07 Oct 2015
Washington: The IMF yesterday forecast a lower global growth of 3.1 percent this year citing modest pickup in advanced economies and a slowdown in emerging markets, primarily reflecting weakness in some large developing nations and oil-exporting countries.
06 Oct 2015
Washington: US President Barack Obama faces a growing political opposition including those from his party colleagues, trade and labour unions and businesses on what he described as a 'historic' 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal that links 40 percent of the global economy.
06 Oct 2015
Washington: The Narendra Modi government has been able to push through a number of key economic and legislative reforms in India, but everybody is not happy about it as expectations are very high and many items on the wish list are still pending, a visiting opposition MP has said.
02 Oct 2015
Washington: An American C-130J military transport plane crashed at the Jalalabad airport in Afghanistan early today, killing all on board, including six US service members and five civilian passengers, the Pentagon said.
02 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Committing to fight the menace of black money, Finance Ministry today said that those who have not taken advantage of the compliance window to declare their unaccounted overseas assets and come clean will 'regret'.
06 Aug 2011
The complaints against the Singapore-based online survey company Speak Asia which duped crores from clients by promising huge payments for filling its surveys has reached Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Indore. At least 20 clients of the company have submitted their complaints to the special wing of the state police.
24 Sep 2015
Washington: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the US to woo American investors, the White House said President Barack Obama would work closely with him to expand economic opportunity for both Americans and Indians.
26 Sep 2015
New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued his round of neighborhood diplomacy meeting Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena and Bhutan Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay yesterday and discussed economic cooperation.
29 Sep 2015
New Delhi: In a signal to banks to cut lending rates, the government today said it will review the interest rate on small savings, like PPF and Post Office deposits, to bring them in line with market rates.
04 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi government has promised to provide WiFi facilities in university areas by the end of the year, the ruling AAP's student wing said today.