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Nirmala Sitharaman urges G20 nations for aligning recovery strategies with climate concerns

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday urged G20 nations for aligning economic recovery strategies with climate concerns. Participating virtually in the Third G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) Meeting under the Italian Presidency, Sitharaman shared recent policy responses of Government of India to strengthen the health system and economy, including the efficient application […]

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G7 tax deal ‘in sight’: France, Germany, Italy, Spain

A G7 deal on a minimum corporate tax rate is “within sight”, finance ministers from France, Germany, Italy and Spain said Friday before a meeting of the world’s richest nations. “We have a chance to get multinational businesses to pay their fair share,” France’s Bruno Le Maire, Germany’s Olaf Scholz, Italy’s Daniele Franco and Spain’s […]

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Indian economy to grow at historic 12.5%: IMF

India`s economy is projected to grow at the historically high level of 12.5 percent this fiscal year, but the International Monetary Fund`s (IMF) Chief Economist Gita Gopinath cautioned that the current wave of the pandemic “is quite concerning.” The growth projection was raised on the basis of “evidence we were getting in the last couple […]

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Forecast: Virus vaccines help inject hope in world economy – ET HealthWorld

The world economy is bouncing back from the pandemic crisis faster than expected, thanks in part to successful coronavirus vaccines and US stimulus efforts, but the improvements are uneven and joblessness remains a big concern, according to a new forecast. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on Tuesday raised its expectations for global GDP […]

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