Moody's sees Egypt's economy growing but reforms slipping

Cairo, Mar 29 Ratings agency Moody's says the economic picture for Egypt is improving, but that "mounting public discontent" will likely lead it to slow reforms undertaken to secure a bailout from...

Mar 29, 2017 11:41 PM | Newsscroll

'Equitable redistribution of recent eco growth a challenge'

New Delhi, Mar 29 Ensuring the benefits and equitable redistribution of recent global economic growth is a challenge, Special Secretary Dinesh Sharma today said."Though there has been recent...

Mar 29, 2017 7:37 PM | Newsscroll

Nepal's economy rebounding: IMF

From Lalit K JhaWashington, Mar 28 Nepal's growth is projected to touch 5.5 per cent in 2016-17 after a slowdown due to the 2015 earthquakes and trade disruptions at the border with India, the IMF...

Mar 28, 2017 2:43 PM | Newsscroll

Nepal's economy rebounding: IMF

From Lalit K JhaWashington, Mar 28 Nepal's economy is rebounding after a slowdown caused due to 2015 earthquakes and trade disruptions at the southern border, the International Monetary Fund has...

Mar 28, 2017 8:26 AM | Newsscroll

Digest for international stories for week Mar 18- Mar 24, 2017

SaturdayParis: Troops at Paris' Orly airport today shot dead a man who tried to grab a female soldier's weapon saying he was ready to die for Allah, triggering a major security alert that caused...

Mar 25, 2017 2:12 PM | Newsscroll

Forex reserves up $2.67 bn to $366.78 bn

Mumbai, Mar 24 India's foreign exchange reserves surged by whopping USD 2.671 billion to USD 366.781 billion for the week ended March 17 on account of increase in foreign currency assets, the...

Mar 24, 2017 7:13 PM | Newsscroll

Kenya sells first ever mobile government bonds

Nairobi, Mar 23 Kenya, a pioneer in mobile money, today began selling the first ever government bonds via mobile phone, allowing anyone from teachers to shop owners to invest and fund infrastructure...

Mar 23, 2017 8:45 PM | Newsscroll

Ukraine central bank warns of steep hit from trade blockade

Kiev, Mar 21 A trade blockade imposed by Kiev on the rebel-held eastern regions of the country will take a heavy toll on the Ukraine's economic recovery, the central bank said today.The bank warned...

Mar 21, 2017 8:47 PM | Newsscroll

Not possible to pinpoint impact of note ban on GDP: Govt

New Delhi, Mar 21 The government today said it is not possible to pinpoint the impact of demonetisation on GDP as economic growth is contingent on a number of factors."The economic growth of a...

Mar 21, 2017 4:17 PM | Newsscroll

Eight 'suspect' packages found at Athens sorting centre:police

Athens, Mar 20 Greek police today said they had located eight "suspect" packages similar to mail bombs sent by a domestic militant group to key economic institutions last week.The packages, intended...

Mar 21, 2017 1:37 AM | Newsscroll