Finance Minister US Visit: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has gone to the US on an official visit and is currently in Washington to attend various meetings and events there. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has met with International Monetary Fund’s Managing Director i.e. MD Kristalina Georgieva during her US visit. This meeting coincided with the spring meeting of the IMF-World Bank. Senior officials of the Government of India such as Ananth V Nageswaran, Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of India and Gita Gopinath of the IMF also participated in this meeting.
Finance Minister warns of the dangers of cryptocurrencies
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has warned the world by expressing concern about cryptocurrency. He has said that the biggest risk of cryptocurrencies is about being used in money laundering and terror funding. He said this in the meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Monday.
What can be the solution- Finance Minister told
Along with this, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, while alerting all the countries of the world, said that the only solution can be to make some rules and regulations through regulation using technology to reduce the risk of cryptocurrencies. In a seminar organized during the spring meeting of the IMF, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that she feels that the use of cryptocurrencies should be done properly for all the countries of the board, this is a brainstorming aspect and for this all countries should come together. Must try.
participated in these programs
The Finance Minister held official meetings with the World Bank, IMF, G20 and Financial Action Task Force (FATF). Apart from this, Nirmala Sitharaman also participated in a program of Atlantic Council, a think tank based in Washington DC.
What is Finance Minister’s program
Finance Minister Sitharaman will visit San Francisco on April 24, where she will interact with business leaders. Along with this, she will also interact with the students of Stanford University. The Finance Minister will leave for India from America on 27 April.