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Lagarde pledges own style as she unveils broad ECB review

Lagarde pledges own style as she unveils broad ECB review

Christine Lagarde used her first full news conference as head of the European Central Bank on Thursday to promise a broad and open-ended strategic review of the bank's workings ...

US-China trade war looms large over global growth: Lagarde

US-China trade war looms large over global growth: Lagarde

The head of the International Monetary Fund reiterated her call for the US and China to de-escalate their trade war, which she warned is the biggest risk to global economic growth, according to Bloomberg.

Child tweeter Bana evacuated from Aleppo

Child tweeter Bana evacuated from Aleppo

A seven-year-old Syrian girl who captured global attention with her Twitter updates from besieged Aleppo has been evacuated from the city, according to an aid organisation.

IMF's Lagarde found guilty over French tycoon payment

IMF's Lagarde found guilty over French tycoon payment

A French court on Monday found IMF head Christine Lagarde guilty of negligence over a massive state payout to a tycoon when she was French finance minister but spared her a fine or prison sentence.

Global recovery 'too weak, too fragile': IMF chief Lagarde

Global recovery 'too weak, too fragile': IMF chief Lagarde

Global economic recovery is still ‘too slow’ and ‘too fragile’ in the face of growing risks from a slowdown in China and subdued growth in developing economies ...

Lagarde deserves second term at IMF

Lagarde deserves second term at IMF

IMF has never had better leadership, and its board of directors should give Lagarde the chance to finish the work she has begun

Christine Lagarde to run for second IMF term

Christine Lagarde to run for second IMF term

Christine Lagarde announced Friday that she will run for a second term at the head of the International Monetary Fund, after winning strong backing from across Europe.