|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on March 27, 2015. Listed below are items related to Hungary, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|April 24, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Financial Sector Key to European Recovery: IMF|
While there is room for cautious optimism that Europe’s economy will turn the corner in mid-2010, the financial sector holds the key to recovery and governments must act more forcefully to clean up banks, Marek Belka, head of the IMF’s European Department, says.
|April 23, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn with First Deputy Managing Director John Lipsky and External Relations Director Caroline Atkinson|
|March 30, 2009 -- Hungary: First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion|
Series: Country Report No. 09/105
|March 26, 2009 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on the Completion of the First Review of Hungary’s Stand-By Arrangement|
|March 25, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Completes First Review Under Stand-By Arrangement with Hungary and Approves €2.35 Billion Disbursement|
|February 16, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Announces Staff-Level Agreement with Hungary on First Review of Stand-By Arrangement|
|January 29, 2009 -- 10 Years of the Euro: A Perspective from the IMF, by Sean Hagan at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt|
|January 23, 2009 -- Hungary - Stand-By Arrangement - Interim Review Under the Emergency Financing Mechanism|
Series: Country Report No. 09/21
|January 14, 2009 -- IMF Survey: IMF Helping Counter Crisis Fallout in Emerging Europe|
The financial crisis has hit Europe hard. In an interview, IMF European Department head Marek Belka talks about Europe's prospects for recovery and the principles that guide the Fund as it seeks to help Europe's emerging economies counter the fallout of the crisis.
|January 13, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of his Visit to Hungary|
|January 13, 2009 -- "The Hungarians made their own contribution", Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Interview with Népszabadság|
|January 12, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Hungary: Markets Have Stabilized, but Long Road Ahead|
Hungary's financial markets have stabilized since the IMF approved a $15.7 billion loan to back a program designed to ease financial market stress and support economic activity. But the road ahead is long, says James Morsink, the IMF's mission chief for Hungary.
|January 09, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn to Visit Hungary|
|December 15, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission to Hungary|
|November 21, 2008 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Executive Board Approval of a Stand-by Arrangement for Hungary, With Anne-Marie Gulde, Senior Advisor in the IMF's European Department and Mission Chief for Hungary, James Morsink, Division Chief in the European Department|
|November 17, 2008 -- Hungary: Request for Stand-By Arrangement-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion|
Series: Country Report No. 08/361
|November 06, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves 12.3 Billion Euro Stand-By Arrangement for Hungary|
|November 06, 2008 -- IMF Survey: IMF Agrees $15.7 Billion Loan to Bolster Hungary's Finances|
The IMF's Executive Board approves a $15.7 billion loan for Hungary as part of a program designed to ease financial market stress in the East European country while supporting longer-run economic goals of reforming government finances and the banking sector.
|November 04, 2008 -- Hungary -- Letter of Intent and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 04, 2008|
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|October 30, 2008 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by IMF Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn on the Launch of a New Lending Facility for Emerging Markets|