Tuesday, 15 June 2021
G7 welcomes $650b IMF SDR plan to help Covid recovery: Draft
G7 leaders welcomed a plan for a new $650 billion allocation of the IMF's warchest to help countries cope with the Covid-19 crisis
13 Jun 2021, 16:08
G7 eyes allocating $100b from IMF funds to Covid-ravaged nations: US
The United States and other Group of Seven nations are considering reallocating $100 billion from the International Monetary Fund's warchest to help countries struggling most to cope with the ...
11 Jun 2021, 21:12
IMF approves $772m disbursement to Angola
The International Monetary Fund's executive board has approved a disbursement to Angola of about $772 million after completing a fifth review of the African oil exporter's loan program
10 Jun 2021, 16:13
India's forex reserves rise by over $2.8b
India's foreign exchange reserves rose by $2.865 billion during the week ended 21 May
29 May 2021, 15:49
Pakistan may seek aid from Bangladesh in 2030, says expert
Concerned over the degrading economic condition of Pakistan, a former adviser to the World Bank said that if it continues with its dismal performance, then there is a possibility that Islamabad could ...
26 May 2021, 13:47
Ending Covid-19 pandemic possible at cost US dollar 50b: IMF
The International Monetary Fund on Friday unveiled a US dollar 50 billion proposal to end the Covid-19 pandemic by vaccinating at least 40 per cent of the population in all countries by the end of ...
21 May 2021, 22:43
IMF, Serbia agree new non-financial, advisory deal
Spending includes a 2.5 billion euro ($3.02 billion) package of subsidies and payments to businesses and citizens to help weather the crisis.
24 Apr 2021, 13:14
India, Pakistan held secret talks to try to break impasse
Both countries have reasons to seek a rapprochement. India has been locked in a border stand-off with China since last year while China-ally Pakistan, mired in economic difficulties and on an IMF ...
15 Apr 2021, 09:04
IMF projects Asia's economy to grow 5.4pc in 2022
The International Monetary Fund expects Asia's economy to grow 5.4 per cent in 2022.
13 Apr 2021, 20:04
IMF, World Bank begin push to swap debt relief for green projects
Low-income countries face a double crisis -- they are under pressure to pay down their debt while also confronting environmental problems.
11 Apr 2021, 13:08