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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2019/43

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484397916

Keywords: Palau, Asia and Pacific

These Article IV Consultation discussions with the Republic of Palau focused on ensuring long-term fiscal sustainability, making potential growth more resilient and sustainable, preserving financial stability, and...

Republic of Palau
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau »

Volume/Issue: 2019/43

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484397916.002

ISBN: 9781484397916

Keywords: Palau, Asia and Pacific

These Article IV Consultation discussions with the Republic of Palau focused on ensuring long-term fiscal sustainability, making potential growth more resilient and sustainable, preserving financial stability, and...

Republic of Palau: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2019/43

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484397916

Keywords: Palau, Asia and Pacific

These Article IV Consultation discussions with the Republic of Palau focused on ensuring long-term fiscal sustainability, making potential growth more resilient and sustainable, preserving financial stability, and...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2019/43

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484397916

Keywords: Palau, Asia and Pacific

These Article IV Consultation discussions with the Republic of Palau focused on ensuring long-term fiscal sustainability, making potential growth more resilient and sustainable, preserving financial stability, and...

Statement by Mr. Ray, Executive Director, and Mr. Amor, Advisor to the Executive Director on Republic of Palau February 1, 2019

Statement by Mr. Ray, Executive Director, and Mr. Amor, Advisor to the Executive Director on Republic of Palau February 1, 2019 »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2019/43

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484397916

Keywords: Palau, Asia and Pacific

These Article IV Consultation discussions with the Republic of Palau focused on ensuring long-term fiscal sustainability, making potential growth more resilient and sustainable, preserving financial stability, and...

Definitions

Definitions »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

In this Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific, the following groupings are employed: “ASEAN” refers to Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao P.D.R., Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, S...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The economic outlook for Asia and the Pacific remains strong, and the region continues to be the most dynamic of the global economy. Near-term prospects have improved since the Regional Economic Outlook Upda...

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The world economy continues to perform well, with strong growth and trade, rising but still muted inflation, and accommodative financial conditions, notwithstanding some increased financial mark...

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last?

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Introduction and Main Findings Global growth in 2017 was the highest since 2011 and is expected to strengthen further in 2018–19, supported by broad-based momentum across countries a...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific
			: Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339886.086

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific »

Source: Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific

Volume/Issue: 2017/90

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jihad Alwazir , Fazurin Jamaludin , Dongyeol Lee , Niamh Sheridan , and Patrizia Tumbarello

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475593471

Keywords: Marshall Islands, Fiji, Asia and Pacific, Pacific Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Small states, Solomon Islands, Tax evasion

Access to financial services in the small states of the Pacific is being eroded. Weaknesses in Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism compliance in the context of high levels of remittances...

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific »

Volume/Issue: 2017/90

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jihad Alwazir , Fazurin Jamaludin , Dongyeol Lee , Niamh Sheridan , and Patrizia Tumbarello

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475593471.001

ISBN: 9781475593471

Keywords: Marshall Islands, Fiji, Asia and Pacific, Pacific Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Small states, Solomon Islands, Tax evasion

Access to financial services in the small states of the Pacific is being eroded. Weaknesses in Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism compliance in the context of high levels of remittances...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2016/328

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475545937

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Tourism, Fiscal policy, Infrastructure, Climatic changes, Banks, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economy has performed well in recent years. The economy grew strongly in FY2015 (ending September 30, 2015) at 9.4 percent, with tourist arrivals and constr...

Republic of Palau
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau »

Volume/Issue: 2016/328

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475545937.002

ISBN: 9781475545937

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Tourism, Fiscal policy, Infrastructure, Climatic changes, Banks, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economy has performed well in recent years. The economy grew strongly in FY2015 (ending September 30, 2015) at 9.4 percent, with tourist arrivals and constr...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2016/328

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475545937

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Tourism, Fiscal policy, Infrastructure, Climatic changes, Banks, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economy has performed well in recent years. The economy grew strongly in FY2015 (ending September 30, 2015) at 9.4 percent, with tourist arrivals and constr...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2016/328

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475545937

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Tourism, Fiscal policy, Infrastructure, Climatic changes, Banks, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economy has performed well in recent years. The economy grew strongly in FY2015 (ending September 30, 2015) at 9.4 percent, with tourist arrivals and constr...

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director of Palau, and Ronald Cafrine, Advisor to the Executive Director of Palau, September 9, 2016

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director of Palau, and Ronald Cafrine, Advisor to the Executive Director of Palau, September 9, 2016 »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2016/328

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475545937

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Tourism, Fiscal policy, Infrastructure, Climatic changes, Banks, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economy has performed well in recent years. The economy grew strongly in FY2015 (ending September 30, 2015) at 9.4 percent, with tourist arrivals and constr...

Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014 »

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498309073.029

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

This issue of the Asia & Pacific Small States Monitor focuses on the challenges facing Asia and Pacific small states associated with natural disasters and climate change. Most tourism-oriented economies experienced...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

This issue of the Asia & Pacific Small States Monitor focuses on the challenges facing Asia and Pacific small states associated with natural disasters and climate change. Most tourism-oriented economies experienced...

Asia-Pacific Small States: Developments and Outlook

Asia-Pacific Small States: Developments and Outlook »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

Growth Developments Recent economic performance in the APD small states was uneven in the first few months of 2014 (Figure 1). Figure 1...

Country Notes

Country Notes »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

Bhutan Context: Bhutan is a small, until recently fast-growing, lower middle-income country with deep economic ties to India and a peg to the Indian rupee. Growth in...

Perspective from the Field: Monetary Policy Challenges in Tonga1

Perspective from the Field: Monetary Policy Challenges in Tonga1 »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

By Adam Gorajek, Head of the Economics Department at the National Reserve Bank of Tonga (NRBT) during May 2012-May 2014. This article is based on research conducted in the NRBT....

Photos from Recent IMF Missions and Small State Events

Photos from Recent IMF Missions and Small State Events »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

IMF Solomon Islands mission team with Denton Rarawa, Governor of the Central Bank of Solomon Islands and Vicki Plater, IMF Alternate Executive Director...

Special Topic

Special Topic »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

Fiscal Multipliers in the Asia-Pacific Small States 1 Owing to their small population size, geographical dispersion, an...

Staff Guidance Note on Small States: The Fund’s Engagement with Small Developing States—Staff Guidance Note1

Staff Guidance Note on Small States: The Fund’s Engagement with Small Developing States—Staff Guidance Note1 »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

The unique economic characteristics and constraints facing small developing states were presented in a March 2013 Fund Board paper Macroeconomic Issues in Small States and Implications for Fu...

Upcoming and Recent Events

Upcoming and Recent Events »

Source: Asia and Pacific Small States Monitor, August 2014

Series: Other Periodicals

Author(s): Shari Boyce , Sergei Dodzin , Ezequiel Cabezon , Fazurin Jamaludin , Yiqun Wu , and Rosanne Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498309073

Keywords: natural disasters, disasters, monetary policy, fiscal multipliers, government spending

ISLAND VOICES GLOBAL CHOICES UN Conference on Small Island Developing States Apia Samoa 1-4 September | 2014 ∽ IMF Feature Event ∽...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484370230

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, tax reform, current account, public finance

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that after two years of strong expansion, growth is estimated at about zero percent in the fiscal year 2013 (FY2013, ending in September) in the Republic of Palau owing...

Republic of Palau
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484370230.002

ISBN: 9781484370230

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, tax reform, current account, public finance

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that after two years of strong expansion, growth is estimated at about zero percent in the fiscal year 2013 (FY2013, ending in September) in the Republic of Palau owing...

Republic of Palau
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Palau : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2014/111

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484370964.002

ISBN: 9781484370964

Keywords: long-term fiscal sustainability, budget constraint, fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment

This Selected Issues paper describes Palau's fiscal challenges and policy options to achieve long-term fiscal sustainability. Palau relies heavily on compact grants, and without continued fiscal consolidation over...

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Palau : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/111

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484370964

Keywords: long-term fiscal sustainability, budget constraint, fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment

This Selected Issues paper describes Palau's fiscal challenges and policy options to achieve long-term fiscal sustainability. Palau relies heavily on compact grants, and without continued fiscal consolidation over...

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Palau : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/111

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484370964

Keywords: long-term fiscal sustainability, budget constraint, fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment

This Selected Issues paper describes Palau's fiscal challenges and policy options to achieve long-term fiscal sustainability. Palau relies heavily on compact grants, and without continued fiscal consolidation over...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484370230

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, tax reform, current account, public finance

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that after two years of strong expansion, growth is estimated at about zero percent in the fiscal year 2013 (FY2013, ending in September) in the Republic of Palau owing...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484370230

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, tax reform, current account, public finance

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that after two years of strong expansion, growth is estimated at about zero percent in the fiscal year 2013 (FY2013, ending in September) in the Republic of Palau owing...

Statement by Jong-Won Yoon, Executive Director for the Republic of Palau, and TJ Oscar I. Remengesau III, Advisor to the Executive Director, April 23, 2014

Statement by Jong-Won Yoon, Executive Director for the Republic of Palau, and TJ Oscar I. Remengesau III, Advisor to the Executive Director, April 23, 2014 »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484370230

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, tax reform, current account, public finance

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that after two years of strong expansion, growth is estimated at about zero percent in the fiscal year 2013 (FY2013, ending in September) in the Republic of Palau owing...

Are the Asia and Pacific Small States Different from Other Small States?

Are the Asia and Pacific Small States Different from Other Small States? »

Source: Are the Asia and Pacific Small States Different from Other Small States?

Volume/Issue: 2013/123

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Patrizia Tumbarello , Ezequiel Cabezon , and Yiqun Wu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484339190

Keywords: micro states, Pacific islands, growth, volatility, terms of trade, trade openness, current account balance, external shocks, trade deficits, Open Economy Macroeconomics

The small states of the Asia and Pacific region face unique challenges in raising their growth potential and living standards relative to other small states due to their small populations, geographical isolation an...

Are the Asia and Pacific Small States Different from Other Small States?

Are the Asia and Pacific Small States Different from Other Small States? »

Volume/Issue: 2013/123

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Patrizia Tumbarello , Ezequiel Cabezon , and Yiqun Wu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339190.001

ISBN: 9781484339190

Keywords: micro states, Pacific islands, growth, volatility, terms of trade, trade openness, current account balance, external shocks, trade deficits, Open Economy Macroeconomics

The small states of the Asia and Pacific region face unique challenges in raising their growth potential and living standards relative to other small states due to their small populations, geographical isolation an...

Republic of Palau
			: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2012/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475502404.002

ISBN: 9781475502404

Keywords: tourist, tourist arrivals, fiscal consolidation, tourism sector

This 2012 Article IV Consultation reports that Palau's growth is expected to be favorable at 3 percent in FY2012 and to average 2 percent over the medium term. The outlook is clouded by an unsettled global environm...

Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2012/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2012

ISBN: 9781475502404

Keywords: tourist, tourist arrivals, fiscal consolidation, tourism sector

This 2012 Article IV Consultation reports that Palau's growth is expected to be favorable at 3 percent in FY2012 and to average 2 percent over the medium term. The outlook is clouded by an unsettled global environm...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2012/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2012

ISBN: 9781475502404

Keywords: tourist, tourist arrivals, fiscal consolidation, tourism sector

This 2012 Article IV Consultation reports that Palau's growth is expected to be favorable at 3 percent in FY2012 and to average 2 percent over the medium term. The outlook is clouded by an unsettled global environm...

Statement by Christopher Legg, Executive Director for the Republic of Palau, and Mack Kaminaga, Advisor to the Executive Director

Statement by Christopher Legg, Executive Director for the Republic of Palau, and Mack Kaminaga, Advisor to the Executive Director »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2012/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2012

ISBN: 9781475502404

Keywords: tourist, tourist arrivals, fiscal consolidation, tourism sector

This 2012 Article IV Consultation reports that Palau's growth is expected to be favorable at 3 percent in FY2012 and to average 2 percent over the medium term. The outlook is clouded by an unsettled global environm...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with Palau

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; a Public Information Notice; and a Statement by the Executive Director of the Republic of Palau on the Executive Board Discussion.

Volume/Issue: 2010/116

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2010

ISBN: 9781455207923

Keywords: budget, revenues, debt, article, domestic revenue

The key findings of the Republic of Palau's 2010 Article IV Consultation shows that the single most important issue in Palau remains fiscal policy, including its effect on medium-term growth, as fiscal consolidatio...

Republic of Palau
			: 2010 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; a Public Information Notice; and a Statement by the Executive Director of the Republic of Palau on the Executive Board Discussion.

Republic of Palau : 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; a Public Information Notice; and a Statement by the Executive Director of the Republic of Palau on the Executive Board Discussion. »

Volume/Issue: 2010/116

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455207923.002

ISBN: 9781455207923

Keywords: budget, revenues, debt, article, domestic revenue

The key findings of the Republic of Palau's 2010 Article IV Consultation shows that the single most important issue in Palau remains fiscal policy, including its effect on medium-term growth, as fiscal consolidatio...

Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; a Public Information Notice; and a Statement by the Executive Director of the Republic of Palau on the Executive Board Discussion.

Volume/Issue: 2010/116

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2010

ISBN: 9781455207923

Keywords: budget, revenues, debt, article, domestic revenue

The key findings of the Republic of Palau's 2010 Article IV Consultation shows that the single most important issue in Palau remains fiscal policy, including its effect on medium-term growth, as fiscal consolidatio...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2010 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2010 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; a Public Information Notice; and a Statement by the Executive Director of the Republic of Palau on the Executive Board Discussion.

Volume/Issue: 2010/116

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2010

ISBN: 9781455207923

Keywords: budget, revenues, debt, article, domestic revenue

The key findings of the Republic of Palau's 2010 Article IV Consultation shows that the single most important issue in Palau remains fiscal policy, including its effect on medium-term growth, as fiscal consolidatio...

Statement by Hi-Su Lee, Executive Director and Teea Tira, Advisor to the Executive Director

Statement by Hi-Su Lee, Executive Director and Teea Tira, Advisor to the Executive Director »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; a Public Information Notice; and a Statement by the Executive Director of the Republic of Palau on the Executive Board Discussion.

Volume/Issue: 2010/116

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2010

ISBN: 9781455207923

Keywords: budget, revenues, debt, article, domestic revenue

The key findings of the Republic of Palau's 2010 Article IV Consultation shows that the single most important issue in Palau remains fiscal policy, including its effect on medium-term growth, as fiscal consolidatio...

Palau
			: Detailed Assessment Report on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

Palau : Detailed Assessment Report on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism »

Volume/Issue: 2009/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831580.002

ISBN: 9781451831580

Keywords: money laundering, terrorism, terrorist, terrorist financing, law enforcement

Palau's detailed assessment report on Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) has been examined. Palau has strengthened its AML/CFT legislative framework that has been in place si...

Palau
			: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes:  FATF Recommendations for Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

Palau : Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes: FATF Recommendations for Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism »

Volume/Issue: 2009/8

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831573.002

ISBN: 9781451831573

Keywords: money laundering, terrorism, terrorist, due diligence

This report examines Palau's observance of Standards and Codes on the Financial Action Task Force's recommendations for antimoney laundering (AML) and combating the financing of terrorism (CFT). Palau has strengthe...

Palau

Palau »

Source: Palau : Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes: FATF Recommendations for Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

Volume/Issue: 2009/8

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2009

ISBN: 9781451831573

Keywords: money laundering, terrorism, terrorist, due diligence

This report examines Palau's observance of Standards and Codes on the Financial Action Task Force's recommendations for antimoney laundering (AML) and combating the financing of terrorism (CFT). Palau has strengthe...

Palau

Palau »

Source: Palau : Detailed Assessment Report on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

Volume/Issue: 2009/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2009

ISBN: 9781451831580

Keywords: money laundering, terrorism, terrorist, terrorist financing, law enforcement

Palau's detailed assessment report on Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) has been examined. Palau has strengthened its AML/CFT legislative framework that has been in place si...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2008 Article IV Consultation with Republic of Palau

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2008 Article IV Consultation with Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2008 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion for Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2008/161

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451831559

Keywords: budget, article, domestic revenue, deficit

Over the past two years, economic activity in Palau has been slowed. Executive Directors welcomed the authorities' disciplined policies, strong financial sector legislation, and prudent management of foreign grants...

Republic of Palau
			: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Republic of Palau : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Volume/Issue: 2008/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831566.002

ISBN: 9781451831566

Keywords: budget, budget constraint, public spending, interest rate, government budget constraint, government deposits, congressional committees, government revenue, level of public spending, net worth

The report discusses the needed fiscal adjustment under the no Compact renewal and Compact renewal scenarios, respectively. The report also discusses the IMF estimates and projections of the Republic of Palau's sel...

Republic of Palau
			: 2008 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion for Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau : 2008 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion for Republic of Palau »

Volume/Issue: 2008/161

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831559.002

ISBN: 9781451831559

Keywords: budget, article, domestic revenue, deficit

Over the past two years, economic activity in Palau has been slowed. Executive Directors welcomed the authorities' disciplined policies, strong financial sector legislation, and prudent management of foreign grants...

Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2008 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion for Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2008/161

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451831559

Keywords: budget, article, domestic revenue, deficit

Over the past two years, economic activity in Palau has been slowed. Executive Directors welcomed the authorities' disciplined policies, strong financial sector legislation, and prudent management of foreign grants...

Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2008/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451831566

Keywords: budget, budget constraint, public spending, interest rate, government budget constraint, government deposits, congressional committees, government revenue, level of public spending, net worth

The report discusses the needed fiscal adjustment under the no Compact renewal and Compact renewal scenarios, respectively. The report also discusses the IMF estimates and projections of the Republic of Palau's sel...

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Republic of Palau : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2008/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451831566

Keywords: budget, budget constraint, public spending, interest rate, government budget constraint, government deposits, congressional committees, government revenue, level of public spending, net worth

The report discusses the needed fiscal adjustment under the no Compact renewal and Compact renewal scenarios, respectively. The report also discusses the IMF estimates and projections of the Republic of Palau's sel...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2008 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2008 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Palau : 2008 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion for Republic of Palau

Volume/Issue: 2008/161

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451831559

Keywords: budget, article, domestic revenue, deficit

Over the past two years, economic activity in Palau has been slowed. Executive Directors welcomed the authorities' disciplined policies, strong financial sector legislation, and prudent management of foreign grants...

8 Fiji

8 Fiji »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Alain D’Hoore Fiji is the second largest among the Pacific island countries, with a population estimated at about 840,000. Its total land area of 18,000 square kilometers is d...

I Regional Issues

I Regional Issues »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

...

II Country Notes

II Country Notes »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

...

9 Kiribati

9 Kiribati »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Tarhan FeyzioĞlu The Republic of Kiribati consists of 33 islands straddling the equator. All the islands are coral atolls, with the exception of Banaba, which is of l...

10 Marshall Islands

10 Marshall Islands »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Hali Edison and Dan Nyberg The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) consists of a group of atolls and islands in the central Pacific with a total land area of 20,000 square...

11 Micronesia

11 Micronesia »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Charles Kramer The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) comprises about 600 islands, stretching 1,800 miles across the central Pacific. The total landmass of about 700,000 squ...

7 Options for Alternative Exchange RateArrangements

7 Options for Alternative Exchange RateArrangements »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Susan Creane, Jun Il Kim, and Laura Papi, with assistance from Agnes Isnawangsih 1 The question of what exchange rate regime best fits...

Overview of Regional Economic Performance and Prospects

Overview of Regional Economic Performance and Prospects »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne The island countries of the Pacific region face many challenges in developing their economies and raising living standard...

Pacific Island Economies

Pacific Island Economies »

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589065161.071

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

The Pacific island region has considerable potential for development, especially in the areas of tourism, fisheries, forestry, mining, and agriculture. However, these countries face many challenges to developing th...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

The Pacific island region has considerable potential for development, especially in the areas of tourism, fisheries, forestry, mining, and agriculture. However, these countries face many challenges to developing th...

12 Palau

12 Palau »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Wafa Fahmi Abdelati The Republic of Palau is an archipelago of more than 560 islands. It has a total land area of 460 square kilometers stretching along 700 kilometers of sea...

13 Papua New Guinea

13 Papua New Guinea »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Philippe Marciniak Papua New Guinea (PNG) is the largest (463,000 square kilometers) and most populated (5.5 million) of the Pacific island countries. The country’s land area...

3 Private Sector Development

3 Private Sector Development »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne and Jong Kyu Lee Private sector activity in the Pacific island countries is a small share of GDP and has increased only modestly in recent years. The privat...

2 Public Sector Activities

2 Public Sector Activities »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne and Edimon Ginting Large and pervasive public sectors characterize the Pacific island countries. Despite the fact that low levels of private sector activity...

5 Remittances and Migration

5 Remittances and Migration »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne Remittances to developing countries have grown steadily over the past three decades. In many countries, they now constitute the largest single source of for...

14 Samoa

14 Samoa »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Lamin Leigh Samoa consists of nine islands in the South Pacific, the two largest of which are Upolu, where the capital, Apia, is located, and Savai’i, which has a total land a...

15 Solomon Islands

15 Solomon Islands »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Edimon Ginting and Nathaniel Porter Solomon Islands is a collection of islands in the South Pacific, with the second largest land area among Pacific island countries, after Pa...

6 The Pacific Islands and the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union: A Comparative Review

6 The Pacific Islands and the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union: A Comparative Review »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Valeria Fichera Claims that similarities among small island developing countries call for the implementation of similar development strategies and underlying economic policies...

4 The Pacific Plan for Strengthening Regional Cooperation and Integration

4 The Pacific Plan for Strengthening Regional Cooperation and Integration »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne Pacific Forum Economic Ministers called for a Pacific Plan for Strengthening Regional Cooperation and Integration at their April 2004 meeting in Auckland, N...

16 Tonga

16 Tonga »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Raju Singh Tonga is a small agriculture-based economy in the South Pacific with a population of about 100,000 and per capita income of about US$1,600. It shares a number of co...

17 Vanuatu

17 Vanuatu »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Susan Creane Vanuatu is an archipelago of 80 islands in the South Pacific. Like similar economies in the region, Vanuatu’s economic growth was modest in the decade following i...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau »

Source: REPUBLIC OF PALAU Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2006/108

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451831535

Keywords: article, budget, domestic revenue, balance of payments, debt

This 2005 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economic growth has picked up in recent years while inflation has been low. After several years of slow growth, real GDP grew by 5 percent in FY2004 and FY2...

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2006/108

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831535.002

ISBN: 9781451831535

Keywords: article, budget, domestic revenue, balance of payments, debt

This 2005 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economic growth has picked up in recent years while inflation has been low. After several years of slow growth, real GDP grew by 5 percent in FY2004 and FY2...

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Volume/Issue: 2006/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831542.002

ISBN: 9781451831542

Keywords: regulation, regulations, foreign banks, legislation, financial institutions

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix describes Palau's financial sector, its recent performance, and developments in regulatory reform. The paper considers illustrative scenarios of possible outcomes...

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2006/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451831542

Keywords: regulation, regulations, foreign banks, legislation, financial institutions

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix describes Palau's financial sector, its recent performance, and developments in regulatory reform. The paper considers illustrative scenarios of possible outcomes...

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2006/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451831542

Keywords: regulation, regulations, foreign banks, legislation, financial institutions

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix describes Palau's financial sector, its recent performance, and developments in regulatory reform. The paper considers illustrative scenarios of possible outcomes...

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2006/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451831542

Keywords: regulation, regulations, foreign banks, legislation, financial institutions

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix describes Palau's financial sector, its recent performance, and developments in regulatory reform. The paper considers illustrative scenarios of possible outcomes...

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: REPUBLIC OF PALAU Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2006/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451831542

Keywords: regulation, regulations, foreign banks, legislation, financial institutions

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix describes Palau's financial sector, its recent performance, and developments in regulatory reform. The paper considers illustrative scenarios of possible outcomes...

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

REPUBLIC OF PALAU Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation »

Source: REPUBLIC OF PALAU Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2006/108

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451831535

Keywords: article, budget, domestic revenue, balance of payments, debt

This 2005 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economic growth has picked up in recent years while inflation has been low. After several years of slow growth, real GDP grew by 5 percent in FY2004 and FY2...

Statement Jong Nam Oh, Executive Director for Republic of Palau and Cyd Amador, Senior Advisor to Executive Director

Statement Jong Nam Oh, Executive Director for Republic of Palau and Cyd Amador, Senior Advisor to Executive Director »

Source: REPUBLIC OF PALAU Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2006/108

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451831535

Keywords: article, budget, domestic revenue, balance of payments, debt

This 2005 Article IV Consultation highlights that Palau's economic growth has picked up in recent years while inflation has been low. After several years of slow growth, real GDP grew by 5 percent in FY2004 and FY2...

Republic of Palau
			: Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector-Volume I:  Review of Financial Sector Regulation and Supervision

Republic of Palau : Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector-Volume I: Review of Financial Sector Regulation and Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2004/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 June 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831511.002

ISBN: 9781451831511

Keywords: banking, banking supervision, money laundering, prudential regulation, banking license

This paper presents key findings of the Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector for Palau. Palau's government has demonstrated a clear political commitment to antimoney laundering. In a...

Republic of Palau
			: Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector-Volume II:  Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standards and Codes

Republic of Palau : Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector-Volume II: Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standards and Codes »

Volume/Issue: 2004/170

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 June 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831528.002

ISBN: 9781451831528

Keywords: money laundering, terrorism, financial intermediaries, suspicious transactions, financing of terrorism

This paper reviews key findings of the Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standards and Codes in the Financial Sector of Palau. The assessment reveals that there is a relatively low level of compliance with the B...

Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector-Volume I: Review of Financial Sector Regulation and Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2004/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451831511

Keywords: banking, banking supervision, money laundering, prudential regulation, banking license

This paper presents key findings of the Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector for Palau. Palau's government has demonstrated a clear political commitment to antimoney laundering. In a...

Republic of Palau

Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector-Volume II: Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standards and Codes

Volume/Issue: 2004/170

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451831528

Keywords: money laundering, terrorism, financial intermediaries, suspicious transactions, financing of terrorism

This paper reviews key findings of the Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standards and Codes in the Financial Sector of Palau. The assessment reveals that there is a relatively low level of compliance with the B...

IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau

IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2004/85

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451831481

Keywords: debt, article, public sector, deficit, budget

The Republic of Palau is a small island economy, heavily dependent on tourism and external assistance. Economic growth has been modest in the last few years and inflation is low. The authorities launched a wide ran...

Republic of Palau
			: Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2004/85

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831481.002

ISBN: 9781451831481

Keywords: debt, article, public sector, deficit, budget

The Republic of Palau is a small island economy, heavily dependent on tourism and external assistance. Economic growth has been modest in the last few years and inflation is low. The authorities launched a wide ran...

Republic of Palau
			: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Republic of Palau : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Volume/Issue: 2004/86

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831504.002

ISBN: 9781451831504

Keywords: current expenditure, financial assets, government expenditure, capital expenditure, government spending

The Republic of Palau (Palau) has always been heavily dependent on external assistance. The availability of steady grants has allowed Palau to maintain a sizable public sector. A number of issues are considered in...

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Republic of Palau : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2004/86

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451831504

Keywords: current expenditure, financial assets, government expenditure, capital expenditure, government spending

The Republic of Palau (Palau) has always been heavily dependent on external assistance. The availability of steady grants has allowed Palau to maintain a sizable public sector. A number of issues are considered in...

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Republic of Palau : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2004/86

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451831504

Keywords: current expenditure, financial assets, government expenditure, capital expenditure, government spending

The Republic of Palau (Palau) has always been heavily dependent on external assistance. The availability of steady grants has allowed Palau to maintain a sizable public sector. A number of issues are considered in...

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Republic of Palau: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Republic of Palau : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2004/86

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451831504

Keywords: current expenditure, financial assets, government expenditure, capital expenditure, government spending

The Republic of Palau (Palau) has always been heavily dependent on external assistance. The availability of steady grants has allowed Palau to maintain a sizable public sector. A number of issues are considered in...

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Palau: Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2004/85

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451831481

Keywords: debt, article, public sector, deficit, budget

The Republic of Palau is a small island economy, heavily dependent on tourism and external assistance. Economic growth has been modest in the last few years and inflation is low. The authorities launched a wide ran...

IMF Concludes 2001 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau

IMF Concludes 2001 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Palau »

Source: Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2001 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2002/69

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 March 2002

ISBN: 9781451831474

Keywords: budget, deficit, article, capital grants, balance of payments

This 2001 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Republic of Palau faces a number of development challenges. Substantial improvements in human and physical infrastructure are needed to sustain higher growth ra...

Republic of Palau
			: Staff Report for the 2001 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Palau : Staff Report for the 2001 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2002/69

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 March 2002

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831474.002

ISBN: 9781451831474

Keywords: budget, deficit, article, capital grants, balance of payments

This 2001 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Republic of Palau faces a number of development challenges. Substantial improvements in human and physical infrastructure are needed to sustain higher growth ra...