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Sensex closes 115 points higher in volatile trade

November 30th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Wednesday closed 115 points higher amid volatility largely ignoring latest data which showed the economy grew at 6.9 percent ... Read more...

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IMF reform to start in 2013: Mukherjee

October 24th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokender SinghGyeongju (South Korea), Oct.24 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said International Monetary Fund (IMF) reform that will see emerging markets given increased voting rights and board seats will be ... Read more...

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Emerging economies fail to get greater voice in governance

October 10th, 2010 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 10 (IANS) Despite a hard push by India, world financial leaders have failed to make progress on reforms in International Monetary Fund (IMF) to give emerging economies ... Read more...

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G7 pledges to keep stimulus going, despite debt woes

February 7th, 2010 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Iqaluit (Canada), Feb 7 (DPA) Finance ministers of the world's seven leading industrial nations, meeting in a remote part of northern Canada Saturday, promised to keep up stimulus spending to bolster the ... Read more...

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IMF sees ‘break in the clouds’, but no voice for emerging economies

April 26th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 26 (IANS) Amid signs of a "break in the clouds" of the economic storm, world finance leaders have pledged to keep working collaboratively to restore international financial stability ... Read more...

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India expects resilient economy to grow at 6 percent

April 26th, 2009 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 25 (IANS) Notwithstanding several challenges, the Indian economy remains resilient and is expected to grow at around 6 percent in 2009-10 with fiscal and monetary stimulus measures cushioning ... Read more...

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Worst may be over, say G7 finance ministers

April 25th, 2009 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 25 (IANS) Finance leaders from the world's top seven industrialised nations have pledged to cooperate on efforts to lift the global economy out of its worst recession since ... Read more...

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India, China may see largest gains in IMF quotas

April 21st, 2009 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 21 (IANS) India, China, South Korea, Brazil and Mexico will see some of the largest gains in their quota shares in the International Monetary Fund to bring them ... Read more...

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New York strip club invites Oz PM Rudd back

March 26th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.26 (ANI): A New York strip club that Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd once visited in his youth, has invited him and his wife Therese Rein to a special ... Read more...

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Financial crisis yet to peak: Russia

October 13th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 13 (RIA Novosti) The global financial crisis has yet to peak and individual governments must now take appropriate measures to deal with its effects, Russia's finance minister Alexei Kudrin has ... Read more...

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Bahrain to host global Islamic banking forum

August 18th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 18 (IANS) Bahrain will host the 15th annual World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC), the largest gathering of Islamic finance leaders in the world, Nov 23-25.The event will help shape new ... Read more...

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