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Noted economist and former US Treasury Secretary Lawrence H Summers has questioned the relevance of lending power of top global financial institutions like the World Bank in the 21st century.
In the recently released Global Hunger Index (GHI) India featured at 100th position among the 119 countries, lagging behind even North Korea, which is ruled by a despotic regime, and war-torn Iraq.
China has demonstrated its ambition to fill a leadership void left by a US retreat from global priorities, a top American economist has said.
THE World Bank on Tuesday signed a loan agreement of $119 million with the Centre for Odisha Higher Education Programme for Excellence and Equity Project, which will support the State in improving the
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that if the UPA had implemented the reforms the NDA has, India’s position would have improved much earlier.
World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva on Saturday said she has no doubt that India will be a high-middle income country by 2047 when it completes its centenary year of independence.
World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva on Saturday lauded India’s progress in the ‘Ease of Doing Business’ report, as she highlighted that the jump made has been extraordinary.
New Delhi, Nov 3 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asserted that it is now easier to do business in India than ever before after the country l...
The government on Wednesday renewed its commitment to implementing over 200 reforms to break into the sub-50 ranking of the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business indicator.
Categorized as a higher-middle-income country, Brazil has around 45.5 million people living on less than $5.5 a day.
India for the first time has moved into the top 100 in the World Bank rankings from its 130th position last year.
The report noted that India has adopted 37 reforms since 2003 with nearly half of these reforms having been implemented in the last four years.
A senior official with the ministry of urban affairs said that the main purpose is to ensure timely completion of the flagship scheme of the government.
India's ranking may improve significantly in the World Bank's ease of doing business report on the back of reforms initiated by the government, a top official said today.
Rs 284 crore was sanctioned for the project that was commissioned in 2010 and was to be completed by September 2017.