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  1. Business - Economy

    IMF to use unexpected profits from gold sales to fund loans to poorest countries

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 11:00am by AFP

    ... countries,” IMF managing director Christine Lagarde said. Calling it “the good news of this week”, Lagarde, speaking at a news conference as IMF and World Bank annual meetings got under way in Washington, noted it had been the fund’s goal for years to put its Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust on a sustainable basis. The IMF said 151 of its 188 member countries had pledged more than 90 per ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1329251/imf-use-unexpected-profits-gold-sales-fund-loans-poorest-countries
  2. Business - Economy

    IMF launches broad review on sovereign debt restructurings

    Posted May 24th 2013, 01:29pm by Reuters

    ... creditors should regularly be required to bear some of the load. The proposal is part of a major review the IMF has launched of its policies relating to sovereign debt restructurings ... was the largest ever. In a paper that was discussed by the IMF’s executive board on Monday, staff recommended the fund consider making a creditor bail-in a condition for IMF lending to a troubled country. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1244958/imf-launches-broad-review-sovereign-debt-restructurings
  3. News - World - ROMANIA

    Romania votes in poll that may renew political spat

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 06:03pm by Reuters in Bucharest

    ... Reuters in Bucharest Romania’s prime minister was headed for victory in parliamentary elections on Sunday that could set off another round of a power struggle with the rightist president and complicate talks for a new IMF deal. Victor Ponta’s leftist Social Liberal Union (USL) will win the most votes and possibly a clear majority, opinion polls showed. But analysts said President Traian ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1101431/romania-votes-poll-may-renew-political-spat
  4. Business - Economy - IRISH ECONOMY

    IMF tells Ireland to set out its medium term cost-cutting plans

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 09:22am

    ... management has continued in 2012 yet significant further consolidation is necessary,” IMF First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton said in a statement, referring to the continued austerity drive ... showing that tax returns, although weaker than expected in August, remained resilient. This means Dublin will likely meet the terms of the EU/IMF bailout this year despite the overrun ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1030540/imf-tells-ireland-set-out-its-medium-term-cost-cutting-plans
  5. Business - Economy - COMMENT

    The IMF's public mea culpa on that big fat Greek bailout

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Megan Greene Lender publicly details how it, the European Commission and the ECB got things wrong The IMF's mea culpa on that big fat Greek bailout It takes a big person ... lender released a 50-page critique of the Greek bailout programme it devised in 2010, together with the European Commission and the European Central Bank. The IMF's report highlights how ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1257987/imfs-public-mea-culpa-big-fat-greek-bailout
  6. Business - Economy

    IMF backs Japan’s ’Abenomics’, but warns of risks

    Posted May 31st 2013, 02:00pm by AFP, Reuters

    ... Agencies in Tokyo The IMF, which expects the world’s third-largest economy to grow 1.6 per cent this year, said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his hand-picked team at the Bank of Japan were ... huge national debt. The Washington-based IMF, which expects the world’s third-largest economy to grow 1.6 per cent this year, said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his hand-picked team at the Bank ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1250447/imf-backs-japans-abenomics-warns-risks
  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Move fast when overheating hits, IMF warns Asia

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Beijing International lender cautions officials to have action plans ready for rapid response to risks Move fast when overheating hits, IMF warns Asia Asian policymakers must ... in the region would play a "useful role" in curbing overheating pressures and coping with speculative capital inflows. Asian economic growth that the IMF estimates will be almost five times ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1226311/move-fast-when-overheating-hits-imf-warns-asia
  8. Business - Economy

    China's economy to grow 7.5 per cent this year, IMF says as it raises global forecast

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 02:57pm by Reuters in Washington

    ... advanced countries to pick up the mantle of growth from emerging markets. But the IMF warned that richer countries were still growing below full capacity, and it added the spectre of deflation ... percentage point higher than its October projection. It said it sees growth of 3.9 per cent next year. Olivier Blanchard, the IMF’s chief economist, said less government austerity and uncertainty ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1411044/chinas-economy-grow-75-cent-year-imf-says-it-raises-global-forecast
  9. News - World

    IMF calls for build-up of confidence

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Confidence must be built up, says IMF The IMF has urged leading powers to step up growth and reforms to generate jobs, warning that confidence in the global economy was in short supply. It also warned emerging and smaller economies to shore up their financial defences as leading economies charge up growth with extraordinary monetary stimulus ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1219942/imf-calls-build-confidence
  10. Business - Banking & Finance

    French court summons IMF chief: report

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 12:13pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris IMF chief Christine Lagarde has been summoned by a French court to testify in the probe into a high-profile scandal when she was a government minister, online ... the Tapie case to arbitration “questionable” and has suggested she was complicit in a process characterised by “numerous anomalies and irregularities”. Contacted by AFP on Wednesday the IMF would ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1217300/french-court-summons-imf-chief-report

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