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IMF Board Takes Stock of Work on Fiscal Space

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Source: Assessing Fiscal Space : An Update and Stocktaking

Volume/Issue: 2018/033

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2018

ISBN: 9781498309042

Keywords: Fiscal space, Debt sustainability, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Fiscal rules, commodity producer, country-specific, market access, bottom-line, conjuncture

This paper reviews the experience with the fiscal space assessment framework that was piloted during 2017-18. In 2016, staff proposed an operational definition of fiscal space and a new four-stage framework for its...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$118.2 Million Rapid Credit Facility Assistance to the Republic of Mozambique in the Wake of Cyclone Idai

IMF Executive Board Approves US$118.2 Million Rapid Credit Facility Assistance to the Republic of Mozambique in the Wake of Cyclone Idai »

Source: Republic of Mozambique : Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Mozambique

Volume/Issue: 2019/136

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498315531

Keywords: Public debt, Credit, Monetary policy, External sector, Inflation, percent of GDP, megaprojects, disbursement, ENH, excl

Tropical Cyclone Idai struck on March 15 the central region of Mozambique, making landfall near the port city of Beira-the country's second largest-resulting in significant loss of life and widespread damage to cro...

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Colombia’s Performance under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Colombia’s Performance under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement »

Source: Colombia : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/141

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498316309

Keywords: Flexible exchange rates, Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Lines of credit, Monetary policy, FCL, policy framework, percent of GDP, flexible exchange rate, deflator

Colombia's recovery is gaining momentum on the back of strong domestic demand, with a wider current account deficit. As a key external shock, migration flows from Venezuela accelerated in 2018 and by end-December 1...

IMF Executive Board Completes the Fifth Review under Sri Lanka’s Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility; Grants Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Approves US$ 164.1 million disbursement and Extension of the Arrangement1

IMF Executive Board Completes the Fifth Review under Sri Lanka’s Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility; Grants Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Approves US$ 164.1 million disbursement and Extension of the Arrangement1 »

Source: Sri Lanka : Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, Extension of the Arrangement and Rephasing of Purchases-Press Release; Staff Report and Statement by the Executive Director for Sri Lanka

Volume/Issue: 2019/135

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498315159

Keywords: External sector, Central banks, Monetary policy, Social safety nets, Flexible exchange rates, Proj, primary balance, net lend, SOEs, percent of GDP

Recent developments and outlook. Higher fuel prices and global financial volatility generated strong balance-of-payment pressures in 2018, which were exacerbated by a political crisis late in the year. The Central...

IMF Executive Board Completes the First Review Under Angola’s Extended Arrangement and Approves US$248.15 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes the First Review Under Angola’s Extended Arrangement and Approves US$248.15 Million Disbursement »

Source: Angola : First Review of the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion, and Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 2019/170

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498320481

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Exchange markets, Development, Monetary policy, Debt management, non-oil, EFF, Proj, BNA, Sonangol

A 36-month Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (hereafter the 'arrangement') was approved last December, with access of SDR 2,673 million (361 percent of quota). Lower international oil prices w...

IMF Executive Board Completes the Last Review of Extended Credit Facility for Ghana

IMF Executive Board Completes the Last Review of Extended Credit Facility for Ghana »

Source: Ghana : Seventh and Eighth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ghana

Volume/Issue: 2019/97

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306638

Keywords: Credit, Revenue mobilization, Fiscal risk, Debt sustainability, Monetary policy, primary balance, SOEs, Proj, percent of GDP, excl

These are the last two reviews of Ghana's Extended Credit Facility arrangement, approved by the Executive Board on April 3, 2015. The ECF-supported program was extended by one year on August 30, 2017, to end on Apr...

IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument for Seychelles and Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation

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IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument for Seychelles and Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Seychelles : Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation and Third Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Targets and Monetary Consultation Clause-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Seychelles

Volume/Issue: 2019/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498323208

Keywords: Economic stabilization, External sector, National income, Monetary policy, Expenditures, central bank of Seychelles, Seychelles rupee, percent of GDP, SOEs, Proj

Seychelles has made noticeable progress toward economic stability and sustainability under successive Fund programs through prudent macroeconomic policies and bold reforms since the crisis in 2008. Despite signific...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2019/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498310826

Keywords: External sector, Central banks, Fiscal policy, Credit, Monetary policy, fiscal reform, unhedged, percent, percent of GDP, WEO

Costa Rica has made great strides converging towards OECD living standards, but significant vulnerabilities persist, mainly from the weak fiscal position and sizable FX lending to unhedged borrowers. Growth slowed...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Liberia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Liberia »

Source: Liberia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Liberia

Volume/Issue: 2019/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498320467

Keywords: Central banks, External sector, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Credit, CBL, PAPD, central bank of Liberia, percent of GDP, Proj

Liberia remains a fragile, post-conflict country with weak capacity and limited physical and human capital accumulation. External assistance to Liberia is winding down from its peak in 2016. To address pressing nee...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Mauritius

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Mauritius »

Source: Mauritius : Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2019/108

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498311946

Keywords: Credit, Public investments, Monetary policy, Financial statistics, Inflation, BOM, f.o.b., CFT, AML, Proj

Mauritius is pursuing an ambitious strategy-centered around upgrading the infrastructure, promoting diversification, and spurring private investment-to foster inclusive growth and reach the high-income country mile...