Jaitley for unconventional methods to fund development goals
Jaitley for unconventional methods to fund development goals

Jaitley, in his interventions at the G24 Finance Ministers meet, welcomed the SDGs, which are to be achieved by 2030.

Arab OPEC sources see oil back above $70 by end-2015

Arab OPEC producers expect global oil prices to rebound to between $70 and $80 a barrel by the end of next year as a global economic recovery revives demand, OPEC delegates said this week in the first indication of where the group expects oil markets to stabilise in the medium term.

Xi pushes China's FTA vision as APEC leaders meet

President Xi is hosting the 22nd Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders' meeting at the Yanqi Lake International Convention Center in northern suburb of Beijing.

Global recovery to accelerate in 2015: IMF

Lagarde estimated that growth in China this year would be between 7 and 7.5 percent.

OECD trims 2014 world growth forecast to 3.4%

The global economy is now set to grow by 3.4 percent this year.

Gold price firms after two-day loss as weak data hurts stocks

Spot gold was up 0.2 percent at USD 1,313.09 an ounce. It hit its highest since October 31 this week at USD 1,332.10, before traders cashed in gains.

Growth to slip to 4.8% in FY'14; to improve next year: Crisil

India's growth rate in the current fiscal is expected to slide to 4.8 percent and the prospects for 2014-15, which currently appear to be bright, hinge on the stability of the new government.

Investors fear global economic recovery could falter: BofA

According to the BofA Merrill Lynch fund manager survey for October, investors are concerned that global economic recovery could falter, while emerging market confidence have started to rebuild.

Global economy to face rough time for 2 yrs: Basu

Basu said some countries have done well in investing in infrastructure which India failed to do.

No differences with BRICS on Iranian oil import: US

The efforts of BRICS nations to engage in global multilateral institutions will help in strengthening the "international system", the US has said.

Global recovery prospects improved, risks remain: IMF

International Monetary Fund Deputy Managing Director Naoyuki Shinohara said Tuesday the prospects for a global economic recovery have improved, but risks remain due largely to uncertainty over the situation in Europe.

Worry about Chinese demand drives US stocks lower

US stocks closed lower Tuesday for only the second time in two weeks after two reports suggested an economic slowdown in China, where blistering growth over the past three years has helped sustain the global economic recovery.

Austerity plans cloud global jobs recovery: ILO

The UN labour agency said Friday
that employment in many countries would only return to
pre-crisis levels in 2015, two years later it previously
forecast, as austerity programmes aggravate job losses.

India, China leading global economic recovery: Moody`s

Boosted by good growth in India
and China, the world economy is starting to recover from the
one of the worst financial crisis in decades, says Moody`s.