IMF warns of global economic "storm" as growth undershoots
Last month, IMF lowered its global economic growth forecast for this year from 3.7 to 3.5 per cent.
IMF chief warns of high Arab public debt
Lagarde said public debt among Arab oil importing nations had increased from 64 percent to 85 percent of Gross Domestic Product in the decade since 2008.
Financial Action Task Force to be given dossier to blacklist Pakistan for terror links
The FATF blacklist means the country concerned is "non-cooperative" in the global fight against money laundering and terrorist financing.
IMF Lagarde says oil exporters have not fully recovered from oil shock, cautions against "white elephant projects"
Lagarde said the uncertainty in the growth outlook for oil exporters also reflected moves by countries to shift rapidly toward renewable energy over the new few decades.
Market Movers: IMF warns of economic storm; US-China to resume talks next week & tax on indirect investment in global cos
A lowdown on top macro triggers that may move market on February 11, 2019.
View: India should counter Pakistan through a full spectrum of relentless actions
Instead of treating Pakistan as an occasional threat, India should counter it through a full spectrum of relentless actions.
Forex reserve again tops $400 billion level
In the previous week, the reserves had increased by $1.497 billion to $398.178 billion.
Pakistan cuts 2017/18 economic growth estimate to 5.2 per cent
The revision of figures reported by the previous government underlines the economic headwinds facing Pakistan which is holding discussions over a possible bailout from the International Monetary Fund.
Indian IT firms are budgeting for a year of slowdown: Kotak
Indian IT cos were budgeting for a year of slowdown fearing a disorderly Brexit and a potential US recession.
Nothing's taboo for new IMF Chief Economist, first woman in job
The shift is likely to continue under Gopinath, who became the first woman to hold one of the most influential jobs in economics when she took over from Maurice Obstfeld this month.
India must stick to fiscal math: Gita Gopinath, IMF
“India is one of the few countries for which our estimates point to increase in growth rate for 2019.”
Risk of sharper global growth decline has increased: IMF's Christine Lagarde
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Monday that the risk of a sharper slowdown in global growth had increased, even if recession was not yet around the corner. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland after the IMF trimmed its 2019 and 2020 global growth forecasts, Lagarde urged policymakers to address economic vulnerabilities, especially by reducing high government debt.
IMF cuts global growth outlook, cites trade war and weak Europe
The new forecasts, released ahead of this week's gathering of world leaders and business executives in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, show that policymakers may need to come up with plans to deal with an end to years of solid global growth.
It is going to be a very strong 2019 and 2020 for iron ore and crude: Peter McGuire, XM Australia
Rallies in iron ore and crude prices are likely to continue, says McGuire.
Cash in circulation now more than pre-demonetisation level
The acceleration of CIC since late-2017 has resulted in leakage of liquidity from the banking system.