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G20 endorses India’s concerns over delays in implementation of IMF reforms

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had expressed hope, earlier in the day, that the US would ratify the quota reforms of the International Monitoring Fund, a key demand of the developing countries.

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In fact: India’s dealings with World Bank, IMF conditions

In 2008, India had to drop a proposal to borrow after China objected to a Rs 11,000 crore loan to strengthen electricity distribution and transmission in Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim.

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan speaks during a gathering of industrialists and bankers in Mumbai, India, September 18, 2015. The head of India's central bank, under pressure from the government and corporates to cut rates, said on Friday that his greatest task would be to keep inflation low not just now, but also in the future. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Financial inclusion: Rajan reiterates his Lima stance

The RBI governor sounded a similar note of caution in Lima, Peru, a week ago on the sidelines of an IMF-World Bank meet.

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Hasten slowly

Investments in the real economy are needed to ensure financial inclusion is for real.

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India to grow at 7.5 per cent in 2016, faster than China: IMF

According to the report, in India, inflation is expected to decline further in 2015, reflecting the fall in global oil and agricultural commodity prices.

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IMF predicts a down slide in Nepal’s economy amid protests and earthquake aftermath

Losses in agricultural production and damage to transport systems further pushed up prices, raising inflation to about 7 per cent, the IMF said in a statement after the conclusion of its latest mission to the Himalayan country.

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Greek Parliament approves second package of reforms

European Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici told reporters in Brussels he was confident the parliament would adopt the bill.

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Third time unlucky

The European Community has drawn its most draconian line yet with Greece. But the third bailout will also fail.

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Greek debt crisis: Parliament to vote on controversial bailout

Fresh polls published late Tuesday by Kapa Research found 72 per cent of Greeks surveyed thought the deal was necessary

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A new Bretton Woods

Older multilateral institutions must adjust to new world order, or see more AIIBs, BRICS banks emerge.

Worldwidemiddle class more promise than reality

The Pew study also follows the release of IMF and the OECD separate research papers that shows trickle down approach to the creation of wealth are not working across the globe.

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EU, IMF heap pressure on Greece days ahead of crucial vote

The bleak picture came as Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis warned the government “may very well” resign if Greeks spurn its call to vote “No”.

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Fighting income inequality: How India’s policies stack up against IMF’s prescription

The IMF paper notes that governments in emerging market economies need to push such efforts at inclusion to make a dent in inequality.

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Greece defaults on IMF payment despite last-minute overtures to international creditors

Greece has received nearly 240 billion euros from the European Union and IMF since 2010. The money has allowed it to stay afloat but at a high cost to its population, which has absorbed cuts to pensions, wages and public services.

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Post AIIB, India to reduce banking on World Bank infra arm

By contrast the AIIB has been fast. The Bank, to be headquartered in Beijing, is expected to be operational by next year.