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|Nigeria and the IMF|
Updated January 23, 2015
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on February 21, 2014. Listed below are items related to Nigeria, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|January 06, 2001 -- Exchange Rate Regimes: Is the Bipolar View Correct? -- Address by Stanley Fischer|
Prepared for delivery as the Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government, jointly sponsored by the American Economic Association and the Society of Government Economists, at the meetings of the American Economic Association, New Orleans
|December 01, 2000 -- Policies for Faster Growth and Poverty Reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Role of the IMF -- An IMF Issues Brief|
After two decades of economic stagnation and little progress in poverty reduction, the seeds of an economic renaissance in sub-Saharan Africa, with faster growth and less poverty, have been sown in recent years. This Issues Brief, after reviewing recent economic developments, outlines the key policy issues that countries in the region will need to address and the contribution that the international community, including the IMF, will need to make to build on recent gains and establish a virtuous cycle of sustained high-quality growth.
|September 24, 2000 -- Statement by Carlos Saito G-24 Chairman to the Second Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, September 24, 2000|
Speaking as the Chairman of the Intergovernmental Group of 24 on International Monetary Affairs
|August 14, 2000 -- IMF Survey:|
Köhler on IMF reforms and press questions; IMF outreach on standards and codes and public debt management; Stand-By credit for Nigeria; UN economic and social survey; Dubrovnik Economic Conference; data provision for surveillance; Emerging Market Finance. PDF File Size: 745Kb
|August 07, 2000 -- Transcript of a Question and Answer Session Following an Address by Horst Köhler on The IMF in a Changing World|
Includes about 30 minutes of questions and answers.
|August 04, 2000 -- CORRECTED Press Release: IMF Approves Stand-By Credit for Nigeria|
|August 03, 2000 -- Nigeria Supplementary Letter of Intent, August 3, 2000|
This Supplementary Letter of Intent of the government of Nigeria describes the policies that Nigeria intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
|July 20, 2000 -- Nigeria Letter of Intent and Memorandum on Economic and Financial Policies of the Federal Government for 2000|
This Letter of Intent of the government of Nigeria describes the policies that Nigeria intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
|June 13, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Managing Director Horst Köhler to Visit Cameroon, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal, and South Africa|
|June 13, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas Dawson, Director, IMF External Relations Department|
There will be a number of events, meetings and so on, that the Fund management and staff will be having in anticipation and in the run-up to the Annual Meetings, particularly what I think I would describe as outreach, both with nongovernmental organizations and civil society, but also with media events in the three months prior, running up to the meetings.
|May 04, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas Dawson, Director, IMF External Relations Department|
The new Managing Director did arrive at approximately 8:05 on Tuesday morning, May 2nd, and is at work.
|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
|April 15, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by the G-24 Ministers|
Much work remains to be done in order to reduce the gap between the richest and the poorest countries of the world. With this in mind, the communique underscores the importance of strengthening the efforts to fight poverty, including the timely and adequate funding of the Enhanced HIPC Initiative and lowering barriers to developing country exports.
|January 31, 2000 -- Nigeria: Statistical Appendix|
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 00/06
|January 12, 2000 -- Transcript of a press briefing by videoteleconference by Michel Camdessus, Managing Director, IMF, in advance of the Conference of African Heads of State, in Libreville, Gabon|
We have been in a dialogue with your countries throughout these past years, and particularly last year, and you have told us in very clear words that this fight against poverty, this fight for reducing debt is a decisive obstacle to development.
|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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|April 23, 1999 -- Transcript of a World Bank/IMF Press Briefing on the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPCs) Debt Initiative|
I'm sure you'll have specific questions about some of the recent activities with the Boards of both the IMF and the World Bank looking at some of the submissions from the donor governments and these NGOs that took place last week.
|April 05, 1999 -- IMF Survey:|
Agreement on key elements of Russian program; credit disbursement for Brazil; augmented support for Indonesia; Camdessus on Nigeria's reforms; large capital flows; exchange rate implications of EMU; and strengthened SDDS: and offshore banking. PDF File Size: 235Kb
|March 18, 1999 -- Supporting Nigeria’s Recovery: An IMF Perspective - Address by Michel Camdessus|
Given at the conference Nigeria: The Way Forward, Abuja
|February 22, 1999 -- Nigeria Memorandum on Economic and Financial Policies, February 22, 1999 -- Letter of Intent|
This memorandum describes the policies that Nigeria is implementing in the framework of a staff-monitored program. A members's staff-monitored program is an informal and flexible instrument for dialogue between the IMF staff and a member on its economic policies.