articles of agreement

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Noun1.articles of agreement - a contract between crew and captain of a ship
contract - a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
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On the 23d of June, 1810, articles of agreement were entered into between Mr.
It was settled that I should begin my month's probation as soon as I pleased, and that my aunt need neither remain in town nor return at its expiration, as the articles of agreement, of which I was to be the subject, could easily be sent to her at home for her signature.
Second, if the IMF were to enshrine the executive board's authority to define the behavior of the debtor as a breach of its obligations under the articles of agreement and to determine sanctions against the member country, it would put debtor countries in a situation of coerced choice--since the costs of exiting the Fund are very large.
The Bretton Woods Articles of Agreement were shaped by the Keynesian view--widely shared at the time--that unconstrained financial markets are prone to excessive volatility and speculative mispricing of assets, with adverse repercussions on production and trade.
Although it is legally an independent entity with its own staff and articles of agreement, the IFC is part of the World Bank Group.
Malaysia's system of exchange controls, which was seen widely overseas as a controversial measure to support the country's economy, is consistent with the IMF's articles of agreement, Camdessus told the Far Eastern Economic Review in an interview carried in its issue out Thursday.
Under Article IV of the IMF s Articles of Agreement, the IMF holds annual bilateral discussions with member governments to assess each country s economic health and determine any potential financial concerns.
Energy and communications infrastructure development is much needed in the region and we believe that AIIB will cater to the needs of the region and compliment the availability of resources in the region," the minister said while signing the articles of agreement (AoA) for Pakistan amongst 57 other founding members of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) here Monday.
In its endeavor to achieve its objectives, the AMF has been keen to further develop and expand its activities in the areas identified by its Articles of Agreement to meet the changing needs of its member countries against the backdrop of domestic, regional and international economic developments, with ensuing increases in financing needs in a number of countries.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has ratified today the amendments to the Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund.
It is expected that the prospective founding members will complete the signing and ratification of the Articles of Agreement in 2015 and the AIIB will be formally established by the end of 2015.
The chairmanship of the Council is rotated every year based on a formula set out under Article 26 of the Articles of Agreement (AoA).