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  1. FILE PHOTO: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) headquarters building is seen in Washington

    IMF board, citing increased credit exposure risks, raises reserve target

    The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund has agreed to raise the medium-term target for the fund's precautionary reserves given a ...
  2. Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson and Minister for Financial Markets and Housing Per Bol

    IMF steering committee names Swedish finance minister as next chair

    The International Monetary Fund said on Thursday said its steering committee has chosen Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson as the ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: IMF and World Bank hold Annual Meetings in Washington

    IMF chief says 62% of COVID-19 lending went to Latin America

    Sixty-two per cent of the International Monetary Fund's lending in response to the coronavirus pandemic has gone to 21 countries in hard-hit Latin ...
  4. A boy receives polio vaccine drops, during an anti-polio campaign, in a low-income neighborhood, in

    Commentary: Some countries may take decades to recover from COVID-19

    While actions to protect advanced-economy businesses and workers amounted to some 20 per cent of GDP, this support in low-income countries was ...
  5. In Con FY20 Ep 10
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    Ep 10: Kristalina Georgieva, the International Monetary Fund's Managing Director

    Nearly 500 million jobs have been lost in the pandemic so far. But is the worst of the recession over? Or are darker days still ahead? In ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Senate's Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing

    Fed Chair Powell to speak next week at IMF on digital currencies

    US Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell will speak Oct 19 at the International Monetary Fund's annual meeting, the central bank said on Thursday.
  7. IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva

    COVID-19 vaccine cooperation, recovery could boost global income US$9 trillion by 2025: IMF chief

    The United States and China needed to keep up strong stimulus to help speed the global economy's recovery from the novel coronavirus pandemic, ...
  8. Senate's Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing

    US Treasury chief urges IMF, World Bank to be prudent fighting pandemic

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday urged the International Monetary Fund and World Bank to work judiciously within their existing ...