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By Edition On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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IMF willing to help hurricane-ravaged Caribbean countries

KINGSTON - International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director, Christine Lagarde, says her organisation is willing to help the Caribbean countries severely affected by the passage of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. “The More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Thanks but no thanks: Belize Prime Minister rejects IMF recommendations

BELMOPAN - Belize Prime Minister Dean Barrow has turned his back on International Monetary Fund (IMF) recommendations to fix his country’s nagging economic woes, insisting that his Government will stick to its More...

IMF
By Edition On Monday, April 24th, 2017
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IMF executive board discusses loss of correspondent banking relationships

WASHINGTON - On April 12, 2017, the executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the staff report: “Recent Trends in Correspondent Banking Relationships – Further Considerations”. In More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Jamaica gets access to $600 million from IMF but says no need for it right now

KINGSTON – Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Governor Brian Wynter does not anticipate that the country will need to immediately draw down on the US$600 million available to the country under the new US$1.6-billion International More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 14th, 2016
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IMF agrees that withdrawal of correspondent banks poses significant risk to Caribbean

PORT OF SPAIN - A significant threat to Caribbean economies has emerged as global banks withdraw their correspondent banking relationships in these countries, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has confirmed. More...

Suriname
By Edition On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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IMF approves US$478 million stand-by credit for Suriname

WASHINGTON - The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday approved a 24-month stand-by arrangement (SBA) for Suriname, in an amount equivalent to SDR 342 million (about US$478 million or More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 25th, 2016
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Suriname seeking financial support from IMF

WASHINGTON, USA -- The Suriname government has approached the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to discuss the possibility of financial support for its economic reform program in response to the sharp fall in international More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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IMF approves US$71.4 million disbursement to Jamaica

WASHINGTON, USA -- The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday completed the third review of Jamaica’s economic performance under a program supported by an extended fund facility More...