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A rescue from financial difficulties: a government bailout of a corporation.
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1. (Currencies) an act of bailing out, usually by the government, of a failing institution or business
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1. the act of parachuting from an aircraft.
2. a rescue from financial distress.
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rescaterescate financierosuministro de escapada


n (Econ) → Sanierung f; bailout planSanierungsplan m
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'When the problem affects the people, sometimes we are forced to bailout.
Reza Baqir, a former IMF official, was appointed as the governor of the central bank for three years ahead of the IMF bailout package.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Monday have rejected government's bailout deal with International Monetary Fund (IMF).
ISLAMABAD -- Government has said it plans to take into confidence the parliament on the impending bailout package from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) soon.
dpa Islamabad Pakistan on Monday began a final round of talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout package to help the country overcome a deepening economic crisis.
India is making efforts to annul the possible International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout package for Pakistan, Express News reported on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Finance Asad Umar Monday said Pakistan and International Monetary Fund (IMF) have reached at consensus on all outstanding issues to finalize the bailout package.
Islamabad -- Finance Minister Asad Umar revealed on Monday that the bailout agreement with the International Monetary Fund would be $6-8 billion.
Apple (AAPL) screen supplier Japan Display (JNNDF) has been saved by a $723M bailout by a group of investors from China and Taiwan, Reuters' Makiko Yamazaki and Yoshiyasu Shida report.
No fewer than 19 states could not pay salaries of workers before they were given bailout fund by the Federal Government.
Of course, this is not an argument to raise the amount set aside for the bailout. On the contrary, the history of PIA's mounting losses, its skyrocketing debt, and repeated bailouts should give the government pause.
ISLAMABAD -- A delegation of International Monetary Fund (IMF) is all set to visit Pakistan on November 7 for talks on a bailout package.