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The Mozambiguous debt
The Mozambiguous debt
Mozambique went from being emblematic of a war-torn African country to a poster child for possibility with trillions of cubic feet of natural...
Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn to work with Serbian government
Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn to work with Serbian government
Ex-International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn began work on Tuesday as economic adviser to the Serbian government, his latest...
Egypt to send formal invite to IMF to negotiate $4.8bn loan
Egypt to send formal invite to IMF to negotiate $4.8bn loan
Newspaper al-Ahram's website on Thursday quoted Planning and International Cooperation Minister Ashraf al-Araby as saying he expected...
Greece wins more time but no immediate aid
Greece wins more time but no immediate aid
Greece's international lenders agreed on Monday to give the country two more years to make the cuts demanded of it but the eurozone and...
IMF drops SA growth forecast amid growing labour unrest, joblessness
IMF drops SA growth forecast amid growing labour unrest, joblessness
But attempts to address unemployment were being hampered by "policies, product market structure, and labour market arrangements that end up...
Minister defends South Africa's $2-billion IMF loan
Minister defends South Africa's $2-billion IMF loan
"This pledge by Brics countries is in line with the provision to transform institutions of global governance," she told the ANC Progressive...
Cosatu criticise South Africa's IMF donation
Cosatu criticise South Africa's IMF donation
"South Africa is one of the most distressed economies in the world, with massive levels of unemployment, poverty and inequality ... and should...
IMF to visit Malawi on new loan mission
IMF to visit Malawi on new loan mission
The mission had been in "regular contact" with Malawian authorities and would get donors to contribute funds for political reforms, International...
Strauss-Kahn's bid to avoid trial fails
Strauss-Kahn's bid to avoid trial fails
Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn must face a civil trial over an alleged sex assault in New York, a judge ruled on...
Divided they fall as storm gets worse
Divided they fall as storm gets worse
Those who watched Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund a year ago say he played a blinder. Although he...
African bank commits to helping Malawi economy
African bank commits to helping Malawi economy
The head of the African Development Bank said on Sunday that he is willing to provide $45-million in budget financing for Malawi to help new...
The economic week ahead: Mixed signals likely
The economic week ahead: Mixed signals likely
In the wake of weaker than expected data in the US and China, and a flare-up in Europe's long smouldering debt crisis, markets will be paying close...

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