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Annual Meetings Speeches
September 28, 1999 -- Statement by the Hon. Mahfoudh Ould Mohamed Ali, Governor of the IMF for Mauritania on behalf of the Arab Governors, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 24, 1997 -- Statement by the Hon. Atef Mohamed Mohamed Ebeid, Governor of the World Bank for the Arab Republic Of Egypt on behalf of the Arab Governors, at the Joint Annual Discussion.
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Article IV Staff Reports
April 13, 2010 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: 2010 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt
Series: Country Report No. 10/94
January 27, 2009 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: 2008 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt
Series: Country Report No. 09/25
December 13, 2007 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: 2007 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt
Series: Country Report No. 07/380
July 11, 2006 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: 2006 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt
Series: Country Report No. 06/253
June 07, 2005 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: 2005 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt
Series: Country Report No. 05/177
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IMF Survey Online
April 16, 2014 -- New IMF Survey : IMF Promotes Debate on Economic Change in the Middle East
Countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) need resolute policy actions to lift growth, create jobs, promote fairness, and diversify their economies, says the IMF.
April 26, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Mideast Issues High on IMF Agenda
The challenges facing Arab countries in transition —Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, and Yemen—were a focal point for policymakers during the 2013 IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings in Washington last week.
August 22, 2012 -- IMF Survey: IMF to Discuss New Loan Program With Egypt, Says Lagarde
The IMF is ready to help Egypt and will send a technical team to Cairo in September to refine details of possible financial assistance, Managing Director Christine Lagarde says during a short visit to the Egyptian capital.
April 20, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Mideast Oil Importers Under Strain, Oil Exporters Faring Well
The Middle East and North Africa region is going through a period of dramatic change. In the "Arab Spring" countries, political transition, pressing social demands, and an adverse external environment have combined to increase the near-term risks to macroeconomic stability, the IMF said in its latest assessment.
September 10, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Deauville Partnership Broadens Support for Mideast, North Africa
Group of Seven industrial nations, plus Russia, bolstered their support for Middle East and North African countries under the Deauville Partnership, an initiative launched at a leaders’ summit last May, and welcomed moves by international financial institutions to improve coordination.
June 30, 2011 -- IMF Survey: IMF Remains Committed to Supporting Egypt
The IMF stands ready to help Egypt and its people and continues to maintain a close policy dialogue with the government, a leading IMF economist, who headed the recent discussions on a possible Stand-By Arrangement, says.
June 05, 2011 -- IMF Survey: IMF Outlines $3 Billion Support Plan for Egypt
Egypt has reached agreement with the International Monetary Fund on a draft 12-month $3 billion financing package to support the country's program of economic reforms at a crucial period as the country transitions to democracy.
May 31, 2011 -- IMF Survey: IMF Intensifying Efforts to Boost Staff Diversity, Experience
The IMF aims to improve recruitment of women and staff from underrepresented regions, while broadening its hiring methods, Deputy Managing Director Nemat Shafik says. In an interview, Shafik discusses the IMF and its internal work culture and what is being done to promote diversity.
April 08, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Mideast Unrest Shows Need to Consider Bigger Picture
Unrest in the Middle East has highlighted the need to look beyond traditional measures when evaluating the economies of member countries, IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn told reporters.
February 16, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Mideast Needs More Focus on Inclusive Growth—IMF
Masood Ahmed, Director of the IMF's Middle East and Central Asia Department, says that one of the lessons from recent unrest in the Middle East is that governments should focus much more on inclusive growth and give more help to poorer households.
October 15, 2008 -- IMF Survey: 'Setback for All' if Financial Turmoil Slows Globalization
The international financial system needs to be rebuilt, but developed and developing economies alike would suffer a major setback if the global financial crisis resulted in a retrenchment in globalization, a panel of economists tells a seminar during the IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings.
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IMF Surveys
March 31, 2008 -- IMF Survey:
Global Imbalances, Africa's Improved Debt Outlook, Nigerian Reform, Burkina Faso's Cotton Crisis, Ghana and Inflation Targeting, Iraq's Progress, Egypt's Reforms Spur Growth, Asian Trade, Baltics' High Growth Rate, News Briefs PDF File Size: 632Kb
August 21, 2006 -- IMF Survey:
U.S. fiscal outlook; U.S. inflation dynamics; Ireland, FYR Macedonia, El Salvador, Uruguay briefs; Egypt: growth and reform; Canadian female labor participation; EU: Stability and Growth Pact; Suspension of Doha talks; challenges of globalization PDF File Size: 654Kb
August 01, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
Sustained strong growth in Belarus; Egypt's policies; Samoa outpaces comparators; Bahamas needs fiscal tightening; Georgia's oil/gas transit revenues; Mauritius must improve competitiveness; Tanzania's growth/poverty reduction; Making surveillance more effective. PDF File Size: 456Kb
April 21, 1997 -- IMF Survey:
Featured in this issue: IMF updates surveillance over members' economic policies; Egypt's reforms spur growth and investment; military expenditures continue to fall, but at slower pace; role of fiscal policy in long-term growth; and preview of IMF's spring meetings. PDF File Size: 331Kb
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IMFC Statements
April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 154Kb
April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by The Honorable Sultan N. Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the Central Bank, of the United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 129Kb
October 13, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs of the United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 331Kb
April 21, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Obaid Humaid Al-Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 331Kb
October 09, 2010 -- IMFC Statement by Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, Ministry of Finance, United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 415Kb
April 24, 2010 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Sultan N. Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Liberia, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 346Kb
October 04, 2009 -- Statement by Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Liberia, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 292Kb
April 25, 2009 -- IMFC Statement by the H.E. Sultan N. Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the Central Bank, United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 333Kb
October 11, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Sultan N. Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the United Arab Emirates Central Bank
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 287Kb
April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Sultan N. Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the United Arab Emirates Central Bank
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 187Kb
April 22, 2006 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Sultan Bin Nasser Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the United Arab Emirates Central Bank
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 38Kb
April 16, 2005 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency, Sultan Bin Nasser Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the United Arab Emirates Central Bank
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 37Kb
October 02, 2004 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency, Sultan Bin Nasser Al-Suwaidi, Governor of the United Arab Emirates Central Bank
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 579Kb
April 24, 2004 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency, Mohamed K. Khirbash, Minister of State for Finance and Industry, Ministry of Finance and Industry, United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 559Kb
September 28, 2002 -- Statement by His Excellency Mohamed K. Khirbash Minister of State for Finance and Industry Ministry of Finance and Industry, United Arab Emirates, International Monetary and Financial Committee Meeting, September 28, 2002
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
September 24, 2000 -- Statement by Carlos Saito G-24 Chairman to the Second Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, September 24, 2000
Speaking as the Chairman of the Intergovernmental Group of 24 on International Monetary Affairs
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Interim Committee Statements
September 26, 1999 -- Statement by The Honorable Sultan Nasser Al-Suwaidi Governor United Arab Emirates, Interim Committee Meeting, September 26, 1999
The Interim Committee member for the constituency consisting of Kingdom of Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, United Arab Emirates and Republic of Yemen
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Issues Briefs
August 15, 2003 -- The IMF and the Middle East and North Africa-- An IMF Issues Brief
The IMF actively supports countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in adopting economic policies and reforms aimed at achieving stronger economic performance and higher living standards.
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MCD Country Notes
April 25, 2012 -- Middle East and North Africa: Economic Outlook and Key Challenges; Notes Prepared by Staff of the International Monetary Fund for the Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting -- April 20, 2012; Washington, DC
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Mission Concluding Statements
February 24, 2010 -- Arab Republic of Egypt—2010 Article IV Consultation Mission, Concluding Statement
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.
July 27, 2009 -- Arab Republic of Egypt -- IMF Staff Visit, Concluding Statement
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.
November 06, 2008 -- Arab Republic of Egypt -- 2008 Article IV Consultation Preliminary Conclusions of the IMF Mission
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.
September 12, 2007 -- Arab Republic of Egypt- 2007 Article IV Consultation, Preliminary Conclusions of the IMF Mission
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.
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News Briefs
August 06, 2001 -- News Brief: IMF Managing Director Köhler Welcomes Arab Republic of Egypt's Exchange Rate Move
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Other
April 16, 2014 -- New Arab Countries in Transition - An Update on Economic Outlook and Key Challenges
Subject: Regional Economic Outlook | Egypt | Jordan | Libya | Morocco | Tunisia | Yemen | Transition economies | Cross country analysis
February 01, 2014 -- List of IMF Member Countries with Delays in Completion of Article IV Consultations or Mandatory Financial Stability Assessments Over 18 Months
Subject: Article IV consultations | Financial system stability assessment | Executive Board discussion postponement | Notification of delay
October 10, 2013 -- Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting, Arab Countries in Transition: Economic Oulook and Key Challenges for Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, and Yemen; October 10, 2013
July 18, 2013 -- List of IMF Member Countries with Delays in Completion of Article IV Consultations or Mandatory Financial Stability Assessments Over 18 Months
Subject: Article IV consultations | Financial system stability assessment | Executive Board discussion postponement | Notification of delay
April 19, 2013 -- Arab Countries in Transition - Economic Outlook and Key Challenges - Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting
Subject: Secretary's Memorandum to Executive Board
October 13, 2012 -- Arab Countries in Transition: Economic Outlook and Key Challenges; Notes Prepared by Staff of the International Monetary Fund for the Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting October 12, 2012 Tokyo
September 10, 2011 -- Middle East and North Africa: Economic Outlook and Key Challenges; Notes Prepared by Staff of the International Monetary Fund for the Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting -- September 10, 2011; Marseille, France
Group of Seven industrial nations, plus Russia, bolstered their support for Middle East and North African countries under the Deauville Partnership, an initiative launched at a leaders’ summit last May, and welcomed moves by international financial institutions to improve coordination.
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Press Releases
April 21, 2013 -- Press Release: Joint Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde and the Egyptian Authorities
April 15, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to Egypt
March 17, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of the Visit by IMF Director Masood Ahmed to Egypt
January 07, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of the Visit by IMF Director Masood Ahmed to Egypt
January 07, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of the Visit by IMF Director Masood Ahmed to Egypt
November 20, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement with Egypt on a US$4.8 Billion Stand-By Arrangement
August 22, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of Her Visit to Egypt
August 15, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde to Visit Egypt Next Week
April 10, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to Egypt
January 18, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission on Egypt
November 03, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to Egypt
June 05, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Reaches Staff Level Agreement with Egypt on a US$3 Billion Stand-By Arrangement
June 05, 2011 -- Statement by John Lipsky, Acting Managing Director of the IMF, on Egypt
June 02, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by Ms. Ratna Sahay, Deputy Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department and head of the IMF mission in Egypt
May 12, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF spokesperson on the Arab Republic of Egypt
April 11, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Fact-Finding Team Visits Egypt
September 15, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of his Visit to Egypt
December 18, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Reviews Economic Developments and Policies in the Arab Republic of Egypt
April 18, 2006 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission on the 2006 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
July 25, 2005 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato on the Sharm el-Sheik Bombings in the Arab Republic of Egypt
February 16, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Concludes Discussions for the 2005 Article IV Consultation with Egypt
January 31, 2005 -- Press Release: The Arab Republic of Egypt Subscribes to the IMF's Special Data Dissemination Standard
January 26, 2005 -- Press Release: Arab Republic of Egypt Accepts Article VIII Obligations
October 26, 2004 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato at the Conclusion of a Visit to the Arab Republic of Egypt
October 20, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato to Visit Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, and Egypt
January 30, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Welcomes Arab Republic of Egypt's Decision to Adopt a Floating Exchange Rate Regime
October 11, 1996 -- Press Release: IMF Approves 24-month Stand-By Credit for Egypt
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Public Information Notices
April 14, 2010 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 15, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2008 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
December 03, 2007 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2007 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 11, 2006 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
June 07, 2005 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2005 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 12, 2004 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
November 05, 2001 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2001 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
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Publications
July 01, 2011 -- Inflation Inertia in Egypt and its Policy Implications
Author/Editor: Moriyama, Kenji
Series: Working Paper No. 11/160
May 01, 2011 -- Estimating a Small Open-Economy Model for Egypt: Spillovers, Inflation Dynamics, and Implications for Monetary Policy
Author/Editor: Arbatli, Elif C | Moriyama, Kenji
Series: Working Paper No. 11/108
February 01, 2011 -- What Drives the Performance of Selected MENA Banks? A Meta-Frontier Analysis
Author/Editor: Ben Naceur, Sami | Ben-Khedhiri, Hichem | Casu, Barbara
Series: Working Paper No. 11/34
December 13, 2007 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 07/381
December 01, 2007 -- The Monetary Transmission Mechanism in Egypt
Author/Editor: Al-Mashat, Rania A. | Billmeier, Andreas
Series: Working Paper No. 07/285
July 01, 2007 -- Go Long or Short in Pyramids? News from the Egyptian Stock Market
Author/Editor: Billmeier, Andreas | Massa, Isabella
Series: Working Paper No. 07/179
March 01, 2007 -- Egypt--Searching for Binding Constraints on Growth
Author/Editor: Enders, Klaus-Stefan
Series: Working Paper No. 07/57
May 01, 2006 -- Altruism and Workers' Remittances: Evidence from Selected Countries in the Middle East and Central Asia
Author/Editor: Bouhga-Hagbe, Jacques
Series: Working Paper No. 06/130
July 21, 2005 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes - Data Module, Response by the Authorities, and Detailed Assessments Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework
Series: Country Report No. 05/238
June 07, 2005 -- Arab Republic of Egypt: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 05/179
May 01, 2005 -- Is the Middle East and North Africa Region Achieving Its Trade Potential?
Author/Editor: Söderling, Ludvig
Series: Working Paper No. 05/90
January 01, 2005 -- Trade and Growth in the Presence of Distortions
Author/Editor: Cassing, James H | Tokarick, Stephen
Series: Working Paper No. 05/12
April 01, 2002 -- Fiscal Revenues in South Mediterranean Arab Countries: Vulnerabilities and Growth Potential
Author/Editor: Nashashibi, Karim A.
Series: Working Paper No. 02/67
April 01, 2002 -- Fiscal Revenues in South Mediterranean Arab Countries: Vulnerabilities and Growth Potential
Author/Editor: Nashashibi, Karim A.
Series: Working Paper No. 02/67
February 01, 2002 -- The Role of Affordable Mortgages in Improving Living Standards and Stimulating Growth: A Survey of Selected MENA Countries
Author/Editor: Erbas, S. Nuri | Nothaft, Frank E.
Series: Working Paper No. 02/17
February 01, 2002 -- The Role of Affordable Mortgages in Improving Living Standards and Stimulating Growth: A Survey of Selected MENA Countries
Author/Editor: Erbas, S. Nuri | Nothaft, Frank E.
Series: Working Paper No. 02/17
October 01, 2001 -- Trade in the Mashreq: An Empirical Examination
Author/Editor: Blavy, Rodolphe
Series: Working Paper No. 01/163
October 01, 2001 -- Trade in the Mashreq: An Empirical Examination
Author/Editor: Blavy, Rodolphe
Series: Working Paper No. 01/163
December 01, 2000 -- "Northwest of Suez: The 1956 Crisis and the IMF"
Author/Editor: Boughton, James M.
Series: Working Paper No. 00/192
April 01, 1999 -- The Egyptian Stock Market - Efficiency Tests and Volatility Effects
Author/Editor: Mecagni, Mauro | Sawky Sourial, Maged
Series: Working Paper No. 99/48
March 01, 1999 -- Real Exchange Rate Behavior and Economic Growth - Evidence from Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, and Tunisia
Author/Editor: Domaç, Ilker | Shabsigh, Ghiath
Series: Working Paper No. 99/40
August 01, 1998 -- Impact of European Union Association Agreements on Mediterranean Countries
Author/Editor: Ghesquière, Henri C.
Series: Working Paper No. 98/116
May 01, 1998 -- Egypt:Beyond Stabilization. Toward a Dynamic Market Economy
Author/Editor: Handy, Howard
Series: Occasional Paper No. 163
January 01, 1998 -- Estimating Egypt's Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate
Author/Editor: Mongardini, Joannes
Series: Working Paper No. 98/5
September 01, 1997 -- The Egyptian Stabilization Experience - An Analytical Retrospective
Author/Editor: Subramanian, Arvind
Series: Working Paper No. 97/105
March 28, 1997 -- Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy: The Case of Egypt
Author/Editor: El-Khouri, Samir | Elhage, Mohamad | Hosny, Mohamed | Hussein, Shehadah | Rached, Mounir | Yousef, Abdelhadi
January 22, 1996 -- Effects of the Uruguay Round on Egypt and Morocco
Author/Editor: Shiells, Clinton R. | Subramanian, Arvind | Uimonen, Peter
Series: Working Paper No. 96/7
December 01, 1995 -- Financial Sector Reforms in Eight Countries: Issues and Results
Author/Editor: Galbis, Vicente
Series: Working Paper No. 95/141
July 06, 1995 -- The Adoption of Indirect Instruments of Monetary Policy
Author/Editor: Baliño, Tomás J. T. | Enoch, Charles | Alexander, William E.
Series: Occasional Paper No. 126
Notes: By a staff team headed by William E. Alexander, Tomas J. T. Balino, and Charles Enoch and comprising Francesco Caramazza, George Iden, David Marston, Johannes Mueller, Ceyla Pazarbasioglu, Marc Quintyn, Matthew Saal, and Gabriel Sensenbrenner.
November 01, 1994 -- Fiscal Policy Sustainability in Oil-Producing Countries
Author/Editor: Liuksila, Claire | García, Alejandro | Bassett, Sheila
Series: Working Paper No. 94/137
November 01, 1994 -- Fiscal Policy Sustainability in Oil-Producing Countries
Author/Editor: Liuksila, Claire | García, Alejandro | Bassett, Sheila
Series: Working Paper No. 94/137
September 15, 1990 -- Analytical and Policy Aspects of Financial Programming: The Case of Egypt
Author/Editor: Dajani, Taher | El-Khouri, Samir | Hosny, Mohamed | Rached, Mounir | IMF Institute
September 15, 1987 -- Adjustment Policies and Development Strategies in the Arab World: Papers Presented at a Seminar held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, February 16-18, 1987
Author/Editor: El-Naggar, Saíd
September 15, 1987 -- Adjustment Policies and Development Strategies in the Arab World: Papers Presented at a Seminar held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, February 16-18, 1987
Author/Editor: El-Naggar, Saíd
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Speeches
November 13, 2012 -- Enabling Economic Transformation in the Middle East and North Africa by David Lipton, IMF First Deputy Managing Director
May 03, 2007 -- International Compact with Iraq, Statement by Mr. Takatoshi Kato, Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, May 3, 2007
June 23, 2006 -- The Euro-Mediterranean Partnership Ten Years On: Reassessing Readiness and Prospects, Statement by Saleh M. Nsouli, Director of IMF Offices in Europe, IMF
At Crans-Montana Forum, Monaco
January 06, 2001 -- Exchange Rate Regimes: Is the Bipolar View Correct? -- Address by Stanley Fischer
Prepared for delivery as the Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government, jointly sponsored by the American Economic Association and the Society of Government Economists, at the meetings of the American Economic Association, New Orleans
December 05, 1998 -- The Benefits and Risks Associated with the Wider Integration of International Financial Markets--Address by Shigemitsu Sugisaki
Given at the Oman International Economic Conference, Muscat
November 16, 1997 -- Statement by Stanley Fischer
Given at the Middle East/North Africa Economic Conference, Doha, Qatar.
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Statements at Donor Meetings
September 10, 2011 -- Deauville Partnership -- International Financial Institutions (IFIs) statement -- September 10, 2011
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Transcripts
April 14, 2014 -- New Transcript of a Press Briefing on the Middle East And Central Asia Regional Economic Outlook Update
April 08, 2014 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the World Economic Outlook (WEO)
November 07, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director of the Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
October 25, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, Communications Department,International Monetary Fund
October 11, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by G24 Ministers
October 11, 2013 -- Transcript of an IMF Press Conference on the Middle East and North Africa Economic Outlook
October 10, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of the Managing Director
October 09, 2013 -- Transcript of the Fiscal Monitor Press Conference
September 12, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
August 01, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Roundtable with IMF Managing Director
July 25, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
July 11, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
June 20, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
June 06, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
May 23, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
May 09, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
April 20, 2013 -- Transcript of the IMFC Press Conference
April 20, 2013 -- Transcript of the Development Committee Press Briefing
April 19, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the Middle East Economic Outlook
April 18, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of the Managing Director
April 17, 2013 -- Transcript of the Press Briefing on the Global Financial Stability Report
April 16, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Fiscal Monitor
April 11, 2013 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Jordan
March 28, 2013 -- Transcript of a press briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department,International Monetary Fund
March 14, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
February 28, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
February 15, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
January 31, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
December 13, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations, International Monetary Fund
November 29, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
November 01, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations, International Monetary Fund
October 12, 2012 -- Transcript of the IMF Middle East and Central Asia Department Press Briefing
October 11, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton
October 09, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the IMF Fiscal Monitor
October 04, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
September 13, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
August 30, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
August 03, 2012 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Jordan’s Stand-By Arrangement, Morocco’s Precautionary and Liquidity Line and the IMF’s Engagement in the Middle East and North Africa
June 28, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
June 14, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
May 17, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Deputy Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
May 03, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
April 19, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton
April 19, 2012 -- Transcript of the G24 Press Briefing
April 05, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
March 22, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Deputy Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
March 08, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
February 23, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
February 09, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
January 12, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
December 15, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Deputy Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
July 21, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Senior Advisor, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
May 12, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Caroline Atkinson, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
April 28, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Senior Advisor, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
April 07, 2011 -- Transcript of a Group Interview with Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn and Middle East Journalists
March 31, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Caroline Atkinson, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
March 03, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Caroline Atkinson, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
February 03, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Caroline Atkinson, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
April 24, 2010 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the International Monetary and Financial Committee's 2010 Spring Meeting
October 11, 2008 -- Transcript of International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Press Briefing
September 19, 2003 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by Managing Director Horst Köhler with First Deputy Managing Director Anne Krueger and External Relations Director Thomas C. Dawson
Dubai International Convention Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
September 18, 2003 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the Economic Outlook in the Middle East and North Africa
June 06, 2003 -- Transcript of Press Briefing by Managing Director Horst Köhler at the Burj Al Arab Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
March 13, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF
This as one of our regular briefings where questions can be on whatever subjects you believe are of interest and of relevance to the Fund.
January 31, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF
I can also confirm, since we have had some inquiries, that the Managing Director, as is customary, will attend the G-7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' Meeting in Ottawa at the end of next week.
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Views & Commentaries
May 19, 2013 -- Growth and Jobs to Meet the Aspirations of the Arab Countries in Transition, a commentary by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund
June 13, 2012 -- Youth Unemployment in the MENA Region: Determinants and Challenges by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, IMF; Dominique Guillaume, Deputy Division Chief, IMF; Davide Furceri, Economist, IMF
May 24, 2012 -- Arab Oil Importers Under Strain, A Commentary by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund
May 20, 2011 -- Creating Jobs in the Middle East and North Africa, A Commentary by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund
May 19, 2011 -- Middle East and North Africa: Protecting Social Cohesion and Economic Stability, A Commentary by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund
October 30, 2010 -- Trade Competitiveness and Growth in the MENA Region by Masood Ahmed
October 26, 2010 -- Higher Wheat Prices: Need to Cushion the Effect on the Poor, A Commentary by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund
August 31, 2002 -- The IMF and Ukraine: What Really Happened, A Commentary by Lorenzo Figliuoli and Bogdan Lissovolik, IMF Resident Representatives in Ukraine