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World economy in deep recession in 2020, growth to be -4.4 per cent: IMF

World economy in deep recession in 2020, growth to be -4.4 per cent: IMF

Washington: The IMF on Tuesday predicted a deep global recession this year and the world growth to be - 4.4 per cent, asserting that the ...Read More

IMF may further slash economic outlook, cites 'profound uncertainty'

IMF may further slash economic outlook, cites 'profound uncertainty'

The Chief Economist of IMF, Gita Gopinath, said that although many countries begin to ease containment policies and gradually permit the ...Read More

Navigating the Covid–19 pandemic

Navigating the Covid–19 pandemic

COVID-19 came as a total surprise and shock to all parts of the world. This is the first time in modern history all the countries in the ...Read More

IMF, World Bank urge countries to keep trade open amidst virus pandemic

IMF, World Bank urge countries to keep trade open amidst virus pandemic

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WBG) have called on countries to keep trade open as the world battles the...Read More

IMF, World Bank urge countries to keep trade open amid COVID-19 pandemic

IMF, World Bank urge countries to keep trade open amid COVID-19 pandemic

IMF Chief Economist Gita Gopinath said that this is not a time to restrict the trade of medical supplies and essential equipment around t...Read More

Global fiscal measures, liquidity injections to mitigate Covid-19 challenges near $14 trillion, says IMF

Global fiscal measures, liquidity injections to mitigate Covid-19 challenges near $14 trillion, says IMF

Countries have taken fiscal measures and central banks together injected a whopping USD 14 trillion as part of their efforts to mitigate ...Read More

World economy bound to suffer a "severe recession" in 2020: IMF

World economy bound to suffer a "severe recession" in 2020: IMF

A large global contraction in the first half of this year is inevitable, the International Monetary Fund has warned, asserting that the c...Read More

Covid-19: Asia Pacific to clock lowest growth since 1960s, says IMF

Covid-19: Asia Pacific to clock lowest growth since 1960s, says IMF

Economic growth in the Asia Pacific this year will come to a halt for the first time in 60 years as coronavirus crisis takes an unprecede...Read More

0% growth in Asia this year: IMF

0% growth in Asia this year: IMF

Asia is expected to witness zero per cent growth in 2020 due COVID-19 pandemic, its worst growth performance in almost 60 years, but stil...Read More

IMF supports India's 'very wise' lockdown decision despite the economic cost

IMF supports India's 'very wise' lockdown decision despite the economic cost

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) supports India's "very wise" decision to impose a national lockdown to combat the coronavirus pande...Read More

IMF says COVID-19 pandemic poses serious threat to financial stability

IMF says COVID-19 pandemic poses serious threat to financial stability

"A prolonged period of dislocation in financial markets could trigger distress among financial institutions, which, in turn, could lead t...Read More

Top Iran official criticizes US's move of IMF loan obstruction

Top Iran official criticizes US's move of IMF loan obstruction

On March 12, it was announced here that the Central Bank of Iran had asked the IMF for a $5 billion emergency funding to combat the outbr...Read More

Coronavirus could damage global growth: IMF

Coronavirus could damage global growth: IMF

In its January update to the World Economic Outlook, the IMF lowered global economic growth forecast in 2020 by a 0.1 percentage point to...Read More

India in urgent need for more ambitious structural, financial sector reforms: IMF

India in urgent need for more ambitious structural, financial sector reforms: IMF

Responding to a question on the budget presented by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, International Monetary Fund (IMF) spokespe...Read More

IMF asks Pakistan to cut reliance on China

IMF asks Pakistan to cut reliance on China

According to senior Finance Ministry sources, the issue of discord between the IMF and financial authorities is the former's insistence t...Read More

Budget 2020: Coherent economic game plan expected

Budget 2020: Coherent economic game plan expected

Indian economy is in an undeniable slowdown mode, which is specific and not associated with either high inflation or falling Sensex or se...Read More

'US-China trade deal will reduce global uncertainty,' says IMF chief

'US-China trade deal will reduce global uncertainty,' says IMF chief

According to the IMF's earlier calculation, the cumulative effect of the US-China trade conflict, provided no actions taken, could mean a...Read More

Pakistan to receive first trench of IMF bailout package

Pakistan to receive first trench of IMF bailout package

Out of the USD 6 billion bailout package, Pakistan will receive the instalment of USD 1 billion from the International Monetary Fund (IMF...Read More

Saudi Arabia to impose family tax: What it means to Indians living there

Saudi Arabia to impose family tax: What it means to Indians living there

Saudi Arabia has always been popular place to go for job seekers, but there is some bad news in store for the expat community living in S...Read More

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Indian economy a bright spot in global landscape: IMF

Washington : The Indian economy is growing strongly and remains a bright spot in the global landscape despite temporary setback due to de...Read More

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