UN Media Briefing on World Economic Situation and Prospects 2019

The World Economic Situation Prospects (WESP) 2019 was launched to the Indian media on 23 January 2019 at the UN House, New Delhi during a presentation made by Dr. Nagesh Kumar, Head of the UNESCAP office for South and South-West Asia. The report highlights the strong economic performance and outlook of India, Bangladesh and Bhutan among other South Asian countries and challenges faced by some economies such as Pakistan and Islamic Republic of Iran.