India climbed up four places from last year to 130 among 189 countries in providing ease of doing business, the World Bank said late on Tuesday, but analysts said the pace of improvement was far from what is needed to achieve
Remittances to India are projected to increase by 2.5 per cent this year, the World Bank has said in its latest report, even as weak economies in Europe, especially Russia, are slowing the growth of remittance flows.
The world is capable of ending global poverty in the next 15 years if countries make tough decisions to enact reforms that will spur growth, the president of the World Bank Group said today during a visit to Ghana.
Lifted by the prospects of faster implementation of reforms and a favourable terms-of-trade shock, India is expected to weather global volatility with real GDP growth projected to increase to 7.5 per cent despite a weak expor
World Bank President Jim Young Kim has said reforms initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi have had a huge impact on the way world looks at India and praised the progress made in 'Swachh Bharat' campaign and 'Clean Ganga'
India's urbanisation is "messy and hidden" says a report by The World Bank, which cites the South Asian country's inability to deal with pressures on infrastructure, basic civic services, land and housing, due to increase in
World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Survey 2015: In the overall ranking, West Bengal came in at a better-than-expected 11th with Tamil Nadu, Haryana and Punjab below it at 12th, 14th and 15th positions.
To support solutions that provide last mile delivery in healthcare, sanitation, education, clean energy and agriculture to base of the pyramid population The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and
The World Bank approved $650 million towards loans for the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor (EDFC) to facilitate faster and more efficient movement of goods between northern and eastern parts of India.