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India bounced back big way but not out of woods; real GDP growth to be 7.5% to 12.5%: World Bank

India bounced back big way but not out of woods; real GDP growth to be 7.5% to 12.5%: World Bank

Washington: India's economy has bounced back amazingly from the COVID-19 pandemic and nationwide lockdown over the last one year, but it ...Read More

Gold losing ground, new wage code, and World Bank’s optimism: Three things Teji Mandi investors should know on March 31, 2021

Gold losing ground, new wage code, and World Bank’s optimism: Three things Teji Mandi investors should know on March 31, 2021

Worst quarter for Gold in four years: Gold prices in India have been declining since hitting a record high of Rs 56,200 in March. The pre...Read More

India bounced back big way but not out of woods; real GDP growth to be 7.5-12.5%: World Bank

India bounced back big way but not out of woods; real GDP growth to be 7.5-12.5%: World Bank

India's economy has bounced back amazingly from the COVID-19 pandemic and nationwide lockdown over the last one year, but it is not out o...Read More

Teji Mandi: Blue economy - Favorable policy measures offer long term growth prospects

Teji Mandi: Blue economy - Favorable policy measures offer long term growth prospects

India is giving topmost importance to develop its blue economy, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Kochi. Today's blog explores the dyn...Read More

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on January 6, 2021

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on January 6, 2021

Contrasting commentaries : India's two biggest lenders, HDFC Bank and Bajaj Finance, have released their business updates for Q3 of this ...Read More

World Bank says Indian economy may contract by 9.6% in 2020-21

World Bank says Indian economy may contract by 9.6% in 2020-21

Due to the pandemic, severe income losses is noted in the informal sector, which accounts for four-fifths of employment.

Centre, Bengal govt and World Bank sign deal worth $105 million to improve waterways in Kolkata

Centre, Bengal govt and World Bank sign deal worth $105 million to improve waterways in Kolkata

The Government of India, the Government of West Bengal and the World Bank on Tuesday signed a $105 million project to improve the inland ...Read More

World Bank comes out with corrected Doing Business rankings, lowers China place by 7 notches

World Bank comes out with corrected Doing Business rankings, lowers China place by 7 notches

Coming out with corrected Doing Business rankings following review of data irregularities, the World Bank has said that China's ranking w...Read More

Viewpoint: The road taken will make
all the difference

Viewpoint: The road taken will make all the difference

The Govt can either persuade 127 crore people to accept their distress without demur or make direct cash transfers for their basic needs

Glaring dissonance between 
the economy and the market

Glaring dissonance between the economy and the market

The market’s current overconfidence seems to be driven by hope of a recovery in economy and business sentiment, excess liquidity, as also...Read More

Revving up the electronics industry

Revving up the electronics industry

The govt scheme to provide 50-75 % capital subsidy for investments in new manufacturing facilities is not going to work

World Bank praises efforts to arrest COVID-19 spread in Mumbai's Dharavi

World Bank praises efforts to arrest COVID-19 spread in Mumbai's Dharavi

The World Bank on Wednesday praised the efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus in Mumbai's Dharavi, one of the world's largest ...Read More

World Bank praises efforts to arrest COVID-19 spread in Mumbai's Dharavi

World Bank praises efforts to arrest COVID-19 spread in Mumbai's Dharavi

Washington: The World Bank on Wednesday praised the efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus in Mumbai's Dharavi, one of the worl...Read More

Lower electricity consumption in India during lockdown gives an insight into declined economic activity

Lower electricity consumption in India during lockdown gives an insight into declined economic activity

Electricity consumption in India declined significantly during the coronavirus-enforced lockdown, indicated how the restrictions impacted...Read More

World Bank's 'Doing Business' report on hold: Alleged irregularities in data by China, UAE and others

World Bank's 'Doing Business' report on hold: Alleged irregularities in data by China, UAE and others

China along with three other countries had submitted data that was inappropriately altered, which led to the World Bank putting a pause o...Read More

India general govt debt-to-GDP ratio may peak at 89% in FY23: World Bank

India general govt debt-to-GDP ratio may peak at 89% in FY23: World Bank

The report titled 'India Development Update' for July 2020, noted that with the revenue outlook seriously dented, and new expenditure imp...Read More

Ease of Doing Business? Maharashtra entrepreneur’s struggle to use agricultural land for manufacturing unit goes viral

Ease of Doing Business? Maharashtra entrepreneur’s struggle to use agricultural land for manufacturing unit goes viral

"I started the process around November 2019. It’s been more than 9 months and I am still at least 4 months away from getting the permissi...Read More

World Bank chief urges G20 to extend debt suspension through 2021

World Bank chief urges G20 to extend debt suspension through 2021

World Bank Group President David Malpass on Saturday urged the Group of 20 (G20) countries to extend the time frame of the Debt Service S...Read More

World Bank to extend $750 mn support to small businesses; lauds Modi govt's economic package for MSMEs

World Bank to extend $750 mn support to small businesses; lauds Modi govt's economic package for MSMEs

The World Bank on Wednesday said it will provide $750 million budget support to 15 crore MSMEs in the country to increase liquidity acce...Read More

Global economy to plunge into worst recession since WW-II: World Bank

Global economy to plunge into worst recession since WW-II: World Bank

The COVID-19 recession is the first since 1870 to be triggered solely by a pandemic, World Bank President David Malpass said in his forew...Read More

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