Tag: International Monetary Fund

IMF sees some easing of US-China tensions, urges reforms of global trade system

Concerted efforts to reform the World Trade Organization to better account for e-commerce and the service sector. "We are not looking for a small...

Oil slips further below $59 on weaker economic outlook

The global benchmark, slipped 16 cents to $58.58 a barrel by 0850 GMT. OPEC, Russia and other producers have a deal to cut oil...

IMF says Mexico interested in successor for expiring flexible credit line

The IMF in 2017 approved an $86 billion flexible credit line (FCL) for Mexico but trimmed the amount to $74 billion in 2018. The...

Pakistan taking economic reforms, showing impressive performance: IMF  

Pakistan had showed impressive performance by carrying out economic reforms in accordance with the Extended Fund Facility of the International Monetary Fund. The country's...

NO IMF SOS mission, programme renegotiating

ISLAMABAD: The Finance Ministry Friday categorically refuted the claims made in certain media reports that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was sending an SOS mission...

IMF to meet with advisers to Argentina opposition candidate

BUENOS AIRES: A team from the International Monetary Fund was to meet on Monday with economic advisers to opposition candidate Alberto Fernandez, the front-runner for...

IMF says sending team to Argentina ‘soon’

WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund is continuing discussions with Argentina and will send a mission to Buenos Aires in the near future, an IMF spokesman...

Germany expects Georgieva to become IMF head, Russia pledges support

BERLIN: Germany is optimistic that Bulgaria's Kristalina Georgieva will become the head of the International Monetary Fund, a spokeswoman for the German Finance Ministry said...

EU nations to vote Friday on consensus candidate for IMF chief

PARIS: European Union member states will vote on Friday on who the bloc should put forward as a candidate to head the International Monetary Fund...

World Bank’s Georgieva added to EU list of candidates to lead IMF

BRUSSELS: European Union governments are working to select one European candidate from a list of five names to succeed Christine Lagarde at the helm of...