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Jun 12, 2019
Union Budget 2019: Economic Survey serves as an annual report card on state of country's economyThe Economic Survey is an annual document which, reviews the developments in the economy over the previous 12 months.
Apr 09, 2019
IMF cuts global growth estimate to 3.3% as world economy loses steam; India continues to show highest growth rate of 7.3%The broad-based slowdown, most notably in advanced economies, was larger than expected and apparently due to the "souring of market sentiment" partly due to the trade tensions, the IMF said.
Mar 22, 2019
India one of world's fastest growing large economies, more reforms needed to sustain high growth: IMFIMF communications director Gerry Rice on Thursday said that India has of course been one of the world's fastest growing large economies of late, with growth averaging about seven percent over the past five years.
Jan 21, 2019
IMF lowers global growth rate projections for 2019 to 3.5% citing slowdown in several advanced economiesGlobal growth in 2018 is estimated to be 3.7 percent, as it was last fall, but signs of a slowdown in the second half of 2018 have led to downward revisions for several economies, IMF said.
Nov 12, 2018
Raghuram Rajan's comments on economy make one wonder if he is seeking to be Manmohan Singh of UPA-3While delivering the second Bhattacharya Lectureship on the Future of India, Rajan acknowledged that India’s growth rate of seven percent is “very, very strong”, but termed it as the new “Hindu rate of growth” and said that it is not enough for "the kind of people coming into the labour market.”
Oct 05, 2018
Gita Gopinath to step down as Kerala chief minister's economic adviser; 44-year-old will soon join IMF as chief economistEminent academic Gita Gopinath will step down as the economic advisor of the Kerala chief minister Pinaray Vijayan after being appointed as the Director of the International Monetary Fund's Research Department on Monday.
Oct 02, 2018
IMF appoints Gita Gopinath its first woman chief economist: All you need to know about advisor to Kerala governmentGita Gopinath is the second Indian and first woman appointed to head the IMF's Research Department, which publishes the fund's flagship publication, the World Economic Outlook.
Jul 17, 2018
IMF lowers growth rate for India to 7.3% in 2018, 7.5% in 2019, but it still retains world's top spotIndia continues to outperform China, IMF's WEO update figures reflect. Growth in China is projected to moderate from 6.9 percent in 2017 to 6.6 percent in 2018 and 6.4 percent in 2019, as regulatory tightening of the financial sector takes hold and external demand softens, the report said.
Apr 17, 2018
India will beat China in 2018 and 2019 with 7.4 percent and 7.8 percent growth respectively, says IMFIndia is expected to grow at 7.4 percent in 2018 and 7.8 per cent in 2019, leaving China behind respectively at 6.6 and 6.4 percent in two years, IMF said
Jan 23, 2018
WEF 2018: India should focus on women's inclusion in economy, says IMF chief Christine LagardeChristine 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.