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Growth slowdown in India is temporary: IMF Chief
IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva on Friday said growth slowdown in India appears to be tempora...
'Who is she?' - US Treasury chief takes swipe at Thunberg
At a press briefing at the World Economic Forum in the Swiss town of Davos, Mnuchin...
EU chiefs sign Brexit deal and send it to London
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was to receive Britain's EU divorce agreement Friday af...
It will require a very credible challenger to displace dollar's dominance: IMF chief economist Gita Gopinath
She said euro has been around for a long time but it has not reached the level yet that it was initially expected to achieve, while China has also been trying to internationalise its currency for long without much success. Speaking here at a WEF 2020 session on dollar's dominance, Gopinath said historically one currency has always dominated the global trade.
Greta Thunberg says US Treasury Secretary's 'economics' jibe has no effect on her
U.S. finance chief Steven Mnuchin had earlier mocked the climate activist, taking a jibe at her knowledge of economics.
What women bosses want this Budget: Focus on women wellness, funds to spread menstrual hygiene awareness
What women business leaders share this year's Budget wishlist.
Growth slowdown in India temporary, expect momentum to improve going ahead: IMF chief
"We expect momentum to improve (in India) further going ahead," IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva said.
Financier doubts add to Boeing's MAX headaches
Boeing said on Tuesday its troubled workhorse - grounded last March after two crashes in which 346 people died - should receive approval by mid-year from U.S regulators, paving the way for hundreds of jets to resume service later this year.
Kuwait firm to set up Rs 49,000 cr oil refinery in Tamil Nadu: Chief Minister Palaniswami
The setting up of the refinery would see the southern districts in the state develop like Jamnagar in Gujarat and Jurong Island in Singapore, said Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister K Palaniswami. He further added that 59 companies which signed MoUs with the state government in the second edition of the Global Investors meet in January last year, have commenced production.
Forgot your password? WEF report suggests it's safer to not have one
Weak or stolen passwords account for an average of four out of five global data breaches.
In Davos, the spectre of a tech cold war
At the centre of this cold war 2.0 is Huawei, the Chinese telecom giant rolling out of 5G technology.
Maintaining database: National Business Register on anvil
It will have a district-wise list of all enterprises and establishments dealing in goods or services.
More stringent governance norms needed to address economic slowdown: Report
According to the Dun and Bradstreet Economy forecast, even though IIP turned positive in Nov 2019, it is likely to remain subdued. "Slowdown in consumption and investment along with high inflationary pressures, geopolitical issues and uncertainty over the recovery of the economic growth are likely to keep IIP subdued," the report noted.
Innovations can present $20-30 bn biz opportunities for fashion industry every year: Study
Sustainability is at the top of the fashion industry's agenda, as leaders recognise the urgent need to move toward responsible practices under growing consumer and regulatory pressures, said the study, released here on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum's 50th Annual Meeting.
India joins WEF reskilling initiative as founding member
The scheme aims to future-proof workers from technological change and help economies by providing new skills for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the WEF said. Founding governments include Brazil, France, India, Pakistan, the Russian Federation, UAE and the US. Business partners include PwC, Salesforce, ManpowerGroup, Infosys, LinkedIn, Coursera Inc. and The Adecco Group.
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