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Indo-US ties need stronger economic bond to realise full potential

Apr 20 2018

The India-US relationship cannot realise its full potential without stronger economic bond, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has said.

ECB still needs to provide copious stimulus: IMF's Thomsen

Apr 20 2018

The ECB should continue to provide ample stimulus but some nations in the emerging part of Europe will have to normalise monetary policy quicker, Poul Thomsen said.

US-China trade row threatens global confidence: IMF's Lagarde

Apr 19 2018

The biggest danger from the U.S.-China trade dispute is the threat to global confidence and investment, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said.

World Bank capital boost does not specify China lending cut: Kim

Apr 19 2018

World Bank Prez Jim Yong Kim said that a plan to strengthen the multilateral lender’s capital base does not specify reductions in loans to China or any other countries.

Countries should work to promote open trade system: IMF's Lagarde

Apr 19 2018

Cautioning that escalation of trade conflicts and financial market volatility, Lagarde said countries should work to promote an open and rules based trade system.

IMF chief economist says there is still time to avoid trade war

Apr 17 2018

International Monetary Fund chief economist Maurice Obstfeld said there was still time for the US and China to avoid a trade war through multilateral negotiations.

India must create 8.1 mn jobs annually, says WB report

Apr 16 2018

India needs to create 8.1 mn jobs a year to maintain its employment rate, said a World Bank report.

World Bank, IFC to host VC roundtable in Goa in June: Prabhu

Apr 16 2018

World Bank and its investment arm, IFC, will host global venture capitalists in Goa in June for a roundtable on nurturing the startup ecosystem in the state.

Watching Air India stake sale process 'closely': IFC

Apr 15 2018

As the govt awaits expression of interest for Air India stake sale, IFC has said it is "watching the process closely and may get involved at a later stage".

AIIB to invest $140 mn on rural connectivity in MP

Apr 12 2018

AIIB has approved a $140 million loan for enhancing rural connectivity in MP that will benefit around 1.5 million rural residents through improved mobility.

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