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Looking forward to working with new govt of PM Modi: IMF

"The IMF looks forward to working with Prime Minister Modi's new government," Gerry Rice said when asked about the election results in India.

May 24, 2019, 20:05 PM IST

Pakistan reaches 'agreement in principle' with IMF over bailout

The long-delayed rescue package would be Pakistan`s 13th IMF bailout programme since the late 1980s and comes at a time of worsening economic outlook for the South Asian nation of 208 million people.

Apr 15, 2019, 20:40 PM IST

International Monetary Fund lowers global growth forecast to 3.3% for 2019, warns of economic slowdown

The global lender cut said key risks included a US-China trade war and a potentially disorderly Brexit.


Apr 10, 2019, 06:25 AM IST

India one of world's fastest growing large economies: International Monetary Fund

IMF communications director Gerry Rice Thursday said, "India has of course been one of the world's fastest growing large economies of late, with growth averaging about seven per cent over the past five years."

Mar 22, 2019, 08:37 AM IST

India to be global growth leader in 2019-20, expected to grow by 7.5%: IMF

India will continue to be the world`s fastest growing major economy, the report said.

Jan 22, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

Imran Khan begging for funds worldwide: CM of Pakistan's Sindh province

"Imran Khan is going from country to country to beg (for financial aid)."

Jan 07, 2019, 16:23 PM IST

India becoming world's fastest growing economy, Rajya Sabha informed

This is borne by GDP growth of 7.6 percent in the first half of 2018-19.

Dec 20, 2018, 10:08 AM IST

IMF demands details of Pakistan's financial assistance deal with China: Report

Pakistan has been looking at an IMF bailout package to help it repair its crumbling economy.

Nov 20, 2018, 12:49 PM IST

Pakistan to seek IMF bailout despite $6 billion Saudi rescue

Prime Minister Imran Khan said this week Pakistan was seeking help from "friendly nations".

Oct 24, 2018, 13:51 PM IST

Saudis to give Pakistan $3 billion in aid, defer oil payments to ease crisis

Imran Khan had said before departing that his country is "desperate" to shore up its foreign currency reserves.

Oct 23, 2018, 22:19 PM IST

China denies CPEC is reason for Pakistan economy's current crumbling state

China claims CPEC is for the economic good of its 'all-weather friend' Pakistan.

Oct 23, 2018, 19:23 PM IST

In need of money for economic recovery, Imran Khan to visit three 'friendly' countries

There is hope that if countries like Saudi Arabia and China help, financial assistance from IMF may not be required.

Oct 22, 2018, 17:04 PM IST

Pakistan ready to share details of CPEC debts with IMF for bailout package

 Pakistan's current year debt repayments were about USD 9 billion but obviously it would not entirely be available from the IMF.

Oct 14, 2018, 17:19 PM IST

Increasing Chinese involvement disastrous for Pakistan’s economy, warns IMF

IMF has been critical of providing further loans since most of it could go in repaying the debts to China accrued in the 'Silk Road' project.

Oct 10, 2018, 14:50 PM IST

Global growth under cloud over further escalation of trade tension: IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday warned that global growth may be significantly harmed with further escalation of trade tension, which is a result of the uneven global economic recovery that has fuelled inward-looking policies and contributed to increased policy uncertainty.

Oct 10, 2018, 06:31 AM IST

Pakistani rupee tumbles about 5% in apparent central bank devaluation

The central bank runs what is widely seen as a managed float, though its official stance is that the currency is freely traded.

Oct 09, 2018, 15:53 PM IST

IMF credits PM Modi for reforms, projects India as fastest growing economy

The International Monetary Fund acknowledged that important economic reforms have been implemented under Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Oct 09, 2018, 08:12 AM IST

IMF projects India's growth at 7.3 per cent in 2018, at 7.4 per cent in 2019

If projections are true, then India would regain the tag of fastest-growing major economies of the world.

Oct 09, 2018, 07:35 AM IST

Global growth has plateaued at 3.7 per cent; clouds on the horizon: IMF

Global growth has plateaued at 3.7 per cent, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Tuesday, with its chief economist warning the world that there are clouds on the horizon and growth has proven to be less balanced than hoped.

Oct 09, 2018, 07:28 AM IST

India's growth remains quite robust into future: IMF

IMF had earlier forecast a growth rate of 7.3 percent in 2018 and 7.5 percent in 2019 for India.

Jul 18, 2018, 11:12 AM IST