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  1. Once the IMF board gives the go ahead, the Washington-based lender will provide $450 million to help

    IMF approves US$450 million loan tranche for Pakistan

    The IMF on Friday praised Pakistan's economic performance and agreed on next steps, paving the way for release of another portion of a $6 billion, ...
  2. Sudanese residents shop in a bazaar in Khartoum

    Exclusive: Sudan needs up to US$5 billion in budget support to prevent collapse

    Sudan needs up to US$5 billion in budget support to avert economic collapse and launch reforms after the ouster of veteran ruler Omar al-Bashir, ...
  3. Lebanese army soldiers confront with demonstrators in an attempt to open a road blocked by them dur

    IMF urges Lebanon reforms, protesters keep up pressure

    The International Monetary Fund said on Monday Lebanon should urgently implement reforms to restore confidence and economic stability, as ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Newly manufactured cars of the automobile maker Honda await export at port in Yokohama

    Fallout from Trump's trade wars felt by economies around the world

    The collateral damage of the United States' trade wars is being felt from the fjords of Iceland to the auto factories of Japan.
  5. IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva says peer pressure

    IMF chief says building 'peer pressure' to follow trade rules

    With trade tensions undermining confidence and global growth, economic leaders are increasingly pushing each other to fix the shortcomings behind ...
  6. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks at a news briefing

    Mnuchin backs proposal to double IMF's crisis fund

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday said he welcomes a proposal to double the size of the International Monetary Fund's US$250 ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Libra logo in illustration picture

    Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces new hurdle from G7 nations

    Facebook's plans to launch its Libra cryptocurrency faced a new hurdle on Thursday when the Group of Seven wealthy nations said such "stablecoins" ...
  8. Argentine President Mauricio Macri has the support of the IMF

    Commentary: Argentina’s debt crisis shows IMF skidding down a slippery slope

    It’s high time we ask how the IMF’s mandate for dealing with emerging-market debt crises should be refocused, says Kenneth Rogoff.