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IMF confirms outlook of more than 3% growth in European emerging economies

The International Monetary fund (IMF) on Monday confirmed its earlier estimates for emerging and developing European economies, including Croatia, with an expected growth rate above three percent...

IMF: Global economic activity projected to pick up pace in 2017-18

A positive shift in the world economy in the second half of last year prompted the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to leave unchanged its projections for higher global growth in 2017 and 2018,...

IMF chief Lagarde found guilty in payout case, but escapes punishment

A French court found International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde guilty Monday of negligence over an arbitration payout made when she was finance minister, but did not hand down...

IMF issues 12-billion-dollar loan to support Egypt's economic reform

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a 12-billion-dollar, three-year loan Friday to help the Egyptian government implement economic reforms.

IMF: "The world economy is moving sideways."

The global economy is showing some stability but is failing to break out of the low growth that has been persistent since the 2008 financial crisis, the International Monetary Fund says.

IMF: Croatian economy expected to grow by 1.9% in 2016

The Croatian economy is expected to grow by 1.9% in 2016 before picking up to 2.1% in 2017, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its World Economic Outlook on Tuesday, confirming its...

Chinese yuan joins IMF currency basket in "historic milestone"

The International Monetary Fund is adding China's yuan on Saturday to the currencies that the crisis lender uses as a measure of value, alongside the dollar, euro, yen and pound sterling.

IMF approves EUR 553mn loan for Bosnia

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday decided, as expected, to approve a new loan for Bosnia and Herzegovina worth slightly more than EUR 550 million.

IMF to approve EUR 550mn loan for Bosnia

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is set to approve a new, EUR 550 million loan to Bosnia and Herzegovina in early September, the Sarajevo daily Dnevni Avaz said on Monday, quoting IMF...

China's corporate debt raises concern at International Monetary Fund

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday expressed concern over corporate debt in China and recommended several steps the country could take to correct the problem.

IMF head Lagarde to face trial as negligence case cleared to proceed

IMF head Christine Lagarde failed Friday in her efforts to avoid standing trial for a disputed arbitration ruling that favoured a well-connected businessman when she was French finance minister,...

IMF head Lagarde to face trial in France in payment scandal

IMF head Christine Lagarde will stand trial in France over her involvement in a 2008 arbitration case while she was economy minister under Nicholas Sarkozy, the nation's top court ruled Friday....

Bosnian Serb authorities angry at IMF, claim to be subjected to pressure

The IMF's representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Francisco Parodi, confirmed earlier in the day that the IMF Executive Board had postponed its decision on approving a EUR 550 million loan to...

IMF postpones loan to Bosnia

Bosnia and Herzegovina is for now left without more than EUR 500 million of financial support from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), local media reported on Thursday warning that this is a...

IMF to conduct 4th review of stand-by deal with Serbia

A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will on Monday start the fourth review under the Stand-By Arrangement concluded with Serbia, and opposite opinions can already be noticed on the...