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Financial Times - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Latin America and the Caribbean are on course for a 0.5 per cent economic contraction this year, making it the first time since the debt crisis of 1982-83 that the region has seen two consecutive years of negative growth, the IMF said in its Western ...
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IMF warns Chinese response to debt needs to be more comprehensive

Financial Times - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
The IMF has been expressing growing concern about China's debt issues and pushing for an urgent response by Beijing to what the fund sees as a serious problem for the Chinese economy.
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Cheap Oil Shaved $390 Billion From Mideast Economies in 2015, IMF Says

Wall Street Journal - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
DUBAI—The International Monetary Fund estimates the Middle East's oil-dependent economies have missed out on $390 billion in oil revenues last year alone and face up to $150 billion in income losses this year as a result of cheap oil prices.
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External Shocks Hurt Growth in Caucasus, Central Asia

International Monetary Fund - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Growth in the Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) this year is expected to slow to a two-decade low as a result of a sustained decline in the prices of key commodities, spillovers from Russia's recession, and China's slowdown, the IMF said in its latest ...
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IMF paints gloomy picture on global economy

The Herald - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its recent World Economic Outlook (WEO) titled Too Slow for Too Long showed that baseline projection for global growth in 2016 is a modest 3,2 percent, broadly in line with last year, and a 0,2 percentage point ...
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IMF agrees $1.5 billion bailout for Sri Lanka to avert balance of payments crisis

Times of India - ‎19 hours ago‎
The loan - the second bailout from the IMF since 2009 - will support the government's ambitious economic reform agenda aimed at fundamental changes to tax policy, reverse a two-decade decline in tax revenues, and put public finances on a sustainable ...
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IMF, World Bank, UN, OECD form new group to stop tax erosion

Reuters - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
WASHINGTON The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank said on Tuesday they are joining forces with other international organizations to cooperate on tax issues and develop new tools and standards to halt tax base erosion and evasion.

International Monetary Fund says oil exporting countries should brace for losses of more than $500 billion this year ...

BreakingNews.com - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
International Monetary Fund says oil exporting countries should brace for losses of more than $500 billion this year - AP. Read more on bigstory.
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UAE takes part in International Monetary Fund spring meeting

Khaleej Times - ‎Apr 17, 2016‎
A UAE delegation headed by Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, took part in the spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WBG), where both parties discussed key issues and ways to ...
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Politics|Carbon Pricing Becomes a Cause for the World Bank and IMF

New York Times - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
But the leaders of the World Bank, the I.M.F. and other major global institutions say cutting emissions enough to stave off the worst effects of climate change will not be possible unless all fossil fuel polluters are forced to pay for the carbon ...
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UK joins IMF and World Bank to cut Mozambique aid

BBC News - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The UK government says it has suspended financial aid to Mozambique over an alleged "serious breach of trust" relating to undisclosed debts.

IMF sees emerging mkt innovations as 'crankiness' of Guv:Rajan

Moneycontrol.com - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
IMF sees emerging mkt innovations as 'crankiness' of Guv:Rajan. The outspoken Governor, who himself has served in the past as Chief Economist of the International Monetary Fund, said the multilateral institution is more likely to find innovations in ...
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Former Greek Finance Minister: Massive IMF Bailouts are "Ponzi Austerity" Scheme

Democracy Now! - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Earlier this week, negotiations between Greece and international creditors hit an impasse over the bankers' demands for extra austerity measures.
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IMF halts Mozambique aid after finding undisclosed debts of $1bn

Financial Times - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
Mozambique faces a deepening crisis after the International Monetary Fund suspended funding to the southern African nation following the discovery of more than $1bn in previously undisclosed government debt.
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IMF says Pakistan ready to go it alone when programme ends

The Express Tribune - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
LONDON: Pakistan will be ready to go it alone when its $6.7 billion three-year International Monetary Fund programme ends in September, a senior fund official said on Wednesday.
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IMF Counts on New Ukraine Gov't to Continue Reforms

Sputnik International - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
KIEV (Sputnik) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) counts on the new Ukrainian government to continue reforms taken up by the previous administration, IMF's First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton said in an interview with the Ukrainian press ...
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IMF Suspends Millions In Aid Dollars To Mozambique Over Hidden Debt

International Business Times - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
The International Monetary Fund has suspended aid to Mozambique after finding that the southern African nation allegedly had at least $1 billion in previously undisclosed government debt.

IMF: Taxation policies need tweaking

Sun.Star - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Address the loopholes. International Monetary Fund representative to the Philippines Jay Peiris notes that taxes in the country are very high but collection is not, due to several tax exemptions.
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