India to retain top position in remittances with $80 billion: World Bank
India is followed by China ($67 billion), Mexico and Philippines ($34 billion each), according to World Bank.
Child marriage costs countries billions in lost earnings: World Bank
Estimates for 12 countries suggest some $63 billion (55.5 billion euros)...
Pakistan-India trade much below full potential of $37 billion: World Bank
Sanjay Kathuria, lead economist and author of the document, talking...
Paris Agreement: Differences on finance and transparency issues persist
UN climate change boss Patricia Espinosa said that there is a “strong sense of urgency about the need to act as soon as possible”.
World Bank promises USD 200 bn in 2021-25 climate cash
Southern hemisphere countries fighting the impact of warming temperatures are nonetheless pushing northern counterparts for firmer commitments.
SoftBank Vision Fund onboards Facebook exec Kirthiga Reddy as Venture Partner
Reddy, an alum of Syracuse University and Stanford Graduate School of Business, and who will be based in in the Vision Fund’s Silicon Valley office in San Carlos.
Oyo will be the world's largest hotel chain by 2023: CEO Ritesh Agarwal
Oyo, which began with one hotel in Gurgaon in 2013, has grown to over 330,000 rooms in 500 cities globally. While India was its first playground, it now has more rooms in China.
China warns Canada of consequences if it does not release Huawei CFO
China said that the arrest was a severe violation of a Chinese citizens’ legitimate rights and interests.
The challenges behind Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank & Dena Bank merger
The task at hand for Jayakumar, Sankara Narayanan and Karnam Sekar is of monstrous proportions.
Krishnamurthy Subramanian: ISB professor is India's new chief economic advisor
A PhD from Chicago-Booth and a top-ranking IIT-IIM alumnus, Subramanian is a top economy expert.
Citing IL&FS mess, Arvind Subramanian calls for AQR on all NBFCs
Stressing on the need for the Reserve Bank to function in an autonomous way, he also hit out at the recent "politicisation" of the issue, saying it is detrimental to the country's interests.
Financial sector regulations must reflect market dynamics: Uday Kotak
Kotak said as financial sector remains highly leveraged, the role of risk management assumer higher importance.
As bitcoin trading shifts shape, big money stays away
Monthly cryptocurrency trading volumes at major exchanges reached $235.8 billion in Nov.
Huawei arrest tests China’s leaders as fear and anger grip elite
Xi has not publicly commented on Meng’s detention, but the Chinese Foreign Ministry has objected forcefully.
No year-end party for D-Street; Nifty50 headed for a dull end
Markets will remain extremely volatile next week due to the election outcome.