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US removes India from its currency monitoring list; China, Japan stay

India maintains ample reserves according to the IMF metrics for reserve adequacy

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Press Trust of India Washington
The Trump administration on Tuesday removed India from its currency monitoring list of major trading partners, citing certain developments and steps being taken by New Delhi which address some of its major concerns.

Switzerland is the other nation that has been removed by the US from its currency monitoring list which among others include China, Japan, South Korea, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam.
 
“India has been removed from the monitoring list in this report, having met only one out of three criteria – a significant bilateral surplus with the US – for two consecutive reports,” the Treasury Department

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First Published: May 29 2019 | 9:26 AM IST

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