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Jan 22, 2019
WEF summit opens amid gloomy outlook for global economy; meet calls for equitable, inclusive worldThe WEF annual meeting for 2019 began with crystal awards function and was followed by an opening concert.
Jan 16, 2019
Global economy to worsen on rising geopolitical worries; wealth disparity key concern: World Economic ForumThe report said that nine out of ten respondents expect the economy to worsen due to rising geopolitical tensions
Dec 28, 2018
IMF, World Bank to move away from using GDP to measure growth, predicts Saxo for 2019The predictions aren't forecasts, but 'unlikely but underappreciated' events with huge financial impacts: Saxo.
Oct 12, 2018
Donald Trump steps up attacks on US Federal Reserve rate hikes; says 'the Fed is out of control'US President Donald Trump on Thursday escalated his attack on the Federal Reserve's interest rate increases, asserting that "the Fed is out of control" and blaming it for this week's plunge in stock prices.
Aug 13, 2018
Rupee crashes by Rs 1.08 to all-time low of 69.91 against US dollar on Turkish Lira shockThe rupee on Monday crashed by Rs 1.08 or 1.57 percent to end at a historic low of 69.91 against the US currency amid a global rout in currencies following fears that Turkish economic crisis could engulf world economy.
Jul 28, 2018
US grew at brisk 4.1 percent last quarter; Donald Trump claims America is 'economic envy of the entire world'The U.S. economy accelerated last quarter at an annual rate of 4.1 percent, the government estimated Friday, as consumers spent tax-cut money, businesses stepped up investment and exporters rushed to ship their goods ahead of retaliatory tariffs.
Mar 15, 2018
The Narendra Modi economy: Mostly sunny, a few clouds with IMF, World Bank painting a rosy pictureThere are a few negative indicators such as the decline of the Nikkei India Services Business Activity Index to a seven-month low of 47.8 in February.
Jan 22, 2018
IMF says global growth forecast pegged at 3.9% as world economy gains speed, but momentum unlikely to lastThe world economy is gathering speed with growth forecast for 2018 and 2019 pegged at 3.9 percent, the IMF said but warned that the present economic momentum reflects a "confluence of factors" that is unlikely to last for long.
Sep 04, 2017
BRICS Summit 2017 has potential to boost trade, economy, finance but members need to start work nowThere is potential for BRICS Summit 2017 to boost growth through strong economic agreements and show the way to other nations. But political differences between the members need to be straightened out
Apr 21, 2017
Raghuram Rajan warns of 'policy uncertainty' for world economyIn an interview to CNBC, Rajan said the "good news is some of the fears about the (Trump) administration that it would move immediately to a more protectionist stance haven't played out".