Charges for carbon emissions should become the major tool for fighting climate change, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde said in a statement on Wednesday.
A few months ago, we already alerted you in a previous column about some interesting remarks, made by Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund. Lagarde said that ‘if there’s any growth amongst the emerging countries/economies, it will come from India ’. Show More Summary
``Osborne is due to announce on Wednesday the details of a new spending squeeze which, according to International Monetary Fund data, ranks as the most aggressive austerity plan among the world's rich economies between now and 2020. It is also a gamble by Osborne, a leading contender to be the next prime minister, that voters can stomach more cuts... Show More Summary
Getty Images You've probably been seeing headlines about yet another financial crash on the horizon. It's true, the International Monetary Fund has released grim projections for the immediate future of world finance. Why? Well, it's complicated. Show More Summary
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has determined that Ukraine’s $3 billion debt to Russia is sovereign and not commercial, as maintained by Kiev. Financial analyst Andrei Kiprovich says that, in any case, Ukraine will be forced to pay it back: it is like "a rope around its neck," with gallows in every direction.
The International Monetary Fund and the G20 should develop common rules in financing, according to Russia's G20 sherpa.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde said that the Antalya Action Plan makes clear that global cooperation is key to addressing the challenges facing the world today.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said that Russia is currently holding talks with the International Monetary Fund and its fundamental stakeholders on Ukraine’s $3-billion loan owed to Moscow.
The renminbi is on the verge of joining the SDR, the International Monetary Fund’s reserve currency club. The symbolic step won’t send foreign investors rushing into yuan assets. But the move endorses China’s recent financial reforms, and makes them harder to reverse.
According to the statement issued on Sunday, the BRICS leaders called on the United States to ratify documents on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reforms as soon as possible.
Christine Lagarde, the International Monetary Fund’s Managing Director, said Friday that China’s yuan should join the agency’s basket of reserve currencies after a staff report bolstered its case. IMF staff reviewed the Chinese currency’s readiness for inclusion in the Special Drawing Rights (SDR) basket of world currencies. Show More Summary
China’s yuan moved closer to joining other top global currencies in the International Monetary Fund’s benchmark foreign exchange basket on Friday after Fund staff and IMF chief Christine Lagarde gave the move the thumbs up. The recommendation paves the way for the Fund’s executive board, which has the final say, to place the yuan CNY=CFXS […]
International Monetary Fund (IMF) reforms that will allow Ukraine to continue borrowing while simultaneously not paying back a loan to a sovereign creditor is a "risky proposition," the Russian envoy to the European Union said.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to meet Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, during the G20 summit in Turkey, the RIA news agency reported on Friday, citing Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov.
A reform of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which will allow continuous financial aid to Ukraine in case of a default, will not be blocked by Russia, Aleksei Mozhin, IMF Executive Director for Russia said.
The International Monetary Fund will include Islamic finance in its monitoring of financial sectors around the world, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Wednesday, in a sign of the industry's growing economic weight.
Syria could restore its gross domestic product (GDP) to 2010 levels within 20 years if it grows at an average rate of three-percent, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced.
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Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) — The world’s economy is growing at a slower pace than the International Monetary Fund and other large forecasters are predicting. That’s according to Nils Smedegaard Andersen, chief executive officer at A.P. Moeller-Maersk. His company, owner of the world’s biggest shipping line, is a bellwether for global trade, handling about 15 […] .
Today's Headlines Bloomberg: Global GDP Worse Than Official Forecasts Show, Maersk CEO Says. The world’s economy is growing at a slower pace than the International Monetary Fund and other large forecasters are predicting. That’s according to Nils Smedegaard Andersen, chief executive officer at A.P. Show More Summary