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September 25, 2015
July 31, 2015
April 24, 2015
November 10, 2014
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|Jordan and the IMF|
Updated April 22, 2017
|On September 25, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund discussed the ex-post evaluation of the exceptional access arrangement of Jordan.|
In 2002, the IMF Executive Board decided to conduct ex-post evaluations of arrangements involving exceptional access to the Fund’s General Resource Account. The purpose of these evaluations, which have to be completed within one year of the end of the arrangement, is to provide a critical and frank discussion of whether justifications presented at the outset of the arrangement—including the justification for exceptional access—were consistent with Fund policies and to review performance under the Fund supported program. A staff team prepares a report that is discussed with the country’s authorities and presented to the Executive Board for discussion.
The authorities need more time to consider the publication of the staff report and the related press release.
The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on April 28, 2014. Listed below are items related to Jordan, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|April 22, 2017 -- 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: 278Kb
|April 21, 2017 -- Transcript of Middle East and Central Asia Press Briefing|
|March 15, 2017 -- IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Jordan |
|March 09, 2017 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with Gerry Rice, Director of the IMF Communications Department and IMF Spokesman|
|November 14, 2016 -- Jordan: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2016 Article IV Mission and First-Review under the Extended Fund Facility|
|October 08, 2016 -- 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: 188Kb
|October 07, 2016 -- Transcript of Press Briefing on the 2016 Economic Outlook for the Middle East and Central Asia |
|September 14, 2016 -- Jordan : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Jordan|
Series: Country Report No. 16/295
|August 25, 2016 -- IMF Executive Board Approves US$723 million Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility for Jordan|
|June 20, 2016 -- Press Release: IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement with Jordan on a Three-Year Extended Fund Facility|
|May 20, 2016 -- Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability in the Arab Region|
Author/Editor: Ananthakrishnan Prasad | Heba Abdel Monem | Pilar Garcia Martinez
Series: Working Paper No. 16/98
|May 20, 2016 -- Podcast : Refugee Crisis Taking Toll on Jordan, Imad Fakhoury|
Of the 5 million people fleeing civil war in Syria, more than a million have ended up in Jordan. The refugee crisis has hit host countries like Jordan hard. Imad Fakhoury, Jordan’s minister of planning, joined a seminar about Conflicts and the Refugee Crisis, at the IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings. In this podcast, Fakhoury talks about the impacts of the refugee crisis on Jordan.
|April 16, 2016 -- Transcript of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Press Conference - Thirty-Third Meeting of the IMFC|
|April 15, 2016 -- Transcript of Middle East and Central Asia (MCD) Press Briefing on MCD Economic Outlook Update|
|April 15, 2016 -- IMF Survey : Conflicts and the Refugee Crisis: An International Call for Action|
Efforts to deal with the current and unprecedented refugee crisis require a “bigger, bolder, and broader” approach the IMF’s Christine Lagarde told a seminar at the IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings.
|April 15, 2016 -- 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: 162Kb
|April 07, 2016 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Jordan|
|February 04, 2016 -- Remarks by IMF Deputy Managing Director, Mr. Mitsuhiro Furusawa — London Conference on Supporting Syria and the Region|
|November 18, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Statement at the End of a Mission to Jordan|
|November 12, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF|