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Annual Meetings Speeches
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
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Article IV Staff Reports
September 18, 2013 -- The Gambia: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation; Informational Annex; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 13/289
January 30, 2012 -- The Gambia: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 12/17
September 03, 2010 -- The Gambia - 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report, Statement by the IMF Staff Representative, Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion, and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 10/274
October 03, 2008 -- The Gambia: 2008 Article IV Consultation and Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver 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 The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 08/324
December 19, 2006 -- The Gambia: 2006 Article IV Consultation and Assessment of Performance Under the Staff-Monitored Program-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 06/444
January 10, 2006 -- The Gambia: 2005 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 06/8
May 18, 2004 -- The Gambia: 2003 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Report on Noncomplying Disbursements and Recommendation for Corrective Action; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 04/143
February 23, 2004 -- The Gambia: 2002 Article IV Consultation, Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Use of HIPC Interim Assistance--Staff Report; Public Information Notice, News Brief, and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 04/42
August 20, 2001 -- The Gambia: 2001 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Authorities of The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 01/148
August 20, 2001 -- The Gambia: 2001 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Authorities of The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 01/148
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Finance & Development
March 01, 2001 -- Finance & Development, March 2001 - Point/Counterpoint - The Pros and Cons of Expanded Monetary Union in West Africa
R.D. Asante and Paul Robert Masson talk with Jacqueline Irving of the IMF's External Relations Department
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Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
November 28, 2000 -- HIPC Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative Decision Point Document
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: 1750Kb
October 24, 2000 -- HIPC Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative -- Preliminary Document
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: 325Kb
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IMF Survey Online
September 25, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Africa Faces 'Considerable Risks' From Global Downturn
African economies face considerable risks from a renewed global economic downturn, African finance ministers tell a Washington news briefing. They add that the continent’s economies are still on the recovery path from the previous global crisis and are in the process of restoring critical economic buffers.
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IMF Surveys
October 31, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
De Rato visits China, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and Belgium; Economic reviews of Ghana,The Gambia; Truman on IMF governance; Australia's economic expansion; Bahamas' monetary framework; Agricultural safeguards; Aid and NGOs; IMF promotes transparency. PDF File Size: 419Kb
July 22, 2002 -- IMF Survey:
Advisory panel for Argentina; The Gambia & governance; Euro-area surveillance; Dawson on lessons from Asia; transition to inflation targeting; fiscal policy & recessions; and better governance in statistical agencies. PDF File Size: 931Kb
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IMFC Statements
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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Joint Staff Assessments
June 20, 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: 131Kb
November 16, 2001 -- Joint Staff Assessment of the PRSP 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: 392Kb
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Letters of Intent
May 07, 2013 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 07, 2013
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May 04, 2012 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 04, 2012
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December 18, 2010 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 18, 2010
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January 21, 2010 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, January 21, 2010
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July 20, 2009 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, July 20, 2009
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February 03, 2009 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, February 03, 2009
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July 30, 2008 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, July 30, 2008
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December 07, 2007 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, Technical Memorandum of Understnading, December 07, 2007
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August 20, 2007 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, August 20, 2007
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February 07, 2007 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, February 07, 2007
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December 20, 2005 -- The Gambia -- Staff-Monitored Program: Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 20, 2005
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June 25, 2002 -- The Gambia -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 25, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of The Gambia describes the policies that The Gambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 14, 2001 -- The Gambia Letter of Intent, Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 14, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of The Gambia describes the policies that The Gambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
June 29, 2001 -- The Gambia Letter of Intent and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 29, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of The Gambia describes the policies that The Gambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 27, 2000 -- The Gambia Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 27, 2000
This Letter of Intent of the government of The Gambia describes the policies that The Gambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
July 07, 2000 -- The Gambia Letter of Intent, July 7, 2000
This Letter of Intent of the government of The Gambia describes the policies that The Gambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 08, 1999 -- The Gambia Letter of Intent, November 8, 1999
This Letter of Intent of the government of The Gambia describes the policies that The Gambia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
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News Briefs
July 23, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Gives Final Approval of a Three-Year, US$27 Million PRGF Arrangement for The Gambia
December 06, 2001 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Review Under The Gambia's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$4 million Disbursement
July 13, 2001 -- News Brief: IMF Completes The Gambia Review Under PRGF and Approves US$4 Million Disbursement
December 11, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Approves in Principle US$13 Million Loan for The Gambia Program Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility
July 19, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Completes First Review of The Gambia under PRGF-Supported Program and Approves US$ 4.51 Million Disbursement
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Other
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
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Policy Framework Paper
November 08, 1999 -- Policy Framework Paper -- The Gambia -- 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
May 13, 1998 -- Policy Framework Papers - The Gambia Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper 1998-2000 - Text
The Gambia--Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper, 1998-2000. Prepared by the Gambian authorities in collaboration with the staffs of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank
May 13, 1998 -- Policy Framework Papers - The Gambia Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper 1998-2000 - Tables
The Gambia--Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper, 1998-2000. Prepared by the Gambian authorities in collaboration with the staffs of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank
May 13, 1998 -- Policy Framework Paper - The Gambia Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper 1998-2000 - Table of Contents
The Gambia--Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper, 1998-2000. Prepared by the Gambian authorities in collaboration with the staffs of the IMF and the World Bank
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Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
April 30, 2002 -- The Gambia - Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Table of Contents, April 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.
November 01, 2001 -- The Gambia-Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status Report, November, 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.
October 05, 2000 -- The Republic of The Gambia -- Interim Strategy for Poverty Alleviation II -- Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
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.
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Press Releases
April 04, 2014 -- Press Release: Statement at the End of an IMF Staff Visit to The Gambia
November 20, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Reviews Policy Implementation under the ECF in The Gambia
September 13, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
June 18, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to The Gambia
May 22, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for The Gambia and Approves US$2.3 Million Disbursement
April 12, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to The Gambia for Concluding Discussions of the First Review of the ECF Arrangement
December 07, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to The Gambia
September 18, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to The Gambia for Discussions of the First Review of the ECF Arrangement
May 25, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves Three-Year, US$28.3 Million Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and US$14.2 Million Disbursement for The Gambia
March 06, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to The Gambia for Negotiations of a New ECF Arrangement
November 01, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to The Gambia
June 01, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Visit to The Gambia
March 18, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission to The Gambia
January 07, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Seventh Review Under The Gambia's Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Approves US$3.56 Million Disbursement
November 11, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Visit to The Gambia for the Seventh Review of the Program Under the Extended Credit Facility
May 20, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to The Gambia
February 19, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under The Gambia’s ECF Arrangement and Approves a 12-Month Extension and US$ US$7.1 Million Augmentation
November 05, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Visit to The Gambia for the Sixth Review of the Three-Year Program Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility
August 07, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Completes the Fifth Review Under The Gambia’s PRGF Arrangement and Approves a US$8 Million Disbursement
May 22, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Mission to The Gambia on Progress Under the PRGF-Supported Program
February 18, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under PRGF Arrangement for The Gambia and Approves US$9.2 Million Augmentation and US$7.5 Million Disbursement
November 11, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission to The Gambia
September 08, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review under PRGF Arrangement for The Gambia and Approves US$3.1 Million Disbursement
June 03, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission to The Gambia
December 20, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF and World Bank Support The Gambia's Completion Point Under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative and Approve Debt Relief Under the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative
December 19, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under PRGF Arrangement with The Gambia and Approves US$3.1 Million Disbursement
August 30, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First Review Under the PRGF Arrangement with The Gambia and Approves US$3.1 Million Disbursement
June 25, 2007 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission to The Gambia
February 21, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$21 Million PRGF Arrangement for The Gambia and Additional Interim Assistance under the HIPC Initiative
March 08, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Reviews Noncomplying Disbursement to The Gambia
December 10, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Statement on The Gambia
July 10, 2002 -- Press Release: IMF Approves In Principle a Three-Year, US$27 Million PRGF Arrangement for The Gambia
December 14, 2000 -- Press Release: The Gambia To Receive US$91 Million in Debt Service Relief: The IMF and World Bank Support Debt Relief For The Gambia Under The Enhanced HIPC Initiative
November 19, 1999 -- Press Release: IMF Approves US$11.8 Million Loan to The Gambia under the Second Annual ESAF Review
June 29, 1998 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Three-Year ESAF Credit for The Gambia
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Public Information Notices
January 20, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 13, 2011 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Discusses Updated Ex-Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement in The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
August 27, 2010 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
September 22, 2008 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2008 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
October 20, 2006 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
September 08, 2005 -- Revised -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2005 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
May 18, 2004 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
October 08, 2002 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2002 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 26, 2001 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2001 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
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.
August 15, 2000 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with The Gambia
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.
July 12, 1999 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Gambia
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.
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Publications
May 28, 2013 -- The Gambia - First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility, Request for Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, and Request for Rephasing of Reviews
Series: Country Report No. 13/139
June 06, 2012 -- The Gambia: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 12/129
January 24, 2011 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper—Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 11/27
January 21, 2011 -- The Gambia: Seventh Review of the Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility, Request for Rephasing of the Eighth Review and Extension of the Arrangement, and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria—Staff Report; Informational Annex; Public Information Notice; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for The Gambia.
Series: Country Report No. 11/22
January 13, 2011 -- The Gambia: Ex-Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement-an Update
Series: Country Report No. 11/15
September 01, 2010 -- International Reserve Adequacy in The Gambia
Author/Editor: Tereanu, Eugen
Series: Working Paper No. 10/215
March 09, 2010 -- The Gambia - Sixth Review Under the Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and Request for Extension and Augmentation of the Arrangement, and Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release; Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 10/61
September 01, 2009 -- The Gambia: Demand for Broad Money and Implications for Monetary Policy Conduct
Author/Editor: Sriram, Subramanian S.
Series: Working Paper No. 09/192
August 24, 2009 -- The Gambia - Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion - Staff Report; and Press Release
Series: Country Report No. 09/268
March 10, 2009 -- The Gambia - Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Augmentation of Access, and Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 09/92
March 02, 2009 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Annual Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 09/75
March 02, 2009 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Annual Progress Report - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 09/76
October 03, 2008 -- The Gambia: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 08/325
March 24, 2008 -- The Gambia: Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative - Completion Point Document and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative
Series: Country Report No. 08/109
March 24, 2008 -- The Gambia: Addendum to the Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 08/110
February 04, 2008 -- The Gambia: Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver and Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 08/38
September 10, 2007 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 07/307
September 10, 2007 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 07/308
September 07, 2007 -- The Gambia: First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver and Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 07/306
March 26, 2007 -- The Gambia: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 07/126
March 22, 2007 -- The Gambia: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia
Series: Country Report No. 07/116
November 07, 2006 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Second Annual Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 06/396
November 07, 2006 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Second Annual Progress Report - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 06/397
February 24, 2006 -- Selected African Countries: IMF Technical Assistance Evaluation - Public Expenditure Management Reform
Series: Country Report No. 06/67
February 03, 2006 -- The Gambia: Staff-Monitored Program
Series: Country Report No. 06/38
January 17, 2006 -- The Gambia: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 06/10
January 17, 2006 -- The Gambia: Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement
Series: Country Report No. 06/11
January 17, 2006 -- The Gambia: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Annual Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 06/12
January 17, 2006 -- The Gambia: Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Annual Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 06/13
December 01, 2005 -- The Gambia: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes - Data Module, Response by the Authorities, and Detailed Assessments Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework
Series: Country Report No. 05/421
May 18, 2004 -- The Gambia: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 04/142
November 01, 2001 -- Reviewing Some Early Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers in Africa
Author/Editor: Robb, Caroline M. | Scott, Alison MacEwen
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/5
November 01, 2001 -- Reviewing Some Early Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers in Africa
Author/Editor: Robb, Caroline M. | Scott, Alison MacEwen
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/5
September 06, 2000 -- The Gambia: Selected Issues
Series: IMF Staff Country Report no. 00/114
August 18, 1999 -- The Gambia: Selected Issues
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 99/71
August 01, 1999 -- Investment, Capital Accumulation, and Growth - Some Evidence from The Gambia 1964-98
Author/Editor: Beddies, Christian H.
Series: Working Paper No. 99/117
December 15, 1997 -- The Gambia--Statistical Annex
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 97/116
December 19, 1995 -- The Gambia - Recent Economic Developments
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 95/123
Notes: This report on recent economic developments in The Gambia was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. As such, the views expressed in this document are those of the staff team and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Government of The Gambia, or the Executive Board of the IMF.
September 15, 1994 -- Coordinating Stabilization and Structural Reform: Proceedings of the Seminar Coordination of Structural Reform and Macroeconomic Stabilization, Washington, D.C., June 17-26, 1993
Author/Editor: Bart, Richard C. | Roe, Alan | Wong, Chorng-Huey
April 01, 1994 -- Operational Issues Related to the Functioning of Interbank Foreign Exchange Markets in Selected African Countries
Author/Editor: McDonald, Calvin A. | Lum, Yin-Fun
Series: Working Paper No. 94/48
April 01, 1994 -- Operational Issues Related to the Functioning of Interbank Foreign Exchange Markets in Selected African Countries
Author/Editor: McDonald, Calvin A. | Lum, Yin-Fun
Series: Working Paper No. 94/48
April 01, 1993 -- Experience With Floating Interbank Exchange Rate Systems in Five Developing Economies
Author/Editor: Galbis, Vicente
Series: Working Paper No. 93/36
April 01, 1993 -- Experience With Floating Interbank Exchange Rate Systems in Five Developing Economies
Author/Editor: Galbis, Vicente
Series: Working Paper No. 93/36
September 15, 1992 -- The Gambia: Economic Adjustment in a Small Open Economy
Author/Editor: Hadjimichael, Michael T. | Rumbaugh, Thomas | Verreydt, Eric
Series: Occasional Paper No. 100
Notes: Prepared by Michael T. Hadjimichael, Thomas Rumbaugh, and Eric Verreydt, with Philippe Beaugrand and Christopher Chirwa.
December 01, 1991 -- Interest Rate Liberalization: Some Lessons from Africa
Author/Editor: Turtelboom, Bart
Series: Working Paper No. 91/121
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