|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on January 10, 2014. Listed below are items related to the Republic of Korea, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|January 12, 1998 -- IMF Survey:|
IMF accelerates disbursement to Korea, interim World Economic Outlook revises projections downward; Supplemental Reserve Facility; lessons from systemic bank restructuring efforts. PDF File Size: 409Kb
|December 24, 1997 -- Korea Letter of Intent, December 24, 1997|
This Letter of Intent of the government of Korea describes the policies that Korea intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
|December 24, 1997 -- News Brief: Korea Strengthens Economic Program; IMF to Activate Additional Financial Support|
|December 19, 1997 -- Press Conference of Michael Mussa, Economic Counsellor and Director, Research Department|
I'd like to welcome you to the press conference of Mr. Michael Mussa, Economic Counselor and Director of Research of the International Monetary Fund, who will present the IMF staff's Interim Assessment of the World Economic Outlook.
|December 18, 1997 -- News Brief: IMF Executive Board Completes 1st Review of Korean Program: Activates Supplemental Reserve Facility|
|December 18, 1997 -- Press Conference of Michel Camdessus, Managing Director|
But there are a few items on which I owe you a few explanations. One is the important initiative of Japan yesterday in the fiscal and banking areas--an initiative we do welcome here. Second, in the Fund these last few days, we have been quite busy with the adoption of a new instrument for the IMF to be even more effective in addressing what we call here the crisis of the 21st Century. But as the 21st Century has started 2 years ago or 3 years ago in Mexico, we will immediately utilize this instrument for the continuation of our program in Korea.
|December 15, 1997 -- IMF Survey:|
Featured in this issue: IMF Stand-By Arrangement with Korea, Fischer press conference on Korea, Camdessus on globalization and workers, trade liberalization and regional initiatives in Africa, and official financing for developing countries. PDF File Size: 546Kb
|December 08, 1997 -- Symposium on Capital Flows and Financial System Stability in Asia--Address by Shigemitsu Sugisaki|
Institute for International Monetary Affairs - International Monetary Fund, Tokyo, Japan
|December 05, 1997 -- Republic of Korea IMF Stand-By Arrangement December 5, 1997|
This document which is the property of Korea is being made available on the IMF website by agreement with the member as a service to users of the IMF website.
|December 05, 1997 -- Press Conference of Stanley Fischer|
A briefing by Mr. Stanley Fischer, First Deputy Managing Director on the stand-by arrangement for Korea which the Executive Board of the Fund approved last evening.
|December 04, 1997 -- Press Release: IMF Approves SDR 15.5 Billion Stand-by Credit for Korea|
|December 03, 1997 -- Korea Letter of Intent, December 3, 1997|
This Letter of Intent of the government of Korea describes the policies that Korea intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF. That request was approved by the Executive Board of the IMF on December 4, 1997.
|December 03, 1997 -- News Brief: Camdessus Welcomes Conclusion of Talks with Korea on IMF Program|
|December 03, 1997 -- News Brief: IMF Management Welcomes Italy’s Participation in Korean Financing Package|
|December 02, 1997 -- Making Globalization Work for Workers--Address by Michel Camdessus|
Address given to the 24th Congress of the World Confederation of Labor, Bangkok, Thailand
|December 02, 1997 -- Rebuilding Confidence in Asia--Remarks by Michel Camdessus|
Speech to the ASEAN Business Forum, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
|December 01, 1997 -- Money, Wages and Inflation in Middle-Income Developing Countries|
Author/Editor: Agénor, Pierre-Richard | Hoffmaister, Alexander W.
Series: Working Paper No. 97/174
|December 01, 1997 -- IMF Survey:|
Featured in this issue: Camdessus visit to Southeast Asia; APEC communique on Asian crisis; framework for Asian regional cooperation; Korea requests IMF assistanace; lessons from Asian crisis; corruption and capital spending; institutional and regulatory reform needed in Russia; prospects for MENA; and avoiding public pension crises. PDF File Size: 334Kb
|November 28, 1997 -- The Asian Crisis and the International Response -- Address by Michel Camdessus|
Given at the Institute of Advanced Business Studies (IESE) of the University of Navarra, Barcelona, Spain
|November 21, 1997 -- News Brief: Camdessus Welcomes Korea’s Request for IMF Assistance|