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Pakistan to receive USD 2.1 billion loan from China by Monday: Official

Islamabad is also in talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout package.

22 Mar 2019 4:37 PM

Greater efforts will be needed to reduce fiscal deficit: IMF mission chief for India

Interim budget envisages a slower pace of fiscal consolidation than previously planned: IMF mission chief for India

06 Feb 2019 10:25 AM

India slides to 7th largest GDP

Close behind France is India, the seventh largest economy worth $2.69 trillion, which is just $100 billion less than French economy.

24 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

SBI chief sees bad loan provision falling after two quarters

India’s banks have been plagued by a surge in non-performing loans which hit a record USD 150 billion at the end of March.

12 Oct 2018 5:23 PM

IMF flags financial stability

India’s debt is lower than the best or emerging market economies in the world, a top IMF official has said.

10 Oct 2018 11:56 PM


IMF says Pakistan hasn't approached it for financial assistance

Pak's Finance Ministry said on Monday government would seek to open talks with the IMF in Bali this week for emergency financial assistance.

09 Oct 2018 2:25 PM

Lauding GST, bankruptcy code, IMF forecasts India's 2018 growth at 7.3 pc

IMF predicts India's growth rate at 7.4 per cent in 2019, cuts China's growth forecast.

09 Oct 2018 8:33 AM

Gita Gopinath new IMF chief economist

Gopinath is co-editor of current Handbook of International Economics with former IMF economic counsellor Kenneth Rogoff.

02 Oct 2018 8:32 AM

Harvard professor Gita Gopinath appointed IMF chief economist

Gopinath will succeed Maurice (Maury) Obstfeld, who would retire at the end of 2018, the IMF said.

01 Oct 2018 8:47 PM

Bizarre: Imran Khan to ban cheese to boost Pakistan's economy, Twitter goes berserk

Pakistan PM has suggested import ban of cheese in bid to boost country’s struggling economy - prompting outrage from nation's pizza lovers.

15 Sep 2018 2:53 PM


Cash-strapped Pakistan eyeing IMF bailout?

Pakistan needed USD 11.7 billion to service its external debt in current fiscal year 2018-19.

11 Sep 2018 7:08 PM

India will get 27 per cent richer by increasing women workforce

The Indian economy has grown around seven percent for the last two decades.

17 Aug 2018 1:20 PM

GST ‘milestone reform’ but India should consider simpler rate structure: IMF

In its annual country report, IMF said that a dual rate structure can be progressive and preserve revenue neutrality.

08 Aug 2018 1:37 PM

IMF bailout of USD 3 bn of Pak would be a bad idea, says ex-US official

While Babbin expresses confidence that IMF would bail out Pak, he opines that there are 2 reasons why such action is not to be taken.

30 Jul 2018 9:49 PM

IMF slashes India's growth prediction to 7.3 per cent for 2018

Further, the international financial organisation forecasted a rate of growth of 7.8 per cent for 2019.

17 Jul 2018 10:48 AM


India’s forex reserve dips to $406b

The country’s reserve position with the IMF also declined by $8.7 million to $2.484 billion, the apex bank said.

07 Jul 2018 7:28 AM

Debunking a ghost town story

A new six-month visa will be introduced for job-seekers who overstayed their visa but wish to work in the country.

02 Jul 2018 5:12 AM

IMF suggests 3 steps for India to sustain its high growth rate

The IMF Board is tentatively scheduled to meet on July 18 for its annual India meeting.

29 Jun 2018 9:11 AM

IMF agrees to USD 50 billion deal to help Argentina's economy

Finance Minister Nicolas Dujovne said the funds would be available after the executive board meets June 20.

08 Jun 2018 12:36 PM

IMF urges Saudi Arabia to contain spending as deficit widens

Saudi Arabia has embarked on an ambitious reform drive, known as Vision 2030.

23 May 2018 6:41 PM