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|Kenya and the IMF|
Updated February 2, 2017
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on September 22, 2014. Listed below are items related to Kenya, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|September 17, 2013 -- "Economic Resilience in a Challenging International Environment", Opening remarks at the 2013 Nairobi Conference, by Antoinette M. Sayeh|
|September 16, 2013 -- Podcast : Kenya's Economy Takes Off|
Kenya is one of the success stories of Africa’s economic resurgence. With this strong performance in mind, the Kenya and the IMF will co-host a conference to discuss the country's prospects.
|September 09, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Kenya-IMF Event to Explore Pathway for Emerging Markets|
The Kenyan government and the IMF announce a conference in Nairobi later this month that will highlight Kenya’s success and prospects. An underlying theme will be inclusive growth that spreads economic growth benefits to all Kenyans.
|September 04, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF, Kenya to Co-Host Conference to Discuss the Country’s Economic Success, Prospects and Challenges|
|August 12, 2013 -- Energy Subsidy Reform in Sub-Saharan Africa : Experiences and Lessons|
Author/Editor: Trevor Serge Coleridge Alleyne | Mumtaz Hussain
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 13/2
Notes: Also available in French
|June 20, 2013 -- IMF Survey : IMF, U.K. in Joint Research on Developing Country Policy Issues|
Amid a shortage of high-quality policy research on low-income countries, the IMF partners with the U.K. Department for International Development in a three-year project to generate research findings that can feed into these countries’ economic policies.
|May 08, 2013 -- Press Release: Special Data Dissemination Standard Workshop in Gaborone, Botswana|
|April 30, 2013 -- Kenya : Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and Request for a Waiver and Modification of Performance Criteria—Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Press Release|
Series: Country Report No. 13/107
|April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Pravin J. Gordhan, Minister of Finance, National Treasury, South Africa|
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Republic of South Sudan, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 288Kb
|April 16, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under the ECF Arrangement for Kenya and Approves US$108.5 Million Disbursement|
|April 11, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Regional Technical Assistance Center for East Africa Scales Up Activities; External Evaluation Commends Very Strong Performance|
|March 28, 2013 -- Kenya -- Letter of Intent, and Updated Technical Memorandum of Understanding, March 28, 2013|
PDF File Size: 479Kb
|March 27, 2013 -- IMF Survey : IMF Sees Big Gains from Energy Subsidies Reform|
Subsidies are intended to protect consumers by keeping prices low. But many argue subsidies are inefficient and could be replaced with better means of protecting consumers in need. A new IMF paper urges governments the world over to reform subsidies affecting products ranging from coal to gasoline.
|March 20, 2013 -- Mid-Term Evaluation Report on the Enhanced Data Dissemination Initiative Project|
Subject: Statistics | Africa | National accounts | Monetary statistics | Government finance statistics | Balance of payments statistics | Data quality assessment framework | General Data Dissemination System | Special Data Dissemination Standard | Technical assistance
|March 07, 2013 -- Forecasting and Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries : Food and non-Food Inflation in Kenya|
Author/Editor: Michal Andrle | Andrew Berg | R. Armando Morales | Rafael Portillo | Jan Vlcek
Series: Working Paper No. 13/61
|February 14, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Mission to Kenya|
|December 17, 2012 -- The East African Community After Ten Years - Deepening Integration|
|November 05, 2012 -- Kenya : Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility, Request for a Waiver and Modification of Performance Criteria: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Kenya.|
Series: Country Report No. 12/300
|October 24, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under the ECF Arrangement for Kenya and Approves US$110.5 Million Disbursement|
|October 13, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Pravin J. Gordhan, Minister of Finance, South Africa|
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 600Kb