Wednesday, March 29, 2023

All posts tagged "IMF"

  • IMF Downgrades Outlook for World Economy Again

    WASHINGTON – The International Monetary cut its forecast for global and U.S. economic growth in 2016 Citing weakness in the developing world, the IMF said Tuesday that the world economy will grow 3.4 percent, down from an...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • Greece Seeks Swift Bailout Review as IMF Role Still Unclear

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece’s finance minister says his government is pressing lenders for a swift review of the country’s bailout program, warning that delays would prolong market uncertainty and make fiscal targets more difficult. Euclid Tsakalotos said...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • Argentine Government says Fighting Inflation its Next Goal

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – After lifting currency restrictions and free-floating the peso in December, the focus of Argentina’s government will now be on fighting inflation, Finance Minister Alfonso Prat-Gay said Thursday. “To control price expectations is the...

    • Posted January 15, 2016
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  • Trinidad Faces Downturn as Energy Prices Collapse

    PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad – During the good times, earnings from natural gas and oil exports made the tiny Caribbean nation of Trinidad and Tobago one of the richest countries in the Western Hemisphere. The collapse in world oil...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • Russia Warns Cuts Needed to Avoid Repeat of ’98 Crash

    MOSCOW – Russia’s leaders are warning the government will need to make more cutbacks if the nation is to avoid a repeat of the 1998 financial crash, the country’s biggest post-Soviet economic trauma. The economy, which is...

    • Posted January 13, 2016
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