China's economic growth will decline to 6.7 per cent this year and further contract to 6.5 per cent next year owing to deceleration in real estate and manufacturing sectors in the world's second-largest economy, the World Ban
Government is working on a proposal to make PAN a unique identity for business entities with a view to improving ease of doing business and ensuring a company is incorporated in a day using an integrated e-biz portal.
Remittances to India by Pakistan: India received an estimated $14.36 billion in remittances from Pakistan in last three years, if World Bank's 'analytical estimates' are to be believed. Interestingly, World Bank itself says t
An Indian has been appointed to a key position in the World Bank with President Jim Young Kim assigning him a role to provide strategic leadership to address the challenge of fragility, conflict and violence.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his government is aiming not only to make India the fastest growing economy but to transform the lives of the poor people wherein the youth will have employment and stand on their own f
Hailing India's Aadhaar digital ID, the World Bank has said the initiative is estimated to be saving the government about USD 1 billion annually by curbing corruption as it underlined that digital technologies can promote inc
India is projected to grow by a robust 7.8 per cent this year and 7.9 per cent in the next two years, the World Bank forecast today citing strong investor sentiment and the positive effect on real incomes of the recent fall i
Emerging markets, with the exception of India, are facing their fifth consecutive year of slow growth and a possibly longer period of sluggish performance than previously thought, the World Bank has said.
Not fully satisfied with 12 position jump in India's ranking on ease of doing business index, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the World Bank has not factored in all the steps taken by the government to improve busine
The U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) has applauded the Government of India's efforts for undertaking significant efforts, resulting in improvements in India's ranking on the World Bank's "Ease of Doing Business" index.
According to World Bank 'Doing Business' report, India now ranks 130 out of 189 countries in the ease of doing business, moving up 12 places from last year. Here are 10 key takeaways in terms of reactions from India Inc:
World Bank chief economist Kaushik Basu says India can be in the top 100 countries in 'Doing Business' list, however, PM Narendra Modi's government must deliver tangible results on the ground. Check out top 7 points that will