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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498319485

Keywords: Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic growth, Expenditures, Gross domestic product, RBV, percent of GDP, vatu, development partner, real GDP growth

Four years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction is near completion with full recovery in sight. The authorities are now focused on implementing their broader development plans...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498319485.002

ISBN: 9781498319485

Keywords: Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic growth, Expenditures, Gross domestic product, RBV, percent of GDP, vatu, development partner, real GDP growth

Four years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction is near completion with full recovery in sight. The authorities are now focused on implementing their broader development plans...

Statement by Nigel Ray, Executive Director of Vanuatu, and Anna Park, Advisor to the Executive Director of Vanuatu

Statement by Nigel Ray, Executive Director of Vanuatu, and Anna Park, Advisor to the Executive Director of Vanuatu »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498319485

Keywords: Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic growth, Expenditures, Gross domestic product, RBV, percent of GDP, vatu, development partner, real GDP growth

Four years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction is near completion with full recovery in sight. The authorities are now focused on implementing their broader development plans...

Vanuatu: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Vanuatu: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498319485

Keywords: Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic growth, Expenditures, Gross domestic product, RBV, percent of GDP, vatu, development partner, real GDP growth

Four years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction is near completion with full recovery in sight. The authorities are now focused on implementing their broader development plans...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498319485

Keywords: Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic growth, Expenditures, Gross domestic product, RBV, percent of GDP, vatu, development partner, real GDP growth

Four years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction is near completion with full recovery in sight. The authorities are now focused on implementing their broader development plans...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498319485

Keywords: Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic growth, Expenditures, Gross domestic product, RBV, percent of GDP, vatu, development partner, real GDP growth

Four years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction is near completion with full recovery in sight. The authorities are now focused on implementing their broader development plans...

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,...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2018/109

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353127

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Vanuatu

Three years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction efforts are near completion with full recovery in sight. However, capacity constraints and coordination issues have hampered th...

Vanuatu
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Vanuatu : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2018/109

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484353127.002

ISBN: 9781484353127

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Vanuatu

Three years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction efforts are near completion with full recovery in sight. However, capacity constraints and coordination issues have hampered th...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Vanuatu : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2018/109

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353127

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Vanuatu

Three years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction efforts are near completion with full recovery in sight. However, capacity constraints and coordination issues have hampered th...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Vanuatu : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2018/109

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353127

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Vanuatu

Three years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction efforts are near completion with full recovery in sight. However, capacity constraints and coordination issues have hampered th...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Vanuatu : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2018/109

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353127

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Vanuatu

Three years after Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu causing extensive damages, reconstruction efforts are near completion with full recovery in sight. However, capacity constraints and coordination issues have hampered th...

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 Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475550610

Keywords: Infrastructure, Monetary policy, Public investment, Press releases, Vanuatu, Vanuatu, Staff Reports, Bank supervision, Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's economy is gradually recovering from the extensive damages caused by Cyclone Pam, which hit the country in March 2015. The cyclone led to a decline in GDP...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475550610.002

ISBN: 9781475550610

Keywords: Infrastructure, Monetary policy, Public investment, Press releases, Vanuatu, Vanuatu, Staff Reports, Bank supervision, Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's economy is gradually recovering from the extensive damages caused by Cyclone Pam, which hit the country in March 2015. The cyclone led to a decline in GDP...

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director for Vanuatu, and Chris Stewart, Advisor to the Executive Director of Vanuatu October 21, 2016

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director for Vanuatu, and Chris Stewart, Advisor to the Executive Director of Vanuatu October 21, 2016 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475550610

Keywords: Infrastructure, Monetary policy, Public investment, Press releases, Vanuatu, Vanuatu, Staff Reports, Bank supervision, Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's economy is gradually recovering from the extensive damages caused by Cyclone Pam, which hit the country in March 2015. The cyclone led to a decline in GDP...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475550610

Keywords: Infrastructure, Monetary policy, Public investment, Press releases, Vanuatu, Vanuatu, Staff Reports, Bank supervision, Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's economy is gradually recovering from the extensive damages caused by Cyclone Pam, which hit the country in March 2015. The cyclone led to a decline in GDP...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475550610

Keywords: Infrastructure, Monetary policy, Public investment, Press releases, Vanuatu, Vanuatu, Staff Reports, Bank supervision, Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's economy is gradually recovering from the extensive damages caused by Cyclone Pam, which hit the country in March 2015. The cyclone led to a decline in GDP...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2016

ISBN: 9781475550610

Keywords: Infrastructure, Monetary policy, Public investment, Press releases, Vanuatu, Vanuatu, Staff Reports, Bank supervision, Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's economy is gradually recovering from the extensive damages caused by Cyclone Pam, which hit the country in March 2015. The cyclone led to a decline in GDP...

Enhancing Macroeconomic Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change in the Small States of the Pacific

Enhancing Macroeconomic Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change in the Small States of the Pacific »

Source: Enhancing Macroeconomic Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change in the Small States of the Pacific

Volume/Issue: 2015/125

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ezequiel Cabezon , Leni Hunter , Patrizia Tumbarello , Kazuaki Washimi , and Yiqun Wu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513525792

Keywords: natural disasters, climate change, panel VAR, disaster risk management, disasters, disaster, natural disaster, damage, Environment and Growth, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions,

Natural disasters and climate change are interrelated macro-critical issues affecting all Pacific small states to varying degrees. In addition to their devastating human costs, these events damage growth prospects...

Enhancing Macroeconomic Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change in the Small States of the Pacific

Enhancing Macroeconomic Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change in the Small States of the Pacific »

Volume/Issue: 2015/125

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ezequiel Cabezon , Leni Hunter , Patrizia Tumbarello , Kazuaki Washimi , and Yiqun Wu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 June 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513525792.001

ISBN: 9781513525792

Keywords: natural disasters, climate change, panel VAR, disaster risk management, disasters, disaster, natural disaster, damage, Environment and Growth, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions,

Natural disasters and climate change are interrelated macro-critical issues affecting all Pacific small states to varying degrees. In addition to their devastating human costs, these events damage growth prospects...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$23.8 Million in Financial Support for Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Approves US$23.8 Million in Financial Support for Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume/Issue: 2015/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513531021

Keywords: debt, instrument, monetary fund, natural disasters, disbursement

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's Real GDP is expected to decline by 2 percent in 2015 because of the cyclone damage to Vanuatu's main export sectors-tourism and agriculture-which will be...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume/Issue: 2015/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513531021

Keywords: debt, instrument, monetary fund, natural disasters, disbursement

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's Real GDP is expected to decline by 2 percent in 2015 because of the cyclone damage to Vanuatu's main export sectors-tourism and agriculture-which will be...

Vanuatu
			: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Vanuatu : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument »

Volume/Issue: 2015/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513531021.002

ISBN: 9781513531021

Keywords: debt, instrument, monetary fund, natural disasters, disbursement

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's Real GDP is expected to decline by 2 percent in 2015 because of the cyclone damage to Vanuatu's main export sectors-tourism and agriculture-which will be...

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director for Vanuatu, and Chris Stewart, Advisor to the Executive Director, June 5, 2015

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director for Vanuatu, and Chris Stewart, Advisor to the Executive Director, June 5, 2015 »

Source: Vanuatu : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume/Issue: 2015/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513531021

Keywords: debt, instrument, monetary fund, natural disasters, disbursement

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's Real GDP is expected to decline by 2 percent in 2015 because of the cyclone damage to Vanuatu's main export sectors-tourism and agriculture-which will be...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument »

Source: Vanuatu : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume/Issue: 2015/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513531021

Keywords: debt, instrument, monetary fund, natural disasters, disbursement

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's Real GDP is expected to decline by 2 percent in 2015 because of the cyclone damage to Vanuatu's main export sectors-tourism and agriculture-which will be...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Vanuatu : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume/Issue: 2015/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513531021

Keywords: debt, instrument, monetary fund, natural disasters, disbursement

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's Real GDP is expected to decline by 2 percent in 2015 because of the cyclone damage to Vanuatu's main export sectors-tourism and agriculture-which will be...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Informational Annex

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Informational Annex »

Source: Vanuatu : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume/Issue: 2015/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513531021

Keywords: debt, instrument, monetary fund, natural disasters, disbursement

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's Real GDP is expected to decline by 2 percent in 2015 because of the cyclone damage to Vanuatu's main export sectors-tourism and agriculture-which will be...

What Drives Interest Rate Spreads in Pacific Island Countries? An Empirical Investigation

What Drives Interest Rate Spreads in Pacific Island Countries? An Empirical Investigation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/96

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Fazurin Jamaludin , Vladimir Klyuev , and Anuk Serechetapongse

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484362266.001

ISBN: 9781484362266

Keywords: banks, bank, interest, banking, banking sector

Growth has been sluggish in Pacific island countries (PICs). High cost of credit is likely one of the reasons. While the small scale, geographic dispersion, and vulnerability to shocks increase the cost and risk of...

What Drives Interest Rate Spreads in Pacific Island Countries? An Empirical Investigation1

What Drives Interest Rate Spreads in Pacific Island Countries? An Empirical Investigation1 »

Source: What Drives Interest Rate Spreads in Pacific Island Countries? An Empirical Investigation

Volume/Issue: 2015/96

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Fazurin Jamaludin , Vladimir Klyuev , and Anuk Serechetapongse

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

ISBN: 9781484362266

Keywords: banks, bank, interest, banking, banking sector

Growth has been sluggish in Pacific island countries (PICs). High cost of credit is likely one of the reasons. While the small scale, geographic dispersion, and vulnerability to shocks increase the cost and risk of...

Asia and Pacific
			: Small States Monitor, April 2014:  Volume 1, Issue 1

Asia and Pacific : Small States Monitor, April 2014: Volume 1, Issue 1 »

Series: Other Periodicals

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475579611.029

ISBN: 9781475579611

Keywords: license, license fees, fiscal policy, commodity exporters, exporters

The work on the small states is an important component of the IMF's global policy agenda. Among the 36 member countries covered by the IMF Asia and Pacific Department (APD), 13 countries are developing small states...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Asia and Pacific : Small States Monitor, April 2014: Volume 1, Issue 1

Series: Other Periodicals

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475579611

Keywords: license, license fees, fiscal policy, commodity exporters, exporters

The work on the small states is an important component of the IMF's global policy agenda. Among the 36 member countries covered by the IMF Asia and Pacific Department (APD), 13 countries are developing small states...

Asia-Pacific Small States: Developments and Outlook

Asia-Pacific Small States: Developments and Outlook »

Source: Asia and Pacific : Small States Monitor, April 2014: Volume 1, Issue 1

Series: Other Periodicals

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475579611

Keywords: license, license fees, fiscal policy, commodity exporters, exporters

Growth and Inflation Average growth in the small states in the Asia and Pacific region remained weak (1 percent) in 2013 and underperformed that in other small states—2 percent. Howe...

Country Notes

Country Notes »

Source: Asia and Pacific : Small States Monitor, April 2014: Volume 1, Issue 1

Series: Other Periodicals

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475579611

Keywords: license, license fees, fiscal policy, commodity exporters, exporters

Marshall Islands Context: The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) is going through a period of output fluctuations. The economy expanded in FY2012 by 3.2 percent,...

Media and Other News

Media and Other News »

Source: Asia and Pacific : Small States Monitor, April 2014: Volume 1, Issue 1

Series: Other Periodicals

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475579611

Keywords: license, license fees, fiscal policy, commodity exporters, exporters

DMD Zhu’s Interview on the Pacific Island Countries in Business Melanesia Supporting growth and reforms How involved is...

Special Topic—Leveraging Marine Fishery Resources: Implications for Fiscal Policy1

Special Topic—Leveraging Marine Fishery Resources: Implications for Fiscal Policy1 »

Source: Asia and Pacific : Small States Monitor, April 2014: Volume 1, Issue 1

Series: Other Periodicals

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475579611

Keywords: license, license fees, fiscal policy, commodity exporters, exporters

Fishing license fees are a major source of revenue in several Pacific island countries (Kiribati, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, and Tuvalu). In 2013 the fee earnings ranged from...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): Regional Office for the Asia and the Pacific

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 June 2013

ISBN: 9781475587647

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, debt sustainability

Vanuatu has a comparatively favorable economy and cautious macroeconomic policies that have helped maintain stability and confidence. Financial sector policies also have been appropriately cautious. The economy mus...

Vanuatu
			: 2013 Article IV Consultation

Vanuatu : 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2013/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): Regional Office for the Asia and the Pacific

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 June 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475587647.002

ISBN: 9781475587647

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, debt sustainability

Vanuatu has a comparatively favorable economy and cautious macroeconomic policies that have helped maintain stability and confidence. Financial sector policies also have been appropriately cautious. The economy mus...

Statement by Joon-Won Yoon, Executive Director for the Vanuatu and Branan Karae, Advisor to Executive Director, June 4, 2013

Statement by Joon-Won Yoon, Executive Director for the Vanuatu and Branan Karae, Advisor to Executive Director, June 4, 2013 »

Source: Vanuatu : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): Regional Office for the Asia and the Pacific

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 June 2013

ISBN: 9781475587647

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, debt sustainability

Vanuatu has a comparatively favorable economy and cautious macroeconomic policies that have helped maintain stability and confidence. Financial sector policies also have been appropriately cautious. The economy mus...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): Regional Office for the Asia and the Pacific

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 June 2013

ISBN: 9781475587647

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, debt sustainability

Vanuatu has a comparatively favorable economy and cautious macroeconomic policies that have helped maintain stability and confidence. Financial sector policies also have been appropriately cautious. The economy mus...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis1

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis1 »

Source: Vanuatu : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): Regional Office for the Asia and the Pacific

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 June 2013

ISBN: 9781475587647

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, debt sustainability

Vanuatu has a comparatively favorable economy and cautious macroeconomic policies that have helped maintain stability and confidence. Financial sector policies also have been appropriately cautious. The economy mus...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Vanuatu : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): Regional Office for the Asia and the Pacific

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 June 2013

ISBN: 9781475587647

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, debt sustainability

Vanuatu has a comparatively favorable economy and cautious macroeconomic policies that have helped maintain stability and confidence. Financial sector policies also have been appropriately cautious. The economy mus...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Debt Sustainability Analysis; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2011/120

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2011

ISBN: 9781455273492

Keywords: foreign assets, foreign exchange, foreign currency, net foreign assets, public debt

Vanuatu showed signs of a moderate rebound in economic activity owing to its good macroeconomic fundamentals and a supportive international community. Executive Directors encouraged the authorities to tighten monet...

Vanuatu
			: 2011 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; Debt Sustainability Analysis; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Vanuatu : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Debt Sustainability Analysis; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion »

Volume/Issue: 2011/120

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455273492.002

ISBN: 9781455273492

Keywords: foreign assets, foreign exchange, foreign currency, net foreign assets, public debt

Vanuatu showed signs of a moderate rebound in economic activity owing to its good macroeconomic fundamentals and a supportive international community. Executive Directors encouraged the authorities to tighten monet...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Debt Sustainability Analysis; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2011/120

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2011

ISBN: 9781455273492

Keywords: foreign assets, foreign exchange, foreign currency, net foreign assets, public debt

Vanuatu showed signs of a moderate rebound in economic activity owing to its good macroeconomic fundamentals and a supportive international community. Executive Directors encouraged the authorities to tighten monet...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Vanuatu : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Debt Sustainability Analysis; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2011/120

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2011

ISBN: 9781455273492

Keywords: foreign assets, foreign exchange, foreign currency, net foreign assets, public debt

Vanuatu showed signs of a moderate rebound in economic activity owing to its good macroeconomic fundamentals and a supportive international community. Executive Directors encouraged the authorities to tighten monet...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Vanuatu : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Debt Sustainability Analysis; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2011/120

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2011

ISBN: 9781455273492

Keywords: foreign assets, foreign exchange, foreign currency, net foreign assets, public debt

Vanuatu showed signs of a moderate rebound in economic activity owing to its good macroeconomic fundamentals and a supportive international community. Executive Directors encouraged the authorities to tighten monet...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2009 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2009 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2009 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2009/166

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2009

ISBN: 9781451840599

Keywords: debt, external debt, budget, public debt, interest

The staff report for Vanuatu's 2009 Article IV Consultation discusses economic developments and policies. Vanuatu is well placed to take countercyclical measures should growth slow more than expected. Although clos...

Vanuatu
			: 2009 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu

Vanuatu : 2009 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu »

Volume/Issue: 2009/166

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840599.002

ISBN: 9781451840599

Keywords: debt, external debt, budget, public debt, interest

The staff report for Vanuatu's 2009 Article IV Consultation discusses economic developments and policies. Vanuatu is well placed to take countercyclical measures should growth slow more than expected. Although clos...

Statement by Christoper Y. Legg, Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu and Yuong Ha, Senior Advisor to Executive Director

Statement by Christoper Y. Legg, Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu and Yuong Ha, Senior Advisor to Executive Director »

Source: Vanuatu : 2009 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2009/166

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2009

ISBN: 9781451840599

Keywords: debt, external debt, budget, public debt, interest

The staff report for Vanuatu's 2009 Article IV Consultation discusses economic developments and policies. Vanuatu is well placed to take countercyclical measures should growth slow more than expected. Although clos...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2009 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2009/166

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2009

ISBN: 9781451840599

Keywords: debt, external debt, budget, public debt, interest

The staff report for Vanuatu's 2009 Article IV Consultation discusses economic developments and policies. Vanuatu is well placed to take countercyclical measures should growth slow more than expected. Although clos...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2009 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2009 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Vanuatu : 2009 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2009/166

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2009

ISBN: 9781451840599

Keywords: debt, external debt, budget, public debt, interest

The staff report for Vanuatu's 2009 Article IV Consultation discusses economic developments and policies. Vanuatu is well placed to take countercyclical measures should growth slow more than expected. Although clos...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2006 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2007/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451840575

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

This 2006 Article IV Consultation highlights that following two years of contraction, output growth in Vanuatu recovered beginning in 2003, spurred by stronger performance in construction and a pickup in tourist ar...

Vanuatu
			: 2006 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Vanuatu : 2006 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion »

Volume/Issue: 2007/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840575.002

ISBN: 9781451840575

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

This 2006 Article IV Consultation highlights that following two years of contraction, output growth in Vanuatu recovered beginning in 2003, spurred by stronger performance in construction and a pickup in tourist ar...

Vanuatu
			: Selected Issues

Vanuatu : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2007/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840582.002

ISBN: 9781451840582

Keywords: private sector development, growth performance, legal framework, land tenure, property rights

This Selected Issues paper focuses on the reasons for the historically weak performance of Vanuatu. Among the key factors, growth has been hindered by substantial barriers to private sector development. Impediments...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2007/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451840582

Keywords: private sector development, growth performance, legal framework, land tenure, property rights

This Selected Issues paper focuses on the reasons for the historically weak performance of Vanuatu. Among the key factors, growth has been hindered by substantial barriers to private sector development. Impediments...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2006 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2007/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451840575

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

This 2006 Article IV Consultation highlights that following two years of contraction, output growth in Vanuatu recovered beginning in 2003, spurred by stronger performance in construction and a pickup in tourist ar...

Vanuatu: Selected Issues

Vanuatu: Selected Issues »

Source: Vanuatu : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2007/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451840582

Keywords: private sector development, growth performance, legal framework, land tenure, property rights

This Selected Issues paper focuses on the reasons for the historically weak performance of Vanuatu. Among the key factors, growth has been hindered by substantial barriers to private sector development. Impediments...

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2006 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annexes

Vanuatu: Staff Report for the 2006 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annexes »

Source: Vanuatu : 2006 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2007/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451840575

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

This 2006 Article IV Consultation highlights that following two years of contraction, output growth in Vanuatu recovered beginning in 2003, spurred by stronger performance in construction and a pickup in tourist ar...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2004 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2005/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451840568

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

This 2004 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's real GDP growth rebounded to 2.4 percent in 2003, and the recovery continued in 2004 with growth of an estimated 3 percent. The improvement was bolstered...

Vanuatu
			: 2004 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Vanuatu : 2004 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu »

Volume/Issue: 2005/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 March 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840568.002

ISBN: 9781451840568

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

This 2004 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's real GDP growth rebounded to 2.4 percent in 2003, and the recovery continued in 2004 with growth of an estimated 3 percent. The improvement was bolstered...

Vanuatu
			: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Vanuatu : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Volume/Issue: 2005/121

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 March 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840551.002

ISBN: 9781451840551

Keywords: debt, budget allocation, public employment, fiscal stance, budget

This Selected Issues paper analyzes fiscal management and strategy for growth for Vanuatu. It presents an overview of recent fiscal policy and outcomes. The main structural changes in the financial sector since ind...

Statement by Michael Reddell, Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu

Statement by Michael Reddell, Alternate Executive Director for Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2004 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2005/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451840568

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

This 2004 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's real GDP growth rebounded to 2.4 percent in 2003, and the recovery continued in 2004 with growth of an estimated 3 percent. The improvement was bolstered...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2005/121

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451840551

Keywords: debt, budget allocation, public employment, fiscal stance, budget

This Selected Issues paper analyzes fiscal management and strategy for growth for Vanuatu. It presents an overview of recent fiscal policy and outcomes. The main structural changes in the financial sector since ind...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2004 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2005/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451840568

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

This 2004 Article IV Consultation highlights that Vanuatu's real GDP growth rebounded to 2.4 percent in 2003, and the recovery continued in 2004 with growth of an estimated 3 percent. The improvement was bolstered...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2003/253

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 August 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840506.002

ISBN: 9781451840506

Keywords: banking, offshore banks, money laundering, trust service providers, banking sector

This report assesses Vanuatu's regulatory and supervisory arrangements for the financial sector complied with internationally accepted standards and measures of good practice. It assesses all the main domestic and...

Vanuatu
			: Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector Volume II--Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standard and Codes

Vanuatu : Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector Volume II--Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standard and Codes »

Volume/Issue: 2003/254

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 August 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840544.002

ISBN: 9781451840544

Keywords: banking, banking supervisors, offshore banks, banking supervision, money laundering

This paper summarizes the Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standards and Codes in the financial sector of Vanuatu in the context of the offshore financial center program. It assesses the supervision and regulat...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

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

Volume/Issue: 2003/253

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 August 2003

ISBN: 9781451840506

Keywords: banking, offshore banks, money laundering, trust service providers, banking sector

This report assesses Vanuatu's regulatory and supervisory arrangements for the financial sector complied with internationally accepted standards and measures of good practice. It assesses all the main domestic and...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector Volume II--Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standard and Codes

Volume/Issue: 2003/254

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 August 2003

ISBN: 9781451840544

Keywords: banking, banking supervisors, offshore banks, banking supervision, money laundering

This paper summarizes the Detailed Assessment of Observance of Standards and Codes in the financial sector of Vanuatu in the context of the offshore financial center program. It assesses the supervision and regulat...

IMF Concludes 2002 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu

IMF Concludes 2002 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2002 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2002/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2002

ISBN: 9781451840490

Keywords: budget, debt, article, external debt, deficit

This 2002 Article IV Consultation highlights that despite frequent shocks and an uncertain policy environment in Vanuatu, macroeconomic stability has been maintained. Real GDP growth was 21/2 percent in 2000 owing...

Vanuatu
			: 2002 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Vanuatu : 2002 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu »

Volume/Issue: 2002/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2002

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840490.002

ISBN: 9781451840490

Keywords: budget, debt, article, external debt, deficit

This 2002 Article IV Consultation highlights that despite frequent shocks and an uncertain policy environment in Vanuatu, macroeconomic stability has been maintained. Real GDP growth was 21/2 percent in 2000 owing...

Vanuatu
			: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Vanuatu : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Volume/Issue: 2002/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2002

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840537.002

ISBN: 9781451840537

Keywords: domestic banks, interest, taxes, debt, payments

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix summarizes the factors explaining Vanuatu's recent growth performance, which has weakened since the mid-1990s. The paper highlights that Vanuatu's annual rate of...

Statement by Michael Callaghan, Executive Director on Vanuatu

Statement by Michael Callaghan, Executive Director on Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2002 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2002/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2002

ISBN: 9781451840490

Keywords: budget, debt, article, external debt, deficit

This 2002 Article IV Consultation highlights that despite frequent shocks and an uncertain policy environment in Vanuatu, macroeconomic stability has been maintained. Real GDP growth was 21/2 percent in 2000 owing...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative »

Source: Vanuatu : 2002 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2002/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2002

ISBN: 9781451840490

Keywords: budget, debt, article, external debt, deficit

This 2002 Article IV Consultation highlights that despite frequent shocks and an uncertain policy environment in Vanuatu, macroeconomic stability has been maintained. Real GDP growth was 21/2 percent in 2000 owing...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2002/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2002

ISBN: 9781451840537

Keywords: domestic banks, interest, taxes, debt, payments

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix summarizes the factors explaining Vanuatu's recent growth performance, which has weakened since the mid-1990s. The paper highlights that Vanuatu's annual rate of...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : 2002 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Vanuatu

Volume/Issue: 2002/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2002

ISBN: 9781451840490

Keywords: budget, debt, article, external debt, deficit

This 2002 Article IV Consultation highlights that despite frequent shocks and an uncertain policy environment in Vanuatu, macroeconomic stability has been maintained. Real GDP growth was 21/2 percent in 2000 owing...

Vanuatu
			: Recent Economic Developments

Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments »

Volume/Issue: 2000/129

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840520.002

ISBN: 9781451840520

Keywords: foreign currency, commercial banks, net foreign assets, foreign direct investment, direct investment

A variety of shocks have affected Vanuatu's recent economic performance. The government approved the Comprehensive Reform Program (CRP) developed with the support of the Asian Development Bank (AsDB). The IIIrd pha...

Vanuatu
			: Recent Economic Developments

Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments »

Volume/Issue: 2000/129

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840483.002

ISBN: 9781451840483

Keywords: foreign currency, commercial banks, net foreign assets, foreign direct investment, direct investment

Vanuatu has maintained macroeconomic stability, but real GDP growth slowed despite the receipt of considerable foreign assistance and the implementation of structural reforms under the Comprehensive Reform Program...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 2000/129

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2000

ISBN: 9781451840520

Keywords: foreign currency, commercial banks, net foreign assets, foreign direct investment, direct investment

A variety of shocks have affected Vanuatu's recent economic performance. The government approved the Comprehensive Reform Program (CRP) developed with the support of the Asian Development Bank (AsDB). The IIIrd pha...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 2000/129

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2000

ISBN: 9781451840483

Keywords: foreign currency, commercial banks, net foreign assets, foreign direct investment, direct investment

Vanuatu has maintained macroeconomic stability, but real GDP growth slowed despite the receipt of considerable foreign assistance and the implementation of structural reforms under the Comprehensive Reform Program...

Vanuatu
			: Statistical Appendix

Vanuatu : Statistical Appendix »

Volume/Issue: 1998/106

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 October 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840476.002

ISBN: 9781451840476

Keywords: foreign currency, net foreign assets, commercial banks, foreign assets, direct investment

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1998/106

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 October 1998

ISBN: 9781451840476

Keywords: foreign currency, net foreign assets, commercial banks, foreign assets, direct investment

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Vanuatu
			: Background Paper

Vanuatu : Background Paper »

Volume/Issue: 1996/76

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 1996

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840513.002

ISBN: 9781451840513

Keywords: central bank, bank securities, reserve requirement, excess liquidity, monetary policy

This Background Paper on Vanuatu reviews the development of monetary control instruments in five small island economies in the South Pacific (Fiji, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu, and Western Samoa) and draws some...

Vanuatu
			: Recent Economic Developments

Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments »

Volume/Issue: 1996/75

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 1996

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840469.002

ISBN: 9781451840469

Keywords: foreign currency, net foreign assets, commercial banks, foreign assets, direct investment

This paper describes economic developments in Vanuatu during the first half of the 1990s. In 1995, economic growth recovered to more than 3 percent, following the slowdown in the previous year, owing to increased a...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Background Paper

Volume/Issue: 1996/76

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 1996

ISBN: 9781451840513

Keywords: central bank, bank securities, reserve requirement, excess liquidity, monetary policy

This Background Paper on Vanuatu reviews the development of monetary control instruments in five small island economies in the South Pacific (Fiji, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu, and Western Samoa) and draws some...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1996/75

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 1996

ISBN: 9781451840469

Keywords: foreign currency, net foreign assets, commercial banks, foreign assets, direct investment

This paper describes economic developments in Vanuatu during the first half of the 1990s. In 1995, economic growth recovered to more than 3 percent, following the slowdown in the previous year, owing to increased a...

Vanuatu
			: Recent Economic Developments

Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments »

Volume/Issue: 1995/28

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 April 1995

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451840452.002

ISBN: 9781451840452

Keywords: foreign currency, commercial banks, import duties, tax revenue, tax system

This paper describes economic developments in Vanuatu during the 1990s. In 1993, real GDP growth rebounded to 41/2 percent. Agricultural output recovered from the effects of the 1992 cyclones, and construction acti...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu »

Source: Vanuatu : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1995/28

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 April 1995

ISBN: 9781451840452

Keywords: foreign currency, commercial banks, import duties, tax revenue, tax system

This paper describes economic developments in Vanuatu during the 1990s. In 1993, real GDP growth rebounded to 41/2 percent. Agricultural output recovered from the effects of the 1992 cyclones, and construction acti...