The IMF chief
said global economies in general and the GCC economies in particular seem to have worked for growth.
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Lagarde says recent pullback in U.
Christine Legarde found common ground with US president Donald Trump on encouraging fair trade and protecting intellectual property rights.
we see an accelerating cyclical upswing boosting Europe, China, Japan, and the United States, as well as emerging Asia,' said IMF chief
economist Maurice Obstfeld.
Semi-annual meetings of the two institutions have kicked off in Washington, with IMF chief
Christine Lagarde making a passionate plea for free trade, while downplaying differences with the Trump administration.
The IMF Chief
said,'This is an important time - a moment of opportunity - for Pakistan, a country undergoing an economic transformation that can place it well among the ranks of emerging market economies.
According to a private TV channel, the IMF Chief
visiting Pakistan for the first time in ten years in her charge sheet said on Monday that corruption is the biggest hurdle in the progress of Pakistan.
The IMF chief
also said that if not addressed, the issue could cascade into a bigger one affecting many other business sectors.
Advanced economies are going the "opposite direction," IMF chief
Christine Lagarde said, while geopolitical events like terrorism and the refugee surge pose "risks that are very hard to quantify.
He confirmed that a letter to that effect from IMF chief
Christine Lagarde has been sent to ministers in the 19 eurozone countries, and that descriptions of her recommendation was accurately reported in the Financial Times newspaper, which first reported the contents.
IRELAND was screwed by Euro banking chiefs who put a gun to our heads before our bailout, a former IMF chief
remains nevertheless optimistic about the improvement of the situation in the country during the next period.