Guinea Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Guinea
This web page provides information on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Guinea and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Guinea and the IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English and French that deal with Guinea.
News and Highlights
The Implications of the Global Financial Crisis for Low-Income Countries; International Monetary Fund; March 2009.
The global financial crisis is expected to have a major impact on low-income countries(LICs), especially in sub Saharan Africa—and urgent action is required by LIC policymakers and the international community.
IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn says Africa will not be spared the consequences of the global crisis and that the significant gains many countries have made in recent years in the fight against poverty are now at risk.
The world must not forget Africa during this crisis, A Commentary by Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
Guinea and The IMF
Guinea: Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance and Modification of Performance Criterion, and Financing Assurances Review
Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility for Guinea and Approves US$27.4 Million Disbursement
Guinea -- Letter of Intent, Supplement to the Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 03, 2013
May 3, 2013
Also available in French PDF File Size: 597Kb
Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa
The October 2013 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa provides a comprehensive report on the prospects for growth in the region, as well as the major risks to the outlook. Generally, growth is expected to remain strong despite a downward revision since the May 2013 report. The report analyzes drivers of growth in nonresource-rich sub-Saharan African countries, and examines the risks to frontier market economies of volatile capital flows as they become more integrated with international capital markets.