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Subhash Chandra Garg represents India in first meeting of BRICS Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors
The first meeting of the BRICS Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors was held on the sidelines of the IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings in Washington D.C on 19th April, 2018. The Government of India (GoI) was represented in the meeting by Subhash Chandra Garg , Secretary of Department of Economic Affairs (EA). The main issues ..
Topics: BRIC • BRICS • Economy • Foreign relations • Foreign relations of Brazil • Foreign relations of China • Foreign relations of India • International finance institutions • International Monetary Fund • International Relations • NDB • New Development Bank
The Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP), established in 1999, is a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of a country’s financial sector. It is a joint program of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank It is a key instrument of the Fund’s surveillance and provides input to the Article IV consultation. India’s FSAP was initially ..
The first G20 meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors was held at the Center of Exhibitions and Conventions (CEC) in Buenos Aires, Argentina on March 19-20, 2018 with the presence of 57 delegations from countries and institutions. The summit gathered 22 finance ministers, 17 central bank governors and 10 heads of international organisations, ..
Topics: Christine Lagarde • Economy • G20 • G20 Buenos Aires summit • G20 London summit • International finance institutions • International Monetary Fund • Organizations • Presidency of Mauricio Macri • World
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has recently approved India’s membership after its shareholders gave their nod to make India its 69th member. The formal membership process will now get underway, which includes the purchase of shares by India at an estimated cost of around €1 million. The London-headquartered EBRD is a multilateral ..
Topics: Countries • Economy • Economy of the European Union • Emerging market • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development • India • International development • International finance institutions • Multilateral development banks • World
RBI Governor Urjit Patel has been appointed as advisory board member of the Financial Stability Institute (FSI) of the Bank of International Settlement (BIS). The FSI assists financial sector authorities worldwide in strengthening their financial systems. The FSI was jointly created in 1998 by the BIS and the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. Among other ..
Topics: Bank for International Settlements • Banking • Basel Committee on Banking Supervision • Central banks • Economy • Financial regulation • Financial services • Financial Stability Institute • FSI • International finance institutions • Urjit Patel