Indian economic growth ‘much weaker’ than expected: IMF; Industrial production growth slows to 4.3% in July 2019

India’s economic growth is “much weaker” than expected, the IMF said, attributing the reasons to corporate and environmental regulatory uncertainty and lingering weaknesses in some non-bank financial companies. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected a slower growth rate for India in 2019 and 2020, a downward revision of 0.3 per cent for both the years, […]

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China needs to accelerate structural reforms to support growth – ADB


China needs to accelerate structural reforms in order to boost productivity and sustain growth momentum, Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a report. In its Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2017, ADB projects gross domestic product (GDP) growth for the China moderating to 6.5% in 2017 and 6.2% in 2018, from 6.7% last year. China’s efforts to […]

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