Citations with the tag: INTERNATIONAL Monetary Fund
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- IMF Hopes Recede In Buenos Aires.
// Emerging Markets Monitor; 9/9/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 21, p1
Reports on the visit of the International Monetary Fund in Argentina. Clarifications that have been made by the Fund prior to the visit; Objective of the visit; Information on financial issues circulating in the country.
- Juggling Finances In Quito.
// Emerging Markets Monitor; 9/9/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 21, p9
Reports on finance-related issues that are circulating around Ecuador as of September 9, 2002. Measures that should be considered by the country in order to meet its financial gap for the year; Obstacles faced by the country in managing finance; Status of the country's agreement with the...
- RISK SUMMARY: HONDURAS.
// Latin America Monitor: Central America Monitor; Nov2010, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p7
This section offers news briefs concerning Honduras, including rising violence in the country, financial assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the partnership between Digicel Honduras and Ficohsa Express.
- On The Path To Sustainability.
// Emerging Europe Monitor: South East Europe Monitor; Sep2002, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p8
Reports the approval of International Monetary Fund for stand-by arrangement to Bosnia-Hercegovina. Release of funds to support the budget and development from the World Bank; Efforts of officials for progress on achieving growth; Implementation of fiscal consolidation.
- Ill-aimed shots at the IMF.
// Christian Science Monitor; 12/12/97, Vol. 90 Issue 13, p20
Opinion. Focuses on the criticism leveled against the International Monetary Fund for its bailout activities in Asia in late 1997. How the conservative Heritage Foundation feels about the efficacy of bailout loans; Claims that the IMF requirements on the loan are too harsh from the Economic...
- International saving trends.
// Economic Trends (07482922); Jan1996, p15
Focuses on the international saving trends and how the interest rates have increased in developed countries over the years according to the International Monetary Fund and other sources. Trend attributed to long-term decline; Cause of lower saving.
- Poland and IMF conditionality programs: 1990-1995*.
Tiongson, Erwin R. // East European Quarterly; Mar1997, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p55
Presents information on the relationship between Poland and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), with the collapse of communism in 1989. Information on the IMF and its objectives; Details on its conditionality programs; IMF-supported programs in Poland between 1990 and 1994; Evaluation of...
- Slippery Targets.
Tiongson, Erwin R. // West & Central Africa Monitor; Sep2002, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p7
Focuses on the economic progress with the provision of Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF) support from the International Monetary Fund in Gambia. Terms in the PRGF support; Factors threatening the progress made possible by the PRGF program; Initiative of the government to promote...
- IMF Comes To Benin.
Tiongson, Erwin R. // West & Central Africa Monitor; Sep2002, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p8
Reports the furtherance in the support of the International Monetary Fund to the economic development in Benin. Impetus to the additional support; Disclosure on the amount of interim fund awarded to the country; Proposal to alleviate the high level of poverty.
Tiongson, Erwin R. // New Internationalist; Jan95, Issue 263, p34
Presents a question-and-answer advisory discussing various international subjects. Origins and religious perspectives of the practice of female circumcision in Arab nations; Enforcement of a country to pay overdrawn money from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
- The IMF at the Beginning of the Twenty�First Century: Can We Establish a Humanized�.
Camdessus, Michel // Global Governance; Oct-Dec2001, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p363
Focuses on the restructuring of the system of values in the International Monetary Fund. Need for a global responsibility; Solidarity to alleviate and eradicate poverty; Significance of global citizenship.
- UKRAINE: RISK SUMMARY.
Camdessus, Michel // Emerging Europe Monitor: Russia & CIS; May2010, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p4
The article offers news briefs in Ukraine including the negotiation between Ukraine's new government with International Monetary Fund (IMF) officials, the weak macroeconomic recovery in 2010, and the 60 percent decline on the grains production due to winter kill.
- Fact sheet: International monetary fund.
Camdessus, Michel // U.S. Department of State Dispatch; 7/22/91, Vol. 2 Issue 29, p528
Presents information concerning the International Monetary Fund (IMF), its background, membership, funding and operations. INSET: US policy and the IMF..
- No new architecture.
Feldstein, Martin // International Economy; Sep/Oct99, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p32
Reports on the need for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to refocus itself. Fundamental causes of the crises that can be traced to three policy mistakes; Failures of the IMF.
- IMF under siege.
Miller, John // Dollars & Sense; Jul/Aug98, Issue 218, p9
Criticises the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Reference to the rebellion in May 1998 of the people in Indonesia to the government ending of oil subsidies under the orders of the IMF; Impact of the IMF's measures on the government of Indonesia; Attack of a funding request by Washington to...
- HOW NOT TO DO IT, OR THE BRAZILIAN RENEGOTIATION AFFAIR.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // Journal of International Affairs; Summer84, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p81
Comments on the implications of the financial agreement of the Brazilian government with International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the Brazilian people and upon the possible consequences to the internal political order. Perception when the fact of Brazil's bankruptcy finally became clear;...
- Opens new line of credit.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // Newsweek; 6/24/85, Vol. 105 Issue 25, p63
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- International Monetary Fund helps Mexico.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // Newsweek; 8/4/86, Vol. 108 Issue 5, p38
Last week the International Monetary Fund signed a new loan agreement with debt-ridden Mexico almost entirely on Mexico's terms. The deal will allow Mexico, already $98 billion in debt to foreigners, to borrow still more in the next 18 months. See also (Time, 8/4/86, 1c, p52, 1/3p) See also...
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 04/25/97, Vol. 41 Issue 17, p32
Reports on the inconclusive ending of the International Monetary Fund's mission in Turkey. Indication of an assembly of medium-term plan for the country.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 02/20/98, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p21
Looks at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) urging the government in Kuwait, to go ahead with structural reform. Warnings from the IMF against forcing the employment of Kuwaiti nationals, by the private sector; Percentage of Kuwaiti's who works in the private sector; More detailed information.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 02/20/98, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p27
Looks at the government in Turkey postponing talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Approval of a draft tax law by parliament; More detailed information.
- IMF bailout policies are proving disastrous around the globe.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // New Hampshire Business Review; 07/17/98, Vol. 20 Issue 16, p7
Focuses on the growth of the International Monetary Fund, an international organization which goal is to save member countries from financial ruin and chaos during difficult times. Total number of member countries; Amount of financial commitments; Number of staffs in 110 countries.
- China cashing in.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // Finweek; 11/4/2010, p45
The article reports on a forecast from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that money coming into developing countries in order to earn better returns will cause problems for the countries, and highlights the example of China's reserves.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // Latin Trade (English); Feb2001, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p21
Reports on the rescue package of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for Argentina. Amount allocated by the IMF.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 08/07/98, Vol. 42 Issue 32, p20
Reports that the Muscat Stock Market (MSM) has begun to surge, due to the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) plea to Oman to control the rapid expansion in private sector credit. What attributed to the IMF's plea; Indication that the Oman government was commended for achieving strong economic...
- IMF Agreement For Ecuador.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // Emerging Markets Monitor; 2/10/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 41, p11
Reports on the letter of intent signed by the International Monetary Fund for a loan agreement with Ecuador. Details of the deal; Remarks from Finance Minister Mauricio Pozo on the loan.
- IMF Window Closing.
de F. Forbes, Geraldo // Latin America Monitor: Andean Group Monitor; Aug2002, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p7
Reports the inability of Ecuador to meet the prerequisites imposed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to secure a new standby loan. Failure of president Gustavo Noboa to reduce spending; Agreement of IMF with the Paris Club group of creditors; Factors influencing the failure of the...
- No Meeting of the Minds.
Brandman, James // Global Finance; Jun2000, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p15
Assesses the readiness of Asian and Mercosur countries for the implementation of a common regional currency. Findings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF); Factors affecting the decision of countries in implementing such policy; Views of the IMF.
- Jay Leno, meet the IMF.
Brandman, James // International Economy; Mar/Apr98, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p6
Reports the International Monetary Fund dealt a terminal blow to the currency board proposal being considered by the Indonesian president. Indepth look at these proposals; Problems experienced by the currency board.
- Scaling Back the IMF.
Brandman, James // Christian Science Monitor; 12/31/99, Vol. 92 Issue 27, p10
Editorial. Offers the author's feelings on the possibility of changes having to do with the International Monetary Fund.
Brandman, James // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 11/8/96, Vol. 40 Issue 45, p24
States that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has expressed doubts about Turkey government's plan to balance the budget in 1997. Assessment of the country's potential for renewed assistance; Reservations on a nominal 765 percent hike in a 1997 non-tax revenues.
Brandman, James // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 01/09/98, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p31
Focuses on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to support Turkish government's economic policies. Details on a IMF technical mission which will start a visit to Turkey on 12 January 1998; Indepth look at a programme to tackle Turkish economy problems; Information on pending results of these...
Brandman, James // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 8/3/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4908, p10
The article reports that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a 370 million-dollar loan for Yemen to assist the Arab country amidst a growing economic crisis.
- House panel calls IMF secretive and lacking in accountability.
de Senerpont Domis, Olaf // American Banker; 4/20/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 75, p3
Reports on the criticisms of the House subcommittee against the International Monetary Fund for its secrecy and lack of accountability. Proposed financial contribution of the United States to the Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility; Support for the proposed aid; Goals of the program.
- IMF sounds warning on risks of derivatives.
Jones, Dow // American Banker; 9/27/1993, Vol. 158 Issue 185, p24
Reports on the International Monetary Fund's warning regarding systemic risks from the derivatives market. Creation of arbitrage opportunities; Impact on increased uncertainty on derivatives markets; Global stock market crash of 1987; Weakening of risk management.
- Overview of the IMF.
Jones, Dow // Congressional Digest; Apr98, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p100
Presents information as it relates to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Confusion surrounding the purpose of the IMF; Number of countries that have come together to form the IMF; Limitation in the IMF's control over domestic economic policies of its members; History of the world economy. ...
Jones, Dow // Caribbean Update; Feb2012, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p6
The article reports on the decision of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to approve a disbursement of 3.1 million U.S. dollars as part of the rapid credit facility for Dominica on January 12, 2012.
- Show them the money.
Rodriguez, Paul M.; Hickey, Jennifer G.; Russell, Keith // Insight on the News; 02/16/98, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p6
Looks at the request by the administration, to Congress, of $3.5 billion for the International Monetary Fund's (IMFs), to pay for the United States share needed to assist in the replenishing of the IMF coffers, which was emptied since the Asian economic turmoil. Further detailed information.
- IMF prescriptions are worse than the cure.
Murdock, Deroy // Insight on the News; 02/16/98, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p28
Looks at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Relation to its creation of moral hazard. Reference to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ongoing bailout of governments and banks in Asia; Promotion of promarket reforms by the IMF; Comments from Ian Vasquez, director of the Cato Institute's...
- International mystery fund.
Sudo, Phil // Scholastic Update; 09/21/98, Vol. 131 Issue 2, p6
Presents information pertaining to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Contributions the IMF makes to countries when experiencing economic crisis; Dispensing of more than $100 billion to save the struggling economies of Thailand, South Korea, Indonesia, and Russia; Conditions surrounding the...
- Rethinling capital controls.
Rogoff, Kenneth S. // Finance & Development; Dec2002, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p55
Points out the issues concerning the involvement of the International Monetary Fund in the Asian debt crisis. Views of the author on the capital account liberalization of the member countries; Theorem of economics; Implications of corruptions for the economic performance of a nation.
- Moral Hazard in IMF Loans.
Rogoff, Kenneth S. // Finance & Development; Sep2002, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p56
Focuses on the moral hazard theory of International Monetary Fund (IMF) lending. Repayment record of IMF loans; Secondary market spreads on bank debt; Scale of the costs of moral hazard associated with the IMF operations.
- Making Global Markets Safer.
H�usler, Gerd // International Economy; Winter2003, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p58
Discusses the role of International Monetary Fund (IMF) in international financial markets. Private capital flows to emerging markets during 1982-2002; Implications of financial crises on lending by IMF; Measures taken by IMF to counter financial crises.
H�usler, Gerd // Russian Life; Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p8
Focuses on the issue concerning the Russian rubles. Proposal of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to consider ruble as payment currency; Conditions to meet to reach the proposal; Decline of Russia's IMF debt by the end of 2001.
- Bangladesh: IMF Loan To Support Long-Term Investment.
H�usler, Gerd // Emerging Markets Monitor; 1/3/2011, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p9
The article focuses on the 1 billion-U.S. dollar loan granted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Bangladesh through the Extended Credit Facility on a three-year program.
- IMF Says It Is Considering Standby Credit for Brazil, With Bank Participation.
Kraus, James R. // American Banker; 10/9/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 194, p20
Reports that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is considering a standby credit facility for Brazil, whereby the United States and foreign commercial banks would be asked to participate. Estimated amount of money which Brazil would need to meet its foreign currency obligations; Importance of...
- 'The damn water is ours!'.
Levy, Marcela Lopez // New Internationalist; Sep2001, Issue 338, p16
Reports on the protest against water privatization in Cochabamba, Bolivia. Handling of the autonomous water systems; Plight of the Coordination for the Defense of Water and Life; Blockade of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund meetings.
- Russia sinks in slow-motion.
Lloyd, John // New Statesman; 10/23/98, Vol. 127 Issue 4408, p20
Provides information on the decreasing investments in Russia. Visitation of the International Monetary Fund in Russia; Percentage decline in Russia's real incomes; Forecast made by George Soros on the devaluation of the rouble.
- WORLD FINANCE.
Lloyd, John // Banking; Oct66, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p45
Presents news briefs on world finance as of October 1966. Drawings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the year 1965; Factors that led to the expansion of the IMF resources; Increase in the annual rate of the world reserve. INSET: Oops!.
- Letter from Germany.
Engelen, Klaus C. // International Economy; Sep/Oct96, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p8
Focuses on the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) sale of gold for development funds. IMF Managing Director Michel Camdessus' support for the gold sales; Issues related to IMF gold sales; Political effects of the IMF's gold sale; Plans to remove gold sales from the IMF agenda.