USA

US Central Bank Postpones Anticipated Rate Hike

September 17, 2015 08:43 PM
Embed
This program will begin at
This program has ended and is being processed for playback.

The U.S. central bank says record-low interest rates will remain unchanged for now. Thursday's much-anticipated decision came as the Fed is trying to balance improving U.S. labor market conditions with concerns about the impact of slowing global growth. For the markets, the result was more volatility. VOA's Mil Arcega reports.