Discussion focused on causes of global slowdown: FM Sitharaman on IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings
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Global economic risks reinforce need to strengthen multilateral global co-operation, besides govt initiatives: Sitharaman
She stated that in pursuing investment-led growth, one should not neglect sustainability, efficiency and transparency in debt and tax policies. She said IMF should provide solutions that are specific to important growth geographies.
World Bank President David Malpass to visit India, Pakistan later this month
On the recent growth rate projections by the IMF and World Bank, President David Malpass refrained from giving any response and said that there's a range of opinions on this.
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India halved its poverty rate since 1990s: World Bank
The country has achieved annual growth exceeding seven per cent over the last 15 years, halved its poverty rate since the 1990s, and enjoyed strong improvements in most human development outcomes, the World Bank said.
Global growth depends on India and China's performance: Nirmala Sitharaman
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that a rise in interest rates that have fallen due to a global economic slowdown ...
G20 must ensure collective action to accelerate global growth: Nirmala Sitharaman
Finance Minister gave a clarion call for concerted action in the face of global slowdown and highlighted that emerging market economies in particular face the challenge of achieving economic growth and inclusive development.
World Bank cuts India's growth projection to 6 per cent
In 2018-19, the growth rate of the country stood at 6.9 per cent.
We will be back to the growth rate we deserve in near future, says CEA Subramanian
There are some short term blips but in the long run, the fundamentals remain strong.
BJP changed GDP figures, concealed facts, lied but nothing seems to be working: Priyanka Gandhi
Priyanka Gandhi's comments are in the wake of IMF's slashing of India's GDP growth projection for the year 2019 to 6.1 per cent, which is 1.2 per cent down from its April projections.
View: Where the Global Hunger Index 2019 went wrong in India's case
The Global Hunger Index ranking doesn’t reflect significant improvements by India on four key indicators.
IMF urges largest economies to be prepared to engage in coordinated policy action
Most countries around the world do have positive costs associated with financing their public debts. And as a matter of fact, most countries around the world have rising public debt to GDP and debt service ratios, said Vitor Gaspar of IMF.
IMF heightens warnings on corporate debt following central bank cuts
The IMF singled out rising risks in corporate and non-bank financial sectors as a source of concern.
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