This Article is From Jan 24, 2014

Remove bottlenecks to get India's mojo back: IMF chief to NDTV

Remove bottlenecks to get India's mojo back:  IMF chief to NDTV

Christine Lagarde, managing director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), in conversation with NDTV's Dr Prannoy Roy at the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Here are the highlights from the interaction

  • More positive on global growth
  • Have changed our global growth forecast slightly to 3.7 per cent from 3 per cent last year
  • US private sector leading recovery
  • Eurozone has turned the corner
  • Emerging markets have slowed down but still growing at good pace
  • Inflation a key worry for most emerging markets
  • 202 million people keep me awake at night because they are looking for jobs
  • India needs to address fiscal gap
  • RBI's inflation targeting a good strategy
  • India needs to address infra bottlenecks
  • Fighting corruption is important in all countries
  • India should have investor friendly policies and address bottlenecks
  • Govt should engage with investors
  • Don't see a massive slowdown in China
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