The International Monetary Fund said Sunday it still had not decided whether its embattled chief would keep her job, with the lack of clarity over Kristalina Georgieva's future threatening to overshadow the body's fall meetings this week. An investigation by a law firm has concluded that the Bulgarian managing director manipulated data in favor of…
Embattled International Monetary Fund chief Kristalina Georgieva was fighting for her professional life Saturday as the institution's Executive Board considers evidence....
The World Bank Group on Thursday said it has discontinued the publishing of its Doing Business report after 18 years - the first edition was published in 2003. The doing business index measured regulations directly affecting the ease of doing businesses in 190 countries. World Bank said it reached the decision to discontinue the report…
Nigeria’s foreign reserves have hit a two-month high, data released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have shown.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has announced the take-off of its $650 billion set aside under its special drawing right (SDR) to provide liquidity to countries with foreign exchange reserves challenges.
A few weeks ago, the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, stoked a debate on how peer-to-peer transactions in “safe” digital money could reduce the cost of remittances...
The IMF on Friday proposed $50 billion plan to end the Covid-19 pandemic, with a target of vaccinating at least 40 percent of the world's population by the end of 2021.
The IMF executive board on Monday approved a financing plan "to cover its share of debt relief to Sudan," Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva announced.
The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, has called on governments and individuals to adopt digital money for “faster, easier and cheaper” remittance and cross-border payments.
The crisis caused by the pandemic is leaving many economies lagging behind, increasing the plight of the poor, a problem made worse by "uneven" access to vaccines, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva said Wednesday.
19 Nov 2020
The global economy faces a hard road back from the Covid-19 downturn, and nations should remove trade barriers on medical technologies to aid the recovery, the IMF chief said on Thursday.
16 Jul 2020
Despite some signs of recovery, the global economy faces continued challenges, including the possibility of a second wave of COVID-19, and governments should keep their support programs in place, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva said Thursday.