world economic growth

World Bank raises Asia growth forecast, warns of NKorea risk

In its previous forecast in April, the Washington, DC- based lender projected a 6.2 per cent expansion in 2017 and 6.1 per cent for 2018.

Oct 04, 2017, 19:31 PM IST
India's growth to remain 'strong'; to hover around 7.5% in FY17

India's growth to remain 'strong'; to hover around 7.5% in FY17

Remaining one of the fastest growing economies, India is projected to see a growth of around 7.5 percent in the current financial year even as the world economic growth is "stuck in a low-growth trap", says OECD.

Jun 02, 2016, 10:28 AM IST

OECD calls US dip a blip, but chops world growth forecast

It predicted the world economy would grow at a rate of 3.1 percent this year, down from the 4.0 percent increase it projected in March.

Jun 03, 2015, 15:29 PM IST

Asia to be engine of economic growth: Kamal Nath

Asia will be the engine of world economic growth, with countries in the region being important participants in their "own way", Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath has said.

Oct 04, 2012, 13:26 PM IST

India, China still contribute half of world economic growth

China and India are especially important given both their size and growth rates.

Jan 11, 2012, 19:51 PM IST