Gabon : Second Review of the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Waivers of Applicability, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Gabon »
Series: IMF Staff Country Reports
Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 12 September 2018
Keywords: Extended Fund Facility, Fiscal sustainability, Fiscal reforms, Payments arrears, Social safety nets, Banking sector, Private sector, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria waivers, Economic indicators
While external buffers are being rebuilt, the CEMAC's recovery remains fragile. In Gabon, macroeconomic conditions are slowly improving. Activity is stabilizing, with 2017 growth revised to 0.5 percent-a slowdown b...