This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Iraq, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Iraq and IMF, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Iraq.
Iraq and the IMF
December 19, 2016
The following item is a Letter of Intent of the government of Iraq, which describes the policies that Iraq intends to implement in the context of its request for a policy support instrument from the IMF. The document, which is the property of Iraq, is being made available on the IMF website by agreement with the member as a service to users of the IMF website. PDF File Size: 664Kb
Iraq : First Review of the Three-Year Stand-By Arrangement and Financing Assurances Review, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria, Modification of Performance Criteria, and Rephasing of the Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Iraq
December 13, 2016
Author/Editor: International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.
Series: Country Report No. 16/379
December 5, 2016
October 11, 2016
September 21, 2016
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde met on September 21 with Iraq’s Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi in New York on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meetings. During the meeting, they discussed Iraq’s IMF-supported economic reform program that was approved by the Executive Board on July 7, 2016.
Regional Economic Outlook
Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan
Deepening conflicts, low oil prices, and spillovers from the slowdowns in Russia and China continue to weigh on economic growth in the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan (MENAP) and the Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) regions. Read the report