Browse

You are looking at 1 - 100 of 16,197 items

  • Keywords: debt x
Clear All
Mali
			: Request for Modification of Criteria Under the Extended Credit Facility-Staff Report

New
Mali : Request for Modification of Criteria Under the Extended Credit Facility-Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2021/040

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513569420.002

ISBN: 9781513569420

Keywords: COVID-19 , Government debt management, ISCR, CR, policy priority, pandemic shock, transition government

This staff report proposes the modification of the performance criteria for end-December 2020 for the economic program supported by the three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement that was approved by the...

Mali
			: Request for Modification of Criteria Under the Extended Credit Facility-Staff Report

New
Mali : Request for Modification of Criteria Under the Extended Credit Facility-Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2021/040

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513569093.002

ISBN: 9781513569093

Keywords: COVID-19 , Government debt management, ISCR, CR, policy priority, pandemic shock, transition government

This staff report proposes the modification of the performance criteria for end-December 2020 for the economic program supported by the three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement that was approved by the...

Mali

New
Mali »

Source: Mali : Request for Modification of Criteria Under the Extended Credit Facility-Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/040

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513569420

Keywords: COVID-19 , Government debt management, ISCR, CR, policy priority, pandemic shock, transition government

This staff report proposes the modification of the performance criteria for end-December 2020 for the economic program supported by the three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement that was approved by the...

Mali

New
Mali »

Source: Mali : Request for Modification of Criteria Under the Extended Credit Facility-Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/040

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513569093

Keywords: COVID-19 , Government debt management, ISCR, CR, policy priority, pandemic shock, transition government

This staff report proposes the modification of the performance criteria for end-December 2020 for the economic program supported by the three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement that was approved by the...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Iraq

New
IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Iraq »

Source: Iraq : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq

Volume/Issue: 2021/038

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568904

Keywords: Public debt, Expenditure, Fiscal policy, Fiscal stance, Revenue administration, ISCR, CR, Iraqi dinar, face challenge, debt stock

Iraq's socio-economic fragilities have been severely aggravated by the pandemic and the sharp decline in oil revenues, which arrived on the heels of widespread social unrest and political instability. The health sy...

Iraq
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq

New
Iraq : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq »

Volume/Issue: 2021/038

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568904.002

ISBN: 9781513568904

Keywords: Public debt, Expenditure, Fiscal policy, Fiscal stance, Revenue administration, ISCR, CR, Iraqi dinar, face challenge, debt stock

Iraq's socio-economic fragilities have been severely aggravated by the pandemic and the sharp decline in oil revenues, which arrived on the heels of widespread social unrest and political instability. The health sy...

Iraq: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq

New
Iraq: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq »

Source: Iraq : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq

Volume/Issue: 2021/038

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568904

Keywords: Public debt, Expenditure, Fiscal policy, Fiscal stance, Revenue administration, ISCR, CR, Iraqi dinar, face challenge, debt stock

Iraq's socio-economic fragilities have been severely aggravated by the pandemic and the sharp decline in oil revenues, which arrived on the heels of widespread social unrest and political instability. The health sy...

Iraq: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

New
Iraq: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Iraq : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq

Volume/Issue: 2021/038

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568904

Keywords: Public debt, Expenditure, Fiscal policy, Fiscal stance, Revenue administration, ISCR, CR, Iraqi dinar, face challenge, debt stock

Iraq's socio-economic fragilities have been severely aggravated by the pandemic and the sharp decline in oil revenues, which arrived on the heels of widespread social unrest and political instability. The health sy...

Statement by Mahmoud Mohieldin, Executive Director for Iraq, Ali Alhosani, Alternate Executive Director for Iraq, and Maya Choueiri, Senior Advisor for Iraq February 8, 2021

New
Statement by Mahmoud Mohieldin, Executive Director for Iraq, Ali Alhosani, Alternate Executive Director for Iraq, and Maya Choueiri, Senior Advisor for Iraq February 8, 2021 »

Source: Iraq : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq

Volume/Issue: 2021/038

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568904

Keywords: Public debt, Expenditure, Fiscal policy, Fiscal stance, Revenue administration, ISCR, CR, Iraqi dinar, face challenge, debt stock

Iraq's socio-economic fragilities have been severely aggravated by the pandemic and the sharp decline in oil revenues, which arrived on the heels of widespread social unrest and political instability. The health sy...

Nigeria
			: Selected Issues

New
Nigeria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568461.002

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

New
Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

New
Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

New
Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

New
Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Iraq
			: Technical Assistance Report-Guarantees and Extra Budgetary Funds Management

New
Iraq : Technical Assistance Report-Guarantees and Extra Budgetary Funds Management »

Volume/Issue: 2021/032

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568362.002

ISBN: 9781513568362

Keywords: Government debt management, Budget planning and preparation, Fiscal risks, Government liabilities, Fiscal law, ISCR, CR, guarantee registry, policy framework, guarantee contract

Iraq is substantially exposed to fiscal risks related to guarantees issued by the State, with a stock of guarantees related to foreign currency service payments and debt of USD 21.7 billion at end-June 2017 and a s...

Iraq

New
Iraq »

Source: Iraq : Technical Assistance Report-Guarantees and Extra Budgetary Funds Management

Volume/Issue: 2021/032

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568362

Keywords: Government debt management, Budget planning and preparation, Fiscal risks, Government liabilities, Fiscal law, ISCR, CR, guarantee registry, policy framework, guarantee contract

Iraq is substantially exposed to fiscal risks related to guarantees issued by the State, with a stock of guarantees related to foreign currency service payments and debt of USD 21.7 billion at end-June 2017 and a s...

Central African Republic: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria —Debt Sustainability Analysis

New
Central African Republic: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria —Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Central African Republic : First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2021/028

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568157

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Expenditure, Arrears, ISCR, CR, asset declaration law, staff appraisal, staff statement

The Covid-19 pandemic had a substantial impact on C.A.R.'s economy but appears now somewhat contained. The number of positive cases and related deaths has been very limited over the last few months, even though mos...

Central African Republic: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-Observance of Performance Criteria —Supplementary Information

New
Central African Republic: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-Observance of Performance Criteria —Supplementary Information »

Source: Central African Republic : First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2021/028

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568157

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Expenditure, Arrears, ISCR, CR, asset declaration law, staff appraisal, staff statement

The Covid-19 pandemic had a substantial impact on C.A.R.'s economy but appears now somewhat contained. The number of positive cases and related deaths has been very limited over the last few months, even though mos...

Central African Republic: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

New
Central African Republic: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2021/028

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568157

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Expenditure, Arrears, ISCR, CR, asset declaration law, staff appraisal, staff statement

The Covid-19 pandemic had a substantial impact on C.A.R.'s economy but appears now somewhat contained. The number of positive cases and related deaths has been very limited over the last few months, even though mos...

Guinea-Bissau: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis

New
Guinea-Bissau: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/029

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568188

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Debt sustainability analysis, Commercial banks, ISCR, CR, IMF financial support, emergency RCF financing, IMF's Rapid Credit Facility

Guinea Bissau is a fragile state with a long history of political instability. Poverty is high with about 67 percent of the population living below the poverty line of US$1.90 per day. The economy relies heavily on...

Guinea-Bissau: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Informational Annex

New
Guinea-Bissau: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Informational Annex »

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/029

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568188

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Debt sustainability analysis, Commercial banks, ISCR, CR, IMF financial support, emergency RCF financing, IMF's Rapid Credit Facility

Guinea Bissau is a fragile state with a long history of political instability. Poverty is high with about 67 percent of the population living below the poverty line of US$1.90 per day. The economy relies heavily on...

Guinea-Bissau: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea-Bissau

New
Guinea-Bissau: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea-Bissau »

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/029

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568188

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Debt sustainability analysis, Commercial banks, ISCR, CR, IMF financial support, emergency RCF financing, IMF's Rapid Credit Facility

Guinea Bissau is a fragile state with a long history of political instability. Poverty is high with about 67 percent of the population living below the poverty line of US$1.90 per day. The economy relies heavily on...

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$9.95 Million Disbursement to Tonga

New
IMF Executive Board Approves a US$9.95 Million Disbursement to Tonga »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$20.47 Million Emergency Assistance for Guinea-Bissau to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

New
IMF Executive Board Approves a US$20.47 Million Emergency Assistance for Guinea-Bissau to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/029

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568188

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Debt sustainability analysis, Commercial banks, ISCR, CR, IMF financial support, emergency RCF financing, IMF's Rapid Credit Facility

Guinea Bissau is a fragile state with a long history of political instability. Poverty is high with about 67 percent of the population living below the poverty line of US$1.90 per day. The economy relies heavily on...

IMF Executive Board Completes First and Second Reviews of the Central African Republic’s Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and Approves US$ 34.4 Million Disbursement

New
IMF Executive Board Completes First and Second Reviews of the Central African Republic’s Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and Approves US$ 34.4 Million Disbursement »

Source: Central African Republic : First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2021/028

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568157

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Expenditure, Arrears, ISCR, CR, asset declaration law, staff appraisal, staff statement

The Covid-19 pandemic had a substantial impact on C.A.R.'s economy but appears now somewhat contained. The number of positive cases and related deaths has been very limited over the last few months, even though mos...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Tonga

New
IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Tonga »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Central African Republic
			: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

New
Central African Republic : First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Volume/Issue: 2021/028

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568157.002

ISBN: 9781513568157

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Expenditure, Arrears, ISCR, CR, asset declaration law, staff appraisal, staff statement

The Covid-19 pandemic had a substantial impact on C.A.R.'s economy but appears now somewhat contained. The number of positive cases and related deaths has been very limited over the last few months, even though mos...

Guinea-Bissau
			: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea-Bissau

New
Guinea-Bissau : Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea-Bissau »

Volume/Issue: 2021/029

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568188.002

ISBN: 9781513568188

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Debt sustainability analysis, Commercial banks, ISCR, CR, IMF financial support, emergency RCF financing, IMF's Rapid Credit Facility

Guinea Bissau is a fragile state with a long history of political instability. Poverty is high with about 67 percent of the population living below the poverty line of US$1.90 per day. The economy relies heavily on...

Tonga
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

New
Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga »

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568041.002

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Statement by Mr. Aivo Andrianarivelo, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, and Mr. Madjiyam Herve Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to the Executive Director January 12, 2021

New
Statement by Mr. Aivo Andrianarivelo, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, and Mr. Madjiyam Herve Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to the Executive Director January 12, 2021 »

Source: Central African Republic : First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2021/028

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568157

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Expenditure, Arrears, ISCR, CR, asset declaration law, staff appraisal, staff statement

The Covid-19 pandemic had a substantial impact on C.A.R.'s economy but appears now somewhat contained. The number of positive cases and related deaths has been very limited over the last few months, even though mos...

Statement by Mr. Andrianarivelo, Mr. Sylla, and Mr. Lopes Varela on Guinea-Bissau January 25, 2021

New
Statement by Mr. Andrianarivelo, Mr. Sylla, and Mr. Lopes Varela on Guinea-Bissau January 25, 2021 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/029

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568188

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Debt sustainability analysis, Commercial banks, ISCR, CR, IMF financial support, emergency RCF financing, IMF's Rapid Credit Facility

Guinea Bissau is a fragile state with a long history of political instability. Poverty is high with about 67 percent of the population living below the poverty line of US$1.90 per day. The economy relies heavily on...

Statement by Ms. Mahasandana, Executive Director, and Mr. Mochtar, Alternate Executive Director, on Tonga January 25, 2021

New
Statement by Ms. Mahasandana, Executive Director, and Mr. Mochtar, Alternate Executive Director, on Tonga January 25, 2021 »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Statement by the Staff Representative on the Central African Republic January 12, 2021

New
Statement by the Staff Representative on the Central African Republic January 12, 2021 »

Source: Central African Republic : First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2021/028

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568157

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Expenditure, Arrears, ISCR, CR, asset declaration law, staff appraisal, staff statement

The Covid-19 pandemic had a substantial impact on C.A.R.'s economy but appears now somewhat contained. The number of positive cases and related deaths has been very limited over the last few months, even though mos...

Tonga: 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

New
Tonga: 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis

New
Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility — Informational Annex

New
Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility — Informational Annex »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Determinants of Pre-Pandemic Demand for the IMF's Concessional Financing

New
Determinants of Pre-Pandemic Demand for the IMF's Concessional Financing »

Source: Determinants of Pre-Pandemic Demand for the IMF's Concessional Financing

Volume/Issue: 2021/015

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Timothy Hills , Huy Nguyen , and Randa Sab

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567778

Keywords: Concessional external borrowing, External debt, Factor models, Real effective exchange rates, Current account balance, Concessional financing, dynamic factor model, probit regression., WP, financing arrangement

This study focuses on identifying the main factors that influenced country-specific and aggregate demand for IMF concessional financing between 1986 and 2018 and makes within-period and out-of-period forecasts. We...

External Financing Risks: How Important is the Composition of the International Investment Position?

New
External Financing Risks: How Important is the Composition of the International Investment Position? »

Source: External Financing Risks: How Important is the Composition of the International Investment Position?

Volume/Issue: 2021/020

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luis Cubeddu , Swarnali Hannan , and Pau Rabanal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513568102

Keywords: External debt, Sudden stops, Foreign currency debt, Financial crises, International reserves, international investment positions, current account, foreign reserves, sudden stops with large output loss, external crises.

Building on the vast literature, this paper focuses on the role of the structure of the international investment position (IIP) in affecting countries' external vulnerabilities. Using a sample of 73 advanced and em...

Fiscal Dominance in Sub-Saharan Africa Revisited

New
Fiscal Dominance in Sub-Saharan Africa Revisited »

Source: Fiscal Dominance in Sub-Saharan Africa Revisited

Volume/Issue: 2021/017

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Hooley , Lam Nguyen , Mika Saito , and Shirin Nikaein Towfighian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567747

Keywords: Bank credit, Legal support in revenue administration, Government debt management, Government debt planning, Loans, Inflation, monetary policy, central bank, fiscal policy, fiscal dominance

This paper explores the causes and consequences of fiscal dominance over monetary policy in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Fiscal dominance has always been a pressing problem as it can contribute to inflation and macroe...

Determinants of Pre-Pandemic Demand for the IMF's Concessional Financing

New
Determinants of Pre-Pandemic Demand for the IMF's Concessional Financing »

Volume/Issue: 2021/015

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Timothy Hills , Huy Nguyen , and Randa Sab

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567778.001

ISBN: 9781513567778

Keywords: Concessional external borrowing, External debt, Factor models, Real effective exchange rates, Current account balance, Concessional financing, dynamic factor model, probit regression., WP, financing arrangement

This study focuses on identifying the main factors that influenced country-specific and aggregate demand for IMF concessional financing between 1986 and 2018 and makes within-period and out-of-period forecasts. We...

External Financing Risks: How Important is the Composition of the International Investment Position?

New
External Financing Risks: How Important is the Composition of the International Investment Position? »

Volume/Issue: 2021/020

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luis Cubeddu , Swarnali Hannan , and Pau Rabanal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568102.001

ISBN: 9781513568102

Keywords: External debt, Sudden stops, Foreign currency debt, Financial crises, International reserves, international investment positions, current account, foreign reserves, sudden stops with large output loss, external crises.

Building on the vast literature, this paper focuses on the role of the structure of the international investment position (IIP) in affecting countries' external vulnerabilities. Using a sample of 73 advanced and em...

Fiscal Dominance in Sub-Saharan Africa Revisited

New
Fiscal Dominance in Sub-Saharan Africa Revisited »

Volume/Issue: 2021/017

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Hooley , Lam Nguyen , Mika Saito , and Shirin Nikaein Towfighian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567747.001

ISBN: 9781513567747

Keywords: Bank credit, Legal support in revenue administration, Government debt management, Government debt planning, Loans, Inflation, monetary policy, central bank, fiscal policy, fiscal dominance

This paper explores the causes and consequences of fiscal dominance over monetary policy in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Fiscal dominance has always been a pressing problem as it can contribute to inflation and macroe...

The Bahamas: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Bahamas

New
The Bahamas: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Bahamas »

Source: The Bahamas : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Bahamas

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

The Bahamas: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

New
The Bahamas: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: The Bahamas : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Bahamas

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

The Gambia: First Review Under The Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, And Request For Augmentation Of Access And A Waiver Of Nonobservance Of A Performance Criterion— Debt Sustainability Analysis

New
The Gambia: First Review Under The Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, And Request For Augmentation Of Access And A Waiver Of Nonobservance Of A Performance Criterion— Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: The Gambia : First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia

Volume/Issue: 2021/025

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567983

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, COVID-19 , External debt, Budget planning and preparation, ISCR, CR, monetary policy stance, authorities well, Executive Board discussion

The IMF Executive Board approved, on March 23, 2020, a 39-month Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement in the amount of SDR 35 million (56.3 percent of quota) for The Gambia. The Gambia benefited from a Rapid C...

The Gambia: First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion— Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Gambia

New
The Gambia: First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion— Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Gambia »

Source: The Gambia : First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia

Volume/Issue: 2021/025

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567983

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, COVID-19 , External debt, Budget planning and preparation, ISCR, CR, monetary policy stance, authorities well, Executive Board discussion

The IMF Executive Board approved, on March 23, 2020, a 39-month Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement in the amount of SDR 35 million (56.3 percent of quota) for The Gambia. The Gambia benefited from a Rapid C...

IMF Executive Board Approves a SDR 258.4 Million Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument to Myanmar to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

New
IMF Executive Board Approves a SDR 258.4 Million Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument to Myanmar to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Myanmar : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar

Volume/Issue: 2021/023

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567587

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility, Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Monetary base, Currencies, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency financing, IMF emergency assistance

With the economy already slowing due to the COVID-19 pandemic in FY2019/20, a more intense second wave has hit Myanmar hard, inflicting large economic and social costs and straining the frail healthcare system. The...

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for The Gambia, and Approves US$28.8 Million Disbursement

New
IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for The Gambia, and Approves US$28.8 Million Disbursement »

Source: The Gambia : First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia

Volume/Issue: 2021/025

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567983

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, COVID-19 , External debt, Budget planning and preparation, ISCR, CR, monetary policy stance, authorities well, Executive Board discussion

The IMF Executive Board approved, on March 23, 2020, a 39-month Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement in the amount of SDR 35 million (56.3 percent of quota) for The Gambia. The Gambia benefited from a Rapid C...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with The Bahamas

New
IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with The Bahamas »

Source: The Bahamas : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Bahamas

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

Myanmar
			: Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar

New
Myanmar : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar »

Volume/Issue: 2021/023

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567587.002

ISBN: 9781513567587

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility, Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Monetary base, Currencies, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency financing, IMF emergency assistance

With the economy already slowing due to the COVID-19 pandemic in FY2019/20, a more intense second wave has hit Myanmar hard, inflicting large economic and social costs and straining the frail healthcare system. The...

The Bahamas
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Bahamas

New
The Bahamas : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Bahamas »

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567839.002

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

The Gambia
			: First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia

New
The Gambia : First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia »

Volume/Issue: 2021/025

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567983.002

ISBN: 9781513567983

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, COVID-19 , External debt, Budget planning and preparation, ISCR, CR, monetary policy stance, authorities well, Executive Board discussion

The IMF Executive Board approved, on March 23, 2020, a 39-month Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement in the amount of SDR 35 million (56.3 percent of quota) for The Gambia. The Gambia benefited from a Rapid C...

Myanmar: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Debt Sustainability Analysis1

New
Myanmar: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Debt Sustainability Analysis1 »

Source: Myanmar : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar

Volume/Issue: 2021/023

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567587

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility, Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Monetary base, Currencies, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency financing, IMF emergency assistance

With the economy already slowing due to the COVID-19 pandemic in FY2019/20, a more intense second wave has hit Myanmar hard, inflicting large economic and social costs and straining the frail healthcare system. The...

Myanmar: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar

New
Myanmar: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar »

Source: Myanmar : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar

Volume/Issue: 2021/023

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567587

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility, Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Monetary base, Currencies, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency financing, IMF emergency assistance

With the economy already slowing due to the COVID-19 pandemic in FY2019/20, a more intense second wave has hit Myanmar hard, inflicting large economic and social costs and straining the frail healthcare system. The...

Statement by Alisara Mahasandana, Executive Director for Myanmar; and Min Han Soe, Advisor to Executive Director January 12, 2021

New
Statement by Alisara Mahasandana, Executive Director for Myanmar; and Min Han Soe, Advisor to Executive Director January 12, 2021 »

Source: Myanmar : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Myanmar

Volume/Issue: 2021/023

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567587

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility, Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Monetary base, Currencies, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency financing, IMF emergency assistance

With the economy already slowing due to the COVID-19 pandemic in FY2019/20, a more intense second wave has hit Myanmar hard, inflicting large economic and social costs and straining the frail healthcare system. The...

Statement by Louise Levonian, Executive Director for The Bahamas and Latoya Smith, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director January 22, 2021

New
Statement by Louise Levonian, Executive Director for The Bahamas and Latoya Smith, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director January 22, 2021 »

Source: The Bahamas : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Bahamas

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

Statement by Ms. Ita Mary Mannathoko and Mr. Tamsir Cham on The Gambia January 15, 2021

New
Statement by Ms. Ita Mary Mannathoko and Mr. Tamsir Cham on The Gambia January 15, 2021 »

Source: The Gambia : First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access and a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia

Volume/Issue: 2021/025

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567983

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, COVID-19 , External debt, Budget planning and preparation, ISCR, CR, monetary policy stance, authorities well, Executive Board discussion

The IMF Executive Board approved, on March 23, 2020, a 39-month Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement in the amount of SDR 35 million (56.3 percent of quota) for The Gambia. The Gambia benefited from a Rapid C...

Côte D’Ivoire: Septieme et Huitieme Revues de L’Accord au Titre de la Facilite Elargie de Credit et de L’Accord Elargi au Titre du Mecanisme Elargi de Credit, Demande de Derogations Pour Inobservation de Criteres de Realisation et Proposition de Suivi Postprogramme — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette

New
Côte D’Ivoire: Septieme et Huitieme Revues de L’Accord au Titre de la Facilite Elargie de Credit et de L’Accord Elargi au Titre du Mecanisme Elargi de Credit, Demande de Derogations Pour Inobservation de Criteres de Realisation et Proposition de Suivi Postprogramme — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette »

Source: Cote d'Ivoire : Seventh and Eighth Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Côte d'Ivoire

Volume/Issue: 2020/321

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567945

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Credit, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, EFF arrangement, revenue setback, summary debt service table

Prior to the COVID crisis, Côte d'Ivoire had established a strong track record of economic policies, although domestic revenue mobilization has disappointed. The authorities reacted swiftly to the pandemic, support...

Côte D’Ivoire: Septième et Huitième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit et de L’Accord Élargi au Titre du Mécanisme Élargi de Crédit, Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation de Critères de Réalisation et Proposition de Suivi Postprogramme

New
Côte D’Ivoire: Septième et Huitième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit et de L’Accord Élargi au Titre du Mécanisme Élargi de Crédit, Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation de Critères de Réalisation et Proposition de Suivi Postprogramme »

Source: Cote d'Ivoire : Seventh and Eighth Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Côte d'Ivoire

Volume/Issue: 2020/321

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567945

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Credit, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, EFF arrangement, revenue setback, summary debt service table

Prior to the COVID crisis, Côte d'Ivoire had established a strong track record of economic policies, although domestic revenue mobilization has disappointed. The authorities reacted swiftly to the pandemic, support...

Côte D’Ivoire: Septieme et Huitieme Revues de L’Accord au Titre de la Facilite Elargie de Credit et de L’Accord Elargi au Titre Du Mecanisme Elargi de Credit, Demande de Derogations Pour Non-Observation de Criteres de Realisation et Proposition de Suivi Postprogramme — Informations Supplémentaires

New
Côte D’Ivoire: Septieme et Huitieme Revues de L’Accord au Titre de la Facilite Elargie de Credit et de L’Accord Elargi au Titre Du Mecanisme Elargi de Credit, Demande de Derogations Pour Non-Observation de Criteres de Realisation et Proposition de Suivi Postprogramme — Informations Supplémentaires »

Source: Cote d'Ivoire : Seventh and Eighth Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Côte d'Ivoire

Volume/Issue: 2020/321

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567945

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Credit, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, EFF arrangement, revenue setback, summary debt service table

Prior to the COVID crisis, Côte d'Ivoire had established a strong track record of economic policies, although domestic revenue mobilization has disappointed. The authorities reacted swiftly to the pandemic, support...

Déclaration de M. Aivo Andrianarivelo, administrateur pour la Côte d’Ivoire, et de M. Marcellin Koffi Alle, conseiller principal de l’administrateur 9 décembre 2020

New
Déclaration de M. Aivo Andrianarivelo, administrateur pour la Côte d’Ivoire, et de M. Marcellin Koffi Alle, conseiller principal de l’administrateur 9 décembre 2020 »

Source: Cote d'Ivoire : Seventh and Eighth Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Côte d'Ivoire

Volume/Issue: 2020/321

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567945

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Credit, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, EFF arrangement, revenue setback, summary debt service table

Prior to the COVID crisis, Côte d'Ivoire had established a strong track record of economic policies, although domestic revenue mobilization has disappointed. The authorities reacted swiftly to the pandemic, support...

Cote d'Ivoire
			: Seventh and Eighth Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Côte d'Ivoire

New
Cote d'Ivoire : Seventh and Eighth Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Côte d'Ivoire »

Volume/Issue: 2020/321

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2021

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567945.002

ISBN: 9781513567945

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Credit, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, EFF arrangement, revenue setback, summary debt service table

Prior to the COVID crisis, Côte d'Ivoire had established a strong track record of economic policies, although domestic revenue mobilization has disappointed. The authorities reacted swiftly to the pandemic, support...

Le Conseil d’administration du FMI achève les dernières revues des accords de la facilité élargie de crédit et du mécanisme élargi de crédit en faveur de la Côte d’lvoire

New
Le Conseil d’administration du FMI achève les dernières revues des accords de la facilité élargie de crédit et du mécanisme élargi de crédit en faveur de la Côte d’lvoire »

Source: Cote d'Ivoire : Seventh and Eighth Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Proposal for Post-Program Monitoring-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Côte d'Ivoire

Volume/Issue: 2020/321

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567945

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Credit, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, EFF arrangement, revenue setback, summary debt service table

Prior to the COVID crisis, Côte d'Ivoire had established a strong track record of economic policies, although domestic revenue mobilization has disappointed. The authorities reacted swiftly to the pandemic, support...

Senegal
			: Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567693.002

ISBN: 9781513567693

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

Mali
			: Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567662.002

ISBN: 9781513567662

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Le Conseil d’Administration du FMI Achève la Deuxième Revue du Programme du Sénégal Appuyé par l’Instrument de Coordination de la Politique Économique

Le Conseil d’Administration du FMI Achève la Deuxième Revue du Programme du Sénégal Appuyé par l’Instrument de Coordination de la Politique Économique »

Source: Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567693

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

Le conseil d’administration du FMI prolonge de six mois supplémentaires I’allégement immédiat du service de la dette du Mali

Le conseil d’administration du FMI prolonge de six mois supplémentaires I’allégement immédiat du service de la dette du Mali »

Source: Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567662

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Mali: Demande de la Deuxième Tranche de L’Allègement du Service de la Dette au Titre du Fonds Fiduciaire D’Assistance et de Riposte Aux Catastrophes—Communiqué de Presse et Rapport des Services du FMI

Mali: Demande de la Deuxième Tranche de L’Allègement du Service de la Dette au Titre du Fonds Fiduciaire D’Assistance et de Riposte Aux Catastrophes—Communiqué de Presse et Rapport des Services du FMI »

Source: Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567662

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Senegal: Deuxième Revue du Programme Appuyé par L’Instrument de Coordination de la Politique Économique et Demande de Modification D’Objectifs Quantitatifs — Mise à Jour de L’Analyse de la Viabilité de la Dettel

Senegal: Deuxième Revue du Programme Appuyé par L’Instrument de Coordination de la Politique Économique et Demande de Modification D’Objectifs Quantitatifs — Mise à Jour de L’Analyse de la Viabilité de la Dettel »

Source: Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567693

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

Senegal: Seconde Revue du Programme Appuyé par L’Instrument de Coordination de la Politique Économique et Demande de Modification D’Objectifs Quantitatifs— Communique de Presse et Rapport des Services du FMI

Senegal: Seconde Revue du Programme Appuyé par L’Instrument de Coordination de la Politique Économique et Demande de Modification D’Objectifs Quantitatifs— Communique de Presse et Rapport des Services du FMI »

Source: Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567693

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

Central African Economic and Monetary Community: Staff Report on the Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director the Central African Economic and Monetary Community

Central African Economic and Monetary Community: Staff Report on the Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director the Central African Economic and Monetary Community »

Source: Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) : Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community

Volume/Issue: 2021/021

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567136

Keywords: COVID-19 , Fiscal stance, Oil prices, Credit, Public debt, ISCR, CR, CEMAC authorities, CEMAC government, BEAC's monetary policy stance

The economic shock associated with the COVID-19 pandemic is set to have long-lasting effects on the economic outlook for CEMAC. The pandemic itself seems to be now broadly under control in the region, and the polic...

Central African Economic and Monetary Community: Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs—Informational Annex

Central African Economic and Monetary Community: Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs—Informational Annex »

Source: Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) : Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community

Volume/Issue: 2021/021

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567136

Keywords: COVID-19 , Fiscal stance, Oil prices, Credit, Public debt, ISCR, CR, CEMAC authorities, CEMAC government, BEAC's monetary policy stance

The economic shock associated with the COVID-19 pandemic is set to have long-lasting effects on the economic outlook for CEMAC. The pandemic itself seems to be now broadly under control in the region, and the polic...

Déclaration de M. Andrianarivelo, M. Sylla, Mme Boukpessi et M. Carvalho da Silveira sur la Guinée Réunion du conseil d’administration 9 décembre 2020

Déclaration de M. Andrianarivelo, M. Sylla, Mme Boukpessi et M. Carvalho da Silveira sur la Guinée Réunion du conseil d’administration 9 décembre 2020 »

Source: Guinea : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2020/316

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567174

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Debt relief, Expenditure, ISCR, CR, Guinean authorities, asset declaration form, asset declaration regime

Real growth is expected to reach 5.2 percent in 2020 as the severe impact of the pandemic in the country was partially mitigated by a resilient mining sector. Presidential elections were held on October 18, giving...

Guinée: Cinquième et Sixième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit, Examen des Assurances de Financement et Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation de Critères de Réalisation — Communiqué de Presse, Rapport des Services du FMI, Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette, Supplément des Services du FMI Et Déclaration de L’administrateur Pour la Guinée

Guinée: Cinquième et Sixième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit, Examen des Assurances de Financement et Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation de Critères de Réalisation — Communiqué de Presse, Rapport des Services du FMI, Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette, Supplément des Services du FMI Et Déclaration de L’administrateur Pour la Guinée »

Source: Guinea : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2020/316

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567174

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Debt relief, Expenditure, ISCR, CR, Guinean authorities, asset declaration form, asset declaration regime

Real growth is expected to reach 5.2 percent in 2020 as the severe impact of the pandemic in the country was partially mitigated by a resilient mining sector. Presidential elections were held on October 18, giving...

Guinée: Cinquième et Sixième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit, Revue des Assurances de Financement et Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation de Critères de Réalisation — Informations Supplémentaires, Proposition de Décision Révisée et Lettre D’information Supplémentaire

Guinée: Cinquième et Sixième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit, Revue des Assurances de Financement et Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation de Critères de Réalisation — Informations Supplémentaires, Proposition de Décision Révisée et Lettre D’information Supplémentaire »

Source: Guinea : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2020/316

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567174

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Debt relief, Expenditure, ISCR, CR, Guinean authorities, asset declaration form, asset declaration regime

Real growth is expected to reach 5.2 percent in 2020 as the severe impact of the pandemic in the country was partially mitigated by a resilient mining sector. Presidential elections were held on October 18, giving...

Guinée: Cinquième et Sixième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit, Revue des Assurances de Financement et Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation des Critères de Réalisation — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette

Guinée: Cinquième et Sixième Revues de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit, Revue des Assurances de Financement et Demande de Dérogations Pour Non-observation des Critères de Réalisation — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette »

Source: Guinea : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2020/316

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567174

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Debt relief, Expenditure, ISCR, CR, Guinean authorities, asset declaration form, asset declaration regime

Real growth is expected to reach 5.2 percent in 2020 as the severe impact of the pandemic in the country was partially mitigated by a resilient mining sector. Presidential elections were held on October 18, giving...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Annual Discussions on CEMAC Common Policies, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs

IMF Executive Board Concludes Annual Discussions on CEMAC Common Policies, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs »

Source: Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) : Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community

Volume/Issue: 2021/021

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567136

Keywords: COVID-19 , Fiscal stance, Oil prices, Credit, Public debt, ISCR, CR, CEMAC authorities, CEMAC government, BEAC's monetary policy stance

The economic shock associated with the COVID-19 pandemic is set to have long-lasting effects on the economic outlook for CEMAC. The pandemic itself seems to be now broadly under control in the region, and the polic...

Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC)
			: Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community

Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) : Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community »

Volume/Issue: 2021/021

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567136.002

ISBN: 9781513567136

Keywords: COVID-19 , Fiscal stance, Oil prices, Credit, Public debt, ISCR, CR, CEMAC authorities, CEMAC government, BEAC's monetary policy stance

The economic shock associated with the COVID-19 pandemic is set to have long-lasting effects on the economic outlook for CEMAC. The pandemic itself seems to be now broadly under control in the region, and the polic...

Guinea
			: Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea

Guinea : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea »

Volume/Issue: 2020/316

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567174.002

ISBN: 9781513567174

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Debt relief, Expenditure, ISCR, CR, Guinean authorities, asset declaration form, asset declaration regime

Real growth is expected to reach 5.2 percent in 2020 as the severe impact of the pandemic in the country was partially mitigated by a resilient mining sector. Presidential elections were held on October 18, giving...

Le conseil d’administration du FMI achève les cinquième et sixième revues de l’accord au titre de la facilité élargie de crédit et approuve un décaissement de 49 millions de dollars en faveur de la Guinée

Le conseil d’administration du FMI achève les cinquième et sixième revues de l’accord au titre de la facilité élargie de crédit et approuve un décaissement de 49 millions de dollars en faveur de la Guinée »

Source: Guinea : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2020/316

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567174

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Revenue administration, Debt relief, Expenditure, ISCR, CR, Guinean authorities, asset declaration form, asset declaration regime

Real growth is expected to reach 5.2 percent in 2020 as the severe impact of the pandemic in the country was partially mitigated by a resilient mining sector. Presidential elections were held on October 18, giving...

Statement by Mr. Aivo Andrianarivelo, Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC), Mr. Regis N’Sonde, Alternative Executive Director, and Mr. Thierry Nguema-Affane, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director January 12, 2021

Statement by Mr. Aivo Andrianarivelo, Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC), Mr. Regis N’Sonde, Alternative Executive Director, and Mr. Thierry Nguema-Affane, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director January 12, 2021 »

Source: Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) : Staff Report on the Common Policies of Member Countries, and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community

Volume/Issue: 2021/021

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567136

Keywords: COVID-19 , Fiscal stance, Oil prices, Credit, Public debt, ISCR, CR, CEMAC authorities, CEMAC government, BEAC's monetary policy stance

The economic shock associated with the COVID-19 pandemic is set to have long-lasting effects on the economic outlook for CEMAC. The pandemic itself seems to be now broadly under control in the region, and the polic...

Cabo Verde

Cabo Verde »

Source: Cabo Verde : Request for an Extension of the Program Under the Policy Coordination Instrument

Volume/Issue: 2021/019

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567068

Keywords: COVID-19 , Fiscal reporting, External debt, Revenue administration, Public debt, ISCR, CR, monetary policy transmission mechanism, Cabo Verde's Policy Coordination Instrument, reform targets

Cabo Verde's Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI) is due to expire on January 15, 2021. In the attached letter, the authorities request its extension through March 31, 2021. Cabo Verde's 18-month PCI was approved b...

Cabo Verde
			: Request for an Extension of the Program Under the Policy Coordination Instrument

Cabo Verde : Request for an Extension of the Program Under the Policy Coordination Instrument »

Volume/Issue: 2021/019

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567068.002

ISBN: 9781513567068

Keywords: COVID-19 , Fiscal reporting, External debt, Revenue administration, Public debt, ISCR, CR, monetary policy transmission mechanism, Cabo Verde's Policy Coordination Instrument, reform targets

Cabo Verde's Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI) is due to expire on January 15, 2021. In the attached letter, the authorities request its extension through March 31, 2021. Cabo Verde's 18-month PCI was approved b...

Angola: Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Modifications of Performance Criteria and Waivers for Performance Criteria Applicability and Nonobservance—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Angola: Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Modifications of Performance Criteria and Waivers for Performance Criteria Applicability and Nonobservance—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola »

Source: Angola : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Modifications of Performance Criteria and Waivers for Performance Criteria Applicability and Nonobservance-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 2021/017

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566979

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Oil prices, Exchange rates, Debt service, ISCR, CR, national bank of Angola, revenue gain, expenditure restraint

While improving, the economic outlook remains highly challenging, given the slow and uncertain recovery from the COVID-related shocks. Heavily dependent on oil, the Angolan economy has suffered from weakness in tha...

Benin: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Benin: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Benin : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Volume/Issue: 2021/014

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566856

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Revenue administration, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency support, IMF lending tracker, emergency financing request

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected Benin. The authorities' early and decisive action has helped stave off the spread of the virus, and a sizeable fiscal response has kept a recession at bay. Nevertheless,...

Benin: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; and Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Benin: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; and Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin »

Source: Benin : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Volume/Issue: 2021/014

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566856

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Revenue administration, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency support, IMF lending tracker, emergency financing request

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected Benin. The authorities' early and decisive action has helped stave off the spread of the virus, and a sizeable fiscal response has kept a recession at bay. Nevertheless,...

France: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France

France: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France »

Source: France : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France

Volume/Issue: 2021/015

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566894

Keywords: Labor, Loans, Financial crises, Public debt, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, Banque de France, COVID infection, HCSF recommendation

France is among the countries most affected by the global pandemic, both in terms of health and economic impact. Output is expected to have declined by around 9 percent in 2020. The authorities put in place a large...

France: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

France: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: France : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France

Volume/Issue: 2021/015

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566894

Keywords: Labor, Loans, Financial crises, Public debt, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, Banque de France, COVID infection, HCSF recommendation

France is among the countries most affected by the global pandemic, both in terms of health and economic impact. Output is expected to have declined by around 9 percent in 2020. The authorities put in place a large...

France: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information

France: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information »

Source: France : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France

Volume/Issue: 2021/015

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566894

Keywords: Labor, Loans, Financial crises, Public debt, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, Banque de France, COVID infection, HCSF recommendation

France is among the countries most affected by the global pandemic, both in terms of health and economic impact. Output is expected to have declined by around 9 percent in 2020. The authorities put in place a large...

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$ 177.96 Million in Emergency Assistance for Benin to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$ 177.96 Million in Emergency Assistance for Benin to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Benin : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Volume/Issue: 2021/014

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566856

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Revenue administration, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency support, IMF lending tracker, emergency financing request

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected Benin. The authorities' early and decisive action has helped stave off the spread of the virus, and a sizeable fiscal response has kept a recession at bay. Nevertheless,...

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review of the Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Angola, and Approves US$ 487.5 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review of the Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Angola, and Approves US$ 487.5 Million Disbursement »

Source: Angola : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Modifications of Performance Criteria and Waivers for Performance Criteria Applicability and Nonobservance-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 2021/017

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566979

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Oil prices, Exchange rates, Debt service, ISCR, CR, national bank of Angola, revenue gain, expenditure restraint

While improving, the economic outlook remains highly challenging, given the slow and uncertain recovery from the COVID-related shocks. Heavily dependent on oil, the Angolan economy has suffered from weakness in tha...

IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument for Senegal

IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument for Senegal »

Source: Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567020

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with France

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with France »

Source: France : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France

Volume/Issue: 2021/015

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566894

Keywords: Labor, Loans, Financial crises, Public debt, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, Banque de France, COVID infection, HCSF recommendation

France is among the countries most affected by the global pandemic, both in terms of health and economic impact. Output is expected to have declined by around 9 percent in 2020. The authorities put in place a large...

Angola
			: Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Modifications of Performance Criteria and Waivers for Performance Criteria Applicability and Nonobservance-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Angola : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Modifications of Performance Criteria and Waivers for Performance Criteria Applicability and Nonobservance-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola »

Volume/Issue: 2021/017

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513566979.002

ISBN: 9781513566979

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Oil prices, Exchange rates, Debt service, ISCR, CR, national bank of Angola, revenue gain, expenditure restraint

While improving, the economic outlook remains highly challenging, given the slow and uncertain recovery from the COVID-related shocks. Heavily dependent on oil, the Angolan economy has suffered from weakness in tha...

Benin
			: Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Benin : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin »

Volume/Issue: 2021/014

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513566856.002

ISBN: 9781513566856

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , External debt, Revenue administration, Debt sustainability, ISCR, CR, IMF emergency support, IMF lending tracker, emergency financing request

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected Benin. The authorities' early and decisive action has helped stave off the spread of the virus, and a sizeable fiscal response has kept a recession at bay. Nevertheless,...

France
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France

France : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for France »

Volume/Issue: 2021/015

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513566894.002

ISBN: 9781513566894

Keywords: Labor, Loans, Financial crises, Public debt, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, Banque de France, COVID infection, HCSF recommendation

France is among the countries most affected by the global pandemic, both in terms of health and economic impact. Output is expected to have declined by around 9 percent in 2020. The authorities put in place a large...

Senegal
			: Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567020.002

ISBN: 9781513567020

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

Senegal: Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets—Debt Sustainability Analysis Update1

Senegal: Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets—Debt Sustainability Analysis Update1 »

Source: Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567020

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

Senegal: Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets—Press Release; and Staff Report

Senegal: Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Senegal : Second Review Under the Policy Coordination Instrument and Request for Modification of Quantitative Targets-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/018

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567020

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Budget planning and preparation, Debt sustainability analysis, Debt relief, ISCR, CR, monetary policy support, hydrocarbon GDP, budget execution transparency

Although the pandemic has remained fairly contained in Senegal, its economic impact has been severe. Strong fiscal and monetary policy support has helped bolster the health system and cushion the economic shock, wi...

Statement by Ita Mary Mannathoko, Executive Director for Angola and Jorge Essuvi, Advisor to Executive Director January 11, 2021

Statement by Ita Mary Mannathoko, Executive Director for Angola and Jorge Essuvi, Advisor to Executive Director January 11, 2021 »

Source: Angola : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Modifications of Performance Criteria and Waivers for Performance Criteria Applicability and Nonobservance-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 2021/017

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566979

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, Oil prices, Exchange rates, Debt service, ISCR, CR, national bank of Angola, revenue gain, expenditure restraint

While improving, the economic outlook remains highly challenging, given the slow and uncertain recovery from the COVID-related shocks. Heavily dependent on oil, the Angolan economy has suffered from weakness in tha...