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Weak finances, fall in rupee pose herculean task to state

This will also be a huge factor when the time comes to repay the World Bank and ADB loan. 

published on : 16th November 2018

TiEcon 2018 from Friday

The seventh edition of TiEcon Kerala, Kerala’s largest entrepreneurs convention with a global perspective, will be held on Friday and Saturday.

published on : 13th November 2018

Eminent economist TN Srinivasan, advocate of 1991 reforms, passes away

The Padma Bhushan- awardee has also been mentor to incumbent RBI governmor, Urijit Patel.

published on : 12th November 2018

World Bank: 80% of Pakistan's poor live in rural areas

According to a World Bank report titled 'State of Water Supply, Sanitation and Poverty in Pakistan', Balochistan has by far the highest rural poverty rate with more than 62% of rural population.

published on : 11th November 2018

USD 172 million World Bank loan to increase agricultural productivity

he project will benefit over 200,000 families of poor and marginalised farmers,  agro-entrepreneurs, women and other vulnerable groups.

published on : 6th November 2018

India on the move: M Venkaiah Naidu tells diaspora in Malawi 

Naidu quoted the World Bank's 'Doing Business 2019' report which said that India, which advanced to 77th place in the global ranking, is now the region's top-ranked economy.

published on : 5th November 2018

Andhra Pradesh: World Bank sanctions Rs 138 crore for project

It was to be built on the 139 km stretch between Renigunta and Rayalacheruvu. Patrolling on the stretch has reduced the number of deaths, they said.

published on : 5th November 2018

World Bank Ease of Doing Business report limited study in two Indian cities: Chidambaram

In its annual 'Doing Business' 2019 report, World Bank has said India improved its rank on six out of the 10 parameters relating to starting and doing business in a country.

published on : 2nd November 2018

India can now hope to be in top 50: Jaitley on ease of doing business ranking

The BJP-led government, since coming to the power, has reduced red-tape and corruption, and its reforms have ensured India jumps ranks from 142 to 77, the Finance Minister said.

published on : 1st November 2018

World Bank approves massive funds to support Ethiopian economy

Among the reforms were the plans to gradually boost the economy, introduce competition and liberalize sectors dominated by key state-owned enterprises.

published on : 31st October 2018

India up 23 notches, 77th on World Bank's 'ease of doing business' ranking

The ranking comes as a shot in the arm for the Narendra Modi government which faces strong dissent from opposition parties, ahead of the general elections next year.

published on : 31st October 2018

IMF sees downside risk for global economy

The IMF had downgraded its 2018 estimate for global growth to 3.7 per cent from an earlier forecast of 3.9 per cent.

published on : 22nd October 2018

World Bank offers disaster-hit Indonesia USD1 billion in loans

A 7.5-magnitude quake and a resulting tsunami tore through Palu city on Sulawesi island on September 28, killing more than 2,000 people and leaving thousands more missing, presumed dead.

published on : 14th October 2018

US trade spat needs 'constructive solutions': China central bank

Tensions have soared recently with President Donald Trump's administration rolling out billions of dollars in tariffs against China in a bid to tackle its trade deficit.

published on : 14th October 2018

New World Bank fund to insure against climate disasters 

The World Bank and other international institutions already have several mechanisms in place to help nations adapt to the risk of a changing environment.

published on : 12th October 2018
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