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Malawi Resident Representative Site

Resident Representative Office in Malawi

January, 2010

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

News and Highlights


Sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges for 2010

Remarks by Ms. Antoinette Sayeh Director, African Department of the International Monetary Fund The Brookings Institution–November 19, 2009 click for more

The World Must Not Forget Africa During This Crisis

As the world struggles with the most serious financial turmoil of the post-war era, attention has focused on the advanced and emerging-market economies that are most immediately affected. But the impact on poor countries is far more severe. click for more

IMF to Assist Africa Hit Hard by Global Downturn

"While the headlines have been dominated by the impact of the crisis on advanced economies and emerging markets, the crisis also poses a severe challenge for African countries, which the international community must not ignore," said IMF Deputy Managing Director Takatoshi Kato. click for more

Malawi and The IMF

Malawi: Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Request for Waivers for Non-Observance of Performance Criteria, Extensions of the Arrangement, Modification of Performance Criterion, and Rephasing of Disbursements-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malawi

March 30, 2015
Series: Country Report No. 15/83 click for more

Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth and Sixth Reviews under Malawi’s ECF Arrangement, and Approves US$ 18.1 Million Disbursement

March 23, 2015

Malawi -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, March 04, 2015

March 4, 2015
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Press Release: East African Officials Note Progress in Harmonization of National Accounts Statistics

February 25, 2015

Press Release: IMF Staff Completes Review Mission to Malawi

December 18, 2014

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Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

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The October 2014 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa anticipates continued strong growth in much of Sub-Saharan Africa, driven by efforts to invest in infrastructure and by strong agricultural production. However, the current Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is exacting a heavy toll, with spillovers to neighboring countries. In addition, external threats to the region's overall positive outlook include global financial conditions and a slowdown in emerging market growth. Other topics are building resilience in fragile states and addressing the infrastructure deficit. Click for more

IMF Opens Africa Training Institute in Mauritius

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on June 26, 2014 opened the Africa Training Institute (ATI) in Ebene, Mauritius, adding an important regional center to a global network of centers helping to develop countries' policymaking capacity by transferring economic skills and best practices.