International Monetary Fund (IMF)

IMF comments on Putin-Biden meeting

IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said more cooperation between Russia and the United States could help with current significant global challenges, commenting on the upcoming meeting between U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian …

IMF: global economy recovering from pandemic

International Monetary Fund’s steering committee on Thursday said the global economy is recovering faster than expected from the COVID-19 crisis, but warned that a spike in interest rates could be especially painful for emerging …

IMF upgrades global growth outlook again

The International Monetary Fund raised its outlook for global economic growth again on Tuesday, forecasting worldwide output would rise 6% this year, a rate unseen since the 1970s, thanks largely to the unprecedented policy responses to the …

IMF to boost global outlook again

The International Monetary Fund will raise its forecast for global economic growth in 2021 and 2022 after last year’s 3.5% contraction, but financial conditions remain highly uncertain, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said . …

IMF approves $113.9 mln to support Georgia amid pandemic

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board has completed the Seventh Review of Georgia’s economic reform programme supported by a four-year extended arrangement under Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and approved a disbursement of …

IMF approves six monthsdebt relief for 25 countries

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund approved relief on debt service for 25 member countries that are eligible for support from the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust (CCRT), the IMF said. The approval …