Apr 24, 2017 at 09:07 | Source: Reuters
The memorandum of understanding signed at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund spring meetings in Washington comes a year after the two multilateral lenders established mechanisms for cost-sharing and co-financing of investment projects.
Apr 24, 2017 at 08:50 | Source: PTI
Global economic outlook has changed for the better with some silver linings finally emerging, Jaitley said at the meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC).
Apr 24, 2017 at 08:45 | Source: PTI
The bank said further improvements in the global outlook will require policies that foster inclusive and sustainable growth, address financial vulnerabilities, said the communique issued by the Development Committee at the finance ministers and central bank governors who met here for the annual Spring Meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
Apr 22, 2017 at 12:16 | Source: PTI
Jaitley, who holds the additional charge of the Defence Ministry, said the Union Government has made the initial policy changes while some more are being planned.
Apr 21, 2017 at 16:07 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Rising corporate debt continues to be a risk to the growth. The report says while emerging markets (EMs) are now better equipped to handle headwinds, rising corporate debt poses a threat.
Apr 21, 2017 at 10:13 | Source: PTI
"As far as China is concerned, there are clearly good numbers coming out that are certainly a result of some stimulus, some encouragement from the Chinese authorities," IMF chief Christine Lagarde said at a news conference held at the beginning of the annual Spring Meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
Apr 21, 2017 at 09:55 | Source: PTI
The latest World Economic Report, she noted, has forecasted growth in 2017 at 3.5 per cent and in 2018 at 3.6 percent.
Apr 21, 2017 at 09:44 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Brigade Enterprises' board will meet on April 25 to explore fund raising options by way of GDR/ADR/public issue/private placement/rights issue/preferential allotment/QIP/any other permitted mode, through domestic and/or international offering as may be permitted under applicable law.
Apr 20, 2017 at 13:23 | Source: PTI
"China is a key contributor to global growth but also has notable vulnerabilities. Credit in relation to China's economy has more than doubled in less than a decade, to over 200 per cent. Credit booms this big can be dangerous," Tobias Adrian, Financial Counsellor and Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Monetary and Capital Markets Department said yesterday.
Apr 20, 2017 at 11:22 | Source: Reuters
The International Monetary Fund and World Bank spring meetings bring the two multilateral institutions' 189 members face-to-face with Trump's "America First" agenda for the first time, just two blocks from the White House.