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Projected % Change
   2014  2015
Real GDP 4.6 4.5
Consumer Prices 2.9 3.2
Source: World Economic Outlook (October 2014)
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Saudi Arabia and the IMF
Updated December 12, 2014

The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 11, 2014. Listed below are items related to Saudi Arabia, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).

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December 12, 2014 -- New Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
November 17, 2014 -- IMF Survey : More Efficient Public Investment a Mideast, Central Asia Priority
Improving the efficiency of public infrastructure investment across many oil exporters in the Middle East and North Africa and the Caucasus and Central Asia is now more important than ever, a new IMF study says.
November 12, 2014 -- Making the Most of Public Investment in MENA and CCA Oil-Exporting Countries
September 23, 2014 -- Saudi Arabia: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release
Series: Country Report No. 14/292
Notes: Also Available in Arabic
July 21, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Saudi Arabia
June 03, 2014 -- IMF Survey : Gulf Economies Should Diversify to Sustain Strong Future Growth
Economic diversification is vital if the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)—Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates—are to sustain strong growth in the future, a regional conference heard.
May 20, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Statement at the Conclusion of 2014 Article IV Discussions with Saudi Arabia
April 30, 2014 -- IMF Survey : IMF Opens Dialogue with Gulf Parliamentarians
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) provides a forum for parliamentarians from member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)—Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates—to exchange views on the Fund’s role and the economic issues facing the region.
April 09, 2014 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the Fiscal Monitor Report
January 13, 2014 -- Economic Growth and Government Spending in Saudi Arabia: an Empirical Investigation
Author/Editor: Saad A. Alshahrani | Ali J. Alsadiq
Series: Working Paper No. 14/3
December 05, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Deputy Managing Director Min Zhu at the Conclusion of his Visit to Saudi Arabia
November 27, 2013 -- IMF Survey : IMF Facilitates Debate on Private Sector, Growth, Jobs in Mideast
The private sector’s contribution to growth and job creation in the Middle East and North Africa remains one of the lowest globally. To achieve its potential, the key constraints facing the private sector need to be identified and addressed.
November 13, 2013 -- Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) - Economic Prospects and Policy Challenges for the GCC Countries
Subject: Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf | Middle East | North Africa | Transition economies | Oil prices | Fiscal risk | Spillovers | Economic growth | Fiscal policy | Monetary policy | Cross country analysis
November 13, 2013 -- Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) - Labor Market Reforms to Boost Employment and Productivity in the GCC
Subject: Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf | Unemployment | Labor productivity | Labor market reforms | Private sector | Global competitiveness | Cross country analysis
July 24, 2013 -- Saudi Arabia: 2013 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 13/229
Notes: Also Available in Arabic
July 24, 2013 -- Saudi Arabia: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 13/230
Notes: Also Available in Arabic
July 24, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Saudi Arabia’s Strong Growth Offers Chance to Tackle Jobs Challenge
Saudi Arabia’s economy continues to perform well, with growth of 5.1 percent in 2012, thanks to high oil prices and output, strong private sector growth, and government spending, say IMF economists.
July 19, 2013 -- Saudi Arabia: Financial Sector Assessment Program Update—Detailed Assessment of Observance of the IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation
Series: Country Report No. 13/212
July 19, 2013 -- Saudi Arabia: Financial Sector Assessment Program Update—Detailed Assessment of Observance of the Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision
Series: Country Report No. 13/213
July 19, 2013 -- Saudi Arabia: Financial Sector Assessment Program Update—Detailed Assessment of Observance of the CPSS Core Principles for Systemically Important Payment Systems
Series: Country Report No. 13/214

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