All posts tagged IMF

  • IMF World Economic Outlook sees growth as sluggish
    April 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Global growth continues, but at a sluggish pace that leaves the world economy more exposed to risks, says the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) latest World Economic Outlook. The IMF’s World Economic […]

  • IMF nominates Lagarde for further term as MD
    February 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The International Monetary Fund executive board has nominated incumbent managing director Christine Lagarde for a further term in that post. Lagarde was the only candidate submitted by the board by […]

  • Lagarde: ‘Make or break’ point for Schengen
    January 24, 2016, by VOANews

    The chief of the International Monetary Fund says she believes Europe’s refugee crisis is placing the continent’s cherished Schengen zone at risk. Christine Lagarde, the IMF managing director, said Saturday […]

  • Greek bailout review set to drag on for months
    January 8, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem dealt a blow to the hopes of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of excluding the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from the country’s bailout programme. Last month […]

  • IMF chief to appeal French court’s trial decision
    December 17, 2015, by VOANews

    The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, says she will appeal a decision by a French court ordering her to stand trial over her role in a controversial […]

  • Europe struggling to reach Greek bailout deal
    July 12, 2015, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

    Skeptical European finance chiefs struggled Sunday to reach an accord with debt-wracked Greece over its latest austerity plan, voicing doubts Athens would live up to its promises to cut spending […]