Despite IMF growth rate cut, India stays top-performing economy

[Santiago: International Monetary Fund Chief Economist and Director of the Research Department Gita Gopinath leads a presentation of the IMF World Economic Outlook Update, in Santiago, Chile, Tuesday, July 23, 2019. /PTI] By Arul Louis United Nations/New Delhi, July 23 : India remains the world’s top-performing major economy with a growth rate of 7 per […]

‘Data localisation norms may impact blockchain operations’

Mumbai, July 23 : Although a government panel has recommended extensive use of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in banks and other financial institutions, it observed that data localisation norms under the draft Data Protection Bill may create obstacles in the effective adaptation of the technology and suggested differential treatment for blockchain and DLT-based firms in […]