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China increases financial support to IMF

June 19th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 19 (IANS) China will contribute $43 billion to the latest round of global resources worth $430 billion to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the foreign ministry has said.This ... Read more...

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Sensex slips into red after quiet start

February 10th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Having started trade on a dull note, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday slipped into the red amid profit booking in blue chips ... Read more...

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India, 6 other largest economies to come under G-20 scanner

April 16th, 2011 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 16 (IANS) Seven of the world's largest economies including India would face a new surveillance system aimed at highlighting and rectifying flaws before they imperil growth under a ... Read more...

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Rich nations must pledge ’substantial’ climate funds: Pranab

November 9th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 9 (IANS) Rich nations must "contribute substantially" to funds that will help developing countries in the global fight against climate change, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said. "Developed countries will have ... Read more...

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G20 leaders fail to agree climate change financing

November 8th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Nov 8 (IANS) India's Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and his counterparts from other G20 countries have agreed to maintain financial stimulus packages aimed at bailing out ... Read more...

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India, China to keep growing as global economy shrinks: IMF

April 22nd, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 22 (IANS) Emerging Asia led by China and India is expected to continue to grow even as the global economy is projected to shrink by 1.3 percent in ... Read more...

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EPL clubs beat credit crunch with a record 178mn pounds spending spree

February 5th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): English Premier League football clubs have beaten the credit crunch with a record 178million pounds spending spree.They splashed the cash like never before to get the worlds ... Read more...

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Bjork collaborates with finance chiefs to save Icelands ailing economy

December 31st, 2008 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
London, December 31 (ANI): With a view to saving the ailing economy of her country, Icelandic singer Bjork has joined hands with finance chiefs. She is helping Reykjavik-based Audur Capital encourage investors ... Read more...

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