Xi Jinping's Boao Forum speech: Chinese president soothes concerns about US trade war, gives economists food for thought
Speculation on the content of President Xi Jinping’s speech at the Boao Forum for Asia was rife long before the event with media, diplomats and businessmen among others, wondering whether the Chinese leader would use the forum to announce new economic reforms.
Poor countries and poor people in rich countries have benefited from the surge in global trade over the past decade.
International Monetary Fund to look into cryptocurrency-related issues to understand its risks and benefits
Asked whether IMF would heed the G20s call to look into cryptocurrencies, Lagarde said that the body is accountable to 189 countries and not just 20 nations
Christine Lagarde reiterated IMF's forecast of 7.4 percent growth for India and said it is obviously one of the fastest growing large economies of the world.
World Economic Forum: Raising women's participation in labour force to same level as men can boost India's GDP by 27%, says report
Pitching for 2018 to be made "the year for women to thrive", the two leaders said "time is up for discrimination and abuse against women" in the paper published by the World Economic Forum
The world faces a "dark future" if it fails to tackle climate change and inequality, IMF managing director Christine Lagarde warned on Tuesday.
BSE Sensex rose by 200.95 points to close at an all-time high of 32,633.64 and NSE Nifty too ended at a fresh life-time high of 10,230.85, showing gains of 63.40 points
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has said the Indian economy is on a "very solid track" in the mid-term, days after the International Monetary Fund lowered its growth forecast for the current and the next year.