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  1. IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva speaks at the Global Women's Forum in Dubai

    IMF chief warns global economy 'not out of the woods,' dangers lurk

    Global economic activity is picking up after an unprecedented decline this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but a second major wave of ...
  2. A Beirut protest last month against dire economic conditions in Lebanon, which has grappled with its

    IMF predicts worst Middle East downturn in half century

    The IMF Monday again sharply lowered its Middle East and North Africa economic forecast, to its lowest level in 50 years, over the "twin shock" of ...
  3. International Monetary Fund Chief Economist Gita Gopinath takes questions at the annual meetings of

    IMF's chief economist urges 'equity-like' governments support for virus-hit firms

    International Monetary Fund Chief Economist Gita Gopinath said on Friday governments must shift to "equity-like" support from one focused on ...
  4. A woman works while wearing a mask and face shield at a tailor training centre

    IMF approves emergency funding for coronavirus-hit Myanmar

    The International Monetary Fund said on Friday (Jun 27) it will provide Myanmar with US$356.5 million in emergency funding, as the southeast Asian ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York

    IMF warns markets at risk of correction after run-up

    Markets for stocks and other risky assets could suffer a second swoon if the coronavirus spreads more widely, lockdowns are reimposed or trade ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Empty street is seen near Lincoln Tunnel in Manhattan borough following the outbreak of

    IMF predicts deeper global recession due to coronavirus pandemic

    The coronavirus pandemic is causing wider and deeper damage to economic activity than first thought, the International Monetary Fund said on ...
  7. FILE PHOTO:  NYSE-AMEX Options floor traders from TradeMas Inc. work in an off-site trading office

    Inflation dog may finally bark, investors bet

    Gold, forests, property stocks, inflation-linked bonds - these are just some of the assets investors are pouring money into on the view that the ...
  8. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York

    IMF says deeper-than-expected contraction in US economy likely in second quarter

    A defacto lockdown in the United States has lasted longer than expected despite a rollback in some restrictions on mobility, pointing to a ...