Economy

Economy Slowed Down Due To Raghuram Rajan’s Policies, Not Demonetisation – Niti Aayog VC

Niti Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar on Monday blamed the former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan for the slowdown in country’s economy in the days that followed demonetisation. Rajan’s policies on non-performing assets (NPAs) led to the slowdown in the economy and not the government’s decision to ban 500 and 1000 rupee notes, […]

German Chancellor Merkel to Visit Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to tour three West African countries next week, paying visits to Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria. Merkel is to spend Wednesday through Friday in the three countries, accompanied by an economic delegation, deputy government spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer said Friday in Berlin. Migration politics, particularly Merkel’s campaign to tackle the causes resulting […]