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Deshhit: Pakistan in big trouble with FATF, fails to complete FATF points

Pakistan has failed to complete 25 of the 27 action points given by the international terror financing watchdog FATF to check funding to terrorist groups such as LeT and JeM and frontal groups like Jamat-ud-Dawah and Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation.

Jun 17, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

ADB to scale up India lending to $4.5 bn in 2019

ADB committed USD 3.03 billion in sovereign loans to India in 2018, the highest ever annual lending commitment, he said, adding that USD 557 million loan was for the private sector.

Jan 11, 2019, 18:02 PM IST

ADB signs $31 million loan agreement with government to develop tourism, boost jobs in Tamil Nadu

The activities under the project would also boost economic opportunities for the local people.

Dec 12, 2018, 11:31 AM IST

ADB to lend $75 million for 24-hour water supply in Karnataka towns

The project finances would be used to, among others, augment water treatment production capacity by about 16 millions liters per day.

Nov 27, 2018, 20:56 PM IST

India's economy continues on robust growth path: ADB

Growth remains stable across most of developing Asia due to robust domestic demand, buoyant oil and gas prices and a consolidation of India's growth rebound, it said.

Sep 26, 2018, 18:34 PM IST

Ahead of China, India to remain fastest growing economy in FY19 and FY20: ADB

India will continue to be the world's fastest-growing major economy, ahead of China, with 7.3 percent growth rate in 2018-19 and 7.6 percent in 2019-20, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said today.

Jul 19, 2018, 22:46 PM IST

India fastest growing economy in Asia; on track to meet FY18 target: ADB

ADO published in April had said that India's economic growth will rise to 7.3 percent this fiscal and further to 7.6 percent in the next financial year

Jul 19, 2018, 09:29 AM IST

Assam keen to start flights to ASEAN countries, says CM Sonowal

He also urged ASEAN countries to set up consulates in Guwahati, besides boosting economic ties.

Feb 04, 2018, 21:09 PM IST

ADB lowers India's GDP forecast for FY-18 to 6.7%

India rebounded to 6.3 percent growth in the second quarter ended in September for this fiscal.

Dec 13, 2017, 08:50 AM IST

Scope for RBI rate cut; fiscal stimulus 'less likely': ADB

The committee is scheduled to come out with next bi-monthly monetary policy decision on October 4.

Sep 26, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

ADB trims India growth forecast to 7% for current year

Developing Asia is expected to grow by 5.9 and 5.8 percent in 2017 and 2018, respectively, the Manila-based lender said.

Sep 26, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

India on track to grow at 7.4% in 2017: ADB report

India is expected to achieve the projected growth rate of 7.4 percent in 2017 and further up 7.6 percent next year on strong consumption demand, with South Asia leading the growth chart in Asia and the Pacific, an ADB supplement report said on Thursday.

Jul 20, 2017, 11:18 AM IST

Indian market should be more deregulated, FDI friendly: ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's effort of integrating indirect taxes through the GST, even as it wants the Indian market to be more "deregulated" and FDI friendly to realise the true potential.

May 04, 2017, 12:55 PM IST

ADB lending hits record high

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) operations exceeded the $30 billion mark for the first time in its 50-year history as regional demand for development finance and knowledge continues to grow, a report said on Tuesday.

Apr 25, 2017, 18:15 PM IST

India's growth to accelerate to 7.4% in 2017-18: ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Thursday said that India's growth rate will improve to 7.4 percent during 2017-18 and go up further to 7.6 percent in the next fiscal, remaining ahead of China.

Apr 06, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

ADB's to provide $48 mn loan to help Assam improve power distribution

Asian Development Bank will provide the second tranche loan of USD 48 million to Assam to help the state expanding and upgrading its power distribution system.

Nov 08, 2016, 14:29 PM IST

Highway across nations: India approves $1 billion connectivity project

India has approved an ambitious $1.04-billion project for constructing and upgrading 558 km of roads to link it with Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal and ease the movement of passengers and cargo, as part of the larger effort to increase intra-regional trade by 60 per cent.

Sep 18, 2016, 19:22 PM IST

ADB says developing Asian economies to grow 5.6% in 2016

The Manila-based lender's report said the growth forecast for 2017 of 5.7 percent made in March remains unchanged.

Jul 18, 2016, 21:30 PM IST

ADB trims developing Asia growth forecast; India on track

ADB on Monday marginally cut economic growth projection for Asia and Pacific region for 2016, though India is likely to meet 7.4 percent and 7.8 percent growth forecast for this and the following year.

Jul 18, 2016, 08:54 AM IST

Strong Indian growth to push up Asian economy to 5.7%: ADB

Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao today said strong GDP expansion in some of the countries, including India, is expected to push up Asia's economic growth rate to 5.7 percent in 2016.

May 02, 2016, 23:00 PM IST