Thursday, 17 April 2014 | 07:15
  • Home
  • World Economy
  • IMF/OECD News
View by:

Brazilian economy is expanding again but long-term challenges remain, says OECD

Brazil has moved up the ranks of the world’s largest economies while making economic growth ever more

Indian growth debate: How low is the question

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) this week cut its projection for India's economic growth to 3.75 per

OECD criticizes U.S. debt deal, sees no real solution

A deal averting the risk of default in the United States this week does not offer a real solution to problems

Russia IMF Head : US Shutdown Impact Will Be Stronger The Longer It Lasts

Russia is better placed to weather the U.S. federal shutdown as it is less interconnected with the global

IMF chief warns a US default could spark recession

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has warned that a US default could tip the world into recession.

Infrastructure, Natural Resources Key to Inclusive Growth in Africa

African countries are focusing on improving their infrastructure and managing their natural resource wealth to

First release of G20 Consumer Price Index shows slowing annual inflation at 3.0% in August 2013

Today’s release of the G20 Consumer Price Index (CPI) marks the second release of a G20 aggregate statistic

IMF wants central banks to oversee markets with government supervision

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) logo is seen at the IMF headquarters building during the 2013 Spring

IMF confident Europe will stick by promises to Greece

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde said on Thursday that she had 'no doubt' European

IMF’s Zhu Says China Has Tools to Deal With Debt Levels

The Chinese government has room to deal with rising debt levels, which has become a “serious concern,”

IMF Secures Financing to Sustain Concessional Lending to World’s Poorest Countries over Longer Term

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) secured today resources needed to sustain concessional lending to

OECD Secretary-General Gurría addresses dangers of U.S. impasse to world economy

The current political deadlock in the United States is needlessly putting at risk the stability and growth not

IMF Warns On Corporate Exposures of Euro Zone Banks

The International Monetary Fund sent a shot across the bows of the European Central Bank Tuesday, warning

EU must speed up banking union to gain trust, IMF says

The International Monetary Fund urged the European Union to quickly set up an agency that would close or salvage troubled banks

Composite leading indicators signal improvements in growth in most OECD countries

Composite leading indicators (CLIs), designed to anticipate turning points in economic activity relative to trend,

OECD: 'No bailout' for climate threat

Governments forced to rescue the world's banking system are being warned there will be no bailout if there is

Fed Exit Could Fuel $2.3 Trillion Global Bond Losses

A premature exit by the U.S. Federal Reserve from its easy money policies could cause $2.3 trillion in global bond portfolio losses, the

Western bank retreat clouds emerging Europe's recovery -IMF

Emerging Europe's economies are recovering, but the high growth of the past is unlikely to return soon as

Boosting skills essential for tackling joblessness and improving well-being, says OECD

The low-skilled are more likely than others to be unemployed, have bad health and earn much less, according to the first OECD Survey of

Global Growth Patterns Shifting, Says IMF WEO

Global growth is still in low gear and the drivers of growth are shifting, says the IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) report. The IMF
... 6 7 8 9 10  ...