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May 09, 2017
India to source defence technology from Japan, reveals Defence Minister Arun JaitleyIndia is looking to strengthen its military cooperation with Japan and is interested in sourcing defence technologies for domestic manufacture of arms and equipment, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said.
May 09, 2017
China to hold grand Belt and Road Forum meet next week: Will India skip biggest diplomatic event of the year?China’s Belt and Road Forum, the meeting to flag off its 'One Belt, One Road' proposal, titled 'Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation' on 14 May in Beijing is billed as the biggest diplomatic event of the year
May 08, 2017
Set up regional hub in New Delhi, Arun Jaitley urges Asian Development Bankwith the merger of Asian Development Fund (ADF) and Ordinary Capital Resources (OCR) with effect from 1 January 2017, ADB's envelope of available resources has grown bigger and more resources could be made available for Regional Cooperation and Integration (RCI) initiative of the bank.
May 05, 2017
Counting of old notes to still take a few months: Economic Affairs Secretarythe Finance Ministry, in discussion with the RBI, identified areas where double counting of notes might be happening because currency was moving from bank branches to their regional offices and then to the currency chests and the RBI.
Apr 28, 2017
GST to help raise India's medium-term growth to over 8%, says IMF"The government has made significant progress on important economic reforms that will support strong and sustainable growth going forward," Tao Zhang, Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, said.
Dec 13, 2016
Demonetisation: ADB slashes India's 2016 growth estimate to 7%But India's growth forecast for 2017 was kept at 7.8 percent.
Oct 27, 2016
After World Bank, ADB refuses to fund Pakistan's dam project on Indus river in PoKThe ADB has refused to commit funds for Pakistan's $14 billion dam project on Indus river in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), two years after the World Bank declined to fund the project following Islamabad's refusal to seek an NoC from India.
Jul 18, 2016
ADB curbs Developing Asia's 2016 growth estimate citing weak global outlookDeveloping Asia, which groups 45 countries in the Asia Pacific region, is now expected to expand 5.6% this year, slightly weaker than a March forecast of 5.7%, the ADB said
Nov 20, 2015
US prez Obama names Indian-origin Swati Dandekar as ADB directorSwati Dandekar will replace Robert M. Orr, which was announced by the White House along with eight other key administration posts
Nov 04, 2015
Masala bonds widen funding sources sans currency risks: FitchAs Masala bonds are denominated in rupees, foreign investors will be taking currency risk.