World Bank

Trump picks his nominee to lead World Bank

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the World Bank Group should be led by U.S. Treasury official David Malpass.

published on : 7th February 2019

World Bank's Jim Yong Kim sees 'clear' economic slowdown if trade war escalates

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim voices concerns about China-US trade tensions and that escalating tariff threats will lead to an economic slowdown.

published on : 11th October 2018

World Bank says India Has ‘Enormous Growth Potential’

The World Bank has projected the country's growth rate at 7.3 percent in 2018 and 7.5 for the next two years. 

published on : 10th January 2018

U.S. keen to invest in India: Arun Jaitley 

The Finance Minister, who held meetings with U.S. Commerce Secretary, Wilbur Ross, and Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin earlier, added that a business delegation will also visit India.

published on : 15th October 2017

World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva visits Mumbai slum Dharavi

Kristalina Georgieva walked through the narrow alleys of Dharavi, said to be one of Asia's largest slums, and visited a government school.

published on : 1st March 2017