Steps to fight global crisis at right time: Pranab

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee
on Sunday said that the global economic crisis have had an impact
on India.

Global crisis led to record number of reforms: WB

The global economic crisis has encouraged a rash of government reforms that should make it easier to start, run and close businesses around the world, according to a World Bank report released Tuesday night.

Healthcare sector untouched by global eco crisis: Assocham

India`s healthcare industry, despite the global economic downturn, posted a healthy growth of 42.44 percent in net profit in the first quarter of the current fiscal compared to same period last year, a study said.

China warns of `grave` jobs situation

China on Tuesday warned of a "grave" situation in the jobs market with millions of graduates and migrant workers yet to find work as companies continue to struggle with the effects of the global slump.

Worst over for US but recovery to be slow: IMF

The sharp contraction in the U.S. economy "seems to be ending" but recovery will be slow with risks still looming from the weak labor and housing markets, the International Monetary Fund said on Friday.

US, China won`t slow government spending `too soon`

The US and China agreed to maintain aggressive measures to stimulate their economies until a global recovery takes hold, US officials said after talks with their Chinese counterparts Monday.

Bernanke defends Fed`s actions

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke travelled to the US heartland to defend the central bank`s actions and reaffirm his assessment of an improving, but still vulnerable, US economy.

US seeks action with China on economy

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner called Monday for far-reaching cooperation with China, saying the nations can help the world come out of economic crisis.