BEIJING, April 19- China's central bank on Sunday cut the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves, the second industry-wide cut in two months, adding more liquidity to the world's second-biggest economy to help spur bank lending and combat slowing growth. The People's Bank of China lowered the reserve requirement ratio for all banks by 100 basis points-...» Read More
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