Departments providing TA are FAD, INS, LEG, MFD, and STA, and to a very limited extent PDR, and TGS. Training provided by INS is considered as TA and is included in the concept of, and tables on, TA.
In addition to Japan, bilateral donors currently supporting Fund TA are Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States—of which China, Finland, Germany, Luxembourg, Norway, Russia, and Sweden, have become new donors since the last review. Current multilateral donors include the African Development Bank, the Arab Monetary Fund, the Asian Development Bank, the European Commission, the Inter-American Development Bank, the United Nations, the United Nations Development Programme, and the World Bank.
In MFD, virtually all ROSCs are now conducted in association with FSAPs.
Ensuring Alignment of Technical Assistance with the IMF’s Policy Priorities (SM/00/284, 12/20/00), Table 1. The Board subsequently added TA on OFC and AML/CFT to MFD’s core priorities.
Once the Technical Assistance Information Management System (TAIMS) is operational (see main Report), it is expected that it will replace existing departmental TA management systems.
Members receiving TA in this area include Azerbaijan, the Dominican Republic, Honduras, and the Kyrgyz Republic.
For example, on fringe benefits, thin capitalization, taxation of reinsurance premiums, etc.
Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, and Vanuatu.