In a speech to the Economic and Social Committee in Brussels, IMF Chief Christine Lagarde highlighted four priorities for jump-starting growth in Europe: reviving credit, supporting demand, reducing debt, and fostering growth-friendly labor and product markets.
With a final stop in Myanmar, after visiting Cambodia and Korea, the IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, in a blog, highlights an event with women leaders and finds the country engaging the world on multiple fronts.
The IMF’s latest Regional Economic Outlook for sub-Saharan Africa projects an acceleration of GDP growth to 6 percent in 2014 from around 5 percent in 2013 that will be strongest among oil exporting and low-income countries.
SDR Rates for December 11
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