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IMF pares India’s growth to 6.1 percent


July 16th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 16 (IANS) With global recovery weakening further, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has marginally reduced India's growth projections from 6.8 percent to 6.1 percent for 2012 ... Read more...

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Euro on brink of collapse: IMF


April 18th, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) The crisis-hit euro is teetering on the brink of collapse, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said.In a significant vote of no-confidence, Tuesday's report from the ... Read more...

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India needs to tighten fiscal policy: IMF


April 17th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 17 (IANS) With the notable exception of India, a number of economies in emerging Asia have room to make policy more supportive of economic activity, given favourable debt ... Read more...

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India’s growth projection lowered as global recovery stalls


January 24th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) With the global recovery threatened by intensifying strains in the euro area and fragilities elsewhere, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slightly lowered India's growth projections ... Read more...

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Global economy in 2012 may be worse: IMF chief economist


December 22nd, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) With downside risks in advanced economies increasing and policy environment uncertain, the world economy may see worse conditions in the coming year, warned chief economist Olivier ... Read more...

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IMF to lower global economic forecast


December 2nd, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Thursday it would revise down the global economic growth pace next month as the financial turmoil triggered by the eurozone ... Read more...

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Inflation key challenge for India as growth slows: IMF


September 20th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) Predicting that India's growth would slow down from 10 percent last year to an average of 7.5 to 7.75 percent during 2011-12, the International Monetary Fund ... Read more...

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India set to grow at 8.2 percent: IMF


June 17th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 17 (IANS) Keeping its predictions for India's growth unchanged at 8.2 percent this year and 7.8 percent in 2012, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says global activity is ... Read more...

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Emerging economies leading global recovery: IMF


April 11th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) As global recovery continues, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects the world economy to grow at about 4.50 percent in both 2011 and 2012 with emerging ... Read more...

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India set to grow at 8.25 percent in 2011: IMF


April 11th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) Growth in India is expected to be moderate but remain above trend, with GDP growth projected at 8.25 percent in 2011 and 7.75 percent in 2012, ... Read more...

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India set to grow at 8.4 percent in 2011: IMF


January 25th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 25 (IANS) Essentially predicting no change in its previous estimate of 8.4 percent growth for India in 2011 dipping to eight percent in 2012, the International Monetary Fund ... Read more...

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China’s growth important for global recovery: World Bank chief


October 8th, 2010 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 8 (IANS) China's growth is a very important factor in the global economic recovery, World Bank President Robert B. Zoellick has said.On being asked what China can contribute to the ... Read more...

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India set to grow at 9.7 percent: IMF


October 6th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 6 (IANS) Even as the world slowly recovers from its worst economic crisis in decades, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday raised India's projected growth to 9.7 percent ... Read more...

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India to grow at 9.50 percent in 2010: IMF


July 8th, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 8 (IANS) India's growth will accelerate to about 9.50 percent in 2010 as robust corporate profits and favourable financing conditions fuel investment, and then settle to 8.50 ... Read more...

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Mukherjee tells industry captains that food inflation is coming down


May 12th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said food inflation is coming down in the wake of a good monsoon prediction.Speaking at CII National Conference and Annual ... Read more...

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Jobless rate in Italy to reach 11 percent


April 25th, 2010 - 9:12 am ICT by IANS
Rome, April 25 (IANS/AKI) Even as the country is going through its worst economic crisis since the World War II, unemployment in Italy is expected to rise to 11 percent by 2012, ... Read more...

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Italy’s economy to grow by 0.5 percent


April 22nd, 2010 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Rome, April 22 (IANS/AKI) Italy's economy is expected to grow 0.5 percent this year, down from the previous forecast of 0.7 percent, ratings agency Standard & Poor's has said. The predicted growth would ... Read more...

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Chinese economy to grow by 10 percent in 2010: IMF


April 22nd, 2010 - 3:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Powered by strong domestic demand, the Chinese economy is likely to grow by 10 percent in 2010, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Wednesday. "In China, GDP growth exceeded ... Read more...

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India set to grow by 8.8 percent in 2010, predicts IMF


April 21st, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 21 (IANS) Predicting an 8.8 percent growth for India this year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says strong domestic demand will support the recovery in both India and ... Read more...

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India to grow 7.7 percent as global recovery picks pace: IMF


January 26th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 26 (IANS) With the global recovery off to a stronger start, Indian economy is projected to grow at 7.7 percent in 2010, 1.3 percentage points higher than forecast ... Read more...

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World economy recovering faster than expected: IMF


January 5th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (DPA) The International Monetary Fund's predictions for global economic growth will almost certainly be revised upward as the world embarks on a quicker-than-expected recovery from its worst recession in ... Read more...

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Keep up the stimulus, but devise credible exit strategies: IMF


November 3rd, 2009 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) In yet another sign of global economic recovery, across the G-20 nations including India, the average overall deficit is projected to fall from 7.9 percent of ... Read more...

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India, China leading Asia out of global downturn


October 21st, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Led by China, India and Indonesia, Asia is emerging from the global economic crisis sooner and stronger than any other region, according to a top International ... Read more...

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After recession, world economy to grow by 3 percent in 2010: IMF (Lead)


October 1st, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) As the world economy comes out of a deep global recession, global activity is forecast to expand by about 3 percent in 2010 after contracting by ... Read more...

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World out of recession, says IMF


October 1st, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Oct 1 (DPA) The world economy has pulled out of its worst recession since World War II and will stage a sluggish recovery in the coming year, the International Monetary Fund ... Read more...

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India, China to lead growth as global economy recovers: IMF


October 1st, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) As the global economy recovers from its worst crisis in decades, India and China will lead the expansion this year and will grow at rates of ... Read more...

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Shrinking global economy headed for slow recovery next year: IMF


April 22nd, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 22 (IANS) With the world in the grip of the most severe recession since World War II, the global economy is projected to shrink by 1.3 percent in ... 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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World plunging into ever-deeper recession: IMF


April 22nd, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (DPA) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday offered its most dire picture yet of a world that is plunging into by far its deepest recession since World War II. The ... Read more...

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IMF warns of ‘unusually long, severe recession’


April 16th, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 16 (IANS) Warning that the current global recession is likely to be "unusually long and severe" and the recovery sluggish, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Thursday said restoring ... Read more...

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Financial crisis has moved ’strongly and rapidly’ to emerging economies: IMF


April 16th, 2009 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 16 (IANS) With the financial crises in advanced economies having passed "through strongly and rapidly" to emerging economies including India, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Thursday called for ... Read more...

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IMF hopes slow, weak recovery from recession


April 16th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 16 (DPA) As some major economies begin to show signs of stabilising, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Thursday warned that any global recovery from the downturn could last more than ... Read more...

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India’s growth will retard, debate only over quantum (Roundup)


January 29th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Leading think tanks, institutions and policymakers Thursday came out with their own projections of India's growth rate but with one common thread - the country's economic expansion ... Read more...

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IMF lowers India growth to 5 percent as global economy plummets


January 29th, 2009 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered India and China's growth projections for 2009 to 5 percent and 6.75 percent respectively as it forecast world growth falling to ... Read more...

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IMF: Chinas Growth to fall from 9.3 percent to 8.5 percent


November 8th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.8 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut its forecast for China''s economic growth in 2009 to 8.5 percent from 9.3 percent. According to the China Daily, it also changed ... Read more...

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