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Shura Council attends World Bank-parliamentary meeting

Shura Council attends World Bank-parliamentary meeting

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary meeting held Wednesday within the framework of the partnership between the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean

GCC needs enhanced non-oil fiscal revenue and re-evaluation in savings approach, says IMF

GCC needs enhanced non-oil fiscal revenue and re-evaluation in savings approach, says IMF

Faster economic diversification will not resolve the fiscal challenge on its own in the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC), hence requiring enhanced non-oil fiscal revenue and re-evaluation

Anti-Covid 19 liquidity support amounts to $41bn in GCC: IMF

Anti-Covid 19 liquidity support amounts to $41bn in GCC: IMF

Anti-coronavirus liquidity support has amounted to $41bn in the GCC, about 2% of the region’s GDP, a report by International Monetary Fund (IMF) has shown.

Qatar shares decline amid IMF's weak economic projections for Mideast

Qatar shares decline amid IMF's weak economic projections for Mideast

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday lost 275 points from its key index and QR15bn in capitalisation, reflecting the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) weak economic projections ...

Pandemic to bring Asia's 2020 growth to halt for 1st time in 60 years: IMF

Pandemic to bring Asia's 2020 growth to halt for 1st time in 60 years: IMF

Asia's economic growth this year will grind to a halt for the first time in 60 years, as the coronavirus crisis takes an ‘unprecedented’ toll on the region's service sector and major export destinations ...

Significant recalibration in GCC fiscal policies, says IMF

Significant recalibration in GCC fiscal policies, says IMF

In what is seen as a “significant recalibration” of fiscal policies, most GCC countries have begun to improve their public financial management while also making efforts to strengthen fiscal positions

Lebanon to seek IMF technical help

Lebanon to seek IMF technical help

Lebanon will ask the IMF for technical help with a plan to escape financial collapse, including how to restructure its public debt, a government source told Reuters on Wednesday.

Lebanon's new finance minister to meet IMF official

Lebanon's new finance minister to meet IMF official

The new finance minister of debt-saddled Lebanon said he would meet with a senior official from the International Monetary Fund on Saturday for a ‘courtesy visit’ and not bailout talks.

IMF calls for 'urgent' action by India amid slowdown

IMF calls for 'urgent' action by India amid slowdown

India's government must take steps quickly to reverse the economic slowdown of an economy that has been one of the engines of global growth, the International Monetary Fund said Monday.

IMF approves $2.9 bn Ethiopia aid package

IMF approves $2.9 bn Ethiopia aid package

Ethiopia will receive $2.9 billion in a three-year aid package to help economic reform, the International Monetary Fund has confirmed.

Al-Emadi participates in World Bank-IMF meetings in Washington

Al-Emadi participates in World Bank-IMF meetings in Washington

Qatar's Finance Minister HE Ali Sherif al-Emadi has participated in the annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the World Bank Group (WB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington, DC.

World urgently needs to quicken steps to reduce global warming: IMF

World urgently needs to quicken steps to reduce global warming: IMF

Countries around the world should urgently begin accelerating efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and the best way to do that is through implementation of carbon taxes ...