Strong and united Europe necessity for the world: Obama
Apr 25, 2016 at 17:34 | Source:
Hanover: US President Barack Obama made an impassioned plea for European unity in the face of rising populism and scepticism Monday, warning this was a "defining moment" for the continent."A strong and united Europe is a necessity for ...
IMF outlines three-pronged approach to avert recession risks
Apr 14, 2016 at 22:47 | Source:
Washington: The IMF on Thursday called for the adoption of a three-pronged approach with monetary, fiscal and structural actions to avert recession risks and enhance global financial stability even as it singled out India as a "bright spot"...
China's jump in exports soothes growth fears, boosts markets| Reuters
Apr 13, 2016 at 23:45 | Source:
BEIJING China's exports in March returned to growth for the first time in nine months, adding to further signs of stabilisation in the world's second-largest economy that cheered regional investors.March exports rose a blistering 11.5 percent from a ...
Italy's Renzi signs potentially huge business deals in Iran| Reuters
Apr 13, 2016 at 05:30 | Source:
ROME Italy and Iran signed deals potentially worth billions on Tuesday when Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visited Tehran seeking a strong Italian foothold in a nation hungry for infrastructure investment as it emerges from financial isolation.Renzi was...
India to notch up to 7.5 percent growth in 201617: IMF
Apr 12, 2016 at 19:28 | Source:
Washington: Driven by private consumption and increased industrial activity, India's growth is projected tonotch up to 7.5 per cent in 201617, overtaking China's GDP by more than 1 per cent, the IMF said today.Retaining its last October forecast, the...
Trump lacks foreign policy team, spurns criticism from abroad| Reuters
Mar 08, 2016 at 23:32 | Source:
WASHINGTON Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump acknowledged on Tuesday he did not yet have a foreign policy team and dismissed criticism that his harsh rhetoric on immigration and threats to gut global trade deals would damage America's...
China's annual parliament meets under economic clouds | Reuters
Mar 05, 2016 at 02:15 | Source:
BEIJING China commences its once-a-year parliamentary session this weekend to map out plans for dealing with a wobbling economy and worries the ruling Communist Party is losing its credibility as a competent manager.Overhanging this year's sitting ar...
Budget 2016: Key highlights that you and me should know about
Feb 29, 2016 at 16:15 | Source:
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday delivered his third Budget speech in Parliament."I am presenting this Budget when the global economy is in serious crisis. Global growth has slowed down from 3.4% in 2014 to 3.1% in 2015. Financial m...