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May 29, 2017
World Bank sees India growing 7.2% in 2017-18; note ban caused slight disruption#WorldBank says India remains the fastest growing economy in the world and it will get a boost from its approach to GST which will reduce the cost of doing business for firms
May 21, 2017
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Trade ministers commit to go ahead without United StatesPacific Rim trade ministers meeting in Vietnam committed on Sunday to advance with trade pact after the United States pulled out.
May 17, 2017
Visualising migration: Which countries do Indians migrate to, and who migrates to India?In 2013, around 13.9 million people migrated from India to 136 countries or territories around the world
May 04, 2017
Amid NITI Aayog's push for a gender-balanced labour force, rising incomes push women out of workRising income levels and stability in families are disincentivising women from joining the labour force, according to Reassessing Patterns of Female Labor Force Participation in India, a March 2017 report by the World Bank.
May 03, 2017
Asian Infra Investment Bank approves $160 mn loan for Indian power projectThe 24x7 Power for All is an initiative by the government to ensure availability of 24x7 power supply to all households, industries, commercial businesses, public needs and any other electricity consuming entity and adequate power to agriculture consumers by 2019.
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.
Apr 22, 2017
Arun Jaitley says India-US ties more stronger, mature; scheduled to meet treasury secretaryIndia-US ties have significantly improved over the last few decades, becoming more "stronger" and "matured" and defying changes in governments in both the countries, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.
Apr 21, 2017
H-1B visa issue: Arun Jaitley meets US Commerce Secretary, raises India's concernsFinance Minister Arun Jaitley has strongly raised with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross India's concerns over the Trump administration's move to tighten the H-1B visa regime, highlighting the key role played by Indian professionals in boosting the American economy.
Apr 18, 2017
World Bank forecasts Indian economy to grow 7.2% in FY18; GST to have positive impactIn its report on South Asian Economy, the World Bank said that "significant risks" to economic growth could emanate from fallout of demonetisation on small and informal economy, stress in the financial sector and uncertainty in global environment.
Apr 14, 2017
How College of Engineering Pune rediscovered its past glory under World Bank's TEQIPGovernment of India, along with World Bank, came up with TEQIP, under which College of Engineering Pune received funding to revive its past glory.