Business FM Arun Jaitley announces 5 steps to stem rupee slide Updated : September 17, 2018 11:07 AM IST Measures aimed at easing conditions related to external commercial borrowings, hedging conditions for infrastructure loans, and loosing restrictions on masala bonds. The moves follow sharp declines in the rupee, which has weakened about 12 percent this year amid higher oil prices and an emerging markets sell-off. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.