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|Pakistan and the IMF|
Updated May 11, 2015
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on September 04, 2013. Listed below are items related to Pakistan, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|February 12, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Focus Now on Applying Stimulus, IMF Says Ahead of G-7|
IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn says advanced countries must now focus on getting their economies moving again by implementing the stimulus packages they have announced, as well as cleaning up their financial sectors.
|December 31, 2008 -- IMF Survey:|
Global financial crisis, Iceland, Poul Thomsen, IMF work program, IMF Shocks Facility, Kyrgyz Republic; Malawi; Exogenous Shocks Facility, Pakistan loan, IMF and social safety nets, gains against poverty in jeopardy, commodity prices slump, Latin America withstands shocks, Improved policies help Latin America, Asian Regional Outlook, Bosnia and Herzegovina, news briefs PDF File Size: 362Kb
|December 11, 2008 -- Pakistan's Economic Comeback, By Masood Ahmed, Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department,|
|December 02, 2008 -- Pakistan: Request for Stand-By Arrangement-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan|
Series: Country Report No. 08/364
|November 25, 2008 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Pakistan With Juan Carlos Di Tata, Senior Advisor, Middle East and Central Asia Department|
|November 25, 2008 -- IMF Survey: IMF Watching Out for Poor in Crisis Loan Talks|
In loan negotiations with countries hit by the financial crisis, the IMF is encouraging governments to maintain or develop social safety nets for the poor even as they adjust to the harsher environment of the economic downturn, IMF chief says.
|November 24, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$7.6 Billion Stand-By Arrangement for Pakistan|
|November 24, 2008 -- IMF Survey: Pakistan Gets $7.6 Billion Loan from IMF|
The IMF approves a $7.6 billion loan for Pakistan to support its program to stabilize and rebuild the economy while expanding its social safety net to protect the poor. The South Asian country will receive $3.1 billion immediately to bolster its reserves.
|November 20, 2008 -- Pakistan -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 20, 2008|
Also available in Urdu PDF File Size: 339Kb
|November 15, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Announces Staff Level Agreement with Pakistan on US$7.6 Billion Loan|
|November 15, 2008 -- IMF Survey: IMF Outlines $7.6 Billion Loan for Pakistan|
The IMF says it has reached an initial agreement with Pakistan on the key elements of an economic program supported by an $7.6 billion loan to meet the country's serious balance of payments difficulties.
|October 22, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Strauss-Kahn on Pakistan|
|October 22, 2008 -- IMF Survey: IMF in Talks on Loans to Countries Hit by Financial Crisis|
The IMF, which has announced its readiness to lend billions of dollars to support nations hit by fallout from the global financial turmoil, is holding talks with several countries about possible new lending programs, as well as advising governments how to react to the economic downturn.
|October 13, 2008 -- Statement by the Hon. Shaukat Tarin, Governor of the World Bank Group for Pakistan, at the Joint Annual Discussion|
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|September 04, 2008 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Masood Ahmed, Director, External Relations Department, IMF|
|July 24, 2008 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Senior Advisor, External Relations Department, IMF|
|April 24, 2008 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Masood Ahmed, Director, External Relations Department, IMF|
|April 15, 2008 -- Pakistan: Report on Observance of Standards and Codes - Fiscal Transparency Module - An Update|
Series: Country Report No. 08/129
|April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by Honourable Mohammed Laksaci, Governor, Banque d'Algérie|
On behalf of: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Algeria, Islamic Republic of Iran, Morocco, Pakistan, Tunisia. PDF File Size: 169Kb
|February 20, 2008 -- Transcript of a Press Conference Call by Mohamad Elhage, Chief of the International Monetary Fund's Mission to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, on the IMF's Article IV Consultation Report|