This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Belarus, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Belarus and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Belarus.

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At a Glance: Belarus's Relations with the IMF

  • Current IMF membership: 189 countries
  • Belarus Joined July 10, 1992; Article VIII
  • Quota: SDR 386.40 million
  • The latest Art IV Consultation was discussed by the Executive Board on May 13, 2015 (Country Report 14/128)

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Belarus and the IMF

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Regional Economic Issues: Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe

Effective Government for Stronger Growth

November 2016

Economic growth remains solid in much of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE). Outside the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), growth has continued at a good pace on the back of accommodative macroeconomic policies as well as buoyant consumption supported by strong real wage and employment growth. In Russia, the pace of economic contraction has moderated, as the economy appears to have adjusted to lower oil prices and the sanctions shock. Other CIS economies are gradually exiting from recessions on improved external demand. For the region as a whole, GDP growth is projected to reach 1.3 percent in 2016 and 2.1 percent in 2017, largely reflecting the improved outlook in the CIS.

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