thenewsmarket.com > Trending > Global Economy http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/trending/global-economy 9fd81dce-dd14-4137-8ea1-611999e8c705/IMF: Experts Warn Against Complacency in Euro Reform http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--experts-warn-against-complacency-in-euro-reform/s/9fd81dce-dd14-4137-8ea1-611999e8c705 IMF: Experts Warn Against Complacency in Euro Reform Experts gathered at the International Monetary Fund on Thursday to discuss the future of reforms in the euro zone. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde hosted a panel of current and former... ]]> 4/19/2018 9:14:00 PM 2c94e3ed-cee9-4d00-b66c-e1a7087ece67/IMF: Growth to Cut Record Debt, but More Work Ahead http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--growth-to-cut-record-debt--but-more-work-ahead/s/2c94e3ed-cee9-4d00-b66c-e1a7087ece67 IMF: Growth to Cut Record Debt, but More Work Ahead The world economy is on the rise and that will help bring down debt from current record levels, but policy makers must not become complacent the IMF announced in the Fiscal Monitor Report released... ]]> 4/18/2018 1:30:00 PM e59e9192-009b-4e53-8271-35d0ec690789/IMF Sees Higher Growth, Warns of Risks http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-sees-higher-growth--warns-of-risks/s/e59e9192-009b-4e53-8271-35d0ec690789 IMF Sees Higher Growth, Warns of Risks The global economy continues to edge higher amidst a generally sunny outlook, but there are building risks to that growth trajectory, the IMF reports Tuesday in the latest World Economic Outlook. ]]> 4/17/2018 5:39:00 PM 41a271d8-30de-480e-87a1-f9ca2f0a60ae/IMF Global Growth Outlook http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-global-growth-outlook/s/41a271d8-30de-480e-87a1-f9ca2f0a60ae IMF Global Growth Outlook The IMF is predicting an uptick in global growth in coming years, in part due to the impact of US tax cuts spurring investment and spending, the organization announced Monday. Global GDP growth... ]]> 1/22/2018 2:00:00 PM 7a965a93-a12f-4610-adc4-ce24506d22db/IMF Regular News Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-regular-news-briefing/s/7a965a93-a12f-4610-adc4-ce24506d22db IMF Regular News Briefing The International Monetary Fund (IMF) supports maintaining subsidies and economic measures that help the poor in Tunisia, meanwhile supporting economic reforms to boost growth and employment... ]]> 1/18/2018 8:00:00 PM 05b64386-f60a-47a3-be30-69b42f74b31e/IMF Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-weekly-briefing/s/05b64386-f60a-47a3-be30-69b42f74b31e IMF Weekly Briefing The IMF sees interest rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve as “on the right track,” Fund spokesman Bill Murray told reporters Thursday (December 14) in Washington. “We always look at risks. I mean... ]]> 12/14/2017 8:57:00 PM a8e34131-a3cb-46d8-a573-09888beaeb70/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/a8e34131-a3cb-46d8-a573-09888beaeb70 IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The IMF stands ready to help Zimbabwe restore growth and stability after the ousting of long-time president Robert Mugabe, Fund spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday (November 30) in... ]]> 11/30/2017 7:59:00 PM 9e151088-c687-432d-91f5-91f645d50833/Partners in Progress http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partners-in-progress/s/9e151088-c687-432d-91f5-91f645d50833 Partners in Progress VO : Nothing could have prepared us for the chaos of the global recession of 2008—or Ireland’s swift decline. Aidan O’Hogan, Manager, Property Byte: As the market turned, mortgages began to show... ]]> 11/13/2017 10:47:00 PM af04afee-5c1b-4073-b1ac-e19a69edd7d1/IMF Regular News Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-regular-news-briefing/s/af04afee-5c1b-4073-b1ac-e19a69edd7d1 IMF Regular News Briefing The IMF supports maintaining subsidies and economic measures that help the poor in Jordan, spokesman Bill Murray told reporters Thursday (November 9) in Washington. The Fund supports measures by... ]]> 11/9/2017 9:20:00 PM 0f47f944-b8dd-4955-931b-ea4a32d8e497/IMF-Greece Meeting http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-greece-meeting/s/0f47f944-b8dd-4955-931b-ea4a32d8e497 IMF-Greece Meeting The Greek economy is on the road to recovery and welcomed partnership with the International Monetary Fund going forward, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said after meeting with IMF Managing... ]]> 10/17/2017 12:45:00 AM 28308bbe-0eaa-47c4-bdb7-06d608bbbe5e/IMFC Presser http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imfc-presser/s/28308bbe-0eaa-47c4-bdb7-06d608bbbe5e IMFC Presser The world’s financial leaders vowed to work together in a “window of opportunity” to promote the global recovery. The International Monetary Fund’s policymaking body met in Washington on Saturday... ]]> 10/14/2017 8:52:00 PM e14939c9-833f-4abb-81ab-3e67b7ec5020/IMF PHOTO - IMFC http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-photo---imfc/s/e14939c9-833f-4abb-81ab-3e67b7ec5020 IMF PHOTO - IMFC International Monetary and Financial Committee gathers in Washington for the IMF’s Annual Meetings. Leaders are looking to boost cooperation and communication to move the global economy to more... ]]> 10/14/2017 5:57:00 PM 6d0d46a9-fa64-4d0e-82a3-2fcffd0591b3/IMF PLENARY http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-plenary/s/6d0d46a9-fa64-4d0e-82a3-2fcffd0591b3 IMF PLENARY At the open of the 2017 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagare urged policymakers to adopt policies for inclusive growth.... ]]> 10/13/2017 7:06:00 PM 5a8ddb56-6902-4ada-a678-e0f802c8cfe3/IMF Asian Economies http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-asian-economies/s/5a8ddb56-6902-4ada-a678-e0f802c8cfe3 IMF Asian Economies (Washington, DC Friday 13 October 2017) IMF: Asia and Pacific Still Engine of Global Growth but Gap Closing Asia’s growth is forecast to be 5.6 percent in 2017 and 5.5 percent in 2018, maintaining... ]]> 10/13/2017 6:08:00 PM 06c30ad6-be0d-447e-90ae-ab6f2f687a57/G20 Finance Ministers Family Photo http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/g20-finance-ministers-family-photo/s/06c30ad6-be0d-447e-90ae-ab6f2f687a57 G20 Finance Ministers Family Photo G20 Finance Ministers held a meeting in Washington Thursday coinciding with the Annual Meetings of the World Bank and IMF. The G20 is currently hosted by Germany, while the next chair will be... ]]> 10/13/2017 3:26:00 AM 71f7158a-a56f-40f3-b91f-a6c3fe528f7b/IMF Lagarde Presser http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-lagarde-presser/s/71f7158a-a56f-40f3-b91f-a6c3fe528f7b IMF Lagarde Presser At a news conference to open the IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Thursday urged world leaders to reinforce a strengthening global recovery and seize an... ]]> 10/12/2017 7:04:00 PM aad85c4c-9b5a-45c4-8dd2-2d8ab3398750/IMF Future of Work http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-future-of-work/s/aad85c4c-9b5a-45c4-8dd2-2d8ab3398750 IMF Future of Work Experts gathered at the International Monetary Fund on Wednesday to try to predict the future of work in a rapidly changing world. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde and a panel of business,... ]]> 10/11/2017 11:44:00 PM 8f872b43-ff57-4da7-8758-85c13492c68e/IMF Fiscal Monitor Presser http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-fiscal-monitor-presser/s/8f872b43-ff57-4da7-8758-85c13492c68e IMF Fiscal Monitor Presser The IMF is offering a prescription of fiscal policies to promote inclusive growth and combat income inequality that is growing within many countries. “In the Fiscal Monitor, we document trends in... ]]> 10/11/2017 8:57:00 PM 134c4401-f88c-4009-9fc3-eebfa69fa00a/IMF Global Financial Stability Report http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-global-financial-stability-report/s/134c4401-f88c-4009-9fc3-eebfa69fa00a IMF Global Financial Stability Report Banks and capital markets continue to grow healthier a decade after the global financial crisis struck, but regulators and executives must not become complacent the IMF announced in the Global... ]]> 10/11/2017 5:40:00 PM 6c5b8543-32f2-420d-adc9-110597183362/IMF Fiscal Monitor Report http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-fiscal-monitor-report/s/6c5b8543-32f2-420d-adc9-110597183362 IMF Fiscal Monitor Report The IMF is offering a prescription of fiscal policies to promote inclusive growth and combat income inequality that remains despite a strengthening global economic recovery. While global... ]]> 10/11/2017 1:30:00 PM 00ea3274-cf80-485d-a76f-2277605a7c4e/IMF Global Financial Stability Report http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-global-financial-stability-report/s/00ea3274-cf80-485d-a76f-2277605a7c4e IMF Global Financial Stability Report Banks and capital markets continue to grow healthier a decade after the global financial crisis struck, but regulators and executives must not become complacent the IMF announced in the Global... ]]> 10/11/2017 12:00:00 PM 9e0cbafc-feae-4cab-8326-21d336606c04/IMF World Economic Outlook http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-world-economic-outlook/s/9e0cbafc-feae-4cab-8326-21d336606c04 IMF World Economic Outlook The IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) finds that the global recovery is continuing at a faster pace, with growth marked up to 3.6 percent this year and 3.7 percent in 2018, driven by the... ]]> 10/10/2017 7:02:00 PM d95a3df2-23e7-43e8-9e97-dd9c6de7ccfd/IMF World Economic Outlook http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-world-economic-outlook/s/d95a3df2-23e7-43e8-9e97-dd9c6de7ccfd IMF World Economic Outlook Global growth is strengthening and is broad-based, but pockets of negative growth and concern over debt-levels mean that policy makers must not be complacent, the IMF announced in the latest World... ]]> 10/10/2017 1:01:00 PM 131eca5d-822a-48d1-a5b5-0eddef6cca37/IMF Economy Speech Harvard http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-economy-speech-harvard/s/131eca5d-822a-48d1-a5b5-0eddef6cca37 IMF Economy Speech Harvard The global economy is on an upswing, but now is not the time for complacency said IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at Harvard on Thursday (October 5th). "We must not let a good recovery go... ]]> 10/5/2017 4:22:00 AM 2ec32418-aa18-4b34-81b9-d04eb3ad8f35/IMF Regular News Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-regular-news-briefing/s/2ec32418-aa18-4b34-81b9-d04eb3ad8f35 IMF Regular News Briefing The IMF supports US tax reform in principle, but is looking for details on the new proposal backed by the Trump Administration before passing judgement on its impact spokesman Bill Murray told... ]]> 9/28/2017 7:25:00 PM de314ea8-01aa-41a2-addf-9bc5d73d8f29/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/de314ea8-01aa-41a2-addf-9bc5d73d8f29 IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The IMF is “saddened” by the terrible impact of Hurricane Irma on the Caribbean islands and Florida coast and stands ready to help recovery efforts, spokesman Gerry Rice said Thursday in... ]]> 9/14/2017 7:51:00 PM b2e674e1-0bc3-4c06-a38a-4505e9af03a3/Trade, Economic Growth and Inequality http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/trade--economic-growth-and-inequality/s/b2e674e1-0bc3-4c06-a38a-4505e9af03a3 Trade, Economic Growth and Inequality Though trade has helped drive economic growth, some countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have not capitalized on its benefits. A recent IMF study explores the relationship between trade,... ]]> 8/4/2017 3:52:00 PM a0e8d716-219e-4fd2-8e31-ad050178a77d/Prospects for regional trade integration http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/prospects-for-regional-trade-integration/s/a0e8d716-219e-4fd2-8e31-ad050178a77d Prospects for regional trade integration Latin America and the Caribbean has benefitted from global trade networks, but trade within the region is lower than most emerging markets. What can be done to boost regional integration? ]]> 8/4/2017 3:51:00 PM b2e545f2-98f7-4491-adc4-c93c4995af2a/Policies to support trade and exports http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/policies-to-support-trade-and-exports/s/b2e545f2-98f7-4491-adc4-c93c4995af2a Policies to support trade and exports ↵ The recent outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean remains weak. This has led to a renewed focus on the opportunity to leverage trade for growth. The right policies should be adopted to... ]]> 8/4/2017 3:50:00 PM 12cc0fd2-9e4d-4f59-92f9-a6a08937b310/IMF WEO Update http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-weo-update/s/12cc0fd2-9e4d-4f59-92f9-a6a08937b310 IMF WEO Update The world economy shows solid growth in the latest update to the IMF’s World Economic Outlook. But there are risks on the horizon and the IMF is calling on countries to use the current brighter... ]]> 7/24/2017 3:00:00 AM deb74498-7fb1-4df4-8597-4fae6aa67328/IMF Press Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-press-briefing/s/deb74498-7fb1-4df4-8597-4fae6aa67328 IMF Press Briefing The IMF Executive Board has set out its key priorities and goals in the upcoming year Alfred Kammer, Deputy Director of the IMF’s SPR Department told reporters Thursday, July 20 in Washington, DC.... ]]> 7/20/2017 6:17:00 PM 4dd1c4f1-c46e-49c3-8e9e-ec072194e866/Analyze This! Corruption http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/analyze-this--corruption/s/4dd1c4f1-c46e-49c3-8e9e-ec072194e866 Analyze This! Corruption Corruption can have devastating social and economic consequences. ]]> 7/5/2017 8:32:00 PM 6a8b0786-0d46-426a-bf44-b477dde8036b/IMF US Economy http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-us-economy/s/6a8b0786-0d46-426a-bf44-b477dde8036b IMF US Economy The IMF sees a strengthening US economy, but noted that uncertainty surrounding fiscal stimulus spending and tax reform will slow growth projections going forward, Western Hemisphere Department Direct ]]> 6/27/2017 8:10:00 PM 72eb7945-ec50-4486-8f95-6ec61f1a34f5/IMF Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-weekly-briefing/s/72eb7945-ec50-4486-8f95-6ec61f1a34f5 IMF Weekly Briefing The IMF believes progress has been made on debt-relief for Greece, but urges all sides to continue to seek a sustainable plan for the long term, spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday (June... ]]> 6/22/2017 7:57:00 PM f89ce852-9e75-4ea8-9bef-16f96fd0cb1b/Armenia's 25th Anniversary at the IMF http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/armenia-s-25th-anniversary-at-the-imf/s/f89ce852-9e75-4ea8-9bef-16f96fd0cb1b Armenia's 25th Anniversary at the IMF On their 25th anniversary of being a member at the IMF, Deputy Managing Director Tao Zhang congratulates Armenia on being part of the international community ]]> 6/9/2017 5:17:00 PM ccd538f2-d867-43ba-aafb-a8f58157a8a9/IMF Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-weekly-briefing/s/ccd538f2-d867-43ba-aafb-a8f58157a8a9 IMF Weekly Briefing The IMF sees differences narrowing and optimism by all sides that an agreement on a program for Greece may soon be reached Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday (May 25) in Washington. “I would... ]]> 5/25/2017 9:08:00 PM 8dc4c094-8dc4-4803-8146-ffe15e49f39b/Middle East and North Africa 2017 Economic Outlook Update http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/middle-east-and-north-africa-2017-economic-outlook-update/s/8dc4c094-8dc4-4803-8146-ffe15e49f39b Middle East and North Africa 2017 Economic Outlook Update A more favorable global environment—including higher expected growth and some firming of commodity prices—is providing some breathing space for the MENAP region after what has been a difficult period. ]]> 5/8/2017 8:40:00 PM d0335f8d-e9b7-4ce6-9860-64e7fb708777/Regional Economic Outlook for the Caucasus and Central Asia http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/regional-economic-outlook-for-the-caucasus-and-central-asia/s/d0335f8d-e9b7-4ce6-9860-64e7fb708777 Regional Economic Outlook for the Caucasus and Central Asia A more favorable global environment is helping to improve economic prospects in the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan (MENAP) and Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) regions,... ]]> 5/8/2017 8:40:00 PM e0ec8192-1cfc-44aa-847d-a82e37027a6f/Protect Growth Momentum, Preserve Interconnectedness http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/protect-growth-momentum--preserve-interconnectedness/s/e0ec8192-1cfc-44aa-847d-a82e37027a6f Protect Growth Momentum, Preserve Interconnectedness Reflecting on the outcomes of the Spring Meetings, IMF’s David Lipton emphasized the importance of interconnectedness and added, “those who ask for it have to be open to addressing the legitimate... ]]> 4/25/2017 9:18:00 PM 35610d59-55e2-4a71-be14-6f0b2b91e6c6/Stronger Cooperation to Promote Inclusive Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/stronger-cooperation-to-promote-inclusive-growth/s/35610d59-55e2-4a71-be14-6f0b2b91e6c6 Stronger Cooperation to Promote Inclusive Growth Agustín Carstens said, after the Spring Meetings, that interaction between countries is very relevant. More importantly, inclusive growth is very important and countries should invest in the... ]]> 4/24/2017 9:54:00 PM e313914e-cd59-4016-b8a4-34cee490920d/U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and IMF MD Christine Lagarde Discuss Economic Cooperation http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/u.s.-treasury-secretary-steve-mnuchin-and-imf-md-christine-lagarde-discuss-economic-cooperation/s/e313914e-cd59-4016-b8a4-34cee490920d U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and IMF MD Christine Lagarde Discuss Economic Cooperation The US Treasury and the IMF share many goals and maintain a strong partnership, the leaders of the two institutions announced Saturday. US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin held a one-on-one... ]]> 4/23/2017 12:23:00 AM aa775379-7501-4f34-95b2-6895b328efef/IMFC Calls for Stronger Cooperation on Comprehensive Policy Mix to Promote Inclusive Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imfc-calls-for-stronger-cooperation-on-comprehensive-policy-mix-to-promote-inclusive-growth/s/aa775379-7501-4f34-95b2-6895b328efef IMFC Calls for Stronger Cooperation on Comprehensive Policy Mix to Promote Inclusive Growth The world’s financial leaders vowed to work together to support strong economic growth while helping those who have been left behind. In a news conference after the Spring Meetings of the... ]]> 4/22/2017 8:50:00 PM 66c38bdf-759d-4c1b-a61e-5b83b33e43b7/IMF Governors Discuss Steps to Strengthen Recovery http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-governors-discuss-steps-to-strengthen-recovery/s/66c38bdf-759d-4c1b-a61e-5b83b33e43b7 IMF Governors Discuss Steps to Strengthen Recovery International Monetary and Financial Committee gather in Washington for Spring meeting. Leaders are looking to boost cooperation and communication to move the global economy to more sustainable... ]]> 4/22/2017 5:00:00 PM 89f5f5a0-c222-4561-82c5-2ea60322b3d8/IMF: Latin America and the Caribbean are Recovering, but Slowly http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--latin-america-and-the-caribbean-are-recovering--but-slowly/s/89f5f5a0-c222-4561-82c5-2ea60322b3d8 IMF: Latin America and the Caribbean are Recovering, but Slowly The International Monetary Fund discussed regional economic issues in Latin America and the Caribbean on Friday, saying the region is recovering, though slowly. The region is trailing many others... ]]> 4/21/2017 9:41:00 PM 119c9612-d323-412f-ac88-4e35cb56a1fa/IMF: Middle East Gains Breathing Space; Some Threats Remain http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--middle-east-gains-breathing-space--some-threats-remain/s/119c9612-d323-412f-ac88-4e35cb56a1fa IMF: Middle East Gains Breathing Space; Some Threats Remain The International Monetary Fund discussed regional economic issues in the Middle East and Central Asia on Friday. While the outlook for the region is better, the IMF warned there are lingering... ]]> 4/21/2017 9:21:00 PM 20ef5dc7-0984-4c31-afb4-388f94395478/IMF: Asia and Pacific Outlook Robust, but Risks Remain http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--asia-and-pacific-outlook-robust--but-risks-remain/s/20ef5dc7-0984-4c31-afb4-388f94395478 IMF: Asia and Pacific Outlook Robust, but Risks Remain Asia’s growth is forecast to accelerate in 2017 to 5.5 percent, up from 5.3 percent in 2016, according to the IMF. This makes Asia the leader of global economic growth, say IMF economists in a... ]]> 4/21/2017 7:09:00 PM b80aba13-54ee-43e4-bad3-5ed6e46c5114/Lagarde: Women are Fastest Road to Inclusive Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/lagarde--women-are-fastest-road-to-inclusive-growth/s/b80aba13-54ee-43e4-bad3-5ed6e46c5114 Lagarde: Women are Fastest Road to Inclusive Growth Although the economic benefits of female economic empowerment and the policies that support its advancement are well-known, much remains to be done to deliver on the goal of a meaningful and... ]]> 4/20/2017 11:36:00 PM 648024a6-6154-41f8-8f0d-97d6ae6d6f3d/IMF’s Lagarde Calls for Inclusive Global Growth, Trade http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-s-lagarde-calls-for-inclusive-global-growth--trade/s/648024a6-6154-41f8-8f0d-97d6ae6d6f3d IMF’s Lagarde Calls for Inclusive Global Growth, Trade At a news conference to open the IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings, IMF chief Christine Lagarde urged world leaders to cooperate to promote sustainable growth that improves the lives of all. ]]> 4/20/2017 7:57:00 PM e3a3f097-b54f-4045-a25d-fcfdb75c7d81/Helping boost growth and jobs http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/helping-boost-growth-and-jobs/s/e3a3f097-b54f-4045-a25d-fcfdb75c7d81 Helping boost growth and jobs The IMF works with governments around the world to modernize their economic policies and institutions. This helps countries strengthen their economy and create more jobs. ]]> 4/19/2017 9:30:00 PM 073ab44b-619c-4ee1-af78-32184ea73ac2/IMF FM Key Messages http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-fm-key-messages/s/073ab44b-619c-4ee1-af78-32184ea73ac2 IMF FM Key Messages The IMF’s latest Fiscal Monitor reports public debt of advanced economies will remain at 100% of gross domestic product for the foreseeable future, emerging markets should show improvement. ]]> 4/19/2017 2:18:00 PM fe950882-f476-402c-86e1-0d1387ca1f5e/IMF GFSR Key Messages http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-gfsr-key-messages/s/fe950882-f476-402c-86e1-0d1387ca1f5e IMF GFSR Key Messages The IMF’s Global Financial Stability Report reports greater stability, some vulnerabilities. ]]> 4/19/2017 2:17:00 PM 312e427b-f402-414b-ac5c-bffa7944d1f4/IMF World Economic Outlook http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-world-economic-outlook/s/312e427b-f402-414b-ac5c-bffa7944d1f4 IMF World Economic Outlook The global economy is picking up speed and momentum, but serious risks remain to growth the IMF announced in its World Economic Outlook report Tuesday in Washington. “Things are really looking up... ]]> 4/18/2017 6:48:00 PM a8544915-3d44-4f1f-8660-8cd55bcd1c21/Building a More Resilient and Inclusive Global Economy http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/building-a-more-resilient-and-inclusive-global-economy/s/a8544915-3d44-4f1f-8660-8cd55bcd1c21 Building a More Resilient and Inclusive Global Economy As the world economy is gaining momentum, two elements are needed—a foundation of sound domestic policies combined with a steadfast commitment to international cooperation—to create a more... ]]> 4/14/2017 2:04:00 AM b89f9aff-5503-492d-911f-001389dff9f6/About the IMF http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/about-the-imf/s/b89f9aff-5503-492d-911f-001389dff9f6 About the IMF The International Monetary Fund and its 189 member countries work together to foster global monetary cooperation and financial stability. The ultimate goals as envisaged by the countries that... ]]> 4/11/2017 1:31:00 PM c3c02391-038a-4d07-b3b3-adb2cb9c0857/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/c3c02391-038a-4d07-b3b3-adb2cb9c0857 IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The IMF is offering support to Egypt to help bring down inflation and protect the country's "poorest and most vulnerable citizens, spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday in Washington. ]]> 4/6/2017 9:23:00 PM de926b0d-ccff-45fc-8333-2d260ecc665e/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/de926b0d-ccff-45fc-8333-2d260ecc665e IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The recent G20 ministerial meeting in Germany showed a consensus for free trade measures and the IMF is ready to support open trade “conducted under fair rules and well-enforced,” IMF Spokesman... ]]> 3/23/2017 8:21:00 PM f449cc4d-d811-4cb2-bc73-2f749726c842/IMF Quotas http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-quotas/s/f449cc4d-d811-4cb2-bc73-2f749726c842 IMF Quotas The IMF is a quota based institution and they constitute the primary source of IMF’s finances. Learn more about IMF quotas, and recent quota reforms. ]]> 3/21/2017 5:03:00 PM 781493a7-b9c6-470b-b05d-a2fdadf82972/Analyze This! Forecasting http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/analyze-this--forecasting/s/781493a7-b9c6-470b-b05d-a2fdadf82972 Analyze This! Forecasting Forecasts are important, even if they’re sometimes wrong. ]]> 3/7/2017 11:03:00 PM 788cb083-e97a-48a0-947f-6cbdcb3713b1/Addressing the Shifting Global Landscape http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/addressing-the-shifting-global-landscape/s/788cb083-e97a-48a0-947f-6cbdcb3713b1 Addressing the Shifting Global Landscape To strengthen globalization, policymakers must address both economic and political issues. ]]> 3/2/2017 10:54:00 PM 3c89c830-7d20-4b8b-bdda-ce7196c1f666/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/3c89c830-7d20-4b8b-bdda-ce7196c1f666 IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The IMF says that a mission to Greece will proceed early next week to assess next steps. The most recent determination by the Fund is that China is not a “currency manipulator” but assessments are... ]]> 2/23/2017 9:52:00 PM 62482842-d032-43ca-88ad-5a5a1f637a1f/Analyze This! Infrastructure http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/analyze-this--infrastructure/s/62482842-d032-43ca-88ad-5a5a1f637a1f Analyze This! Infrastructure Learn why the time is right for infrastructure spending. ]]> 2/1/2017 7:29:00 PM cc39e304-4c5d-4d54-b573-c07d53244347/Analyze This! Interest Rates http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/analyze-this--interest-rates/s/cc39e304-4c5d-4d54-b573-c07d53244347 Analyze This! Interest Rates The Fed just raised interest rates -- what does that mean? ]]> 12/15/2016 10:03:00 PM f51086d2-e54f-4d2f-a4a8-ccc7b2ea4468/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/f51086d2-e54f-4d2f-a4a8-ccc7b2ea4468 IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing IMF Chief Spokesperson Gerry Rice answers questions about Greek debt relief, India’s currency replacement program and IMF Board confidence in MD Lagarde. ]]> 12/9/2016 12:43:00 AM c43ab8e3-f017-4afb-92de-cd3a33354295/Welcome Aboard IMF’s General Data Dissemination System http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/welcome-aboard-imf-s-general-data-dissemination-system/s/c43ab8e3-f017-4afb-92de-cd3a33354295 Welcome Aboard IMF’s General Data Dissemination System IMF’s enhanced General Data Dissemination System (e-GDDS) is a guide to encourage member countries to improve data quality, transparency and dissemination to the public of timely, accessible and... ]]> 11/21/2016 4:27:00 PM 126fb818-66ea-4be2-89c6-d80f1a147fdf/Reducing the Gender Gap http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/reducing-the-gender-gap/s/126fb818-66ea-4be2-89c6-d80f1a147fdf Reducing the Gender Gap When world leaders ponder ways to boost growth, reduce inequality, and improve living standards, they might want to think about why empowering women makes economic sense. ]]> 11/14/2016 5:02:00 PM 269714d9-7ca3-4183-9981-2fbac448ef0b/Egypt: A Chance for Change http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/egypt--a-chance-for-change/s/269714d9-7ca3-4183-9981-2fbac448ef0b Egypt: A Chance for Change Egypt’s economy faces both urgent and long-standing structural challenges. The $12 billion IMF loan to Egypt will support the authorities’ comprehensive reform plan. The program aims to stabilize... ]]> 11/11/2016 10:45:00 PM 0e93807f-ae2b-47e3-96f8-1d14e89ee70c/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/0e93807f-ae2b-47e3-96f8-1d14e89ee70c IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing IMF Chief Spokesperson Gerry Rice answers questions about the election of Donald Trump, Greek debt relief and anti-corruption measures in Ukraine. ]]> 11/10/2016 8:56:00 PM 216267dd-eb93-4719-ae67-7325a02c411a/Promoting Financial Stability through the Rule of Law http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/promoting-financial-stability-through-the-rule-of-law/s/216267dd-eb93-4719-ae67-7325a02c411a Promoting Financial Stability through the Rule of Law The seminar will examine the important role that the law plays in contributing to financial stability at the national and international levels. We at the IMF believe that a sound legal framework –... ]]> 10/31/2016 9:40:00 PM 471f8acd-9a9c-4a68-b81e-b89d712c5f00/How are Oil Exporters Financing Deficits? http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/how-are-oil-exporters-financing-deficits/s/471f8acd-9a9c-4a68-b81e-b89d712c5f00 How are Oil Exporters Financing Deficits? With the drop in world oil prices, the oil exporters of the Middle East and Central Asia are running fiscal deficits. So how might these countries go about financing those deficits, both now and... ]]> 10/28/2016 7:23:00 PM 376172f8-24d4-49ca-963b-fc979ad66473/Macroeconomics after the Great Recession, IMF’s Annual Research Conference http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/macroeconomics-after-the-great-recession--imf-s-annual-research-conference/s/376172f8-24d4-49ca-963b-fc979ad66473 Macroeconomics after the Great Recession, IMF’s Annual Research Conference The theme of this year's conference is "Macroeconomics after the Great Recession" and it will honor Olivier Blanchard’s contributions to economic research and policy. ]]> 10/28/2016 3:15:00 PM 9ff3ead6-fced-45dc-85cb-ec8e4e6e898c/Boosting Global Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/boosting-global-growth/s/9ff3ead6-fced-45dc-85cb-ec8e4e6e898c Boosting Global Growth Restricting trade and limiting economic openness will worsen global growth. “Winning the championship of growth and inclusive globalization requires teamwork and collaboration,” says IMF’s... ]]> 9/30/2016 9:21:00 PM 2a98b17b-e7c1-4833-b85b-6003f5935dfc/IMF Takes Action to Close Gender Gap http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-takes-action-to-close-gender-gap/s/2a98b17b-e7c1-4833-b85b-6003f5935dfc IMF Takes Action to Close Gender Gap IMF has made 5 commitments to help close the gender gap. “We are not just promising, we are delivering” says Christine Lagarde. ]]> 9/22/2016 3:57:00 PM 9007b224-3f1f-4ae7-8baa-e7dfc585875d/East-West Migration and Income Convergence in Europe http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/east-west-migration-and-income-convergence-in-europe/s/9007b224-3f1f-4ae7-8baa-e7dfc585875d East-West Migration and Income Convergence in Europe Emigration from Eastern European countries to the West has been substantial. This exodus has been a boon for the EU as a whole but has had a negative effect on Eastern Europe’s growth,... ]]> 7/21/2016 4:34:00 PM 502dd094-0046-4ff3-a217-355fae10b101/Explaining SDRs (Special Drawing Rights) http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/explaining-sdrs--special-drawing-rights-/s/502dd094-0046-4ff3-a217-355fae10b101 Explaining SDRs (Special Drawing Rights) The Special Drawing Right or SDR is an international reserve asset created by the IMF to supplement the official reserves of its member countries and can be exchanged for freely usable currencies. ]]> 7/11/2016 7:04:00 PM ae6fef7c-bce7-4b5b-b1e0-c5080a164570/Training for Prosperity http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/training-for-prosperity/s/ae6fef7c-bce7-4b5b-b1e0-c5080a164570 Training for Prosperity The IMF's partners in Asia tell the story of how the IMF-Singapore Regional Training Institute helps boost the economic policymaking capacity of countries in the region. ]]> 7/8/2016 5:41:00 PM 0bdb20e5-d9b9-4b73-955c-3899025f9f6e/IMF Welcomes Nauru as the 189th Member http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-welcomes-nauru-as-the-189th-member/s/0bdb20e5-d9b9-4b73-955c-3899025f9f6e IMF Welcomes Nauru as the 189th Member The IMF welcomed the Republic of Nauru as its newest member on April 12. The island adds its name to the list of 188 other IMF member countries.Mr. David Adeang, Minister of Finance of Nauru,... ]]> 4/13/2016 6:04:00 PM aa81dd0e-ed6b-4131-a323-56e76b271701/Stronger Institutions, Stronger Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/stronger-institutions--stronger-growth/s/aa81dd0e-ed6b-4131-a323-56e76b271701 Stronger Institutions, Stronger Growth Latin America and the Caribbean is facing challenges achieving strong and inclusive growth. However, some countries are working closely with donors and institutions like the IMF, to help navigate this ]]> 4/8/2016 6:32:00 PM 8cfcdc76-59b6-429a-a331-0dd8608c89a6/Peru Plans for a Bigger Purse http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/peru-plans-for-a-bigger-purse/s/8cfcdc76-59b6-429a-a331-0dd8608c89a6 Peru Plans for a Bigger Purse With SECO-funded IMF technical assistance, Peru’s national tax collection agency increased tax compliance and improved the management of public funds, which helped generate the revenue for... ]]> 10/2/2015 10:46:00 PM 96c07d9f-6860-450d-9e04-bcbfb4051d6f/IMF Executive Board B-Roll http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-executive-board-b-roll/s/96c07d9f-6860-450d-9e04-bcbfb4051d6f IMF Executive Board B-Roll IMF Executive Board B-Roll ]]> 5/7/2015 10:07:00 PM 984125b5-ec53-46d0-a21c-7bd85b812cad/Paving the Way to Prosperity http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/paving-the-way-to-prosperity/s/984125b5-ec53-46d0-a21c-7bd85b812cad Paving the Way to Prosperity More than six years after the financial crisis, global recovery continues but growth remains moderate and uneven. Reforms need to be implemented for sustained and inclusive growth. ]]> 4/10/2015 9:04:00 PM b1405de7-d85d-4f27-832e-5f62e0e5a1e0/IMF Says Islamic Finance Holds Promise of Financial Stability http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-says-islamic-finance-holds-promise-of-financial-stability/s/b1405de7-d85d-4f27-832e-5f62e0e5a1e0 IMF Says Islamic Finance Holds Promise of Financial Stability The International Monetary Fund says that the principles of Islamic Finance hold the promise of supporting financial stability, since a key tenet of Islamic finance is that lenders should share in bot ]]> 4/6/2015 2:00:00 PM 92b543d5-5ba7-4261-a29d-2e5e67505fe7/Finance For All: Promoting Financial Inclusion in Central Africa http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/finance-for-all-promoting-financial-inclusion-in-central-africa/s/92b543d5-5ba7-4261-a29d-2e5e67505fe7 Finance For All: Promoting Financial Inclusion in Central Africa Finding of an IMF study: Financial Inclusion, Growth, and Inequality in the CEMAC. ]]> 3/20/2015 1:17:00 PM 04bd98c4-cd84-4929-b1c2-a87cde5e2696/Partners For Progress http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partners-for-progress/s/04bd98c4-cd84-4929-b1c2-a87cde5e2696 Partners For Progress This video illustrates the technical assistance and training services that the IMF provides to its member countries with generous support from donors; two country case stories demonstrate the... ]]> 10/10/2014 4:20:00 PM b741aa41-95ed-4146-a24c-46f3926b1df5/Partnerships for Development: Switzerland and the IMF http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partnerships-for-development-switzerland-and-the-imf/s/b741aa41-95ed-4146-a24c-46f3926b1df5 Partnerships for Development: Switzerland and the IMF Ghana and Peru, at different stages of development, and with distinct histories, have sought practical support from the IMF that is financed by SECO. Peru received technical assistance that helped gen ]]> 10/6/2014 1:00:00 PM 465a9eb5-e104-490c-9810-7f65a413cfd8/Getting Energy Prices Right http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/getting-energy-prices-right/s/465a9eb5-e104-490c-9810-7f65a413cfd8 Getting Energy Prices Right IMF's new book suggests fiscal reforms that countries can undertake to better address the environmental impacts of energy, without waiting for action at a global level. ]]> 10/1/2014 11:11:00 PM 16844820-6fc0-47b3-9e09-3392f87f973f/Earth's Precious Resource http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/earths-precious-resource/s/16844820-6fc0-47b3-9e09-3392f87f973f Earth's Precious Resource IMF's Finance & Development magazine explores innovative approaches to managing our natural resources as well as the revenue generated from sales of natural resource products. ]]> 8/29/2013 4:01:00 PM d7fcdcc6-bb8c-4a3d-88ef-223707461cad/Frontier Asia on the Rise http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/frontier-asia-on-the-rise/s/d7fcdcc6-bb8c-4a3d-88ef-223707461cad Frontier Asia on the Rise Asia's developing economies represent the region's economic frontier, emerging as a new source of economic dynamism. These countries aspire to climb the development ladder by addressing the challenges ]]> 6/24/2013 3:57:00 PM a5264d24-9f4a-4014-8d80-3ad4ba5d19ac/What is LIBOR? http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/what-is-libor/s/a5264d24-9f4a-4014-8d80-3ad4ba5d19ac What is LIBOR? Two young people discuss how the LIBOR interest rate affects the rates on other financial products like credit cards and mortgages. ]]> 5/24/2013 7:30:00 PM a39c6e98-739b-4a04-8835-bd77a029e4f0/IMF's New Financial Data Query Tool http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imfs-new-financial-data-query-tool/s/a39c6e98-739b-4a04-8835-bd77a029e4f0 IMF's New Financial Data Query Tool The new Financial Data Query tool provides a way to navigate the IMF's financial data. The new query tool is a one-stop-shop that includes cross-country historical financial data since 1984, IMF membe ]]> 1/22/2013 10:59:00 PM 90b4b285-f180-482b-9cf3-4428ba83f2ec/Can Women Save Japan (and Asia Too)? http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/can-women-save-japan-and-asia-too/s/90b4b285-f180-482b-9cf3-4428ba83f2ec Can Women Save Japan (and Asia Too)? Government policies that support women in their work-family balancing act would help Japan remain a player in the global economy. ]]> 11/5/2012 9:52:00 PM 1d2c2022-3912-4e4b-9374-a76436c3f282/Partnerships for Change: Timor-Leste http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partnerships-for-change-timor-leste/s/1d2c2022-3912-4e4b-9374-a76436c3f282 Partnerships for Change: Timor-Leste Timorese officials and development partners talk about how IMF technical assistance has laid the foundation for Timor-Leste to manage its newfound oil wealth more effectively and transparently. ]]> 10/13/2012 7:11:00 PM 40b009e7-6922-40b6-9ebb-af0ff196353a/Partnerships for Change: Kosovo http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partnerships-for-change-kosovo/s/40b009e7-6922-40b6-9ebb-af0ff196353a Partnerships for Change: Kosovo In 1999, the people of Kosovo faced the task of rebuilding an economy destroyed by the collapse of socialism, and then war. In this video, Kosovars and IMF experts discuss how they worked together to ]]> 10/13/2012 7:11:00 PM 62b8cf4b-9351-45ef-8e69-21ae3fe7e044/Partnerships for Change: Cambodia http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partnerships-for-change-cambodia/s/62b8cf4b-9351-45ef-8e69-21ae3fe7e044 Partnerships for Change: Cambodia Cambodians discuss how IMF technical assistance has helped their country's banking system recover from the devastation of the Khmer Rouge and become a driver of the country's development. ]]> 10/13/2012 7:11:00 PM eed46f94-1979-4471-a6eb-6ff6c929f2a6/Partnerships for Change: Japan and the IMF http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partnerships-for-change-japan-and-the-imf/s/eed46f94-1979-4471-a6eb-6ff6c929f2a6 Partnerships for Change: Japan and the IMF IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde outlines how the IMF helps countries build the capacity to manage their economies more effectively and highlights Japan's important contribution to this endeavo ]]> 10/13/2012 7:11:00 PM f99233c2-2a8b-4450-9a9c-36fe6a8991b6/Neighbors in an Interconnected World http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/neighbors-in-an-interconnected-world/s/f99233c2-2a8b-4450-9a9c-36fe6a8991b6 Neighbors in an Interconnected World The Annual Meetings of the IMF and World Bank provides a venue for the 188 member countries to work together to discuss the current global challenges and move forward to achieve economic stability. ]]> 10/9/2012 9:14:00 PM 19c8ae8b-6b7c-4c2b-94a3-0fe59d2b1c34/Fighting Fires, Why the IMF Lends http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/fighting-fires-why-the-imf-lends/s/19c8ae8b-6b7c-4c2b-94a3-0fe59d2b1c34 Fighting Fires, Why the IMF Lends Why does the IMF lend? Countries facing economic difficulties can turn to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for advice and loans to get back on track and regenerate economic growth. Using compelli ]]> 10/5/2012 2:46:00 PM