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IMF Media Center : IMF: ASIAN ECONOMIC GROWTH SLOWDOWN

IMF Media Center : IMF: ASIAN ECONOMIC GROWTH SLOWDOWN

Asia faces a significant growth slowdown, with forecasts for 2019 and 2020 calling for the “slowest growth pace after the global financial crisis,” according to the International Monetary Fund.   “Growth softened in the first…

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IMF Media Center : IMF G20 Family Photo

IMF Media Center : IMF G20 Family Photo

The finance ministers and central bankers of the G20 gathered for a meeting held at the Annual Meetings of the IMF and World Bank in Washington, DC.   The officials met before a dinner assembled…

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IMF Media Center : IMF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

Experts gathered at the International Monetary Fund on Thursday for a discussion titled “Sustainable Development Goals: Making It Happen.”   A panel of finance, development and thought leaders discussed how to pursue the Sustainable Development…

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IMF MANAGING DIRECTOR PRESS CONFERENCE

IMF MANAGING DIRECTOR PRESS CONFERENCE

At a news conference to open the Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday urged world leaders to work together to counter a “synchronized…

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BIG TECH AND THE FUTURE OF FINANCE

BIG TECH AND THE FUTURE OF FINANCE

Experts gathered at the International Monetary Fund on Wednesday for a discussion titled “Big Tech and the Future of Finance.”   A panel of business, technology and thought leaders discussed opportunities and challenges of technology…

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IMF Media Center : IMF Fiscal Monitor Presser

IMF Media Center : IMF Fiscal Monitor Presser

The IMF is warning that a ‘synchronized downturn’ in global growth may mean countries need to be prepared for coordinated action, the Fund’s Director of the Fiscal Affairs Department, Vitor Gaspar said at the launch…

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IMF GLOBAL FINANCIAL STABILITY REPORT PRESSER

IMF GLOBAL FINANCIAL STABILITY REPORT PRESSER

The IMF sees the global economy in a ‘synchronized downswing’ and financial markets need to act now to head off the growing risk, the Fund’s Financial Counselor Tobias Adrian said at the launch of the…

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IMF Fiscal Monitor Carbon Tax

IMF Fiscal Monitor Carbon Tax

The IMF is warning that a ‘synchronized downturn’ in global growth may mean countries need to be prepared for coordinated action, the Fund’s Director of the Fiscal Affairs Department, Vitor Gaspar said ahead of the…

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IMF Global Financial Stability Report

IMF Global Financial Stability Report

The IMF sees the global economy in a ‘synchronized downswing’ and financial markets need to act now to head off the growing risk, the Fund’s Financial Counselor Tobias Adrian says ahead of the launch of…

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IMF Media Center : IMF MD GENDER EQUALITY

IMF Media Center : IMF MD GENDER EQUALITY

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva urged leaders to push for gender parity in an event ahead of the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank.   Georgieva opened the talk,…

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