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India back on fiscal consolidation due to less fuel subsidies and targeted social schemes: IMF - Economic Times;

India back on fiscal consolidation due to less fuel subsidies and targeted social schemes: IMF - Economic Times

Economic TimesIndia back on fiscal consolidation due to less fuel subsidies and targeted social schemes: IMFEconomic TimesWASHINGTON: Notwithstanding the impact of demonetisation, India returned to fiscal consolidation in the fiscal year 2016-17 largely due to the near-elimination of fuel subsidies and enhanced targeting of social benefits, the IMF said today. "India ...and more »

Gazprom, Belarus ink gas pricing protocol - New Europe;

Gazprom, Belarus ink gas pricing protocol - New Europe

New EuropeGazprom, Belarus ink gas pricing protocolNew EuropeGazprom CEO Alexey Miller (R) and Belarus Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashko sign a gas pricing protocol, Moscow, Russia, April 13, 2017. Pricing will be based on a price formula linked to the price of gas in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area.and more »

How Brexit Negotiation Could Risk the Global Financial System - FX Daily Report;

How Brexit Negotiation Could Risk the Global Financial System - FX Daily Report

FX Daily ReportHow Brexit Negotiation Could Risk the Global Financial SystemFX Daily ReportInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) said that Brexit has unpredictable outcome that may risks the global financial stability. The risks are particularly attributable to three factors, including threats from the heavily indebted US Corporation, weak ...and more »

IMF warns of dangers of enacting fiscal stimulus as credit cycle worsens - MarketWatch;

IMF warns of dangers of enacting fiscal stimulus as credit cycle worsens - MarketWatch

MarketWatchIMF warns of dangers of enacting fiscal stimulus as credit cycle worsensMarketWatchThere are some $4 trillion worth of companies at risk if U.S. plans for fiscal stimulus are enacted but don't significantly boost the economy, the International Monetary Fund warned Wednesday. The IMF's global financial stability report finds improving ...and more »

European banks need more than simple business restructuring, IMF warns - CNBC;

European banks need more than simple business restructuring, IMF warns - CNBC

CNBCEuropean banks need more than simple business restructuring, IMF warnsCNBCThe financial offices of banks, including JPMorgan Chase, Citi, HSBC, and other institutions in the financial district of Canary Wharf, are pictured from Greenwich Park in London on January 17, 2017. The International Monetary Fund warned Wednesday ...and more »

IMF upgrades Australias growth forecasts expects 2017 GDP at 31 pct - EconoTimes

IMF upgrades Australias growth forecasts expects 2017 GDP at 31 pctEconoTimesIn its latest World Economic Outlook report published overnight, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) raised its growth forecasts for the Australian economy. The IMF upgrades Australian GDP to 3.1 percent for 2017, from 2.5 percent in 2016, and at 3 ...and more »

IMF says Donald Trump corporate tax cuts could lead to financial risk-taking - Financial Express;

IMF says Donald Trump corporate tax cuts could lead to financial risk-taking - Financial Express

Financial ExpressIMF says Donald Trump corporate tax cuts could lead to financial risk-takingFinancial ExpressThe International Monetary Fund warned on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump's proposed tax cuts and roll-back of financial regulations could spark a new round of financial risk-taking of the type that preceded the last crisis in 2008. By ...and more »

Turkish Deputy PM Scolds IMF Growth Forecast Downgrade - Sputnik International;

Turkish Deputy PM Scolds IMF Growth Forecast Downgrade - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalTurkish Deputy PM Scolds IMF Growth Forecast DowngradeSputnik InternationalTurkish Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek on Wednesday rebuked the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) growth forecast downgrade for the Turkish economy. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Tuesday's IMF April Economic Outlook revised the 2017 Turkish GDP ...and more »

IMF says global financial stability has improved - BBC News;

IMF says global financial stability has improved - BBC News

BBC NewsIMF says global financial stability has improvedBBC NewsGlobal financial stability has continued to improve, according to a new report from the International Monetary Fund. But the IMF warns there are risks ahead nonetheless. There is political and policy uncertainty around the globe, particularly in the ...and more »

IMF reaches staff-level agreement for completion of first review of Tunisia's Extended Fund Facility - CPI Financial

IMF reaches staff-level agreement for completion of first review of Tunisia's Extended Fund FacilityCPI FinancialAn International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Mr. Björn Rother visited Tunis from April 7– 18, 2017, to conduct the first review of Tunisia's economic programme supported by the four-year IMF Extended Fund Facility (EFF) approved in May 2016.and more »

IMF: Cyprus economic growth to slow in the next two years - Cyprus Mail;

IMF: Cyprus economic growth to slow in the next two years - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus MailIMF: Cyprus economic growth to slow in the next two yearsCyprus MailThe Cyprus economy is exhibiting a slight growth rate of the economy for the years 2017 and 2018, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), aligning its projections for the next two years with corresponding evaluations of the European Commission.and more »

IMF RAISED GLOBAL ECONOMIC GROWTH OUTLOOK FOR 2017 - Market Digest;

IMF RAISED GLOBAL ECONOMIC GROWTH OUTLOOK FOR 2017 - Market Digest

Market DigestIMF RAISED GLOBAL ECONOMIC GROWTH OUTLOOK FOR 2017Market DigestGlobal economic growth outlook has been raised by The International Monetary Fund (IMF), which has cited a post-election surge in confidence in the US that has better customers in large emerging markets and an upper hand in global trade. I.M.F.'s ...and more »

IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17 - San Mateo Daily Journal

IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17San Mateo Daily JournalWASHINGTON — A resilient China, rising commodity prices and sturdy financial markets are offering a sunnier outlook for the global economy and helping dispel the gloom that has lingered since the Great Recession ended. That's the picture sketched ...and more »

Economic Outlook: IMF projects Luxembourg growth slowdown - Luxemburger Wort - English Edition;

Economic Outlook: IMF projects Luxembourg growth slowdown - Luxemburger Wort - English Edition

Luxemburger Wort - English EditionEconomic Outlook: IMF projects Luxembourg growth slowdownLuxemburger Wort - English Edition(sth) – The International Monetary Fund projects a slowdown in economic growth for Luxembourg in the near future in its recently released 'World Economic Outlook' report. This projected slowdown is in line with the general development of the eurozone.and more »

IMF raises its 2017 growth forecast for 'buoyant' UK - Belfast Telegraph;

IMF raises its 2017 growth forecast for 'buoyant' UK - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast TelegraphIMF raises its 2017 growth forecast for 'buoyant' UKBelfast TelegraphThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised its UK growth forecast for the second time this year, saying the economy stayed buoyant in the wake of the Brexit vote. In its latest World Economic Outlook, the IMF said it now expects the UK economy to ...and more »

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Review under the Stand-By Arrangement for Jamaica - The FINANCIAL;

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Review under the Stand-By Arrangement for Jamaica - The FINANCIAL

The FINANCIALIMF Executive Board Concludes First Review under the Stand-By Arrangement for JamaicaThe FINANCIALThe FINANCIAL -- On April 14, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the first review of Jamaica's performance under the program supported by the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), on a lapse of time basis. The 36-month ...and more »

IMF raises Hungary GDP growth, inflation forecasts for 2017, 2018 - Budapest Business Journal;

IMF raises Hungary GDP growth, inflation forecasts for 2017, 2018 - Budapest Business Journal

Budapest Business JournalIMF raises Hungary GDP growth, inflation forecasts for 2017, 2018Budapest Business JournalThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) increased its projections for economic growth in Hungary for this year and the next, and also raised its forecasts for annual average inflation for both years in its fresh World Economic Outlook published on ...and more »

IMF Raises 2017 Outlook for Global Economic Growth - New York Times;

IMF Raises 2017 Outlook for Global Economic Growth - New York Times

New York TimesIMF Raises 2017 Outlook for Global Economic GrowthNew York TimesChristine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, speaking at the spring meetings of the I.M.F. and the World Bank in Washington on Monday. Credit Douglas Curran/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. WASHINGTON — The ...and more »

IMF: World Growth to Rise to 3.5% in 2017 - Asharq Al-awsat English

IMF: World Growth to Rise to 3.5% in 2017Asharq Al-awsat EnglishThe International Monetary Fund logo is seen inside its headquarters at the end of the IMF/World Bank annual meetings in Washington, U.S., October 9, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas. IMF: World Growth to Rise to 3.5% in 2017 - Lebanon: Electoral Law Crisis ...and more »

Trump's White House is no friend of the IMF - Business Day (registration);

Trump's White House is no friend of the IMF - Business Day (registration)

Business Day (registration)Trump's White House is no friend of the IMFBusiness Day (registration)US President Donald Trump, accompanied by US Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price (L) and Vice President Mike Pence. Picture: REUTERS/CARLOS BARRIA. Washington — In its 70-year history, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has ...and more »