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IMF sees solid near-term global growth but risks beyond

The IMF raised its US forecast by two tenths for both years, to 2.9 per cent for 2018 and 2.7 per cent for 2019.

18 Apr 2018 1:09 PM

India's forex reserves rise to life-time high of USD 424.361 billion

In the previous week, the reserves had increased by USD 1.197 billion to USD 422.532 billion.

06 Apr 2018 7:22 PM

OBOR important project for regional cooperation, but entails risks too: IMF

The OBOR initiative focuses on improving connectivity and cooperation among Asian countries, Africa, China and Europe.

30 Mar 2018 8:36 PM

Unemployment major challenge for India but reforms would create jobs: IMF

Noting India has been one of the fastest growing economies, IMF said this has led to improvement in living standards, reducing poverty.

30 Mar 2018 9:39 AM

Forex reserves up by USD 1.96 billion to USD 421.720 billion

The reserves had touched a life-time high of USD 421.914 billion on February 9, FY18.

23 Feb 2018 6:11 PM


Tax-free promiseland disappearing: UAE, Saudi to impose VAT from 2018

Along with higher education in UAE, VAT will apply to food, clothes, electronics, gasoline, phone, water, electricity bills, hotel bookings.

27 Dec 2017 3:23 PM

IMF to update India's growth rate forecast in January

Recently US-based Moody's upgraded India's sovereign rating after a gap of 13 years to Baa2.

01 Dec 2017 9:53 AM

India undergoing 'exciting digital transformation': IMF official

Vitor Gaspar, Director of the IMF's Fiscal Affairs Department, said India is a case study in its new book on digital revolution.

16 Oct 2017 4:04 PM

IMF chief hails note ban, GST, says Indian economy on 'solid track'

The comment comes days after the IMF lowered its growth forecast for the current and the next year

15 Oct 2017 9:47 AM

This is what IMF suggests India to grow at a faster rate

Agency says India must tackle coporate and banking sector bad loans and initiate labour reforms.

14 Oct 2017 10:11 AM


Disappointing macro data hits markets

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday lowered India’s growth projection to 6.7 per cent in 2017.

12 Oct 2017 3:42 AM

PM’s economic council lists 10 priority areas for growth

The economic advisory council, formed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last month, held its first meeting on Wednesday.

12 Oct 2017 1:07 AM

Chinese Prez Xi welcomes Modi at Xiamen for 9th annual BRICS summit

Both Modi and Xi are expected to hold a bilateral meeting on Tuesday.

04 Sep 2017 8:27 AM

IMF keeps global growth forecasts; China, eurozone revised higher

Global gross domestic product would be 3.5 per cent in 2017 and 3.6 per cent in 2018.

24 Jul 2017 10:00 AM

Forex kitty dips USD 161.9 mn to USD 386.377 bn

Country's reserve position with the IMF too dipped by USD 3 million to USD 2.319 billion.

14 Jul 2017 6:19 PM


What is G20? All you need to know about leading powers' annual summit

The G20, first met for a summit in 2008 in Washington to discuss ways to achieve balanced and sustainable world economic growth.

05 Jul 2017 12:24 PM

Corruption: What are we to do?

A just and relatively honest society requires a system that inflicts swift and commensurate retribution on transgressors.

11 May 2017 3:46 AM

IMF expects India to grow by 2018-19

IMF is expecting India to grow by 7.7 per cent after disruptions caused by demonetisation,

09 May 2017 8:32 AM

GST to push Indian growth to over eight per cent: IMF

IMF adds that reforms being done is expected to pay off in terms of higher growth in future.

28 Apr 2017 12:19 PM

IMF says India will soon become fourth largest economy

However, country needs to surmount many challenges on its way to realising that goal, report said.

28 Apr 2017 11:55 AM