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December 3, 2014
July 31, 2013
August 1, 2012
July 25, 2011
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|South Africa and the IMF|
Updated April 22, 2017
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 01, 2016. Listed below are items related to South Africa, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|December 08, 2010 -- South Africa: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes on Banking Supervision, Insurance Supervision, and Securities' Regulation|
Series: Country Report No. 10/352
|December 08, 2010 -- South Africa: Detailed Assessment of Compliance on Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision|
Series: Country Report No. 10/353
|December 08, 2010 -- South Africa: Detailed Assessment of Observance on the International Association of Insurance Supervisors' Insurance Core Principles|
Series: Country Report No. 10/354
|December 08, 2010 -- South Africa: Detailed Assessment of Implementation on IOSCO Principles-Securities Markets|
Series: Country Report No. 10/355
|October 09, 2010 -- Transcript of G-24 Press Conference|
|October 08, 2010 -- Statement by the Hon. Pravin Jamnadas Gordhan, Governor of the World Bank Group for South Africa|
PDF File Size: 454Kb
|September 29, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Faster Growth to Boost Jobs Is South Africa's Priority|
Economic activity in South Africa is rebounding, although the pace of recovery remains moderate, IMF economists say. Absent a major change in the external environment, the nation’s recovery should continue, the economists add in their regular review of Africa’s biggest economy.
|September 21, 2010 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with South Africa|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
|September 21, 2010 -- South Africa: 2010 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for South Africa|
Series: Country Report No. 10/296
|September 17, 2010 -- Finance & Development, September 2010|
Series: Finance & Development, Volume 47, No. 3
|September 01, 2010 -- South Africa: Report on Observance of Standards and Codes|
Series: Country Report No. 10/272
|September 01, 2010 -- Cyclicality of Revenue and Structural Balances in South Africa|
Author/Editor: Aydin, Burcu
Series: Working Paper No. 10/216
|September 01, 2010 -- Performance of Fiscal Accounts in South Africa in a Cross-Country Setting|
Author/Editor: Aydin, Burcu
Series: Working Paper No. 10/217
|April 24, 2010 -- IMFC Statement by Olusegun O. Aganga, Minister of Finance, Federal Ministry of Finance, Nigeria|
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: 356Kb
|March 10, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of His Visit to South Africa|
|March 04, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Private Sector Gains Ground in Africa|
The growing role of the private sector in Africa has been credited by the head of the IMF's African Department for sustaining foreign investment during the recent global slump. In an interview, Antoinette Sayeh says Africa has demonstrated a new openness.
|March 04, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Africa Faces Twin Challenges After Global Crisis|
With world recovery under way, Africa faces the twin challenges of reviving strong growth and reinforcing resilience to the economic shocks that regularly batter the continent, IMF officials say, as the IMF's head embarks on a three-country visit to the region.
|January 07, 2010 -- Kingdom of Lesotho: 2008 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Supplement;Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by theExecutive Director for the Kingdom of Lesotho|
Series: Country Report No. 10/5
|January 07, 2010 -- IMF Survey: All About Goals as Africa Shows Signs of Recovery|
A successful soccer World Cup in South Africa later this year will be one of several goals in the sights of African countries. After being battered by world events last year, sub-Saharan Africa will be aiming at speedy economic recovery in 2010.
|September 25, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Sound Policies Shield South Africa from Worst of Recession|
Sound macroeconomic policies have helped cushion the impact of South Africa's first recession since 1992, the IMF says. In its regular assessment of South Africa's economy, the IMF stresses the importance of progress on structural reforms to remove long-standing barriers to growth and employment.