All posts tagged IMF

  • Brexit prompts cuts in global economic growth forecasts
    July 19, 2016, by VOANews

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut its two-year global economic growth forecast due to uncertainty surrounding Britain’s exit from the European Union. The IMF said Tuesday it now expects […]

  • Eurogroup arrives at ‘major breakthrough’ on Greece
    May 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Eurogroup approved the disbursement of 10.3 billion euro in bailout loans to Greece, in the early hours of May 25. Following a marathon meeting in Brussels, it was decided […]

  • 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 […]