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Gita, an Indian-American economist has also served India as a former economic adviser to the Kerala government and in October 2018, was appointed as the chief economist of IMF.

Madrid: A former head of the International Monetary Fund and an ex-deputy Prime Minister in Spain’s government who is under investigation for alleged involvement in money laundering for private profit denied any wrongdoing at a hearing in front of an investigating magistrate here on Monday. Rodrigo Rato, who had also been Spain’s Economy Minister for eight …

United Nations: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reaffirmed on Wednesday that India will be the fastest growing major economy in 2018, with a growth rate of 7.4 per cent that rises to 7.8 per cent in 2019 with medium-term prospects remaining positive. The IMF’s Asia and Pacific Regional Economic Outlook report said that India was …

Buenos Aires: The first G20 meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors began in Buenos Aires, with the presence of 57 delegations from countries and institutions. The summit, held at the capital’s Center of Exhibitions and Conventions (CEC), gathered 22 finance ministers, 17 central bank governors and 10 heads of international organisations, including IMF Director-General …

New Delhi: The winter session of Parliament saw the opposition targeting the government on a number of issues, including the triple talaq bill, which could not be passed in the Rajya Sabha despite strenuous efforts by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The government was, however, able to push some of its legislative agenda during the session, …

New Delhi: While  there has been no change in growth rate forecast  for the country in International Monetary Fund’s latest report, it has warned Pakistan against change of reform policy in future. That country will face economic “instability” if it stops reforms in the wake of adverse judgement by its Supreme Court in the case …