In line with a global downward trend, growth in South Asia is projected to slow to 5.9 percent in 2019. A slight rebound in investment and private consumption could jumpstart South Asia’s growth up to 6.3 percent in 2020 and 6.7 percent in 2021.
Celebrating IDA achievements, gearing up for IDA 19.
Many South Asian economies made steady business climate gains; India and Pakistan among world’s top improvers.
Strong domestic demand, which propped high growth in the past, has weakened, driving a slowdown across South Asia.
Visit all of the projects that we are working on in the South Asia Region.
Vice President, South Asia Region