Pakistanis feel inflation, not Kashmir, is biggest problem facing them: Survey
The study, which was published by Gallup and Gilani Pakistan on Tuesday, said 53 per cent of respondents believe the country's economy, specifically increasing inflation, is the biggest problem facing the country. Worries of inflation is followed by unemployment (23%), corruption (4%) and water crisis (4%), the survey said.
Opec’s output cut to have muted impact
A $10 increase in global crude oil prices shaves off India's GDP by up to 30 bps.
Death toll from Yemen's war hit 100,000 since 2015
The Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project, or ACLED, said in a new report its death...
Maiden India, Saudi Arabia Strategic Partnership Council on cards during Modi's Riyadh visit
An MoU to establish the council is expected to be signed during Prime Minister Modi’s visit. It will comprise the foreign and commerce and industry ministers from both countries. The first Strategic Partnership Council will be held in Riyadh.
PM Narendra Modi invites investment in startups
In his keynote address to the Future Investment Initiative or Davos of the Desert, Modi underlined the importance of technology and infrastructure.
Strong forces using UN as instrument: PM Narendra Modi
Modi, who earlier delivered the keynote address at the high-profile Future Investment Initiative (FII), dubbed as "Davos in the desert", said a body like the UN should not merely be an institution but also an instrument for positive change.
India to spend $100 billion on energy infra, says PM inviting Saudi investment
Transformative technologies like Artificial Intelligence, NLP and robotics are bringing about fundamental changes in our lives. We must adopt to these technological changes and use it for the advancement of human population, said PM Modi.
Saudi King, PM Narendra Modi condemn terrorism; agree to boost bilateral security cooperation
Modi, who is here to attend the third edition of the Kingdom's high-profile annual financial conference, called on the King and the two leaders exchanged views on working together closely to strengthen the bilateral ties.
PM Narendra Modi calls on Saudi King Salman, meets top ministers to deepen bilateral ties
This is his second visit to the Gulf Kingdom. During his first visit in 2016, King Salman conferred Saudi's highest civilian award on him. The Crown Prince visited India in February 2019, giving a further fillip to the bilateral ties.
Release 9/11 docs related to Saudis: Tulsi Gabbard
Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard says federal authorities must release the findings of their investigation into the Saudi gov...
PM Modi meets Jordanian King Abdullah II
The two leaders met in the Saudi capital while attending 'Future Investment Initiative', and exchanged views on working closely together to strengthen the bilateral ties in different sectors, specially in trade and investment.
Intergrow secures PE funding for expansion
The Kerala-based company that owns Rs 150 crore Kitchen Treasures brand curry masala and spice blends has secured Rs 80 crore funding from Bahrain-based PE firm Investcorp for its new ventures.
Global economic outlook strongly dependent on path chartered by nations like India: PM Modi
Modi said his government's reforms for ease of doing business and introducing investor-friendly initiatives have contributed to improving India's position in the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business Index from 142 in 2014 to 63 in 2019.
PM Narendra Modi hopes to open new chapter in Indo-Saudi ties
PM Narendra Modi's visit will give a fillip to the growing defence partnership. India and Saudi are looking at closer cooperation in the area of defence industries.
Slowdown temporary, opportunity ahead: RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani
"The current slowdown is temporary," Ambani said at the opening plenary of the third edition of Future Investment Initiative (FII) in Riyadh on Tuesday.
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