Asia's growth outlook strong; faces risks from rise in protectionism: IMF

Asia’s growth outlook strong; faces risks from rise in protectionism: IMF

The growth outlook for Asian economies remains strong, but the region is vulnerable to sudden tightening in global financial conditions, further market corrections and a shift towards protectionist policies, the IMF said on Wednesday. In its regional economic outlook update, the International Monetary Fund projected Asia to grow 5.6 percent this year and next, up […]

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Indian economy can play very useful role in ‘Making America Great Again’, says Navtej Sarna

Given the inherent strength of its economy and upward trajectory, India can play a very useful role in realising President Donald Trump’s promise of “Making America Great Again”, top Indian diplomat based in the US has said. At one level, the Trump administration’s ‘America First’ and ‘Make in India’ of the Modi government might “sound […]

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