Governments neglecting green economies while re-building multi-trillion recovery phase post-COVID-19: OECD report
Atleast 24 national governments are using post-COVID-19 measures to roll back existing environmental regulations and taxes and increase fossil-fuel intensive infrastructure and electricity.
Coronavirus outbreak: India's minuscule health budget hampers development of tools necessary to deal with pandemics like COVID-19
Among the various scientific departments under the direct control of the Central government, the Department of Health Research (DHR), an important arm within the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, received the fewest funds to carry out research and development in the priority areas of national health and epidemics.
US crude and global benchmark Brent have both collapsed about 40 percent in the last two weeks since talks between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, including Russia, broke down which led Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest oil exporter, to ramp up supply
Sensex rallies 542 points to 38,686, Nifty jumps 171 points in opening session; Sun Pharma, Tata Steel, RIL among top gainers
Sensex was trading 533.37 points, or 1.40 percent, higher at 38,677.39, and the NSE Nifty jumped 179.75 points, or 1.61 percent, to 11,312.50
OECD lowers India's FY21 GDP growth to 5.1% from 6.2% earlier on coronavirus concerns on domestic, global economy
According to the latest OECD Interim Economic Outlook Forecasts, India's real GDP growth is expected at 5.1 percent during the fiscal year starting 1 April, 2020 and improve to 5.6 percent in the following year
Budget 2020: Converge multiple corporate tax rates to 15% by April 2023; CII urges govt to make announcement on 1 February
The government last year reduced corporate tax rates to 22 percent, plus surcharge and cess
Boosting investments: Govt gives up obsession with round-tripping; need of hour to spur foreign fund inflows, make India manufacturing hub
Investments in the domestic capital market through participatory notes, led by equity allocation, rose to Rs 81,220 crore at the end of April 2019 on hopes of favourable market conditions.
Govt directive to banks to lend raises question, OECD slashe estimate of global growth; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro
The OECD slashed its estimate of global growth for 2019 to 2.9 percent, the lowest since the financial crisis.
Simply put, the purchasing power parity is equalising the purchasing power of two currencies by taking into account the cost of living and inflation differences.
Oil prices fall as China trims 2019 economic growth target; OPEC-led efforts to cut output offer support
The US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were at $56.28 per barrel at 0426 GMT, down 31 cents, or 0.6 percent, from their last settlement.
Ease of Doing Business ranking: India needs to exhibit more regulatory, governance and financial reforms to investors
The government will be required to ensure that in lieu of promoting corporate governance, it does not hamper its motive of ease of doing business in India
Black money is known as illicit financial flows (IFFs) internationally, which are defined as a cross-border movement of funds that have been illegally or unethically earned, transferred or utilised
India should take new bold reforms in agri-food sector to ensure better income to farmers, says OECD-ICRIER report
OECD and ICRIER suggested that the input subsidies provided through the budget should be freezed and then gradually withdrawn.
Some evidence in Jo’s case, however, showed Samsung was countering attempts to organize labor.
The United States received more asylum requests than any other developed nation in 2017, overtaking Germany, OECD said in a report.
India is the world's third-biggest exporter of beef and to hold on to that position over the next decade, according to a report by the FAO and the OECD
It also said that a changing demand in skills had affected the equality of opportunities in Austria.
OECD’s Government at a Glance 2017 report reveals that 73 percent Indians trust the nation's government under Narendra Modi
UN report said that over the first quarter of the 21st century, milk production in India will be nearly tripled
India tops the list of countries of origin of naturalised citizens in OECD countries, followed by Mexico and Philippines