Public Information Notices (PINs) PINs are IMF Executive Board assessments of members’ economic prospects and policies issued—with the consent of the member—following Article IV consultations, with background on the members’ economies. Recently issued PINs include
99/9 Canada, February 5
99/10 Hong Kong SAR, February 11
Letters of Intent and Memoranda of Economic and Financial Policies are prepared by a member country and describe the policies that the country intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF. Recent releases include
Albania, Letter of Intent, February 17.
Full texts are available on the IMF’s website (www.imf.org).