World Bank warns of lengthening shadows of a new global economic crisis

World Bank warns of lengthening shadows of a new global economic crisis

Washington: The World Bank has warned that dark clouds of a new crisis are hovering over the global economy due to the pressures created because of tensions in the international trade, decreasing investment, increasing intensity of the natural calamities and the increasing debt burden. A new report released by the World Bank warns that the […]

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The international economy has debts of $184 trillion; warns the IMF

The international economy has debts of $184 trillion; warns the IMF

Washington: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that the debt burden in the international economy has risen to $184 trillion. The IMF has also warned that the United States, China and Japan are the countries mainly responsible for this debt burden. In consideration of the international economy, this debt burden is 225% of the […]

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World Bank cancels loan worth $250 million to Pakistan

World Bank cancels loan worth $250 million to Pakistan

Islamabad: The World Bank has cancelled financial assistance of $250 million to Pakistan. The credit was supposed to help uplift the Pakistani economy. However, due to failed negotiations with Pakistan, the World Bank has decided to cancel the said loan. The World Bank has delivered a jolt to Pakistan with the decision as Pakistan is […]

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US reprimands Pakistan for lifting the ban on Jamaat-ud Dawa Falah-e-Insaniat

US reprimands Pakistan for lifting the ban on Jamaat-ud Dawa Falah-e-Insaniat

Washington: The United States has reprimanded Pakistan in harsh words for lifting the ban off two international terrorist organisations of Hafiz Saeed namely, Jamaat-ud Dawa and Falah-e-Insaniat. The United States prompted Pakistan that by withdrawing the ban on the two organisations, it violated the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) regulations. A few months ago, the […]

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Seeds of a next global economic crisis are being sown, serious warning by economist in IMF meeting

Seeds of a next global economic crisis are being sown, serious warning by economist in IMF meeting

Jakarta: Seeds for a new economic crisis are being sown with the trade war between the United States and China, rising interest rates in the United States and declining currency value of the developing countries, was the warning issued in the meeting of the International Monitory Fund (IMF) meeting. Chief of the IMF, Christine Lagarde […]

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Argentina demands financial aid of $50 billion from the IMF

Argentina demands financial aid of $50 billion from the IMF

Buenos Aires: While the economies of the Latin American countries like Venezuela and Brazil are receiving shocks, dark clouds seem to be hovering over the Argentinian economy too. The Argentinian currency, Peso declined by about 7% on Wednesday and the warnings of this decline in the growth rate by 1% are being issued. Against this […]

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Europe working on payment system alternative to US dominated SWIFT & IMF, claims German FM Heiko Maas

Europe working on payment system alternative to US dominated SWIFT & IMF, claims German FM Heiko Maas

Berlin: The internationally accepted secure and reliable systems SWIFT and International Monetary Fund (IMF) are both dominated by the United States. To end this United States domination of the financial systems, European countries are trying to develop alternative systems for SWIFT and Monetary Fund, claimed German Finance Minister Heiko Maas. Even last week, while speaking […]

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The Venezuelan immigrant influx is similar to the immigrants intruding into Europe, warns United Nations

The Venezuelan immigrant influx is similar to the immigrants intruding into Europe, warns United Nations

Caracas: The United Nations has expressed fear that the condition in Venezuela, where a large number of citizens are fleeing the country because of the political and economic crisis, is similar to the immigrant crisis of Europe back in 2015. More than a million immigrants had entered Europe after the German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened […]

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Chinese debt is a major risk to our economy, warns RBA governor Philip Lowe

Chinese debt is a major risk to our economy, warns RBA governor Philip Lowe

Canberra: The chief of Australia’s central bank has warned that the increasing built-up of debt in the Chinese economy, who is the biggest trade partner of Australia, can prove dangerous for both the countries. The debt to GDP ratio in the Chinese economy has risen from 100 percent to a staggering 260 percent in the […]

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