The link to Bangladesh will facilitate greater bilateral trade and access to the Port of Chittagong.
A government shorn of Western educated ministers could change the status quo.
In December 2013, too, Mukherjee had visited the World Bank headquarters in Washington on invitation.
‘A recent study conducted by the World Bank showed that India loses 1.2 to 2 million tonnes of foodgrains production every year’.
India is home to the largest operations of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
The BRICS bank is a commendable exercise in negotiation, for all its potential stumbling blocks
It aims to provide a fair system of global financial governance.
Economic Survey calls for a revamp of laws and policies, IT-enabled processes.
World Bank report says India has achieved high enrolment but still suffers from poor learning levels.
Most of the dynamism of the Indian economy comes from its states. They must be given more room to chart their growth trajectories
The countries which had the largest share of exports affected by temporary trade barriers were Latvia, largely due to United States anti-dumping duties imposed on steel concrete rebar, China and Ukraine.
The World Bank’s Development Marketplace grants programme selects social enterprises delivering development solutions across different geographies for funding in India each year. This year’s winners will be announced later this week in Guwahati. Country director Onno Ruhl discussed the programme, and the World Bank’s engagement with the new government, with Yamini Lohia. Excerpts: Do you […]
The comments add to warnings by private sector analysts that China’s run-up in debt, especially since the 2008 global crisis, could lead to financial problems.
The fact that people from over 150 nationalities live here, is reflected in the diversity of its cuisine.
World Bank has banned two Indian entities for violating its fraud and corruption guidelines making them ineligible to participate in any projects financed by the global lender for certain period. Savoir Soft Solutions Private Ltd, based out of Noida, and one individual Laxminarayan Mallick from Cuttack have been barred from participating in any Bank-financed contract, […]