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Saturday, Feb 22, 2020

World bank

Jan 20, 2020 11:14
There are reports of lakhs of road accidents annually in our country. Mr. Gadkari’s message sheds light on the initiatives that we as individuals need to take to keep our roads safe. read more
Jan 18, 2020 00:50
The Chinese economy grew at 6.1% in 2019, its lowest GDP growth in 29 years. Yet, China’s importance in the global economy cannot be overemphasised. read more
Jan 10, 2020 04:18
The latest projections involve a significant downgrade from the June 2019 forecasts, which expected the Indian economy to grow at 7.5% or more in the next three years. read more
Jan 09, 2020 10:09
In the report’s India section, the World Bank said tighter credit conditions in the non-banking sector are contributing to a substantial weakening of the domestic demand in the country. read more
Dec 07, 2019 23:16
Trump criticised WB loans to China but remained focussed mainly on the impeachment inquiry, tweeting and retweeting its criticism and of Democratic leaders behind it. read more
Dec 06, 2019 13:27
At HTLS 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi revealed some details about his conversation with the World Bank chairman after India moved uup 14 places in the ‘ease of doing business’ rankings. read more
Nov 29, 2019 19:07
There is a clear pattern. Countries and states which have prioritised health saw a corresponding economic rise read more
Nov 24, 2019 03:48
Air pollution affects our health (there were 1.24 million related deaths in 2017) as well as economic growth. Using a 2013 World Bank estimate that the health cost of air pollution is 3% of the GDP, this amounts up to $80 billion as of 2018. read more
Nov 23, 2019 15:07
The finance department in a letter asked the government departments to order the Group-A, B and C employees to get themselves registered for the online courses as part of the holistic development of the skills of the employees. read more
Nov 11, 2019 22:58
The World Bank launched another review of the program in late August after Foreign Policy magazine reported that a school that benefited from a tranche of the $50 million loan to China bought “barbed wire, gas launchers, and body armor.” read more
Nov 08, 2019 06:26
“Every state and every district has great potential and they will play a vital role in achieving the target,” Modi said at the inauguration of an investors’ summit organised by the Himachal Pradesh government. read more
Nov 02, 2019 02:51
A World Bank report ,Quality Unkown: The Invisible Water Crisis, released in August this year, using a vast database on water quality, showed it would be nearly impossible to meet the global targets set to save the deteriorating environment by 2030. read more
Oct 29, 2019 23:29
The chief minister made the request during a meeting with a World Bank delegation led by Dr Juergen Voegele, global director, agriculture and water read more
Oct 27, 2019 06:27
Although India has made progress in the financial sector, there is scope for further improvement in the banking sector, shadow banking and the capital market. read more
Oct 26, 2019 20:55
Malpass’ suggestions on further reforms come in the context of India improving its position in World Bank’s ‘ease of doing business 2020’ study released earlier in the week showing that India had moved up 14 places in this year’s ranking to 63rd position,... read more