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IMF projects 5% GDP growth for Bangladesh...

IMF projects 5% GDP growth for Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 7 2021

Meanwhile, the report also predicted that consumer prices will rise in Bangladesh by 3% by the end of...

UN report: Bangladesh’s economic growth...

'Bangladesh’s economic growth dropped...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 26 2021

The UN forecasts 4.7% global economic growth in 2021

OP-ED: Emerging from the crisis

OP-ED: Emerging from the crisis

Forrest Cookson

Fri, Dec 25 2020

The banking sector has been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic

IMF approves $370m pandemic loan for...

IMF approves $370m pandemic loan for...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) the Afghan government will receive $115 million

OP-ED: From termites to tiger: India’s...

OP-ED: From termites to tiger: India’s...

Vivek Menezes

Fri, Oct 23 2020

India isn’t too happy about being surpassed by Bangladesh in GDP per capita numbers

GDP growth: Rahul attacks govt as IMF...

Rahul attacks Indian govt over IMF forecast...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The International Monetary Fund has estimated that India’s per capita GDP is likely to shrink 10.3%...

New lockdowns from China to Europe as...

New lockdowns from China to Europe

World

Wed, Oct 14 2020

The International Monetary Fund said that while the recession triggered by the pandemic was less severe...

IMF: Africa needs $1.2tn of financing...

Africa needs $1.2tn of financing to...

Africa

Sat, Oct 10 2020

African countries have more than a million cases of Covid-19 with 23,000 deaths

ADB to establish regional hub for DRM,...

ADB to establish regional hub for DRM,...

Business

Thu, Sep 17 2020

It will be an open and inclusive platform, with a focus on South–South policy dialogue

Leaders warn Africa short of funds to...

Leaders warn Africa short of funds to...

World

Sat, Apr 18 2020

Africa is seen as particularly vulnerable to the disaster

IMF, World Bank disburse funds to help...

IMF, World Bank disburse funds to help...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 18 2020

IMF and the World Bank are providing emergency funds to developing and low-income countries across the...

IMF to provide debt relief to help 25...

IMF to provide debt relief to help 25...

Coronavirus

Tue, Apr 14 2020

About $215 million of the total would be used for grants to the first 25 countries over the next six...

Iran presses for IMF loan: Some business...

Iran presses for IMF loan: Some business...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 8 2020

'I urge international organizations to fulfil their duties ... We are a member of the IMF'

IMF downgrades world growth, warns of...

IMF downgrades world growth, warns of...

World

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Trade conflicts are undercutting investment and weakening manufacturing, and the IMF urged countries...

Pakistani traders strike over IMF austerity...

Pakistani traders strike over IMF austerity...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The South Asian country has long suffered from a weak tax base, with only about 1% of its 208 million...

IMF: Banking sector vulnerable

IMF: Banking sector vulnerable

Banks

Fri, Jun 28 2019

The multi-lateral lending agency differed with the government’s GDP growth target for the fiscal...

IMF's Lagarde highlights potential disruptive...

IMF's Lagarde highlights potential disruptive...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 9 2019

The rapid development of financial technology (fintech) has increased access to cheap payment and settlement...

Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury returns...

Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury returns...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 29 2019

She visited the Indian capital to join a two-day workshop by IMF South Asia

Speaker urges IMF to help strengthen...

Speaker urges IMF to help strengthen...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Mar 21 2019

The speaker made the call when IMF Resident Representative in Dhaka Ragnar Gudmundsson met with her at...

Sri Lanka raises $2.4bn as IMF extends...

Sri Lanka raises $2.4bn as IMF extends...

Business

Sat, Mar 9 2019

The IMF said it expected Sri Lanka’s growth to improve to 3.5% in 2019

IMF revives Sri Lanka bailout hit by...

IMF revives Sri Lanka bailout hit by...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 3 2019

The Fund had been due to release an instalment in October when President Maithripala Sirisena sacked...