Tag: IMF

State of economy-V: Job crisis continues to worsen

NEW DELHI: The ruling NDA government won a landslide in 2014 on a promise that it will produce jobs. Five…

Pakistani stocks fall as investors fret over IMF deal

Karachi: Pakistani stocks fell on Monday, a day after the country received its 22nd bailout from the International Monetary Fund…

Pak appoints ex-IMF official as SBP head amid IMF talks

Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday appointed Reza Baqir, a Pakistani economist working for the International Monetary Fund (IMF), as the governor…

IMF delegation arrives in Pakistan for talks

Islamabad: A delegation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) arrived in Pakistan on Monday to continue discussions for a relief…

IMF says rise in real investment coincided with large drops in price of machinery and equipment

Washington: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that trade tensions and sluggish productivity growth can slow the decline in…

‘My wife will leave me if I join politics’: Ex-RBI governor

NEW DELHI: 'My wife will leave me if I join politics' is the statement made by none other than Raghuram…

India has scope for cutting food, fertiliser subsidies: IMF

United Nations: India has a lot of scope for reducing some food and fertiliser subsidies, while also taking steps to…

IMF cuts global growth forecast to 3.3% for 2019

Washington: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday (local time) lowered its global growth forecast for 2019 to 3.3 per…

World leaders discuss future of global economy at Dubai summit

Dubai: The World Government Summit in Dubai, attended by more than 4,000 delegates from 140 countries representing the business, cultural…

IMF chief says ready to support Pakistan after meeting Imran Khan

Dubai: International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Sunday met Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan and assured him that IMF…

IMF chief warns of high Arab public debt

DUBAI: Public debt has rapidly increased in many Arab countries since the 2008 global financial crisis, due to persistently high…

Indian equities open lower despite good GDP forecast

New Delhi: Equity benchmarks opened lower on Tuesday with market breadth leaning in favour of sellers. At 10:00 hrs, the…

IMF warns of economic hit from extended government shutdown

Washington: While it is too soon to gauge the economic damage from the US government shutdown, the longer it continues…

Pakistan, IMF facing differences over bailout programme

Islamabad: Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) were facing differences over tough conditionalities on key areas of a bailout…

Qatar economy growing despite crisis: IMF

Doha: Qatar's economy is growing despite a bitter trade and diplomatic rift with neighbouring former allies, the IMF said Wednesday…

Pakistan begins policy level talks with IMF

Islamabad: Representatives of Pakistan government has begun policy level talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation in Islamabad. The…

2nd round of talks held between IMF, Pak

Islamabad: The technical team of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Pakistan government held their second round of talks…

Pakistan PM to visit China, seeking funds as IMF bailout looms

Islamabad: Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit China next week, authorities said Thursday, as the former cricketer mounts a…

IMF sees downside risk for global economy

Bali: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank ended its annual conference in the Indonesian resort island of Bali…

Last time Pak has approached IMF

Karachi: Pakistan's Finance Minister Asad Umar said that Islamabad has approached the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for one last time…