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Ease Of Doing Business: Word Bank Recognises India As The Top 10 Improvers

A jump in 30 places within 2 years, India ranked 100th in World Bank's Ease of Doing Business report released today. The report recognises India as one of the top 10 improvers in the assessment, however does not take into account the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rolled out this year

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Corporate Sector Can Play Key Role In Achieving Urban Sanitation Goals, Report Says

The comprehensive report entitled State of Urban Water and Sanitation in India is one such activity based on rigorous consultations with stakeholders and data collected over three years, Vice Chancellor, TERI University

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India’s Policies Hamper Growth Of U.S. Agricultural Exports, Says USDA’s Foreign Agriculture Service

As per USDA’s Foreign Agriculture Service, high Indian agricultural tariffs hinder many U.S. agricultural exports

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India Calls For Urgent Revision Of IMF Quota

Addressing the annual meetings of the IMF and the World Bank, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hoped that this can be accomplished as part of the 15th General Review of Quotas

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Never Talked About Fiscal Stimulus: Arun Jaitley

He also said that the Reserve Bank of India is a mature institution and it knows what to do

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India Has High Growth Potential For Next Two Decades: Arun Jaitley

The whole environment of doing business has changed in a matter of months, Jaitley told a Washington audience at an event organised by the US-India Strategic and Partnership Forum

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IMF Chief For Creation Of More Inclusive Global Trading System

Addressing a conference on globalisation, ahead of the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank yesterday (11 October), she said, "The best policy response to all...challenges is not to turn our back on trade

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Cabinet Nod To Major Skill Development Schemes

Sankalp is Rs 4,455 crore centrally sponsored scheme, including Rs 3,300 crore loan support from World Bank whereas Strive is a Rs 2,200 crore - central sector scheme, with half of the scheme outlay as World bank loan assistance

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PM's Advisory Council Member Questions IMF, WB Growth Outlook

While the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered India's growth forecast for the current fiscal by 0.5 percentage points to 6.7 per cent, the World Bank has pegged economic expansion at 7 per cent, down from 7.2 per cent projected earlier

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UBI Would Outperform PDS, Energy Subsidies: IMF Analysis

In its annual Fiscal Monitor report, the IMF carried a special box on the results from the microsimulation analysis of a policy reform that replaces food and fuel subsidies in India with a Universal Basic Income (UBI)

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World Bank Lowers India's Growth Forecast

The growth activity is expected to stabilise within a quarter – maintaining the annual GDP growth at 7.0 per cent in 2018

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By Third Quarter Of Current Fiscal, Job Market Set To Revive

With all the macroeconomic parameters being favorable the economy has bottomed up. GDP growth figures will significantly improve in the coming quarter

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Indus Water Treaty Can Be Resolved Within Its Agreement: Pakistan PM

Abbasi, who was responding to a question on the Indus Water Treaty, said there were provisions in the treaty on how to resolve the disputes

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No Agreement Reached At Indus Water Treaty Talks: World Bank

While an agreement has not been reached at the conclusion of the meetings, the World Bank will continue to work with both countries to resolve the issues in an amicable manner and in line with the Treaty provisions

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We Have Seen An Increase In Our Number Of Employee Engagement: World Bank

The World Bank has made significant strides to improve the flexible working toolkit to make sure 16,000 employees know the options available

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