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Consumer Prices 7.0 6.0
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Zambia and the IMF
Updated June 6, 2014

The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on December 11, 2013. Listed below are items related to Zambia, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).

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June 06, 2014 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to Zambia
April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister 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, Republic of South Sudan, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 244Kb
March 05, 2014 -- IMF Survey : New Tool to Improve Tax Administration
A new assessment tool will help gauge the relative performance of tax administrations and offer insights on reform priorities going forward.
January 09, 2014 -- Zambia: 2013 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 14/5
December 19, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Zambia
December 19, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Reviews Noncomplying Disbursements and Recommendation for Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion
October 12, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Pravin J. Gordhan, Minister of Finance for 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: 94Kb
September 24, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of the IMF Mission to Zambia
June 03, 2013 -- Inclusive Growth: An Application of the Social Opportunity Function to Selected African Countries
Author/Editor: Adedeji, Olumuyiwa | Du, Huancheng | Opoku-Afari, Maxwell
Series: Working Paper No. 13/139
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 08, 2013 -- Press Release: Additional Funding to Boost Capacity Development in Southern Africa by IMF Regional Technical Assistance Center
April 05, 2013 -- Press Release: Southern African Central Bank and Finance Ministry Officials Discuss Macroprudential Approaches to Supervision of Financial Systems in the Region
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
November 05, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Staff Mission to Zambia
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
July 26, 2012 -- Zambia: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 12/200
July 19, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Zambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
June 21, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Zambia Needs Fewer Obstacles to Job-intensive Growth
Zambia faces challenges in ensuring that its mineral-dependent economy achieves inclusive and employment-intensive growth over the medium term, a conference in Lusaka heard. The event focused on obstacles to rural development, economic diversification, and generating more jobs in the formal sector of the economy.
May 24, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF-ILO-Zambia Conference Calls for Commitment to Growth Strategy for Employment, Decent Work and Development
April 21, 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: 296Kb
April 01, 2012 -- Monetary Policy in Low Income Countries in the Face of the Global Crisis: The Case of Zambia
Author/Editor: Baldini, Alfredo | Benes, Jaromir | Berg, Andrew | Dao, Mai | Portillo, Rafael
Series: Working Paper No. 12/94
March 13, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
September 24, 2011 -- IMFC Statement by Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Coordinating Minister of the Economy and 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: 168Kb
July 20, 2011 -- Zambia: Sixth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, and Financing Assurances Review - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 11/196
July 20, 2011 -- Zambia: Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement - Update
Series: Country Report No. 11/197
July 01, 2011 -- FDI from BRICs to LICs: Emerging Growth Driver?
Author/Editor: Mlachila, Montfort | Takebe, Misa
Series: Working Paper No. 11/178
June 20, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth and Final Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Zambia and Approves US$29.3 Million Disbursement
June 03, 2011 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, and Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, June 03, 2011
PDF File Size: 410Kb
April 16, 2011 -- Transcript of Press Conference Following the International Monetary and Financial Committee(IMFC)
April 16, 2011 -- IMFC Statement by Teklewold Atnafu, Governor, National Bank of Ethiopia
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: 222Kb
March 16, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
December 27, 2010 -- Zambia: Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria, and Financing Assurances Review
Series: Country Report No. 10/383
December 10, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under ECF Arrangement with Zambia and Approves US$28.3 Million Disbursement
November 24, 2010 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 24, 2010
PDF File Size: 455Kb
November 03, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
October 10, 2010 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by African Finance Ministers at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group Annual Meetings
September 15, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
July 13, 2010 -- Zambia - Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Modification of Performance Criteria, and Financing Assurances Review
Series: Country Report No. 10/208
June 25, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under ECF Arrangement for Zambia and Approves US$27.1 Million Disbursement
June 10, 2010 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 10, 2010
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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 11, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of His Visit to Zambia
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.
March 03, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
January 15, 2010 -- Zambia: 2009 Article IV Consultation, Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty and Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Supplement: Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 10/17
December 17, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2009 Article IV Consultation with Zambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
December 15, 2009 -- Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Exchange Rates and Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa
Author/Editor: Ben Ltaifa, Nabil | Kaendera, Stella | Dixit, S. V. S.
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 09/03
December 14, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the PRGF Arrangement with Zambia and Approves US$ 81.2 Million Disbursement
December 03, 2009 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 03, 2009
PDF File Size: 459Kb
October 28, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Zambia
October 01, 2009 -- Transcript of the Fourth Pillar Meeting, Istanbul Convention, Center Taksim Meeting Room
September 04, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Zambia
June 16, 2009 -- Zambia: First and Second Reviews of the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Augmentation of Access - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director of Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 09/188
June 01, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Conference Call by the International Monetary Fund on "Lending for Africa"
May 01, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First and Second Reviews under the PRGF Arrangement with Zambia and Approves US$ 256.4 Million Increase in Financial Support and US$ 160.1 Million Disbursement
April 26, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Crisis Threatens Millions in Africa, Ministers Say
African Finance Ministers welcome commitments to increase resources for developing countries, but caution that assistance was needed quickly if Africa is to contain the impact of the global economic crisis.
April 25, 2009 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Briefing
April 25, 2009 -- IMFC Statement by H.E. Tito Mboweni, Governor, South African Reserve Bank, 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. PDF File Size: 337Kb
April 15, 2009 -- Transcript of a Conference Call with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on IMF Facilities Reform
April 08, 2009 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, April 08, 2009
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March 04, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Zambia
December 10, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Zambia
October 11, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Tito Mboweni, Governor, South African Reserve Bank
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. PDF File Size: 278Kb
September 30, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Zambia
June 17, 2008 -- Zambia: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 08/187
June 04, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$79.2 Million PRGF Arrangement with Zambia
May 07, 2008 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 07, 2008
PDF File Size: 213Kb
April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by the Honourable Tito Mboweni, Governor, South African Reserve Bank
On behalf of: 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. PDF File Size: 188Kb
March 21, 2008 -- Evaluation of the U.K. DFID-Financed Technical Assistance GDDS Project for Selected Anglophone African Countries (2001-06)
Subject: Andorra | Botswana | Eritrea | Ethiopia | Ghana | Kenya | Lesotho | Liberia | Malawi | Namibia | Nigeria | Sierra Leone | Sudan | Swaziland | Zambia | Zimbabwe | Technical assistance programs | General Data Dissemination System
February 28, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
February 28, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Executive Directors at the Conclusion of their Visit to Zambia
January 30, 2008 -- Zambia: 2007 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 08/41
January 24, 2008 -- Zambia: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 08/29
January 24, 2008 -- Zambia: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 08/30
December 21, 2007 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2007 Article IV Consultation with Zambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
October 20, 2007 -- IMFC Statement by Shamsuddeen Usman, Minister of Finance, Nigeria
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia. PDF File Size: 186Kb
October 05, 2007 -- Comments on CGD Report on IMF Programs and Health Spending by Abdoulaye Bio-Tchané, Director, African Department, IMF
October 02, 2007 -- Transcript of an Oxfam Event on The Role of the Fund in Low-Income Countries
September 26, 2007 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
August 22, 2007 -- Zambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 07/276
August 22, 2007 -- Zambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 07/277
June 29, 2007 -- IMF comments on Does the IMF Constrain Health Spending in Poor Countries
June 20, 2007 -- Zambia: Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility Arrangement and Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 07/209
June 08, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under Zambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$33.4 Million Disbursement
May 22, 2007 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 22, 2007
PDF File Size: 270Kb
April 14, 2007 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing of African Finance Ministers
April 02, 2007 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
November 06, 2006 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission to Zambia
September 17, 2006 -- IMFC Statement by Hon. Nenadi E. Usman, Minister of Finance of 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: 271Kb
July 19, 2006 -- Zambia: Fourth Review of the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Modification of Performance Criteria, and Financing Assurances Review - Staff Report; and Press Release on the Executive Board Consideration
Series: Country Report No. 06/263
July 12, 2006 -- IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under Zambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$8.2 Million Disbursement
June 19, 2006 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 19, 2006
PDF File Size: 438Kb
May 01, 2006 -- HIV/AIDS: The Impact on Poverty and Inequality
Author/Editor: Salinas, Gonzalo | Haacker, Markus
Series: Working Paper No. 06/126
April 21, 2006 -- Transcript of the Press Conference on the Regional Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa
March 21, 2006 -- Zambia: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 06/118
March 16, 2006 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato During his Visit to Zambia
March 16, 2006 -- The IMF's Medium-Term Strategy for Low-Income Countries, Remarks by Rodrigo de Rato, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund
At the Regional Roundtable on Policies for Growth and Development and the Challenges of Scaling-Up Aid, Lusaka, Zambia
March 09, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato to Visit Equatorial Guinea and Zambia on March 13-17
March 09, 2006 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director of External Relations Department, IMF
February 24, 2006 -- Selected African Countries: IMF Technical Assistance Evaluation - Public Expenditure Management Reform
Series: Country Report No. 06/67
February 20, 2006 -- IMF Survey:
IMF strategic review; IMF transparency report; Art. IV summaries: Mauritius, Zambia, Guinea; South Asia and oil prices; New EU member experiences with capital account opening; AFRITACS future work plan; Goldsbrough on FSAP; global imbalances. PDF File Size: 570Kb
February 03, 2006 -- Zambia: 2005 Article IV Consultation, Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Waiver and Modification of Performance Criterion, and Financing Assurances Review - Staff Report; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 06/39
February 01, 2006 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2005 Article IV Consultation with Zambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 11, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under Zambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$15.9 Million Disbursement
December 23, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF To Extend 100 Percent Debt Relief to Zambia Under the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative
December 21, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF to Extend 100 Percent Debt Relief for 19 Countries Under the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative
December 09, 2005 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 09, 2005
PDF File Size: 447Kb
September 24, 2005 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Briefing
August 15, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
Niger relief effort; EB commitment to debt relief; Kato's visit to Mozambique, Zambia; U.S. economic expansion; Austria looks eastward; Attracting FDI to Southeastern Europe; IMF conditionality; hedge funds seminar; IEO priorities. PDF File Size: 1321Kb
August 03, 2005 -- Post-debt relief opportunities and challenges for Zambia, A Commentary by Takatoshi Kato Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
July 29, 2005 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Deputy Managing Director Takatoshi Kato at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia
July 21, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Deputy Managing Director Takatoshi Kato to Visit Mozambique and Zambia
June 13, 2005 -- Zambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Second Annual Progress Report-Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 05/195
April 19, 2005 -- Zambia: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries--Completion Point Document
Series: Country Report No. 05/137
April 19, 2005 -- Zambia: Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Waiver and Modification of Performance Criteria, and Financing Assurances Review--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 05/138
April 12, 2005 -- Zambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 05/112
April 08, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under Zambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$8.3 Million Disbursement
April 08, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF and World Bank Support US$3.90 Billion in Debt Service Relief for Zambia
March 23, 2005 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, March 23, 2005
PDF File Size: 366Kb
February 09, 2005 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission to Zambia
February 01, 2005 -- Zambia: Report on Observance of Standards and Codes--Data Module, Response by the Authorities, and Detailed Assessments Using Data Quality Assessment Framework
Series: Country Report No. 05/30
December 16, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First Review Under Zambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$126.3 Million Disbursement
November 30, 2004 -- Zambia-- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 30, 2004
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 18, 2004 -- A Response to the Global Campaign for Education, Oxfam International and Voluntary Service Overseas on Zambia, By Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF
This letter and attachment were sent in response to a paper about the IMF and Zambia prepared by the Global Campaign for Education, Oxfam International and Voluntary Service Overseas.
October 21, 2004 -- A Letter to the Editor of The Post of Zambia by David Andrews, IMF Mission Chief for Zambia
October 02, 2004 -- Press Conference by Gordon Brown, U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer and Chairman of the IMF's International Monetary and Financial Committee, and Rodrigo de Rato, Managing Director of the IMF, with Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relation Department of the IMF
Washington, D.C.
September 30, 2004 -- Transcript of a Joint IMF/World Bank Town Hall with Civil Society Organizations
September 30, 2004 -- A Response to ActionAid International and Other Organizations By Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF
This letter and attachment were sent in response to a paper on the fight against HIV/AIDS prepared by ActionAid International USA and other organizations.
July 29, 2004 -- Zambia: Request for Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 04/222
July 21, 2004 -- Zambia: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 04/160
July 21, 2004 -- Zambia: 2003 Article IV Consultation and Ex Post Assessment of Performance Under Fund-Supported Programs--Staff Reports; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zambia
Series: Country Report No. 04/214
July 16, 2004 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with Zambia and Discusses Ex Post Assessment of Performance Under Fund-Supported Programs
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 01, 2004 -- Zambia: Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 04/179
July 01, 2004 -- Zambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 04/181
June 16, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Approves US$320.41 Million PRGF Arrangement for Zambia
May 27, 2004 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 27, 2004
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
April 24, 2004 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Tito Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank
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: 606Kb
March 16, 2004 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, March 16, 2004
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 17, 2003 -- Press Release: Zambia--Joint Statement by the IMF Mission and the Government of Zambia
September 21, 2003 -- Statement by Mr. Jose Pedro de Morais Junior Minister of Finance of Angola, Given on the Occasion of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Meeting, September 21, 2003
Representing Africa Group I Constituency comprising the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
September 20, 2003 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of African Finance Ministers
July 31, 2003 -- Press Release: Joint Statement by the Government of Zambia and IMF Staff Mission
January 01, 2003 -- Small African Stock Markets--The Case of the Lusaka Stock Exchange
Author/Editor: Marone, Heloisa
Series: Working Paper No. 03/6
December 13, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF and World Bank Issue a Statement on the Food Situation in Southern and Eastern Africa
November 27, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Review Under Zambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$55 Million
November 08, 2002 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 8, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
September 28, 2002 -- Statement by Mr. Julio Marcelino Bessa, Minister of Finance of Angola, Representing Africa Group I Constituency comprising the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, IMFC Meeting of the IMF Board of Governors, September 27, 2002
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
May 30, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Fourth Review of Zambia's PRGF Arrangement, Approves US$64 Million Disbursement
May 20, 2002 -- Press Release: Zambia Accepts Article VIII Obligations
May 09, 2002 -- Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Joint Staff Assessment
Evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of a country's poverty reduction objectives and strategies, and in it the staffs of the IMF and World Bank make recommendations about whether the PRSP or IPRSP provides a sound basis for concessional assistance from the Bank and Fund, as well as for debt relief under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Debt Initiative. PDF File Size: 416Kb
May 09, 2002 -- Zambia -- Letter of Intent, Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 9, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
May 07, 2002 -- Zambia's Economic Promise, A Letter to the Editor By Abdoulaye Bio-Tchané
Published in the Washington Post
April 20, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with African Finance Ministers
March 31, 2002 -- Zambia--Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper--Table of Contents, March 2002
Describes the country's macroeconomic, structural, and social policies in support of growth and poverty reduction, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing.
February 01, 2002 -- The Economic Consequences of HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Working Paper No. 02/38
February 01, 2002 -- The Economic Consequences of HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Working Paper No. 02/38
December 06, 2001 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2001 Article IV Consultation with Zambia
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
November 17, 2001 -- Statement by Ms. Linah K. Mohohlo, Governor of the Bank of Botswana, at the International Monetary and Financial Committee, Ottawa, November 17, 2001
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of Angola, Botswana, Burundi, The Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
November 08, 2001 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Review Under Zambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$64 Million Disbursement
October 22, 2001 -- Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status Report
Evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of a country's poverty reduction objectives and strategies, and in it the staffs of the IMF and World Bank make recommendations about whether the PRSP or IPRSP provides a sound basis for concessional assistance from the Bank and Fund, as well as for debt relief under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Debt Initiative. PDF File Size: 389Kb
October 15, 2001 -- Zambia Letter of Intent, October 15, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
October 01, 2001 -- Providing Health Care to HIV Patients in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/3
October 01, 2001 -- Providing Health Care to HIV Patients in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/3
September 28, 2001 -- Zambia--Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status Report--Table of Contents, September 28, 2001
Describes the country's macroeconomic, structural, and social policies in support of growth and poverty reduction, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing.
August 01, 2001 -- The Impact of Public Education Expenditure on Human Capital, Growth, and Poverty in Tanzania and Zambia: A General Equilibrium Approach
Author/Editor: Jung, Hong-Sang | Thorbecke, Erik
Series: Working Paper No. 01/106
August 01, 2001 -- The Impact of Public Education Expenditure on Human Capital, Growth, and Poverty in Tanzania and Zambia: A General Equilibrium Approach
Author/Editor: Jung, Hong-Sang | Thorbecke, Erik
Series: Working Paper No. 01/106
April 17, 2001 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Third Annual PRGF Arrangement for Zambia
March 29, 2001 -- Zambia Letter of Intent, March 29, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
February 22, 2001 -- Loan to Zambia was Entirely Appropriate -- A Letter to the Editor by Ernesto Hernández-Catá, Associate Director, African Department, IMF
published in the Financial Times
December 08, 2000 -- Press Release: Zambia to Receive $3.8 Billion in Debt Service Relief:The IMF and the World Bank Support Debt Relief for Zambia under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative
December 08, 2000 -- Change to HIPC Rules Will Help Zambia -- A Letter to the Editor By G. E. Gondwe, Director, African Department, IMF
A Letter to the Editor By G. E. Gondwe, Director, African Department, IMF
December 01, 2000 -- CORRECTED News Brief: IMF's Deputy Managing Director Sugisaki Issues Statement on Zambia
December 01, 2000 -- Transcript of a press briefing by Thomas Dawson, Director IMF External Relations Department, December 1, 2000
I presume you all have seen the press release that we put out last evening on Turkey, and I think that's the release I wish to draw to your attention.
November 20, 2000 -- HIPC Decision Point Document for the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
Makes recommendations for decisions by the Executive Boards of the IMF and World Bank regarding: eligibility, timing of decision point under the Initiative, assistance required to reach the sustainability targets, and the agreed policy measures which when implemented would trigger the completion point. PDF File Size: 143Kb
September 23, 2000 -- Transcript of an IMF Press Conference by Ministers of Finance on Africa’s Prospects
I am delighted to welcome all of you to this press conference today on Africa's economic prospects.
August 24, 2000 -- Zambia's Financial Position much Improved -- IMF Response to an Article
This letter to the editor by Ernesto Hernández-Catá appeared in the Financial Times
July 27, 2000 -- CORRECTED and REVISED News Brief: IMF Completes First Review of Zambia Under PRGF-Supported Program and Approves US$13.2 Million Disbursement
July 20, 2000 -- HIPC Preliminary Document on the Enhanced Initiative for the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPCs)
Provides a preliminary assessment of a country's eligibility for assistance under the HIPC Initiative, based on a Debt Sustainability Analysis, the track record of policy performance, and progress with developing a poverty reduction strategy. PDF File Size: 363Kb
July 12, 2000 -- Assessment of the Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of a country's poverty reduction objectives and strategies, and in it the staffs of the IMF and World Bank make recommendations about whether the PRSP or IPRSP provides a sound basis for concessional assistance from the Bank and Fund, as well as for debt relief under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Debt Initiative. PDF File Size: 364Kb
July 07, 2000 -- Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper -- Zambia -- Table of Contents
Summarizes the current knowledge and analysis of a country's poverty situation, describes the existing poverty reduction strategy, and lays out the process for producing a fully developed PRSP in a participatory fashion.
June 30, 2000 -- Zambia Letter of Intent, June 30, 2000
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
May 22, 2000 -- IMF Survey:
Köhler visit to Latin America; Zambian-IMF seminars; Calvo on dollarization debate; Indonesian banking crises; withholding tax & capital flows; India's past and future reforms; DAC report on official development assistance; and military spending. PDF File Size: 438Kb
April 16, 2000 -- Statement by Mr. Trevor A. Manuel, Minister of South Africa, International Monetary and Financial Committee, April 16, 2000
The International Monetary and Financial Committee member for the constituency consisting of Angola, Botswana, Burundi, The Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
September 29, 1999 -- Statement by the Hon. Tantely Andrianarivo, Governor of the IMF for Madagascar, on behalf of the African Governors, at the Joint Annual Discussion
PDF File Size: 14Kb
July 14, 1999 -- The Cross-Border Initiative in Eastern and Southern Africa
The Initiative comprises a common policy framework aims to facilitate cross-border economic activity by eliminating barriers to the flow of goods, services, labor, and capital, and to help integrate markets by coordinating reform programs in several key structural areas, supported by appropriate macroeconomic policies.
July 01, 1999 -- Adjustment Costs, Irreversibility, and Investment Patterns in African Manufacturing
Author/Editor: Bigsten, Arne
Series: Working Paper No. 99/99
Notes: This paper was written by multiple authors (12).
May 05, 1999 -- Zambia - Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 99/43
April 29, 1999 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Zambia
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
March 26, 1999 -- Press Release: IMF Approves ESAF Loan for Zambia
March 10, 1999 -- Zambia Letter of Intent and Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, March 10, 1999
This Letter of Intent of the government of Zambia describes the policies that Zambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
March 10, 1999 -- Zambia Letter of Intent, March 10, 1999--Table 1
Table: Quantitative Performance Criteria and Benchmarks During the First Year of the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility
March 10, 1999 -- Zambia Letter of Intent, March 10, 1999--Table 2
Table: Prior Actions, Structural Performance Criteria, and Benchmarks During the First Annual Arrangement Under the Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility
March 10, 1999 -- Policy Framework Paper -- Zambia: Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper, 1999-2001 -- Table of Contents
Describes economic objectives, macroeconomic and structural policies for three-year adjustment programs supported by ESAF resources, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing
March 10, 1999 -- Policy Framework Paper--Zambia: Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper, 1998-2001 - Tables 1-3
Tables: Selected Economic and Financial Indicators; External Financial Requirement; and Policy Matrix
October 29, 1998 -- Press Briefing by Video Conference on Southern Africa by First Deputy Managing Director Stanley Fischer
I'm looking forward to discussing your questions about the economy of Southern Africa and about the work and the views of the IMF. I'd like to touch on what happened in the Fifty-Third Annual Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank that finished precisely three weeks ago.
December 15, 1997 -- Zambia--Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 97/118
September 06, 1996 -- Zambia--Statistical Annex
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 96/88
July 01, 1996 -- Equivalence of the Production and Consumption Methods of Calcuting the Value-Added Tax Base: Application in Zambia
Author/Editor: Pellechio, Anthony J. | Hill, Catharine
Series: Working Paper No. 96/67
December 06, 1995 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Three-year ESAF and One-year SAF Loans for Zambia
January 15, 1994 -- Zambia - Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 94/6
Notes: This statistical appendix on Zambia was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. In releasing this document for public use, confidential material may have been removed at the request of the member.

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