International Monetary Fund

Sri Lanka bailout conditional on tackling corruption: IMF

The International Monetary Fund approved its long-delayed rescue programme on Monday after China, the South Asian nation's biggest bilateral lender, offered debt relief assurances.

published on : 21st March 2023

Ahead of crucial talks, IMF spots Rs two trillion breach in Pakistan's budgetary estimates

The review would lead to the release of the next tranche of funds to Pakistan which has been pending since September.

published on : 28th January 2023

Union budget likely to continue capex hike to boost investment

The previous budget for 2022-23 had allotted Rs 7.50 lakh crore as capital expenditure, which was a 35.4 per cent jump over 2021-22.

published on : 22nd January 2023

Recession will hit a third of the world this year, warns IMF chief 

Kristalina Georgieva, the chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) made these grim assertions on Sunday during a CBS news programme "Face the Nation.

published on : 2nd January 2023

Ukraine war, oil price rise expected to negatively impact Indian economy: IMF

On the other hand, the IMF said the immediate impact of the war on China will be less.

published on : 18th March 2022

IMF chief Christine Lagarde warns 'no winners' in trade wars

She said poor countries and poor people in rich countries have benefited from the surge in global trade over the past decade, but acknowledged that some regions and industries have suffered.

published on : 18th March 2018

IMF's Christine Lagarde fears 'tit-for-tat' escalation from Trump tariff move

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde's comments followed Trump's announcement of 25 percent U.S. import tariffs on steel and 10 percent on aluminium.

published on : 9th March 2018