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Central African Republic Resident Representative Site

Resident Representative Office in Central African Republic

February 2010

This web page provides information in on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Central African Republic and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Central African Republic and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English and French that deal with Central African Republic.

News and Highlights



A Newsletter of the IMF on Low-income countries; November 2012 click for more

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 Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn embarks on a three-country visit to the region. click for more

The World Must Not Forget Africa During This Crisis; A Commentary by Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund

This op-ed has been widely circulated to newspapers throughout the world. This is from The National (United Arab Emirates), February 10, 2009. click for more

Central African Republic and The IMF

Press Release: IMF Mission and the Central African Republic Reach Staff-level Agreement on Financial Assistance Under The Rapid Credit Facility

April 3, 2014

Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund

December 12, 2013

Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Conference

April 11, 2013

Press Release: IMF Concludes ECF Review Mission to the Central African Republic

November 7, 2012

IMF Survey: Oil Revenue Has Power to Transform Countries of Central Africa

October 3, 2012
In a new book titled “Oil Wealth in Central Africa: Policies for Inclusive Growth”, several IMF economists analyze the challenges of managing oil wealth in Central Africa and outline policies that could help the region’s five oil producing countries overcome these obstacles. click for more

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Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

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The October 2013 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa provides a comprehensive report on the prospects for growth in the region, as well as the major risks to the outlook. Generally, growth is expected to remain strong despite a downward revision since the May 2013 report. The report analyzes drivers of growth in nonresource-rich sub-Saharan African countries, and examines the risks to frontier market economies of volatile capital flows as they become more integrated with international capital markets. Click for more