS) Wednesday, July 27, again raised the key rate, bringing it to the range of 2.25-2.5% per annum. As in June, the increase was “non-standard” 0.75 percentage points. Explaining his decision, the regulator, as before, referred to the rise in inflation in the United States – in June it accelerated … Read more

The Central Bank stepped over analysts // The key rate was reduced from 9.5% to 8%

On July 22, the Central Bank (CB) refuted analysts’ forecasts and lowered the key rate much more decisively than they expected: by 1.5 percentage points at once, from 9.5% to 8% per annum. Thus, the regulator reacted to the significant strengthening of the ruble and the decline in annual inflation. A significant reduction in the … Read more